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Contacts for KTH's research initiatives

KTH is involved in a number of research initiatives, for example, strategic research areas, strategic partnerships, research centres and platforms. Are you interested in getting involved? Get in touch with the contacts below!

European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

KTH is a part of five consortia of the prestigious EU collaboration, European institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT): Digital, InnoEnergy, Raw Materials, Health, and Urban Mobitiliy.

Project manager at RSO:

Research centres 

KTH has around 50 actives research centres, divided over the five schools. KTH categorises centres in six areas: digitalisation, energy, industrial transformation, Life Science, materials, and transport.

Contacts for each area

Are you a current or future manager of a research centre? At the Research Support Office are several advisors to assisst you. 

Contacts for current or future managers

Contacts to the communication support

Research infrastrutures

If you are interested in using an infrastructure in your research, contact the lab in question.

Contacts to the labs

Do you have questions on KTH overall work with research infrastructures?

Research platforms

KTH's strategic research platforms develop internal and external multidisciplinary research collaborations in six key areas: digitalisation, energy, industrial transformation, Life Science, materials, and transport.

Contacts to each platform:

Research programmes

KTH is involved in five large national research programmes financed by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg foundation.

Read about the KAW research programmes


Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP):

Wallenberg Center for Quantum Technology (WACQT):

Wallenberg Initiative Material Science for Sustainability (WISE):

Wallenberg National Program on Data-Driven Life Science (DDLS):

Wallenberg Wood Science Center (WWSC):

Strategic partnerships

KTH has formalised and strategic partnersships with large, global companies and organisations in the public sector. Each partnership has one partner director and one partner manager.

All partnerships and contacts

Strategic research areas

KTH has a leading role in five national strategic research areas (SRA) : IT and mobile communication, molecular biosciences, transport, production, and e-science.

Contact for SRA:

Support in strategic initiatives and collaboration

The group for strategic initiatives and collaboration provides support to KTH's centres, strategic research areas, research platforms, and research infrastructures. The group also manages research collaboration leadership training and networks for issues such as gender, impact, sustainable development, ethics, and data management.