School of Architecture and Built Environment


Sweden’s bridges on the way towards the internet of things

Researchers from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm are rigging up the country’s bridges with multiple sensors that allow early detection of wear and tear. The real-time detection could extend the life of bridges with a decade.


New tool to handle decision making dilemmas in construction and renovation

In her doctoral thesis, Milena Medineckiene presents a tool that combines multi-criteria decision making methods and building certification systems (LEED, BREEAM and the Swedish system Miljöbyggnad) in order to make weighted, sustainable decisions in complicated construction tasks.


Addressing the culture of the architectural discipline

Brady Burroughs' doctoral thesis is a queer feminist project, written as a pulp fiction. With over 150 full graphic pages, a more familiar literary language, and various forms of writing, the project takes seriously, in an uncertain, improper and playful way, what is usually deemed unserious within the architectural discipline.

Undermining the usual order of architectural culture through queer feminist theory

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