The first honorary doctor has a broad knowledge of textiles
Clare Johnson, is the first Honorary Doctor of the University of Borås, she has long and broad experience from the textile field.
Minute’s silence at 12:00
Monday 10 April, the whole of Sweden mourns because of the attack in Stockholm. The University of Borås will at 12:00 join in the minute’s silence.
Today, Thursday 6 April, at 12:00, the University of Borås will join in the minute’s silence for the victims of the tragic bus accident in...
ArcInTexETN Exhibition – Textile Museum in Borås
The PhD students in the EU-funded ArcInTexETN project are exhibiting their works in progress at the Textile Museum in Borås.
Distinguished efforts honoured – first honorary doctorate...
Clare Johnston is being awarded the university's first honorary doctorate.
New patterns emerge when the temperature changes
Imagine a single-coloured piece of cloth that suddenly displays a colourful pattern when the ambient temperature changes.
Textiles and engineering for modern healthcare
The university's new professor of biomedical engineering, Fernando Seoane, researches to make a difference.
“Knitted muscles” provide power
Researchers have coated fabric with an electroactive material, and in this way given it the ability to actuate in the same way as muscle fibres.