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  • KTH Students Showcase Innovation and Collaboration at Euspen Challenge 2023

    Published Jul 05, 2023

    The Euspen Challenge 2023 provided a platform to explore the latest advancements in precision engineering fields. The event encompassed a wide range of topics, including metrology, ultra-precision mac...

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  • A race car project turns 20

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    KTH Formula Student has a memorable track record in the Formula Student competitions since their participation began in 2004.
    Published Jun 12, 2023

    It’s just as cool as it sounds. KTH Formula Student is a project evolving around a race car. This year, the KTH Formula Student project turns 20, and it was thoroughly celebrated with a full-day event...

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  • A new ShiftLabs node is starting in Södertälje

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    ShiftLabs' four nodes are in Gothenburg, Skövde, Mälardalen and the Stockholm region.
    Published May 02, 2023

    Small and medium-sized businesses will receive help with digitalisation from KTH Leancentrum and Södertälje Science Park. As part of the innovation hub ShiftLabs, their mission is to provide companies...

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  • Industrial robots learn surgery

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    Theodoros Laspas (KTH), Yuuki Koyama (University of Tokyo), Andreas Archenti (KTH), Juan Quiroz- Omana (University of Tokyo), Monica Katherine Gonzalez (KTH).
    Published Apr 26, 2023

    Normally, they are used for heavy lifting and mounting components in factories. Now, KTH researchers are cooperating with the University of Tokyo to enable industrial robots to assist on surgical proc...

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  • Visiting researcher from Poland

    Pawel Dunaj
    Published Apr 03, 2023

    Dr Paweł Dunaj is a visiting researcher at IPU for seven weeks. The internship is a start of establishing a long-term collaboration between his unit at the in Poland and KTH.

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  • An additive assembly of experts

    Prof. Sasan Dadbakhsh from IPU played a major role in organizing the event
    Published Feb 22, 2023

    KTH researchers organised a conference called ’The Swedish Arena for Additive Manufacturing of Metals’, an event that attracted around 55 people from the largest Swedish companies, institutions, and o...

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  • New project on digital solutions for value recovery in manufacturing

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    Photo: This is engineering, Unsplash.
    Published Feb 07, 2023

    A four-year research project involving KTH and partners from 9 countries kicked-off in January 2023. The project will focus on the development of an open access platform for lifecycle information mana...

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  • Make some noise for the ICBM conference

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    46 participants from 11 countries met at the Ersta Diakoni conference centrum at Södermalm, with a stunning view of Stockholm.
    Published Oct 07, 2022

    After a year of preparations, the Department of Production Engineering (IPU) hosted the biannual conference “Barkhausen Noise and Micromagnetic Testing” (ICBM) taking place in the last days of Septemb...

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  • Public display of Ravi's Licentiate thesis at KTH Södertälje

    Ravi's Licentiate thesis
    Ravi Kalaiarasan displaying his Licentiate thesis.
    Published Oct 02, 2022

    Ravi Kalaiarasan put hisLicentiate thesis for public display at KTH Södertälje: "Supply chain visibility in the manufacturing industry: conditions and realisation".

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  • A toolbox for the 4th Industrial Revolution

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    Emmanuel Francalanza from University of Malta, Project manager for Icarus, explains and demonstrates the Mobile Training Unit which has been developed within the Icarus project.
    Published Sep 20, 2022

    Digital technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) etc, provide new opportunities for the manufacturing industry. But the industry often lacks skills and knowledge whe...

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  • Collaboration for industrial transformation

    Published Jun 22, 2022

    KTH President Sigbritt Karlsson and Scania CEO Christian Levin talks about the strategic partnership and how, in addition to strengthening the competitiveness and long-term goals of both parties, it c...

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  • KTH hosts doctoral school within the DimanD project

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    Participants in the doctoral school within the project DimanD visiting Stockholm.
    Published Jun 20, 2022

    14 talented young researchers from across Europe participated in a doctoral school named “Challenge driven research for digital manufacturing” in mid June. The Department of Production Engineering arr...

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  • Lihui Wang curates international AI forum

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    Published Jun 07, 2022

    Professor Lihui Wang at the department of Production Engineering will curate a forum for AI and Manufacturing. In a series of webinars, high-profile researchers, practitioners, and politicians will sh...

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  • Adjustable visors with 4D printing method

    Visors in different sizes
    Researchers at KTH suggest a new post-processing method for visors, enabled by closed-loop controlled 4D printing that further can shape the printed visor to any size.
    Published May 17, 2022

    3D printed protective visors are often uncomfortable for the user. With a new printing method – closed loop controlled 4D printing – the visors can be shaped to any customized size to make them more c...

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  • Licentiate seminar on Lean programs at KTH Södertälje

    Lars Bengtsson and Sara Linderson
    Discussion between prof Lars Bengtsson and Sara Linderson. Photo: Emma Lindahl
    Published Feb 25, 2022

    On February 25, 2022, Sara Linderson presented her Licentiate thesis "Value-adding deployment of corporate lean programs in multinational production companies". This was the second licentiate seminar ...

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  • Public display of Sara's Licentiate thesis at KTH Södertälje

    Sara Linderson
    Sara Linderson displaying her Licentiate thesis
    Published Feb 11, 2022

    Sara Linderson put her Licentiate thesis for public display at KTH Södertälje: "Value-adding deployment of corporate lean programs in multinational production companies".

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  • What to keep your eyes on at Science Week

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    Monica Bellgran, Professor in Industrial Production Management (Photo: Håkan Lindgren)
    Published Jan 27, 2022

    When this year's Science Week kicks off (digitally), there is something in the program for everyone. But for Monica Bellgran, Professor of sustainable production and this year sidekick to moderator Ly...

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  • “The industry needs experts in circular manufacturing”

    Published Oct 20, 2021

    Hi Farazee Asif, why has the Department of Production Engineering (IIP) started a new master’s course on Circular Manufacturing Systems (CMS) – a course that you are responsible for?

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  • KTH hosts “the Olympic Games in production engineering”

    Published Sep 13, 2021

    Sweden and KTH will host the CIRP General Assembly – “the Olympic Games in production engineering” in 2025.

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  • “Citation is a sign of quality”

    Portrait of Lihui Wang
    Lihui Wang
    Published Mar 24, 2021

    By spreading your work in the research community, you stay relevant and influence the agenda. The words are Lihui Wang’s, who thinks sharing results is the most effective way to evaluate your own rese...

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