Skip to main content

News ITM

  • Aiming for faster material development

    Group photo
    MMD coordinator Carl Dahlberg (SCI), Director Annika Borgenstam (ITM), and Vice Director Per-Lennart Larsson (SCI).
    Published Mar 03, 2021

    Mechanics and Materials Science are two disciplines with their own research methods, their own terminology and strong traditions within KTH. The Cente...

    Read the article
  • Fabian Levihn guest in the finance podcast Avanza

    Published Mar 02, 2021
    Read the article
  • Webinars arouse research interest

    Published Mar 02, 2021

    The House of Science wants to inspire high school students to choose educations in science, technology, and mathematics. In their popular webinars, re...

    Read the article
  • K-ULF Teachers and researchers collaborate for a strong research project together.

    Published Feb 23, 2021

    The main purpose of the Compensatory Teaching for Learning and Research Project [K-ULF] is to increase research in collaboration between higher educat...

    Read the article
  • Average and Marginal CO2eq emission factors

    Alta-damm. javascript:actionEventData({$action:"view", $target:"work", $contentId:"1.1051788"})
    Published Feb 22, 2021

    On Friday the 4th, a seminar/discussion about Marginal and Average CO2 eq emission factors took place online. It had been organized by EGI PhD student...

    Read the article
  • ATS - Assessment of Transversal Skills in STEM

    Published Feb 18, 2021

    Assessment of Transversal Skills in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) is an innovative project implemented in eight EU countries...

    Read the article
  • Merging art with cutting edge technology

    A woman interacting with the robot sculpture.
    Published Feb 17, 2021

    What do you get if you combine art and advanced technology? Well, for example, the artwork Being Unthinkable - a robot sculpture that is floating four...

    Read the article
  • Robotic 3D printing that can speed up production

    Fahad Ahmad Khan in front of the robot arm.
    Fahad Ahmad Khan next to the robotic 3D printer.
    Published Feb 10, 2021

    Hi Fahad Ahmad Khan, you have built a 3D printer from scratch that is collaborating with an industrial robot hand. What is robotic 3D printing - compa...

    Read the article
  • A research facility with superpowers

    1st Cathodic Arc Deposition in a synchrotron hutch
    Hi energy X-rays reveal the secrets of materals. Photo: Jens Birch.
    Published Feb 10, 2021

    What if it was possible to measure what happens to molecules as they react deep inside materials. To see what happens inside steel when it is manufact...

    Read the article
  • Death of cash

    Published Feb 09, 2021
    Read the article
  • Great efforts! From the Advanced Service Design students

    Published Feb 08, 2021

    The students had an unusual task in their course from us at The department of Learning.

    Read the article
  • Challenges when cyber systems meet humans

    Selfdriving minibus in city
    The self-driving car is just one example where cyber systems interact with physical systems and people. Photo: G.M. Cruise
    Published Feb 03, 2021

    In our homes and surroundings, computer systems are hiding that both measure and control things, often connected to the Internet. What happens when th...

    Read the article
  • Wanted: ventilation team for buildings post corona

    Conference room in the basement of KTH Live-in Lab.
    KTH Live-In Lab wants to find partners interested in how to ensure risk free indoor space during a challenge such as the corona virus.
    Published Feb 03, 2021

    Will ventilation systems in future buildings be designed in a different way to minimize spread of bacteria and virus? This question is raised by KTH L...

    Read the article
  • Crowdfunded women better at reaching funding goals

    Woman looking at the stock in front of computer.
    Published Feb 02, 2021

    Backed up by women, female entrepreneurs at crowdfunding platforms reach their funding goals more often than men. Hadar Gafni at the Department of Ind...

    Read the article
  • Testing the transport system of the future

    RCV-E outside ITRL
    Chirag Savant, researcher and responsible for the three vehicle platforms at ITRL, controls the RCV-E platform outside the centre. Photo: Alexandra von Kern.
    Published Jan 27, 2021

    Transport is a rapidly developing area with self-driving cars and robots around the corner. It also affects everyone in society. The research centre I...

    Read the article
  • Design students create services for online learning

    4 video images.
    The project results are presented in eight films. There are suggestions for platforms for finding study buddies or have a coffee with new people and lecture studios for teachers, to mention a couple.
    Published Jan 26, 2021

    This year the master students in the Advanced Service Design got a special assignment from their teachers. The result: eight suggestions that really w...

    Read the article
  • Wave energy benefits from the mistakes of wind power

    Bouy at sea.
    Next in line to do the same journey as wind and solar power might be ocean wave energy. Photo: Cor-Power
    Published Jan 20, 2021

    Is wave energy the new star of renewables? The potential is great and a research team at KTH works towards a faster development for harvesting the pow...

    Read the article
  • All about Competence Centres

    Illustration centers
    Published Jan 11, 2021

    Why do research in certain areas lead to competence centres and how do they work within the centres? Today a series of articles starts where you can l...

    Read the article
  • Communication course clarifies the benefits of your research

    Graphic illustration: megaphone
    Published Dec 22, 2020

    More and more researchers understand the importance of being able to communicate their research to the surrounding society. With the course Communicat...

    Read the article
  • INDEK researcher interviewed in Swedish newspaper about negative emissions

    Published Dec 14, 2020
    Read the article