The University of Borås conducts research that changes society.
The university works with the construction industry to address one of its biggest challenges: building with as little environmental impact as possible.
Researchers Karin M Ekström and Håkan Jönsson have studied 28 culinary destinations in order to get a better understanding of culinary tourism.
Learning about nature has long been part of Swedish preschool culture. But preschool teachers are scared of teaching about science.
If metals are used when biomass undergoes gasification the process can be more effective. Abas Mohsenzadeh will examine how metals affect the process.
When biomass undergoes gasification to become biofuels, tar is often produced. Tar has different compositions depending on the biomass it comes from, but adheres to pipes and other equipment. To get rid of tar, the boiler must be heated to very high temperatures, up to 1,200 degrees.
“The higher the temperature, the more tar is destroyed’, says Abas Mohsenzadeh, a Days of Knowledge Tp funds the "Re:Textile Factory" project, Sparbanksstiftelsen Sjuhärad is providing SEK 560 000. This money...
Instead of selling overproduced garments at a discount, business can give them a new life, and perhaps find new target audiences.
Linnea Bågander has designed since she, as a 12-year-old, began to sew her own clothes and discovered that she could decide how they looked.
Anita Pettersson wants to create a more sustainable environment by reusing what already exists.
Days of Knowledge takes place 19 October and has an international theme this year. For the first time, the Social Media Prize will also be given out.