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  • Paulina Modlitba is KTH's alumni of the year

    Published May 15, 2018

    Congratulations Paulina Modlitba, KTH's Alumni of the year 2018! Paulina, who graduated from Media Technology in 2006, receives the award for her comm...

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  • Storing nanolitre droplets in plastic chips for biomedical applications

    Published May 04, 2018

    Researchers from the Department of Micro and Nano systems are introducing a new method to store tiny volumes of biochemical reagents in polymer labs-o...

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  • Permeable capsule could be packed with cells that fight cancer

    Microscopic image of the 7- to 15- micrometer thick shells which encapsulated a gel containing living cells.
    Published Apr 16, 2018

    One way that cancer may be fought in the future is with micro-sized capsules containing living cells engineered to secrete toxins that attack cancer c...

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  • Global cooperation to ensure better use of brain data

    Published Apr 09, 2018

    How does the future of neuroscience look? How do we handle big data and what does the GDPR law really mean? These are some of the topics of the INCF B...

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  • Danica Kragic Jensfelt is one of Sweden’s most powerful women in industry

    Published Mar 13, 2018

    When Swedish magazine ”Veckans affärer” presented their list of the most powerful women in industry, Danica Kragic Jensfelt, Professor of robotics, wa...

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  • Osquldas väg renamed Malvinas backe

    Published Mar 08, 2018

    KTH’s campus at Valhallavägen will receive a new street when Osquldas väg changes its name to Malvinas backe. The reason is that the name Osquldas is ...

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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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