Our consumption is the crucial question for a sustainable society, according to the Environmental researcher Karin Bradley (Photo: Håkan Lindgren)

With a mission to reflect KTH´s research

From a day in the life of a researcher to the latest rankings editor and reporter Christer Gummeson has written or edited thousands of articles in the university’s personnel magazine, Campi, for almost two decades. The magazine is now closing.

Software researcher wants to see more transparency

Castor, a research center for software development at KTH, has been inaugurated. Managing director Benoit Baudry wants to see an increased exchange between researchers and companies. He hopes that open source software-based research can spread to industrial production environments.

Organisational change for operational support

A decision has now been made. At the end of the year, KTH administration is being reorganised with the aim of creating a clearer common operational support structure at KTH. The changes will be implemented in two stages, starting with central administration.

Professor wins award for gender perspective work

This year’s recipient of the KTH Equality and Diversity Prize goes to Professor Marianne Ekman Rising. She would herself like to praise colleagues who work on everyday issues.

Open online courses reach thousands

Threat or opportunity for Sweden’s universities? When the first MOOCs, open online courses, started at KTH two years ago, opinion was divided.
“Today we emphasise the opportunities. We have reached more than 28,000 course participants from 150 countries and we see MOOCs as a tool in KTH’s necessary digital transformation,” says Linda Barman, project manager of KTH MOOC.

There is a greater than expected demand for Swedish language for foreign students at KTH, according to Rebecca Hincks and Björn Kjellgren's investigation.

The right parents smooth the path to success

Eight out of ten Master of Science in Engineering students that graduate successfully have parents with higher education.

Bosse Olofsson’s ability to inspire and motivate students has earned him yet another Teacher of the Year award. (Photo: Håkan Lindgren)

The man whose courses are creating a buzz

Through his open courses on the internet, Stefan Nilsson reaches thousands of people all around the world who have an interest in his subject, computer science.

We need a sharper admission system, says Stefan Östlund, Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering. (Photo: Håkan Lindgren)

More basic grants provide the best research

In countries where research is largely financed by basic grants, more highly cited research articles are produced.

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