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BTH in project on sustainable shipping with United Nations

Blekinge Institute of Technology is cooperating with a specialized agency of the United Nations, in the area of sustainable shipping. BTH is one of the funding partners in the GoLNG project, partly funded by the European Commission, which runs 2017–2019 in promoting the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) market. In addition, the project focuses […]

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Research on MRI as a method for age assessment

On behalf of The National Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen), Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) and Karolinska Institutet (KI) will conduct an in-depth study aimed to evaluate the MRI as a method for age assessment. In April 2016, The National Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen) presented a review of more than a thousand […]

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BTH researchers in world leading sustainable development journal

BTH researchers Göran Broman, Karl-Henrik Robèrt and Tobias Larsson made up the editorial team of the Special Volume of the Journal of Cleaner Production – the world´s leading journal in the area of sustainable development, according to Google Scholar. It has already been highly appreciated by academics and practitioners in the sustainability area. A new […]

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New semester for international students

On January 16, the spring semester at Blekinge Institute of Technology started and we welcome all international students. From India nearly 90 new students arrived. Blekinge Insitute of Technology has extensive collaboration with Indian universities. The students begin their education in India and finish their Master´s programme at BTH. From BTH´s various collaborations in Europe, […]

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Research at BTH laid the foundation for success

Two former BTH researchers in applied signal processing – Fredric Lindström and Christian Schüldt – started Limes Audio, a company focusing on speech enhancement. Now, Limes Audio joins Google. Limes Audio was founded in 2007 and focuses on speech enhancement. The company has developed an acoustic echo cancellation software called TrueVoice which is used in […]

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BTH and Stanford in joint innovation project

BTH and Stanford University students now start a joint project with the goal of developing an innovative product for a company. The project will be presented at Stanford University in June. –I’m really excited to again start up an innovation project where our BTH students are working in close collaboration with students from Stanford University´s […]

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Nobel Prize lecture at BTH

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2016 to Oliver Hart, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, and Bengt Holmström, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA “for their contributions to contract theory”. Martin Andersson, BTH professor in industrial economics and […]

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BTH project won the European Skills Award 2016

In competition with 250 other European projects, the BTH project PROMPT (Professional Master in Software Engineering) won the EU competition European Digital Skills Award 2016 which was held in Brussels on December 1. The project won the category Digital skills for ICT professionals which was one of four categories. The European Digital Skills Award is […]

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Mobile services for health

At BTH there is an on-going research project about mobile services for health. The focus is on how patients living with diabetes and their health care teams can be supported in everyday life with mobile services to facilitate communication and consultation. Since almost everyone today has a mobile phone or a tablet, the researchers have […]

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Further cooperation with Shanghai Polytechnic University

On November 7th, six representatives from Shanghai Polytechnic University visited BTH to discuss further cooperation in education. During the visit, the President of Shanghai Polytechnic University, Tao Yu, met BTH Vice-Chancellor Anders Hederstierna, teachers and researchers from the Department of Mechanical Engineering and staff from the International Office. In the afternoon the visitors also met […]

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