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  • Using ordinary tape, researchers make chip that could speed up drug development

    A chili pepper did what it was expected to do – namely, cause irritation – when tested with the chip-based model of a human gut. The "barrier-on-a-chip" was assembled at low cost with ordinary double-sided tape.
    Published Mar 24, 2020

    With ordinary double-sided tape, a team at KTH assembled a chip-based model of a human gut, and then fed it chili peppers to prove it works. The technique could dramatically lower cost barriers for la...

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  • New research project on menarche experiences in sports

    Published Mar 24, 2020

    The design research project Menarche Bits explores how digital technologies can make space for young people’s menarche experiences in sports. KTH has recently entered a collaboration with the National...

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  • EECS is looking for new programme director

    Published Mar 24, 2020

    The school is currently looking for a new programme director (PA) for the master's programme ICT Innovation (TIVNM).

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  • In memory of Christian Schulte

    Published Mar 23, 2020

    It is with great sorrow that we announce that Christian Schulte, Professor of Computer Science at the Division of Software and Computer Systems, has passed away. May he rest in peace. Our deepest symp...

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  • Information from KTH regarding the Corona virus

    Published Mar 11, 2020

    Stay updated on KTH's latest information on the Corona virus.

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  • Webinar to attract students to EECS

    Published Mar 10, 2020

    Prior to the Open House, the schools at KTH have held a webinar to present their first and second cycle education. The purpose is to reach the prospective students who are unable to visit KTH's Open H...

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  • Rocket helps KTH researchers study Northern Lights

    Published Mar 09, 2020

    Last week, the SPIDER-2 rocket could finally launch from the Esrange station outside of Kiruna. The rocket, tasked with examining processes within northern lights, demanded perfect weather conditions ...

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  • Congratulations Panagiotis Papadimitratos to the IEEE Fellow award

    Published Mar 05, 2020

    Panagiotis Papadimitratos, professor at the Division of Communications, has been awarded the prestigious IEEE Fellow for his contributions to wireless mobile network security and privacy.

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  • Congratulations to Future Research Leaders, Iolanda Leite and Marina Petrova!

    Published Feb 26, 2020

    The Swedish foundation for Strategic Research has awarded Iolanda Leite and Marina Petrova the Future Research Leaders grant. They will each receive 12 million SEK to use in their research during a ...

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  • A sedentary lifestyle is a hazard for both body and soul

    Published Feb 25, 2020

    Many of us are already aware of the health hazards with a sedentary lifestyle. However, research has disclosed that short breaks for simple physical activity has proven effective to prevent the risks....

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  • New blog post: KTH in Swedish – a hot topic?

    Published Feb 24, 2020

    KTH is an international place of work with employees from all over the world. We are a bilingual university, but also a Swedish public authority where first and second cycle education, as well as stra...

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  • The President’s annual school visit

    Published Feb 19, 2020

    17 February President Sigbritt Karlsson, together with Vice President Mikael Östling and University Director Kerstin Jacobsson, visited EECS. This year's theme was infrastructure and centres.

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  • Congratulations Anders Elowsson and Anders Friberg!

    Published Feb 19, 2020

    Anders Elowsson and his co-author Anders Friberg have received an ISMIR Best Paper Award for their paper "Modelling Music Modality with a Key-Class Invariant Pitch Chroma CNN". Anders Elowsson answers...

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  • Poster: The historical road to EECS

    Published Feb 17, 2020

    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is one of KTH’s eldest research areas, with roots dating back to 1827. As a gift to EECS employees, we have made a poster that visualises the school’s histo...

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  • EECS searching for two new programme directors

    Published Feb 11, 2020

    The school is currently looking for two new programme directors (PA): one for the master's programme ICT Innovation (TIVNM) and one for the master's programme Electric Power Engineering (TELPM).

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  • New technology mimics the body and reduces the amount of animal testing

    Published Jan 28, 2020

    A multiple organ-on-chip platform developed by researchers at KTH and Harvard University could drastically accelerate drug testing. The technology provides accurate predictions of drug effects prior t...

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  • Aristides Gionis, new Professor in Theoretical Computer Science

    Published Jan 28, 2020

    We are happy to welcome Aristides Gionis who recently joined the Division of Theoretical Computer Science. Aristides Gionis will be working in algorithms, data mining, graph mining, and social-network...

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  • She teaches robots to use the internet

    Published Jan 28, 2020

    Danica Kragic, professor of computer science, has received 47 million from the Swedish Research Council's professor program for research in robotics and automation. The grant extends over ten years an...

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  • Slightly limited service 13-14 February

    Published Jan 27, 2020

    On 13-14 February, lunch to lunch, all professional support is at a conference. During this time, support may take slightly longer than usual.

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  • Kick-off for the KTH centre NAVET

    Published Jan 22, 2020

    On a cold Tuesday evening in January, a new centre formation was opened at KTH - where KTH collaborates with KMH Royal College of Music, SKH Stockholm University of the Arts and Konstfack University o...

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