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I have been granted right to study at Doctoral level by Aalto University School of Engineering

That is a friend’s restored vintage Porsche I’m standing in front of, on the day I heard about my admission to the PhD programme in Aalto University. I’m officially admitted to the department of mechanical engineering, or konetekniikka as its known in suomi. In the Finnish system, I was admitted as an enrolled student as […]

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Helsinki to Shanghai

Flying out to Shanghai today with the Design Factory. Lots of exciting things happening over there, not the least is the chance to see the World Expo and the city itself.

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PDP Gala: The night before…

The Product Development Program’s Annual Product Design Gala kicks off early tomorrow morning.  Live videostreaming here from 1200 to 1700. Time: Friday 23 April 2010 Exhibition open: 9:00 – 17:00 Seminars starting at: 12:00, 13:45 & 16:00 Place: Aalto Design Factory, Betonimiehenkuja 5, Otaniemi, Espoo Here’s a quick look at the scene downstairs, Here’s the […]

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Developing Car for Emerging Markets – Case Tata Nano

Bachelor’s Thesis, Aalto University of Science and Technology, April 16 2010 Auton suunnitteluprosessi kehittyville markkinoille myytäessä – Case Tata Nano by Justus Reinikainen (English translation available) Summary: This thesis dealt with the Indian Tata Motors’ biggest successes, the world’s cheapest car, Tata Nano. The car is sold in India for about 100 000 rupees, or […]

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