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Established research infrastructures

KTH's established research infrastructures are strategic and have a long-term plan for organisation, quality assessment, funding, and societal impact. They are accessible to many users and are used frequently.

Advance Light Microscope Laboratory (ALM)

This research infrastructure, located at SciLifeLab, provides access and user support in advanced light microscopy for nanoscale biological visualization. The laboratory is one of the nodes in the Swedish national microscopy infrastructure, NMI, and its European counterpart, EuroBioimaging.

ALM's webpage


Electrum Laboratory

This research infrastructure has a so-called cleanroom of 1,300 square metres and other facilities for nano and micro fabrication, which are available for education, research and development, prototyping and production. The laboratory is operated by KTH and RISE and is a component of the national research infrastructure MyFab.

Electrum Laboratory's webpage


Hultgren Laboratory

This infrastructure plays a significant part within experimental research on materials development. Hultgren Laboratory works on materials characterization and has a broad range of skills concerning solid state metallic and ceramic materials.

Hultgren Laboratory's webpage


Jonasson Centre of Medical Imaging

The overall aim of this research infrastructure is for healthcare, technology and research in the region to become world leaders in the field of image function. The Jonasson centre acts as a platform for research collaboration in medical technology for KTH, the Karolinska Institute and the Karolinska University Hospital.

Jonasson Centre for Medical Imaging's webpage


KTH Laser Lab

Molecules and Materials at Interfaces (2MiLab)

This research infrastructure is an advanced laboratory for molecular understanding and chemical engineering for the control of interfaces, interfacial processes, and material properties.

2MiLab's webpage


Nanolab AlbaNova

This research infrastructure is a multi-user facility that offers a wide range of equipment and expertise in micro and nano fabrication, and various types of scanning using probe microscopy. It is jointly operated by KTH and SU at the AlbaNova University Center.

Nanolab AlbaNova's webpage


National Genomics Infrastructure (NGI)

This research infrastructure, located at SciLifeLab, provides access to technology and computational tools for massive parallel DNA sequencing, genotyping, and associated bioinformatics support.

NGI's webpage


Odqvist Laboratory

The research infrastructure offers a unique range of specialised experimental facilities for tests of solids, fluids, and structures, including, e.g., wind tunnels, acoustic (anechoic and reverberant) chambers, test machines, and advanced measurement systems.

Odqvist Laboratory's webpage


PDC Center for High Performance Computing

This research infrastructure PDC is a leading centre providing high performance computing services to Swedish academic research. PDC’s services are made available to Swedish and European researchers via SNIC and PRACE, as well as to industry users through collaborative projects.

PDC's webpage


Sustainable Power Laboratory

This research infrastructure offers nine different facilities for research in technologies for the transition to decarbonized energy systems with radically reduced environmental impact. Research is carried out on all levels, from materials characterization to power system dynamics.

SPL's webpage


Visualization studio (VIC)

This research infrastructure hosts state-of-the-art technologies for visualization and interaction, where students, researchers and industry get together to handle and interact with large amounts of data and applications, e.g. haptic feedback, eye tracking, multitouch, and various stereoscopic systems.

VIC's webpage