Monthly Archives: December 2014

The art of constructing a machine…

In the latest issue of the research facts brochure at BTH, Department of Mechanical Engineering was featured with the piece “The art of constructing a machine”, showcasing Professors Sharon Kao-Walter and Tobias Larsson. More information: The art of constructing a machine (PDF) Entire brochure (PDF)  

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The Role of Additive Manufacturing Technology in job creation: an exploratory case study of suppliers of Additive Manufacturing in Sweden

Research paper published 12th CIRP Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing – Emerging Potentials, September 22nd-24th, 2014, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Abstract This paper investigates how Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies, as a process innovation, may contribute to a job creation. Further, the various mechanisms in which AM may contribute to an increase in job creation as well […]

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Alessandro Bertoni

Welcome Alessandro Bertoni, Post-Doctoral research fellow

Dr Alessandro Bertoni is a post-doc research at BTH employed during the autumn of 2014 working with supporting engineering decision making. Alessandro is part of the KKS research profile “Model Driven Development and Decision Support“, and the aerospace research project VITUM. Who are you and what is your background? I was born and I grew up […]

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Research Based Company Start-Up: Nova Innovation Solutions AB

Nova Innovation Solutions AB is a research based start-up building on waterjet cutting research, where a new industrial polishing method has been developed. Anders Jönsson, Director of Swedish WaterJet Lab and PhD from Mechanical Engineering, is one of the actors in the new business that is commercializing the approach. Anders Jönsson has done the research […]

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STOSIP – New research project with industry

A new research project has been approved; “Strategic, Tactical and Operational implementation of Sustainability into the Innovation Process – STOSIP” is the name and the objective of STOSIP is to support manufacturing companies to integrate and implement sustainability on strategic, tactical and operational levels in the company in order to be able to bring forward […]

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STOSIP – Strategic, Tactical and Operational implementation of Sustainability into the Innovation Process | 2015-

The objective of STOSIP is to support manufacturing companies to integrate and implement sustainability on strategic, tactical and operational levels in the company in order to be able to bring forward sustainable innovations, creating competitive advantages and increased value to its customers. Integration and implementation is enhanced with the ability to measure: maturity level of […]

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