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  • Henrik Ernstson awarded IJURR Best Article Prize 2023

    Published Feb 19, 2024
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  • Cities can produce more food using circular systems

    Urban farming
    Urban farming. iStock/lena_volo
    Published Feb 15, 2024

    Climate change, population growth, and urbanization increase the need for alternative and sustainable solutions for producing food. At the same time, cities have become less and less self-sufficient a...

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  • How all of Europe can get green electricity

    Portrait of researcher
    “Our study shows that it is possible to get rid of carbon dioxide emissions by switching to a renewable energy system,” says Anders Wörman, professor and research leader (Photo: Christer Gummeson).
    Published Feb 14, 2024

    Sun, wind and water are enough to supply Europe with electricity. In a study, researchers at KTH Royal Institute of Technology have shown that it is possible to replace fossil fuels with a renewable e...

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  • Gia Destouni is elected to the US National Academy of Engineering

    Gia Destouni
    Gia Destouni. Foto: Niklas Björling.
    Published Feb 09, 2024

    Georgia (Gia) Destouni, Professor at Stockholm University and Guest Professor at SEED, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, has achieved significant recognition for her contributions to water and enviro...

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  • Congratulations Md Ahasan Habib for successfully defending your PhD!

    Group of people.
    Professor Göran Finnveden at KTH, Professor Till Grüne-Yanoff, Department of Philosophy at KTH, Dr Britta Augsburg at Institute for Fiscal Studies in UK, Professor Prosun Bhattacharya, Water and environmental engineering at KTH, Md. Ahasan Habib, Water and Environmental Engineering at KTH, and Assistant professor Anna Tompsett, Stockholm University.
    Published Jan 29, 2024

    Md Ahasan Habib’s research focuses on increasing the impact and sustainability of safe drinking water supply systems in rural Bangladesh. The study provides evidence on how to improve project design a...

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  • Jonas Åkerman advocates less flight travel in debate article

    Published Dec 14, 2023
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  • Anna Kramers among mobility Sweden's foremost agenda setters

    Published Dec 13, 2023
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  • Successful dissertation on urbanisation

    Published Nov 28, 2023
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  • New research film highlights the environmental crisis from a post-colonial perspective

    The Lindeka
    Published Nov 23, 2023

    On 14 November, visitors got a sneak premiere of the film "The Lindeka: When a Book Ate a City" at Accelerator, Stockholms Universty —addressing the environmental crisis through the active remains of ...

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  • Swedish transport target impossible to reach without reducing car travel

    Photo: Illiya Vjestica /Unsplash
    Published Oct 16, 2023

    Calculations by the researchers', Hampus Berg Mårtensson, Mattias Höjer and Jonas Åkerman, highlight the need for large and rapid changes in the vehicle fleet. The amount of cars needs to be signific...

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  • KTH's President visited SEED

    Published Oct 05, 2023

    On September 20th, SEED had the pleasure of hosting a visit from KTH's President, Anders Söderholm, Deputy President Mikael Lindström, and Björn Berggren, Head of school for Architecture and the Built...

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  • Ready, set, go for the "Over & Oat" project

    Published Sep 15, 2023

    New research project aims at innovative food ingredients and focuses on creating high-value residual products that today is used as animal feed and fertilizer.

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  • KTH FOOD on the Circular Gastronomy Challenge jury

    Smiling woman.
    Rebecka Milestad. Photo: Fredrik Persson
    Published Sep 01, 2023

    Rebecka Milestad, deputy director of KTH FOOD, has been appointed as a jury member for the sustainability award Circular Gastronomy Challenge. The prize is awarded to people or organizations within th...

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  • SEED Day 2023

    Published Jun 15, 2023
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  • Fieldwork with local fishing communities in Colombia to co-create more sustainable futures

    Published May 30, 2023
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  • Massoud Behboudian recieves internationalization award

    Published May 17, 2023

    The UT-TUMS International Festival 2023 has awarded Massoud Behboudian as best researcher within the Internationalization strategic objective.

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  • AI to help Stockholmers with their energy use

    Inner courtyard in Norra Djurgårdsstaden, Stockholm.
    Inner courtyard in Norra Djurgårdsstaden, Stockholm. Photo: City of Stockholm
    Published Apr 28, 2023

    Over the course of two years, KTH researchers will build a digital platform, a chatbot and an advisory function based on AI that can help individuals and property associations in their efforts to curb...

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  • Nils Johansson posts on DN Debatt

    Glas bottles
    Refillable glass bottles used to be standard.
    Published Apr 26, 2023
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  • Tune in for pod talk on Future Education with Luigia Brandimarte

    Pod talk on Future Education
    Published Apr 11, 2023

    SEED's Luigia Brandimarte, winner of KTH Pedagogical Prize 2022, has been invited as a guest speaker at the next episode of Fikasnack: om framtidens utbildning, a KTH podcast series about education of...

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  • Taking learning out of the classroom

    Woman at her office
    Luigia Brandimarte winner of this year’s KTH Pedagogical Prize. Photo: Magnus Glans
    Published Feb 01, 2023

    “Be creative, cross discipline boundaries and take learning out of the classroom”. This sums up KTH Associate Professor Luigia Brandimarte’s outlook on education methodology. And that outlook helped h...

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