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2012-08-09

Tuesday 21 August is the official Arrival Day for international students coming to Lund University for the autumn semester. This updated information is for international students who are starting their studies at one of the Lund...[more]


2012-08-07

When Lund University and Region Skåne's innovation conference Innovation in Mind is held for the fourth consecutive year this September there will be many well-known names on the programme. This year the event will be expanded...[more]


2012-06-27

The exhaust from diesel-fuelled vehicles, wood fires and coal-driven power stations contains small particles of soot that flow out into the atmosphere. The soot is a scourge for the climate but also for human health. Now for the...[more]


2012-06-05

“What made the deepest impression on me at Lund University, and touched my heart, is the democratic idea that everyone should be an active participant.These are the words of the outgoing chair of the students’ union, Simon...[more]


2012-06-05

The Universitas 21 Ranking was announced today (11 May 2012) at an event at Lund University in Sweden. Universitas 21, a leading global network of research universities, has developed the ranking as a benchmark for governments,...[more]


2012-03-02

If robots are to take over people’s jobs then they must become, well, more human! When it comes to learning from previous experience, fine motor skills and manual dexterity, today’s robots are far behind humans. However,...[more]


2012-02-11

John B Anderson, professor in digital communication at the Department of Electrical and Information Technology, has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Press for the period 2012—2013. The appointment was announced in December...[more]


2012-01-10

Tuesday, 10 January is Arrival Day at Lund University for students commencing their studies this spring. Some 500 exchange students and a few international masters’ students from all over the world will arrive in Lund for...[more]


2011-12-15

I dessa Nobeltider passar det bra med att citera Tomas Tranströmer:  ”Två sanningar närmar sig varann.En kommer inifrån och en kommer utifrån och där de möts har man en chans att få se sig själv.”  Vi pratar...[more]


2011-12-14

Renée Andersson, responsible for ethics and environmental issues at Indiska Magasinet (a high street chain), is one of three new honorary doctors at Lund University’s Faculty of Engineering. The others are Marcel Stive, professor...[more]


2011-11-22

Two new engineering Master's programmes are being taught through the Faculty of Engineering (LTH). Food Innovation and Product Design (FIPDES) is a new Erasmus Mundus Master’s programme being offered in collaboration between...[more]


2011-10-11

The New York Times has featured an article about the city of Lund in its travel section, published 23 September 2011. The New York Times article: A College Town with a bit of Viking Mayhem, written by Russ Juskalian, paints...[more]


2011-10-06

We are proud to announce that Lund University has once again maintained its position as one of the world’s top 100 universities, with a ranking of 80th in the just released Times Higher Education World University 2011-2012...[more]


2011-09-26

Textile dying is one of the most environmentally hazardous aspects of the textile industry. During dying, harmful chemicals that are difficult to break down are released, all too often into rivers and agricultural land. However,...[more]


2011-08-26

In February 2012, the Governance Council of LTH will lay down the new strategic plan for 2012-2016. The work to formulate the new plan is steadily progressing. Now it is your turn to provide input for the final version. All LTH...[more]


2011-08-16

Today, Tuesday 16 August is Arrival Day at Lund University. Some 1 500 students from all over the world will arrive in Lund for academic studies lasting up to three years. At the Faculty of Engineering (LTH) about 390...[more]


2011-08-15

Prostate cancer that has become resistant to hormone treatment and that does not respond to radiation or chemotherapy requires new methods of treatment. By attacking stem cell-like cells in prostate cancer, researchers at Lund...[more]


2011-06-28

Many people are careful to follow a low glycaemic index (GI) diet. However, the glycaemic index concept has some shortcomings, in the view of one young researcher, who has developed a complementary method, ‘glycaemic profile’ or...[more]


2011-03-10

The researcher in question is Nadia Skorupa Parachin and the secret of her technique is enzymes that she extracted from garden soil. If ethanol can be successfully made from xylose then ethanol production could increase by over...[more]


2011-03-07

On March 7, the Håkan Frisinger Foundation for Transportation Research will be presenting its scholarship for 2010 to Bengt Johansson, Professor at Lund university (LTH). The scholarship, worth SEK 250,000, will be awarded to...[more]


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