FCC in the news

Recent research at FCC has now been noticed by the computer processor giant Intel. In a recent paper, Evan Shellshear and Robin Ytterlid demonstrated how new software at Intel can be used to provide breakthrough results in collision detection. Intel has now…

Initiative Seminar on Continuous Production

A wide range of industries like chemical, petrochemical, pulp, paper, food, pharmaceuticals and others, are based on continuous manufacturing processes. An effective process technology is vital to achieve good efficiency and sustainable solutions. Here you can read more about the seminar that…

IPS User Conference 2015

fleXstructures GmbH, Fraunhofer ITWM, Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre (FCC) IPS AB proudly announce the first IPS Cable Simulation User Conference to take place on June 23rd and 24th 2015. Moreover, we offer a workshop “IPS Cable Simulation 3.0” on June 25th 2015. This “come…

IPS Cable Simulation 3D at the TechViz Presentation Day at KIT (Karlsruhe)

“The idea is that everybody can use it” – this is how Dr.-Ing. Benjamin Bayart (TechViz) summarized the main advantage of the software TechViz XL at the Presentation Day at KIT on 14th October 2014. TechViz XL works like a driver for…

Johan S. Carlson on Automation for Robotic Metrology

In an interview released by Hexagon Metrology, FCC Director Johan S. Carlson discusses trends in automation for metrology, including the challenges of increasingly complex robotic automation.

FCC articles most downloaded in respected journals

The research performed by FCC is world class. The three articles below, produced by FCC, reached Most Downloaded during Q3 2014 in three well respected scientific journals. Kinetic models in industrial biotechnology – Improving cell factory performance which was published in Metabolic Engineering Stochastic differential equations…

Fredrik Edelvik on The Virtual Paint Shop

Listen to Vice Director Fredrik Edelvik describe the benefits of the Virtual Paint Shop. The software IPS Virtual Paint – Spray is the result of several years of validated research performed by FCC together with our industrial partners. The first commercial version of…

Earn money with mathematics, October 1st, 2014

On Wednesday the 1st of October 12:00 – 13:00, 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…

FCC welcomes new colleague

FCC is glad to welcome Catarina Dudas as the newest member of our staff. Catarina has a MSc in numerical analysis and finished her PhD thesis “Learning from multi-objective optimization of production systems” in 2014 at Stockholm University. She has previously worked…

20 million SEK synergy grant in applied mathematics

The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research, SSF, funds a five year project entitled Hierarchical Mixed Effects Modeling of Dynamical Systems with 20 million SEK. The project, which is a collaboration between Mathematical Sciences (MS), the Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre (FCC), and the Sahlgrenska Academy…