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University of Borås


Networks strengthens smart textiles research

Two of the university's researchers participate in CONTEXT, a European network that means to link together research and innovation in smart textiles.

View over the stage at the academic ceremony

Pomp and Circumstance at the Academic Ceremony

Text + Movie On 3 May, the university's academic ceremony was held.

Patient perspective in focus for new professor

Birgitta Wireklint Sundström is a new professor of Caring Science. Her research highlights prehospital emergency care.

University of Borås's environmental management work top-ranked

Once again, the University of Borås is placed at the top in a ranking of government agencies' environmental management work.

Natural pigment--another property of fungi

Another area of use for fungi is to produce dyes--something that is very important in food, for example.

She wants to highlight the importance of existential care

Gunilla Carlsson is a new professor of Caring Science. She focusses her research on existential health issues.

New professor wants to combat age discrimination

Karin Josefsson is a new professor of Caring Science. In her research she focusses on the elderly.

She seeks inner vision

What is creativity, really? And what does it look like? Stefanie Malmgren de Oliveira has mapped the fashion designer's internal process.

New professor puts Borås on the map

During her research career, professor Petra Angervall has been interested in gender equality and gender patterns in academia.

One step closer to reality for a smart feminine hygiene product

The innovation Spacerpad--a reusable, smart sanitary towel--has now been tested for over two months by women in Kenya. Now it’s time for a follow-up.