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The mystery around hornification
New research can now explain the mechanisms of hornification, knowledge that will enable us to recycle paper fibers many more times then today.
Biochar - a valuable resource
Waste from the forest industry can be transformed into useful resources as soil improvers, energy sources or absorbents in treatment plants.
Karlstad University joins the European university collaboration, EUNICE
Karlstad University has been granted funding by the EU Commission to join EUNICE, an education and research collaboration with nine other European universities.
A new era of industrial robots
The industry of tomorrow requires modern technology where cooperation takes place between people and machines.
Planning is key to minimise food waste
Planning is key to minimise food waste, and save money, says Helén Williams at the Service Research Center (CTF) at Karlstad University.
Kick off for the new industrial graduate school
The industrial graduate school EXACT is now up and running. EXACT aims to contribute to a sustainable manufacturing industry as well as future-proofing Swedish process-manufacturing industry through needs-based research.
The Climate Long Game: An urgent call for an action research agenda
In a recently published perspective article in the prestigious journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers put forward an agenda for integrated climate catastrophe assessment, emphasizing the need for in-depth understanding of climate change induced mass human mortality and even extinction.
Study and career guidance
Are you considering studying at Karlstad University? Our study and career counsellors can help you.
The Grants and Innovation Office (GIO) has the task of supporting research co-operation between the university and companies, organisations, and authorities.