Industrial Engineering and Management
The research at the School for Industrial Engineering and Management will lead the transition towards an industry adapted to a sustainable society. New materials, additive manufacturing, sustainable production, new business models, sustainable energy systems, processes for recycling, innovation and entrepreneurship are just a few of the research areas that gather under the school's umbrella. The school also have research in learning, from preschool to college.
A close collaboration with the industry and society characterises the school's research, which is a way for KTH to share knowledge and establish research even more strongly in the societal challenges.
KTH's research within industrial technology and management takes place within seven main research areas: