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Information literacy minimizes the risks of studying abroad

The ability to find, absorb and use information in a new and foreign context is of great importance in managing everyday life in a new country.


New instrument ensures quality in recycled concrete

It is possible to use recycled concrete as aggregate in new concrete. Now researchers will purchase a new instrument to ensure its quality.

New possibilities for analysing fibre in textile technology

A new instrument means fibre analysis is improved in both research and education. Its purpose is to spin fibres into thread; they can also be reused.

The textile reactor takes its place on the recycling landscape

A new type of reactor made of a textile material has found its way onto the market in different parts of the world.

Solving problems in the IT industry

Now, researchers from the University of Borås together with businesses have found solutions for the two groups to meet and work together.

Targeted skills development streamlines collaborative projects

A collaborative project increases competence in resource recovery in educational programmes and research in Indonesia.

Tool-lending libraries strengthen the local community

What function in society does a tool-lending library fulfil ? This is one of the things Jonas Söderholm studied in his dissertation.

Project about fashion beyond sight ends with a large exhibition

The international fashion project "Beyond seeing" was about experiencing, discussing and creating design from a non-visual perspective.

Trust is the name of the game for collaborative research

Researchers in the field of IT are collaborating with representatives of 13 different businesses on a joint research project.

New system for design with smart colours

TEXT + FILM | She wants to create the first thermochromic colour system that can facilitate communication and understanding of how these colours...