Finnish research finds future in digital spare parts

November 16, 2017

A two-year project led by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Aalto University investigated how digital spare parts can boost industry.

VTT’s technology brings high-frequency costs down

November 14, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a manufacturing technology that enables cost-efficient integration of very high-frequency terahertz systems for application in telecommunications and imaging, and for smaller space instruments.

FIMM and Labcyte expand collaboration

November 10, 2017

The Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) has extended its collaboration with biotechnology tools company Labcyte, with multiple new approaches to personalised medicine that leverage Labcyte’s acoustic liquid handling technology.

VTT takes recycling to another level

November 7, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new electronic waste recycling concept that makes use of different technologies for more efficient material recovery, including that of critical raw materials.

Technology

VTT and Hydroline smarten-up products business

October 26, 2017

Finland’s leading hydraulic cylinder manufacturer Hydroline is picking the brains of VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, to develop networked and intelligent products that transition Hydroline from a product-centric to a service-based business model.

BC Platforms serves as medium for MS research

October 19, 2017

Finnish BC Platforms offers its technology solutions and research platform to Biogen and the Accelerated Cure Project (ACP) to advance research into multiple sclerosis (MS).

Society

Elenia one of the best at CHARGE Awards

October 12, 2017

Electricity distribution system operator Elenia was chosen as the Best Distribution Brand during the CHARGE Energy Branding Conference held in Reykjavik, Iceland.

VTT equips itself for future of product development

October 5, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has installed plasma equipment in Tampere to develop and pilot 3D printing powders with.

Finland and the US launch joint cyber research

September 28, 2017

Focussing on cyber security, research collaboration between Finland and the US will be housed at a new Cyber Research Institute being founded in Oulu and the US National Science Foundation’s ‘Industry University Cooperative Research Center’ programme. 

Finnish scientists awarded for dog gel paper

September 25, 2017

A research group led by Finnish Orion Pharma scientists have landed an award for a study paper on dexmedetomidine oromucosal gel for noise anxiety in dogs.

VTT discovers new fibre in used cotton

September 21, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new recycling method where worn cotton is dissolved and remade into a completely new fabric.