Students pitched sustainable energy plan in China

Earlier this fall, a team of master students won a challenge in the course Energy Management at KTH. In the end of September they visited the Chinese town of Meili to pitch their winning idea: a sustainable energy plan for the town.

Students representing 35 countries got to meet KTH researchers and students during the Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Wednesday, August 28. (Photos by David Callahan)

An international VIP visit from young innovators focuses on water

KTH’s Water Centre hosted finalists in the Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Wednesday, August 28, for a full day of innovation coaching and discussions...

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Researchers at KTH and Siberian Federal University in Russia used high-precision calculations to examine, for the first time, the electronic and optical properties of both single- and multi-layer films made of the material. (photo: Andreas Gücklhorn)

A possible alternative to silicon-based solar cells is shown to be more efficient

A possible alternative to silicon-based solar panels has been shown to convert solar energy into electricity more efficiently, reports KTH Professor H...

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Internationalization of the study body and faculty is one factor in lifting the university into the world's top 100 list.

KTH takes place among world's Top 100 universities

KTH takes its place among the Top 100 universities worldwide in the QS World University Rankings, which were released today. At 98th, KTH joins fewer ...

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  • Spotlight on Research
    15 Oct 2019
    Who has been granted funding and from whom? Who has received an award? Who has had their work published – and in which publication? "Spotlight on Rese...
  • Master students pitched sustainable energy plan for city in China
    9 Oct 2019
    Solar panels and wind turbines where production is supported by batteries that store the energy generated. Biogas as fuel, produced from the city's or...
  • Benoit Baudry, one of the organizers and professor in the Department Of Software and Computer Systems at KTH. (Photo: Peter Ardell)
    Conference focuses on IT security, DevOps and distributed systems
    2 Oct 2019
    On October 14, KTH’s doors open up to a three-day conference hosted by some of the sharpest developers from NASA, Spotify, SAAB and game maker, King.
  • A detailed cell map with assorted colors marking the presence of cancer in adipose tissue.
    High-resolution RNA-sequencing enables detection of disease at its earliest stages
    1 Oct 2019
    Researchers at KTH and in the U.S. have devised a new method for studying individual cells in human tissue, which could lead to even earlier detection...
  • Spotlight on Research
    16 Sep 2019
    Who has received what when it comes to funding? What findings and results are being published in academic journals? Under the heading Spotlight on Res...
  • The winning proposal for Meili, China's municipal energy system is presented by, from left, Filippo Padovani, Marta D'Angelo (speaking), Francesca Longobard, Alishba Ghauri and Diyue Wang. (Photo: David Callahan)
    Master's students to pitch sustainable energy plan to Chinese city
    3 Sep 2019
    A team of master’s students in Sustainable Energy Engineering won a challenge that will take them to China to pitch an urban energy system for the Chi...
  • The accelerometer created by KTH researchers could be used in mobile phones for navigation, mobile games and pedometers, as well as monitoring systems for heart disease and motion-capture wearables that can monitor even the slightest movements of the human body
    World’s smallest accelerometer points to new era in wearables, gaming
    2 Sep 2019
    In what could be a breakthrough for body sensor and navigation technologies, researchers at KTH have developed the smallest accelerometer yet reported...
  • Students representing 35 countries got to meet KTH researchers and students during the Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Wednesday, August 28. (Photos by David Callahan)
    An international VIP visit from young innovators focuses on water
    29 Aug 2019
    KTH’s Water Centre hosted finalists in the Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Wednesday, August 28, for a full day of innovation coaching and discussions...

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