MMK news

  • Rust + water droplets = low adhesion on the track

    Published Feb 21, 2014

    The research results of Yi Zhu, Ph..D Student in Tribology, shows that ordinary rust together with high levels of humidity and low temperature can red...

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  • Holistic Design Methodology för Mechatronic Systems

    Published Feb 18, 2014

    The Mechatronics Division will shortly be published in the IMechE’s Journal of Systems & Control Engineering. Daniel Malmquist and Daniel Frede, along...

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  • Three quick questions to a Ph.D. Student

    Published Jan 24, 2014

    Katarina Lund, industrial Ph.D. Student at Scania, is affiliated with the division of Integrated Product Development and studies how employees at Scan...

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  • Mechatronics professor invited as a Keynote Speaker

    Published Jan 23, 2014

    Martin Torngren, professor with the Mechatronics unit at the department of Machine Design, has been invited as a Keynote Speaker at the 7th Internatio...

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  • Update on The Robot Project: The robot named!

    Published Jan 13, 2014

    According to the previously established schedule, the project would be completed in early January. But just before Christmas, a bit ahead of schedule,...

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  • ICES Newsletter December 2013

    Published Jan 13, 2014
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  • Update on The Robot Project: Robyn meets the robot

    Published Nov 26, 2013

    During Thursday 21 November, Robyn returned for a visit to KTH concerning the work on her robot.

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  • Mechatronics Masters Student recognized by IEEE

    Published Nov 12, 2013

    Mechatronics MSc Student Wim Devesse recently won the Best Student Conference Paper Award at the IEEE International Conference on Automation Science a...

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  • Two years of successful Innovation Pilots

    Published Nov 08, 2013

    During the summer of 2013 the second edition of the Innovations Pilots were completed. Just as the previous round, in the summer of 2012, involved com...

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  • ICES Newsletter October 2013

    Published Oct 30, 2013
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  • Will your next car be electric?

    Published Oct 28, 2013

    There are several ongoing EV initiatives in Sweden where Elbil2020 in Hammarby Sjöstad is one. Elbil2020 is citizen driven and aim to make Hammarby Sj...

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  • KTH Eco Cars - see more tonight in Vetenskapens Värld at 20:00 in SVT2

    Published Oct 14, 2013

    One usually compete to see who is the fastest, but at KTH Machine Design the focus now is to compete to see who can drive the furthest. With the least...

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  • Best paper award for Ph.D. Student in Tribology

    Published Oct 09, 2013

    Saeed Abbasi, a Ph.D. Student in the division of Systems and Component Design, was presented as the winner of SAGE Best Paper award in 2012.

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  • Paving the way for Cyber-Physical Systems

    Published Oct 04, 2013

    Mechatronics professors Martin Torngren and De-Jiu Chen are behind KTH’s involvement in a new EU project within the field of Cyber‐Physical Systems (C...

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  • Two disputations and two seminars

    Published Oct 02, 2013

    On the 22 November this year, two of the Ph.D. Students of System and Component Design will present their Ph.D.´s. The two are Yi Zhu and Saeed Abbasi...

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  • Vital activity at the Design Faculty

    Published Sep 27, 2013

    Today the Design Faculty employs 53 Ph.D. Students from 12 different colleges and universities around the country. Since the start in 2008 there are t...

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  • Ph.D. Student granted research money

    Published Sep 26, 2013

    Karin Ehrnberger, Ph.D. Student in design and gender at the Design Faculty from the department of Machine Design, has been granted funding from Vinnov...

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  • KTH students and the automotive industry cooperates in cutting edge research

    Published Sep 12, 2013

    In the division of Internal Combustion Engine’s advanced course MF2064 the final year students are assigned to work as test engineers. The work is car...

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  • Student project at Machine Design drew attention during President Obama's visit

    Published Sep 09, 2013

    During his visit at KTH President Obama had the opportunity to both see and feel the fuel-cell car Sleipner. Students at KTH Machine Design has been i...

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  • KTH Machine Design is facing a new paradigm within product development

    Published Sep 06, 2013

    The starting point for much of the research and teaching carried out at KTH Machine Design is that companies are the source of innovation. Now, resear...

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