Curiosity that pushes the limits of the mind
Basic research, the unconditional search for new knowledge can result in unexpected applications that may change society.
Smartly dressed in 100 percent Swedish paper
A dress made of paper from Swedish forests. A new innovation project aims at enabling textile production of raw material from the pulp industry.
The Swedish School of Textiles at London Fashion Week
The bachelor and master students in fashion design show their degree work at London Fashion Week.
Research takes the deafblind out of the dark
A garment that can act as a communicative interface for deafblind people – this is the expected result of a unique and innovative EU project.
A new sanitary pad that can change lives in developing countries
A reusable sanitary pad that could change everyday life for women in developing countries is being developed at the Swedish School of Textiles.
This is how traceability in textiles can be integrated
Black and white threads, with different dense twists that form a pattern in a woven or knitted piece of fabric, can be used as a traceable tag.
New methods in textile production can improve the environment
A new research project will develop methods for dyeing and finishing textiles. The purpose is to reduce wastewater from the dyeing companies.
Festive day at the university
This year’s professorial inauguration and doctoral degree conferment ceremony at the University of Borås took place 5 May.