How can society become better able to meet the needs of those affected by cancer, during and after treatment, from a holistic perspective? This is what the preliminary study Kraftens Hus [Powerhouse] in Borås will seek to address. Work began in mid-May with a creative dialogue meeting.
Health services and medical care have everything to gain by involving patients when personnel are engaged in making improvements. That is the view of Susanne Gustavsson, Nursing director and midwife at Skaraborg Hospital, who for the past six years has combined her work with doctoral studies at Chalmers. Now she is hoping that her research will contribute to a broader view of the patient’s role...
Teamwork. Multifunctional teams. Striving towards excellence by learning from each other. After a quick online search, it seems like all major companies use the holy concept of teamwork to reach success. But how does teamwork work?
The year 2016 started off in a great way for Chalmers researcher Ivan Sanchez-Diaz who is a post doc at the Department of Technology and Economics. He and his co-author, Evandro Manzano dos Santos, won Best Paper Award at the Transport Research Board (TRB) 95th Annual Meeting in Washington in January. The article, “Exploring Carriers' Perception About City Logistics Initiatives” focuses on...
Time has come for Chalmers researcher Vanajah Siva to present her doctoral thesis which has a strong focus on sustainability in Quality Management. Becoming a PhD is a dream come true for Vanajah who now wants to continue her career within the academia.
Chalmers researcher Chatchai Kongaut is about to defend his thesis which focuses on broadband policy in the European Union (EU). The thesis is a cross-disciplinary study based on applied economics, policy making and social science. He hopes that both the European Commission and telecommunication operators will find his results interesting and that his research will contribute to future broadband...
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research Seminar is a research seminar series at the department. The seminars are open to everyone and you do not need to sign up in advance.
The Areas of Advance brings together education, research and innovation. In our mind, this is the key to be able to successfully meet the needs of society and contribute to a sustainable future.
Read more about our collaborations regarding education, research and industry.
Supply Chain Management, Operations Management and Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Get inspired by our students in the master's programme Entrepreneurship and Business Design.
Read more about Master’s thesis at the Department of Technology Management and Economics.
In 2014 Marcus Holgersson received Chalmers Annual Pedagogic Prize and in this video he tells us about some of his teaching methods.
Procurement is becoming increasingly important but previous research is limited. A project, led by Chalmers, will create an overview over research in the area and develop new forms of collaboration...