Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre jubileumskonferens 29 maj

Välkommen till en tysk-svensk konferens som uppdaterar dig på aktuella industrinära forskningsprojekt! Tyska Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft är en av världens största forskningsorganisationer och bedriver innovationssamarbeten i flera länder, däribland tillsammans med Chalmers i Sverige. Fraunhofer-Chalmers Research Centre for Industrial Mathematics (FCC) i Göteborg grundades…

Congratulations to Colleague Joachim Almquist on his Doctor of Philosophy Degree!

Our colleague at FCC, Joachim Almquist, on Friday 15 December 2017 presented and defended his thesis for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy “Kinetic Models in Life Science — Contributions to Methods and Applications”. Kinetic models in life science combine mathematics and…

Congratulations to colleague Raad Salman on his licentiate degree!

On Friday 17 November 2017, our colleague Raad Salman presented and defended his licentiate thesis “Optimizing and Approximating Algorithms for the Single and Multiple Agent Precedence Constrained Generalized Traveling Salesman Problem”. The work introduces new problems, concepts and algorithms within the field…

Earn Money with Mathematics, 27 September 2017

On Wednesday, 27 September 2017, FCC hosted the annual student lunch “Earn money with mathematics” in Chalmers Science Park, room Poseidon. This year, over 70 engineering and mathematics students joined. FCC employs talented students at a 10-20% basis (4-8 hours a week)…

SelfPaint project covered by the Le Monde newspaper

The ongoing SelfPaint project, a collaboration between Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre, Fraunhofer IPA and Fraunhofer ITWM has been covered by the French newspaper Le Monde. The goal of the project is to create a fully automatic framework, consisting of scanning a part to be painted, optimizing…

FCC i Vinnovas satsning på digitalisering av svensk industri

FCC deltar i flera projekt i Vinnovas satsning ”Digitalisering av svensk industri”, vilka presenteras på Vinnovas nya webbsida https://www.vinnova.se/m/digitalisering-av-industrin/. För att läsa mer om de enskilda projekten klicka på respektive länk: Grundorsaksanalys och maskininlärning – Syftet med detta projekt är att studera,…

FCC paper on the cover of Journal of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

The FCC paper “Modelling of free fatty acid dynamics: insulin and nicotinic acid resistance under acute and chronic treatments” appeared on the cover of a prestigious journal in the field, Journal of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics, Vol. 44, Issue 3. The paper was…

IPS Cable Simulation User Conference 2017

The 3rd IPS Cable Simulation User Conference will take place on June 13th and 14th, 2017 in a very special event location: the Technik Museum in Speyer, Germany. The museum shows exhibits representing important milestones in automotive history as well as great…

IPS Robot Optimization winner of the Hannover Messe Robotics Award 2017

Fraunhofer Chalmers Centre can proudly present the IPS Robot Optimization as the winner of the Hannover Messe Robotics Award 2017 – the prize for applied robotics solutions, through our partner fleXstructures GmbH. The Hannover Messe 2017 is one of the world’s largest…

Congratulations to colleague Domenico Spensieri on his Licentiate Degree!

Our longtime colleague at FCC, Domenico Spensieri, on Wednesday 29 March 2017 presented and defended his thesis “Planning of Robotic Assembly Sequences”. The major contribution of his work is a new approach to schedule robot operations to avoid collisions and minimize cycle time…