Industrial and Materials Science (IMS)
The Department of Industrial and Materials Science empowers people with knowledge and technical solutions for future industry, in a sustainable society. Through excellent research, innovation, and education, we create future industrial value chains.
The main competencies at the department of Industrial and Materials Science are found in the areas of: Human-Technology Interaction | Form and Function | Modeling and Simulation | Product Development | Material | Production and in the interaction between these areas. The research develops the industrial process, from need to finished product while creating added value. To combine skills throughout the whole chain distinguishes the department both nationally and internationally. Here we gather internationally prominent researchers, in dynamic and outstanding research environments, as well as in national and international research networks.