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Research on cross-laminated timber
Karlstad University is working actively to develop its wood research and the research group, together with its partners, has in the last year received considerable funding from various funders to develop timber construction.
Group dynamics in large crowds
Preventive work in environments with large crowds can contribute to increased safety. In her dissertation, Thoa Thieu examines active-passive dynamics in pedestrians.
Distance education continues in the spring term 2021
Karlstad University extends the decision on distance education. As a general rule, examination and teaching will take place remotely during the spring term 2021.
B2B Forum on SmartIndustry 2021
January 20 - 21, the digital conference B2B Forum on SmartIndustri was held at Karlstad University. The purpose was to highlight the strengths of Industry 4.0 and the ways in which its technical aspects are relevant.
INFORMATION from Karlstad university regarding corona
Information about the University's positions, questions and answers, and other related to the coronavirus.
Two reports with great impact on future sustainability
The development of the food industry is of great importance for the planet and the survival of our civilization. Many people are unaware that our food consumption and our farming methods are some of the biggest threats to the environment worldwide.
PROCESS MODELLING FOR MORE EFFICIENT PULP AND PAPER MANUFACTURING
Integrated paperboard manufacturing consists of a number of unit processes that continuously generate large amounts of process data. Manufacturing is energy-intensive and variations must be taken into account to achieve the optimal production process. A new thesis at Karlstad University shows how different mathematical models can be applied to the processes in aspects of improved product quality and reduced energy use.
Karlstad University has more than 200 exchange agreements with universities in about 35 countries around the world. Each year we welcome approximately 250 international exchange students.
Karlstad - the student city
Karlstad has enjoyed the reputation of being a friendly and hospitable city for a long time and now ranks as one of the best student cities in Sweden.
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.