KVVS is an interdisciplinary association established in
the main purpose to promote scientific research and support higher education. The activities are mainly focused on lectures, conferences and publications. Support to researchers is given through grants. In addition, several prizes are
awarded on a regular basis. New scientific needs, not yet recognized in the regular university system, are identified and promoted. Members are elected through a dedicated selection procedure and authorized by the Academy’s membership. The Academy is legally independent and relies financially on donations without any public support.
the picture you
see the Professors Bo Albinsson and Göran
Johansson, Director and
Co-Director of Nanoscience and
Nanotechnology at the installation. Professor Thomas Nilsson,
Head of the Department of Physics, did not have the opportunity to attend.
Professor Göran Johansson and Professor Thomas Nilsson was nominated and elected in class 3, Physical Sciences and Professor Bo Albinsson in class 4, Chemical Sciences.