Azadeh Fazl Mashhadi has spent the past nine years deeply involved in the Volvo projects she was researching at the same time. She has now developed unique and directly applicable knowledge about how companies can change their product development practices. Volvo Penta, one of the companies involved, now uses a better approach.
Each year, nearly a quarter of a million tonnes of food is discarded in industry and retail in Sweden – quite unnecessarily. This is something that Chalmers researcher Kristina Liljestrand wants to do something about. She is now giving companies in the food supply chain specific tools that can reduce both food waste and the environmental impact of food transport.
Associate Professor Hendry Raharjo at Chalmers has devoted much time to find out what makes both patients and staffs satisfied in health care - and how these factors may be linked. Now his research has been awarded, for the second year in a row.
Automatic guided vehicles, smart glasses and robots in the picking process. There is much to be gained by increasing automation in materials handling. With a new project in collaboration with industry partners, Chalmers is paving the way.
From 12 days to 4. That is how much the lead times on the pathology laboratory were reduced, when Norajr Muradian implemented a project linked to the CHI-education "Quality-driven organization development,” Now he receives the Södra Älvsborg Hospital Quality Award.
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...