Innovations from LTH

Research is to provide benefits – this applies to all the innovations and companies that have emanated from LTH and make the world a little bit better.

At LTH we foster groundbreaking research and inspire the development of technologies, architecture, and design that are useful to the world. Did you know that at LTH:

  • The continuous inkjet technology was developed, making it possible to produce quality colour images.
  • The first echo-cardiogram for ultrasound examination of the heart, a revolutionary technology for diagnostics, was developed.
  • The world’s first clinically usable artificial kidney was developed.
  • The tetrahedron - milk packaging, that requires minimum material and grants maximum hygiene, was developed.
  • In a project initiated by Ericsson Mobile, the Bluetooth was developed, opening a whole new world for the electronics sector.