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A virtual turbine module demonstrator for aircraft engines

Aircraft engines are complex systems built by modules and components whose perfect coordination grants the safety and the performances of any aircraft. Bringing innovation in such a system is a complex and critical task that needs to be enabled by the right methods and technologies. The capability of virtually testing new ideas instead of recurring […]

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Welcome Andreas Larsson, Associate Professor!

We welcome Dr Andreas Larsson to us. Andreas is an Associate Professor starting at BTH from May 1, focusing innovation and collaboration with a base in Product Development Research Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, but operating with entire BTH and society in focus for his innovation work. A previous BTH alumni returning home… Who are […]

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Health technology visit at Ricoh in Japan

Associate Professor Sharon Kao-Walter visited RICOH in Tokyo, Japan, in order to get updated on their recent plans for the area of applied health technology. During the visit there also were discussions on the close collaborative mode of operation that exists between academia and companies in Japan. For more information: Product Development Research Lab Director, Professor Tobias […]

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Utmärkta examensarbeten fick stipendier!

Sparbanksstiftelsen Kronan delar årligen ut stipendier till utmärkta examensarbeten. Vid ceremonin för 2014 belönades inte mindre än fyra examensarbeten från Maskinteknik! Speciellt roligt är att tre av examensarbetena har skett i samverkan med lokala företag, “in real life”! Vi gratulerar studenterna! 50 000 SEK Henrik Kvist och Henning Bakke för examensarbetet “Business Process Design” som […]

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Deepening collaboration with Chinese partners

BTH has over the years had long track record of international collaboration. One of the extensive country partners is China. Past week, Professor Tobias Larsson, and Associate Professor Sharon Kao-Walter. Tobias held keynotes on “Product-Service Systems” and “Needfinding” as guest professor at China Jiliang University in Hangzhou. Then both took part in the Global Partnership […]

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Innovation and products

In research, courses, projects and theses the results once and a while ends up in solutions that are of innovative character. Here we put on display some of the resulting innovations and products, and sometimes companies, that have been developed in close collaboration with researchers from the group. Cooperation is the word regarding this type […]

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Visit by Nanjing Forestry University

Nanjing Forestry University visited BTH and the Product Development Research lab to discuss educational collaboration between the universities. Ph.D. SHI Dongrong (left), deputy director of International cooperation & exchange med with Professor Tobias Larsson (Dean of Engineering Sciences), Associate Professor Sharon Kao-Walter and Department Head Mats Walter. The focus of the dialogues was the collaboration […]

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