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  • Model for producing brain’s “helper cells” could lead to treatments for Alzheimer’s

    Pluripotent stem cells that the researchers used to produce astrocytic cells.
    Published Feb 15, 2018

    A new protocol developed in Sweden has the potential for industrial-scale production of the brain helper cells known as astrocytes. The research team'...

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  • David Broman named teacher of the year

    Published Feb 13, 2018

    Putting the student first, making learning fun and the ability to motivate. Those are a few of the reasons why David Broman, associate professor in so...

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  • Technique produces powerful DNA wire biosensors

    A close up of DNA wires being drawn through the porous membrane. (Photo: Wouter Metsola Van Der Wijngaart)
    Published Feb 12, 2018

    KTH researchers reported a nanoengineering innovation that offers hope for treatment of cancer, infections and other health problems – conductive wire...

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  • The brain can become a cornerstone of artificial intelligence

    Published Feb 07, 2018

    Researchers at KTH, and US universities MIT and Cornell have been studying the work memory in the brains of monkeys. Hopefully, their newly-acquired k...

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  • How to stay safe online

    Published Feb 05, 2018

    Today, the 6th of February, the world celebrates Safer Internet Day. We caught up with Sonja Buchegger, associate professor in theoretical computer sc...

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  • TMH is one of the 8 teams to compete on the 2018 Amazon Alexa Challenge

    Published Feb 01, 2018

    The Alexa Prize is a $3.5 million university challenge to advance conversational AI. The teams create socialbots that can converse coherently and enga...

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  • Ethical hacking gives companies the upper hand

    Published Jan 24, 2018

    KTH launches a course in ethical hacking for companies that have sensitive information that needs to be protected against cyberattacks.

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  • WASP wants to increase understanding of artificial intelligence in Sweden

    Published Jan 12, 2018

    During 2018 WASP will arrange a series of conferences on the team of artificial intelligence (AI). The events, called AI4X Collecting Ideas and Identi...

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  • Relive Campus 100 years

    Published Jan 02, 2018

    At the Jubilee event on the 17th to 19th of October, the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was represented by 22 speakers. Did you...

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  • The future following the climate goals

    Published Dec 22, 2017

    To achieve the climate goals and create a sustainable society requires major changes. In a new book, researchers at KTH have investigated this from an...

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  • Jan Gulliksen comments on the United States decision to abolish net neutrality

    Published Dec 19, 2017

    Hi there, Jan Gulliksen, Professor of Human Computer Interaction and Vice-president of Digitization at KTH. The US Federal Communications Commission (...

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  • The Ministry of Labor visited KTH's IT education for new arrivals

    Labor Minister Ylva Johansson visits KTH's IT education for new arrivals. Photo: Marc Femenia
    Published Dec 18, 2017

    The second group of students at KTH's intensive course in IT development for new arrivals have just finished their studies and are on their way into t...

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  • Manomotion is on the move

    This is what it may look like using Manomotion software
    Published Dec 14, 2017

    The start-up company Manomotion – a company that works with real-time analysis of body movements – which stems from KTH research, has just been appoin...

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  • New way to form bioactive spider silk for medical use

    Technology hasn't quite mastered the spider's ability to form silk proteins into structures. But a new technique has been developed that can form silk structures without relying on chemicals that compromise their usefulness in medical applications.
    Published Dec 04, 2017

    With recent advances, technology can be used to synthesize silk with similar mechanical properties as an actual spider’s. But applying this material t...

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  • Enabling robots to rethink

    Published Nov 16, 2017

    Imagine an industrial setting. A team of robots has been given the task of transporting boxes from one place to another, but (!) a truck has mistakenl...

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  • Research top three at Sweden Impact Award

    Published Oct 17, 2017

    At Sweden Impact Award, Rajeev Thottappillil’s, Mats Bäckström's and Daniel Månsson’s research on “Defending critical infrastructure against intention...

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  • Second place in IEEE competition

    Published Oct 11, 2017

    At the IEEE AP-S symposium in San Diego, bachelor students Harald Hultin, Jonas Olsson and Fernando Franzén, got the second place award in a student c...

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  • Electrical engineering at KTH's Jubilee event

    Published Oct 03, 2017

    Between the 16th and 20th of October KTH celebrates the 100th birthday of our beloved Campus with activities all over our locations. The crown jewel i...

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  • Scholarship makes it possible to present their functional inverse diffusion algorithm abroad

    Published Jul 10, 2017

    Pol del Aguila Pla from the Department of Information Science and Engineering has received a scholarship from KTH Opportunities Fund. The money will b...

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  • KTH arrange the Swedish control meeting

    Published Jun 29, 2017

    The conference will take place 18-20 June, 2018 and welcomes anyone with an interest in control engineering in the broadest sense, from theory to prac...

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