Seminarium/workshop för ProcessIndustriellt IT och Automation i Västsverige

Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre arrangerar ett seminarium och workshop i samarbete med CIT (Chalmers Industriteknik) och Vinnovas strategiska innovationsprogram för Processindustriell IT och Automation, PiiA. Detta halvdagsseminarium lägger fokus på processindustrins utmaningar och förutsättningar inom IT och automation. Dagen arrangeras av det strategiska innovationsprogrammet…

FCC Paper on the Cover of Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal

The FCC paper “A multi-scale simulation method for the prediction of edge wicking in multi-ply paperboard” appear on the cover of the December issue of the prestigious Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal. The paper was written as part of the ISOP…

Earn money with mathematics, 22 September 2015

On Tuesday, 22 September 2015, FCC hosted the annual student lunch “Earn money with mathematics” in Chalmers Science Park, room Poseidon. This year, over 90 engineering and mathematics students joined. FCC employs talented students at a 10-20% basis (4-8 hours a week) and…

Human Robot Collaboration

Fredrik Ore does research to enable a closer collaboration between human and robot at assembly stations within the manufacturing industries. This could, above all, lead to an increased productivity and decreased physical workload. Fredrik defended his licentiate thesis ”Human – industrial robot collaboration: simulation,…

FCC in Göteborgs-Posten

There is a great need for modelling, simulation and optimization in the industry. Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre (FCC) in Gothenburg have developed several unique methods and simulation-software, based on mathematics, to cut product development time and to increase production efficiency. On Sunday the 6th of September,…

IPS Cable Simulation User Conference 2015

The first official user conference for IPS Cable Simulation was hosted by our partners fleXstructures and Fraunhofer ITWM the 23-24th of June 2015 in the beautiful Deidesheim, Germany. The conference was a great success with over 70 attendees from Europe, Asia and USA, all…

IPS Virtual Paint – Spray in Besser Lackieren

The well recognized trade journal Besser Lackieren has published a piece on IPS Virtual Paint in their August edition. A short version of the article is available online at Besser Lackieren (German). For information on IPS Virtual Paint, please visit IPS Virtual Paint – Spray.

The power of points

The revolution is upon us but it’s happening via something surprisingly small; infinitely small in fact. And in spite of their size they are now filling up terabytes of hard drives around the world. With these tiny wonders many concepts which have…

Visit us at Scandinavian Coating, May 19-21, 2015

FCC will exhibit for the second time at the fair Scandinavian Coating in Gothenburg, Sweden. Simulation is key for taking full control of, and optimizing, your paint shop. Investigate the effect of changes to you process, analyze your coating thickness and try…

Continuous Production in the news

Read the interview with Catarina Dudas, Area Leader Continuous Production at FCC.