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School of Industrial Engineering and Management

Our core knowledge areas include industrial design and innovation, product and production development, materials development, energy technology, learning in engineering sciences as well as industrial economics, organisation and management. Our efforts are directed towards a green and sustainable society for the future.



IRIS – interdisciplinarity for a new industrial society

IRIS is an overall school initiative that enables researchers to work collaboratively across departments at the ITM school, and on joint research projects. With a holistic interdisciplinary perspective, we aim to enhance the impact of our research for more a sustainable industry and society.

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The subject Mechatronics will have its own master's programme from 2024.

New master’s programme for mechatronics

A new master's programme will soon see the light of day at KTH. With digitalization, mechatronics forms the basis for an increasing part of the technology areas in society. The master's program in mec...

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The new virtual testbeds that are now being planned within Dig-IT Lab – including an overall "Testbed Xn" – will support research and development in areas such as optimization, operations, business models, organization, sustainability and circularity. Ethical considerations, legal compliance and lifelong learning are other important areas.

Dig-IT Lab – New competence centre accelerating digitalization in the construction industry

Dig-IT Lab is a new Vinnova-funded competence centre at KTH, aiming at reducing the environmental impact of buildings through digitalization. The centre will promote collaboration as well as accelerat...

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Director Martin Törngren during the inauguration of TECoSA's new test beds.

TECoSA's new test environments show tomorrow's digital Infrastructures

On 1 Sept the research centre TECoSA (Center for Trustworthy Edge Computing Systems and Applications) inaugurated its new Edge computing testbeds – encompassing 5G networks and a software defined netw...

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I. Ridderstedt and R. Pyddoke, "Evaluating Bids on Price and Quality : The impact on the performance of Swedish public bus services," Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 2024.
S. Liu, L. Wang and R. X. Gao, "Cognitive neuroscience and robotics : Advancements and future research directions," Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 85, 2024.
X. Li et al., "ACWGAN-GP for milling tool breakage monitoring with imbalanced data," Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 85, 2024.
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