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KTH-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Webinar

Welcome to the KTH-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Webinar on Thursday, May 27, 09:30am to 10:30am.

Time: Thu 2021-05-27 09.30 - 10.30

Location: Zoom

The following topics will be discussed:
1. “Sex hormones and colorectal cancer – clues for prevention” by Prof . Cecilia WILLIAMS, KTH & Prof. XIA Weiliang, SJTU (15 min)
2. “Using machine learning for interventional MRI” by Prof. Pawel Herman, KTH & Dr. FENG Yuan, SJTU (15 min)
3. “ Monitoring SARS-CoV-2 in Stockholm Wastewater” by Associate Prof. Zeynep CETECIOGLU GUROL, KTH (10 min)

Link to the webinar:

Regaistration before the event is not mandatory but if you wish to do so and receive a reminder the day before then please Ronald T. Nordqvist on

An introduction will be give by Prof. Stefan Östlund, Vice President for Global Relations at KTH and Prof. Xuemin (Lisa) Xu, Vice President for International Affairs at SJTU.

Moderator for the event will be Prof. Mikael Lindström, Dean of School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health, Faculty liaison strategic partnership KTH-SJTU

The strategic partnership between KTH and SJTU involves everything from student exchanges to co-financing of joint research and education projects. Shanghai is a global metropolis with an attractive city environment. The region around Shanghai (especially Jiangsu Province) is home to many businesses and is of great importance to the Chinese economy. SJTU is an internationally renowned university in Shanghai with a focus on research. It is ranked as one of China’s top universities, following closely behind world-leading universities such as Tsinghua University, Fudan University and Peking University. SJTU has 31 schools with a total of 40,000 students within subject areas such as engineering, economics, social sciences, humanities and medicine.

Further information

Contact person

Ronald T. Nordqvist

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