KTH Space Center coordinates and promotes space-related activity at several KTH departments, with an overarching objective of establishing KTH as a "Space University" and a hub for Swedish space research and technology.
New lecture online
Now you can also find the lecture Exploring the high energy universe by balloon held by Marc Perace online!
The Prize for the Best Final Degree Project awarded
The winners of KTH Space Center's prize for the best final degree project on basic and on advanced level has been awarded for 2017. Congratulations Anton Björnberg, Erik Larsson, Filip Samuelsson and Juan Alday!
New observations made by the balloon-borne telescope, PoGO+, reveal the Crab Nebula's polarised emissions for the first time. The results may help to explain sudden flares in the Crab’s X-ray intensity, as well as provide new data for modeling and understanding the nebula.
Are you interested in astronomy? In the spring of 2017 we are offering a new basic-level course in astronomy suitable for all students at KTH. The course provides an introduction to topics such as planets, stars and galaxies as well as telescopes and instruments.