Hi there Rui Oliveira!

This spring, four industry-employed PhD-students were recruited to the Wallenberg Autonomous Systems Program (WASP) at KTH. One of them is Rui Filipe De Sousa Olivera who, beside his new position at KTH, is employed at Scania.

The yearbook of 2015

In the school’s yearbook, you can read about the education and research that was conducted during 2015. In the edition of 2015, this includes news on how electrical engineering can be used to detect skin cancer, the hunt for water in space, how the school work with student cooperation and an interview with our new Professor Viktoria Fodor.

Tests show how trucks can reuse engine heat for power

A 195-year-old discovery is behind a new system that will save vehicles hundreds of litres of fuel and reduce their carbon emissions by as much as 1,000 tonnes per year.

Shaping the future

What form will tomorrow’s transport take? At the Integrated Transport Research Lab and Smart Mobility Lab, KTH and Scania work closely to solve transport-related environmental challenges globally.

RESEARCH

Self-driving trucks in the near future

A self-driving truck under development by Scania and KTH researchers has tested successfully at speeds of up to 90 kilometres-per-hour. 

"We have come a long way with the work and have already proven with a real truck that the task is possible," says Bo Wahlberg, professor of control engineering.

NEWS

64 million SEK in research grants

SSF is giving two projects at the School of Electrical Engineering grants of a total of 64 million SEK. The projects are led by Dimos Dimarogonas and Karl-Henrik Johansson. In total, KTH received almost a quarter of a billion SEK from the SSF for research within smart systems and materials science.

WASP offers four strongly financed professorships

WASP is now offering four strongly financed professorships at the coordinating universities, one of them being KTH. The positions are not specified to specific topics which means that applications from all research areas of WASP are welcome. The positions include post-doc and graduate student funding, and access to well-financed planned autonomous research arenas.

Read about the professorships

KTH Tech Talks

Listen to KTH Tech Talks, a podcast that brings together scientists for a 20-minute conversation about their mututal field of research. In the fourth episode, Wouter van der Wijngaart from the department of Micro and nano systems, is one of two scientists featured. 

Listen to episodes of KTH Tech Talks

New docent

Daniel Månsson, Electromagnetic engineering
His docent lecture

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