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Choosing the right components – important part of software engineering

Today, researchers and companies meet at BTH to discuss how to develop systematic decision support in the selection of component solutions in software engineering. In modern software engineering of large systems, software components and software services are an essential part of the development process, but it is often difficult to know which types of components […]

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Big data – important field for researchers and the industry

BTH conducts highly interesting research in the big data area which is of great importance for society. Today, researchers and the industry meet at BTH to discuss progress and future challenges. The research in big data, which is fully in line with BTH’s profile, focuses on creating resource-efficient systems for the analysis of large amounts […]

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Specially designed app will help people with mild dementia

Blekinge Institute of Technology  is leading the EU project SMART4MD which focuses on creating an app designated for people with mild dementia. The app will help these people in daily life and give them a more independent living. – The research project has two parts; Partly to develop the app’s design to make it user-friendly, […]

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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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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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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 took part in the editorial team of a 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 […]

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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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