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Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science performs research on fundamental and applied level that solves societal challenges. The research is performed with scientific excellence and often in partnership with society

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The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science conducts world-leading research within its field. The research contributes to future solutions in theoretical computer science, applied computer science, robotics, medical science, nanoelectronics, smart grids, intelligent transport systems, secure infrastructure, computer systems, photonics, computational biology, media technology, and interaction design, as well as speech and musical communication.

KTH’s research within electrical engineering and computer science is internationally prominent and reaches high rankings within its field. It is the combination of different approaches and methods and a thorough knowledge of the core subject that makes it possible to lead the way in the field.

For further information, visit the school's website: Research at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Research areas

The research is conducted at 16 divisions, each dedicated to a certain area and divided into four departments. Together they cover all aspects of the fields of electrical engineering and computer science.


Computer Science

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Electrical Engineering

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Intelligent Systems

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Human Centered Technology

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Research centres

There are several research centres connected to the school.

Centres within Electrical Engineering and Computer Science