New flu test, as easy as breathing

A method for diagnosing flu virus from breath samples could soon replace invasive nasal swabs and deliver better results faster. This method is currently under development at the department of Micro and Nanosystems.

Research group receives 24 million grant

In February, the Swedish Research Council announced their decision regarding grants in Natural and Engineering Sciences. Four research groups from KTH received a total of 96 million SEK, and one of them is led by Håkan Hjalmarsson, professor in automatic control.

WASP searching for 17 industrial PhD students

KTH is one of five universities involved in WASP, Sweden's largest individual research program ever. WASP is currently searching for 17 new industrial PhD students to join the graduate school, dedicated to the area of autonomous systems and software. Deadline for applying is 31/3.

New professor

Alexandre Proutiere is Professor of Communication Networks with specialization in stochastic optimization and learnings. His research focuses on the development of mathematical tools, in order to create optimised machine learning algorithms. 


An effective alternative to injections

It’s only a matter of time before drugs are administered via patches with painless microneedles instead of unpleasant injections. But designers need to balance the need for flexible, comfortable-to-wear material with effective microneedle penetration of the skin. EE's Niclas Roxhed and Frank Niklaus may have cracked the problem.


Johansson named IEEE Distinguished Lecturer

We congratulate Karl Henrik Johansson, director of the Strategic Research Area ICT The Next Generation and professor in networked control, who has been named IEEE Distinguished Lecturer by the IEEE Control Systems Society.


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KTH Tech Talks

Cyber crime costs industries hundreds of billions of dollars a year. In the 17th episode of KTH Tech Talks Robert Lagerström talks about his startup Foreseeti, a new player in this area, and their product securiCAD.

KTH Tech Talks

New docent

Daniel Månsson, Electromagnetic engineering
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