The department is host of four research centres:
ChaseOn is a research center in the fields of wireless communications, remote sensing and medical applications of microwaves. Its overall research focus is bridging the gap between research and product. Therefore, the university researchers work closely together with researchers and engineers from industry and research institutes.
MedTech West is a network and collaborative platform for research, education, development and evaluation of new biomedical concepts and technologies. MedTech West initiates, facilitates and promotes increased research collaboration between the health care sector, industry and academia. The focus is on addressing actual clinical needs in collaboration with relevant clinical staff.
Swedish Electromobility Centre (former Swedish Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Centre, SHC)
Swedish Electromobility Centre is a national centre
of excellence for electric and hybrid vehicles and charging
infrastructure. The centre serves as a base for integration between
academia, industry and society. The research covers system studies and
machines and drives, energy storage, vehicle analysis and fuel cell
technology. Swedish Wind Power Technology Centre, SWPTC
SWPTC is a research centre for the design and production of wind turbines. The purpose of the centre is to support Swedish industry with knowledge of design techniques and maintenance in the field of wind power. The work is carried out in six theme group and is funded by the Swedish Energy Agency, by academic and industrial partners.