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The novel coronavirus in focus

A breadth of research at KTH is addressing the novel corona virus, the viral disease COVID-19 and the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on society. Students and employees at KTH have also taken action by developing tools and solutions to help with the medical response.

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Bitcoin was created in 2009 to enable payments over the Internet directly between users without the involvement of third parties. (Photo: Janerik Henriksson/TT)

Bitcoin can grow in the wake of the crisis

Cryptocurrencies can get a boost in countries that have encountered an economic recession and inflation crises as a consequence of the pandemic. This ...

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Researchers at KTH have created a tool that can show which areas in a city are at risk of being particularly harshly affected by spread of infections, such as Covid-19. Photo: Peter Ardell

Transport model could help predict virus’ spread

Researchers at KTH are developing a computer model to simulate the connection between the spread of the coronavirus and the travel habits of Stockholm...

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Aircraft are parked pending the reopening of societies and for travel to start again. (Photo: Peter Frennesson/Sydsvenskan/TT)

How should we travel after the pandemic?

The climate impact of aviation has dropped to a minimum level due to the coronavirus crisis. How can emissions be kept down after the pandemic? Resear...

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