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Sweden´s first PhD student course with focus on ageing and digitalization

Sweden´s  first course for PhD students which focuses on gerontechnology; ageing and digitalization, has now started at BTH. The course has been designed by researchers at BTH in collaboration with other universities and the course attracts PhD students from all over the country. About six months ago, BTH received an assignment from the National Graduate […]

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BTH launches its largest research project ever

Now one of the largest research projects ever starts at Blekinge Institute of Tehcnology, BTH. Researchers at Software Engineering Research and Education Lab will, during eight years, collaborate with eleven software companies to make them more competitive. On October 1st, a kick-off was held at Telia Company’s head quarters in Stockholm. The aim of the […]

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Meet BTH at reseachers´night

Today, September 28, it’s European Researchers’ Night. Discover science, meet researchers, and enjoy yourself on this Europe-wide public event dedicated to popular science and fun learning.  The last Friday of September has been designated European Researchers’ Night by the European Commission. Across Sweden and all over Europe hundreds of activities are organised to show members of the public […]

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Ingvar Gustavsson gets award of excellence for efforts in engineering education

BTH professor Ingvar Gustavsson is posthumously awarded the Maffioli Award of Excellence for developing teaching and learning in engineering education. It is the European Society for Engineering Education (SEFI) that every year acknowledges an individual teacher, or a team of teachers, who has made a systematic and extraordinary effort to develop learning and teaching within […]

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Guest Researcher from Indonesia visits BTH

Dr. Tubagus Maulana Kusuma from Gunadarma University recently visited BTH and the Department of Creative Technologies. The visit is part of a research collaboration under the World Class Professor (WCP) programme of the Directorate General of Science and Technology Resource and Higher Education, Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education of Indonesia.  Dr. Tubagus Kusuma […]

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Collaborative programmes attract talented Indian students

BTH has a successful collaboration with Indian universities. The concept is called collaborative programmes, which means that enrolled students will have mandatory education both in India and in Sweden to finalize their degree. This summer, 154 students are admitted to the collaborative programmes. 50 students are enrolled in the 5-year integrated double degree Master’s programme […]

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BTH researcher awarded visiting professor fellowship in Indonesia

Hans-Jürgen Zepernick has been awarded a prestigious visiting professor fellowship under the World Class Professor programme of the Directorate General of Science and Technology Resource and Higher Education, Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education of Indonesia. BTH professor Hans-Jürgen Zepernick is doing research in the area of human-centered visual and interactive systems, including immersive […]

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BTH initiates collaboration for more female engineers

Since 2006, BTH has collaborated with several universities in the Andhra Pradesh region of India. BTH has recently established contact with a university, Sri Padmavati Mahila Visva Vidyalayam (SPMVV), which is dedicated exclusively to women. The Indian university has e.g. engineering study programmes and BTH wants to support women who want to become engineers. This […]

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BTH researchers successful at Design conference 2018

  Researchers Sophie Hallstedt, Alessandro Bertoni and Matilda Watz were recognized at the Design Conference 2018 in Dubrovnik. Their research articles were awarded the prize “Reviewers’ Favorite” and ended up on the top list of submitted contributions. The 15th International Design Conference, recently conducted in Dubrovnik, deals mainly with product development and innovation. Part of this vast […]

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Joint project with Stanford University on future car fleet

Each year, BTH students have a joint project with Stanford University students. This year’s project has been carried in cooperation with Volvo Construction Equipment. Now, the students are ready to leave for Stanford to complete and present the project at the annual event Stanford EXPE (expe.stanford.edu) for teachers, businesses and venture capitalists in the heart […]

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