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Aalto

Alvar ('alvar). 1898--1976, Finnish architect and furniture designer, noted particularly for his public and industrial buildings, in which wood is much used. He invented bent plywood furniture (1932)
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This work has been supported by Aalto University's Multidisciplinary Institute of Digitalisation and Energy (MIDE) and the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES).
I went to Aalto expecting pretentious food, unreasonably priced, served by snooty staff in a lobby with zero atmosphere but I got classic English dishes that didn't break the bank (at just over PS60 for two with Purity beer) and the least fussy, most professional and friendly service I've had in Birmingham.
Aalto and America is an exhaustive (and at times exhausting) study of all aspects of Aalto's interaction with the US.
It became clear that the first issue that was important in terms of the Aalto merger was that it had a vision that was linked into a national policy of innovation and competitiveness.
Aalto University will lead the programme and will provide premises, coaching services and access to both academic and business networks for new app developers.
Kicking off in May 2012, the Finland-based program will be led and managed by Aalto University, which has a growing reputation as a hotbed of new startup companies.
For over a generation, the Alvar Aalto Symposium has taken place on a triennial basis at Jyvaskyla in central Finland.
Joan was predeceased by her husband of 55 years, Tauno Aalto, who died June 24, 2007.
When I went there to visit the Alvar Aalto Library in 2000 I found a city with a complex present and in that context understood an awkward blind spot on the part of many Finns regarding its contemporary life.
Veli-Matti Airaksinen, director of Aalto Nanofab at Micronova, the acquisition of the new system.
The Aalto University Foundation, operating as Aalto University (business ID 2228357-4) invites tenders for a fluorescence-activated cell sorting device (hereinafter referred to as FCS ).
Washington, July 10 ( ANI ): Researchers at Aalto University in Finland have, for the first time, located where the sounds associated with the northern lights are created.