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  • High Voltage Association Student Excellence Award to Roya Nikjoo

    Published Aug 11, 2016

    PhD student Roya Nikjoo has received the High Voltage Association Student Excellence Award of 2016. The award was presented at the IEEE International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference in San...

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  • Award to Christos Kolitsidas

    Published Aug 28, 2014
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  • A smart networker for a smart grid

    Published May 13, 2014

    Sweden’s top proponent of smart grid technology, Lina Bertling Tjernberg, has dedicated her career to analysing the reliability of electric power systems, mainly focusing on the grid. This is no easy ...

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  • Lightning harnessed to protect grid components

    Published Feb 24, 2014

    The foes of power grids everywhere, lightning and other high voltage currents now can help utilities track the health of components throughout their systems.

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  • She takes online fingerprints of power components

    Published Nov 04, 2013

    Researchers don’t like them, nor do power companies. They are seen as disturbances in the power grid. But lightning and other natural high voltage currents are inevitable. Roya Nikjoo has exploited th...

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  • Spreading the word about smart grids

    Published Sep 09, 2013

    With Sweden's first professor of the smart grid joining the faculty, KTH could become an international driving force on the subject.

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  • Breakthrough enables long-distance delivery of renewable energy

    Göran Engdahl, professor of Electromagnetic Engineering, has contributed to the development of an eagerly awaited circuit-breaker for high voltage direct current (HVDC).
    Published Sep 04, 2013

    Smart grids are fundamental to allow increasing amount of renewable energy in the network. A much more flexible grid is also required in order to generate and transport solar energy from the Sahara to...

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  • Enhancing ultra-high spectral efficiency in 4G and beyond

    Andrés Alayón Glazunov, post-doc, Electromagnetic Engineering who explores fusion of two worlds.
    Published Jan 20, 2013

    Andrés Alayón Glazunov combines signal processing and electromagnetic theory in his research. The result? He has discovered physical limitations on the antenna gain patterns in wireless propagation ch...

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  • How to develop the next generation wireless networks

    Published Nov 23, 2012

    35 researchers from 13 countries have written a textbook they hope will help developing next generation wireless networks. Andrés Alayón Glazunov at KTH is one of the editors.

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  • Thesis projects closer to the industry

    A switch yard is one component in the chain of the power grid.
    A switch yard is one component in the chain of the power grid that students would work on in the industry-sponsored thesis projects.
    Published Mar 01, 2011

    14 industry-sponsored master projects in controllable and intelligent power components for electric grids will give students the opportunity to apply their engineering skills in an industrial context....

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  • The Magnetic Material Man Jiles to KTH

    Published Jun 11, 2010

    With magnetic cooling, environmentally hazardous freon gas and other cooling agents can disappear from our fridges. David Jiles is coming to KTH to talk about material for magnetic cooling as well as ...

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  • RCAM examensarbete presenteras vid Elinorr möte

    Published Sep 14, 2009

    Claes Böös och Richard Göransson har utvecklat mjukvaruverktyget RACalc, ett verktyg för tillförlitlighetsanalyser av radiella distributionsnät.

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  • Researchers at ETK receives IEEE EMC Society Best Transaction Paper Award 2008

    Published Aug 26, 2009
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  • Kungen bjuder till samtal om framtidens elkraftsförsörjning

    Published Dec 11, 2008

    Lina Bertling, Docent på EE och forskningschef vid Svenska Kraftnät, pekar på möjligheterna inom framtidens elkraftsförsörjning.

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  • Lina Bertling appointed Professor at Chalmers

    Published Nov 21, 2008

    Lina Bertling has been appointed as Professor in Sustainable Electrical Systems at Chalmers.

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  • Pris för årets bästa exjobb

    Published Jun 12, 2008

    Sabina Karlsson har fått föreningen UTEK:s pris för bästa examensarbete 2007 inom området driftsäkerhet, underhåll och livscykelekonomi.

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