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BTH honorary doctor becomes principal advisor to the Indian government

Ashok Jhunjhunwala, professor at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-M) Madras and honorary doctor at BTH, has been appointed Principal Advisor to the Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy in India. Ashok Jhunjhunwala is a professor of electrical engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) in Chennai, India since 1990. He […]

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Minister of Higher Education and Research meets BTH students at Stanford

The Swedish Minister of Higher Education and Research, Helene Hellmark Knutsson met the BTH-affiliated team at Stanford University where the students are completing their thesis work. The students are all part of the ME310 course, where students from Stanford University and leading global universities tackle design innovation challenges posed by global corporations. The BTH students […]

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Swedish AI society hosts workshop at BTH

Already today artificial intelligence, AI, is present in our everyday lives. It suggests friends for us on social media and helps us pick a TV-series we might like on Netflix. We have just seen the first self-driving cars on our roads and through algorithms computers can identify new tumors as good as, or better, than […]

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COOPERATION BY REMOTE LABORATORIES IS DISCUSSED AT BTH

On May 9 – 10, the partners from the PILAR project (Platform Integration of Laboratories based on the Architecture of VISIR) met at Campus Gräsvik. In addition to BTH, representatives from four other European higher education institutions participated. At the end of 2006, BTH launched Virtual Instruments Systems in Reality, VISIR, which is an Internet […]

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Former BTH students in global education project on sustainability

Kelly Sweet from the US, Anmar Kamalaladin from Bahrain and Caroline Michel from Germany are former students from BTH’s Master of Science Programme in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability. Last year, during their Master’s thesis, they were contacted by the global educational foundation International Baccalaureate (IB), who wanted the students to examine how the company could […]

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BTH welcomes new honorary doctor and new professors

BTH’s appointment of new honorary doctor and four new professors are a good examples of BTH’s strong connection to and collaboration with business and industry. At the annual BTH academic ceremony on the 19th of May a new honorary doctor and four new professors will be inaugurated. Lars Angelin is appointed honorary doctor for his […]

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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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