Installationsföreläsare Welcome to the inaugural lectures with the new professors at the university. Date: 13 May. Time: 09:00-11:45. The inaugural lectures are open for everyone but we need your registration by 6 May.
Picture from thesis cover 9 June. Farzad Moradian will defend his doctoral thesis "Ash-related problems in fluidized-bed combustion of alternative fuels".

Research that changes society

The University of Borås conducts research that changes society. The case of the e-book in a "small language" culture: Media, technology and effects in the digital society, is a 4-year research program on E-books in Sweden. More about the project.


 Swedish food draws tourists

Swedish food draws tourists

When is food worth making a journey for? Professor Karin M Ekström has studied culinary tourism in Sweden.

Magnus Hagiwara

Test of new IT solutions for stroke patients in ambulance care

Can new and better IT solutions help stroke patients receive both diagnosis and care faster and safer?

The power of social media

Through social media, we can see snapshots of refugees, be exposed to marketing or find friends with similar interests.

ArcInTexETN Exhibit in Berlin

Now the doctoral students in the EU-funded ArcInTexETN begin phase 2, in which they conduct textile experiments from the small to the large scale.

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Anja Lund

A thread for life

In the research magazine 1866 researcher Anja Lund talks about threads that react to movement. In future, this could make life easier for patients with conditions such as Parkinson’s disease or epilepsy. They can also control a robot. Read the article.

Pedagogical tools to teach digital preservation.

Researchers have developed a toolbox that is open to everyone and has practical tips, exercises, and guidance on how to teach colleagues to preserve digitally. Read more about the project.