Centre for distance-spanning technology (CDT)
During the outdoor event Smartbygd on 28 August, 2021, the 5G environment in Storuman showed off its operations and the tests that are now being carried out with 5G connected healthcare services and products from the region's companies.
Under the heading "Care can come", on August 27, 2021, exhibitors from both the private and public sectors gathered at Storuman Airport. From Luleå University of Technology and CDT, three projects participated that showed how they contribute to the smart social solutions of the future.
Researchers at Luleå University of Technology will, together with the company Substorm, investigate whether it is possible with the help of AI to increase trust in digital communication channels.
A new project will facilitate music production at a distance. Through new technology such as 5G, among others, researchers at Luleå University of Technology together with music creators will develop new ways to co-create music between people in different places.
Artificial intelligence can help create discrimination. That is why the Machine Learning Group at Luleå University of Technology works actively to ensure that future AI solutions combat inequalities and improve gender equality.
Innovative technical solutions and products in healthcare will be the result when a 5G test bed is opened in the hospital in Storuman. For researchers at Luleå University of Technology, the test bed provides good opportunities to test new technology in real environments.
The project will investigate how to build a digital creative process that enables creative creation between people in different places.
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We mourn the news that Arne Gylling, our good friend and colleague for many years, has left us far too soon.
AI is becoming an important tool in the competition for Swedish Olympic and World Cup medals. Luleå University of Technology's researchers in robotics and machine learning have started a collaboration with the Boden company TNTX with the goal of helping the alpine national team to ski faster and saf...
Researchers at Luleå University of Technology will, together with the company Mindforce Game Lab, look at the extent to which machine learning can help identify a person's mood and inspire them to take better care of themselves. By developing interactive AI solutions, they hope to help people suffer...
CDT welcomes Ida Lindh as a new board member.
Researchers at Luleå University of Technology will investigate whether it is possible to automate the creation of photo books from a large collection of unsorted images.
11 maj 2021, kl. 12.30 - 13:00
Digitalt via Zoom
The world's first automatic hand alcohol machine, which is connected to the 5G network, is now being tested at Teknikens Hus.
The annual meeting on Industry Development and Innovation in the Swedish data center industry was held this year as a digital half day.
It is technically and economically possible to achieve full mobile coverage throughout Sweden, even in rural areas. By using technical and norm-breaking solutions, researchers at Luleå University of Technology will be able to reduce the digital divide between urban and rural areas.
The company MBV Systems and Luleå University of Technology enter into cooperation to identify material types.
March 24, 2021, 09.00-12.00
Digitally via Zoom and Wonder
Project Datacenter Innovation Region contributes to Infrastructure Mason's "Diversity & Inclusion - Best Practice Guide" through Paula Wennberg.
All dangerous works and services in harsh environments will be fully automated in the future. This will lead to higher efficiency, reduce costs and minimized risks for personnel.
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Thursday, March 25, 2021,
08:30 – 09.30 Swedish time
09:30 – 10.30 Finish time
10:30 – 11.30 Russian time
May 4, 2021, 9am-4pm CET, Zoom
March 3, 8-10, 2021, Online
Mobilaris will initiate a collaboration with Luleå University of Technology's project Applied AI DIH North.
CDT's project manager Annika Svensson has been named by the organization iMasons as one of the 100 most important people who have contributed to the industry.
The project will, among other things, develop new autonomous road maintenance concepts, recycling of batteries as well as testing and demonstration of liquid and gas fuels and biofuels from the region.
In the beginning of 2021, Paula Wennberg will retire from CDT. We interview her about her 20-year working life at CDT.
The company Agio is first out as the project AI DIH North's partner company with the aim of developing a framework that supports and guides organizations in their data-driven decision-making processes.
The area CREATERNITY at Luleå University of Technology is up and running. The digital inauguration, which attracted a large number of listeners, featured speeches by representatives of large companies, researchers and the university's vice-Chancellor Birgitta Bergvall-Kåreborn.
Welcome to an open webinar about Richer Business – a new digital tool for gender equal organizations and operations.
Welcome to a 5G technical webinar arranged by the project Arctic 5G Test Network.
When: November 20, 2020, at 8:00 - 9:00
On October 1, a webinar, a digital tour in the 5G test environment, was conducted at Luleå University of Technology. During the event, the participants were shown around the environment and received information about exciting 5G applications. A number of pre-recorded films were shown with interviews...
Welcome to participate in the DIT4BEARs workshop on technology transfer.
1 October 2020, 15:00 - 16:00, Zoom
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A collaboration platform for providers and buyers and business models based on technology and new business networks, as well as the complexity of the design process when different stakeholders' logics are to interact. These are some of the results of the NIMBLE project.
It started with the data center project Green Power at Luleå University of Technology, where they looked at utilizing residual heat. This has now led to the project Plant Zone Infinite, which will work to increase the transitions to work through cultivation in greenhouses.
The Predictive Movement project has won first prize in Datadriven innovationstävling för pakettjänster och transporter i Sveriges gles- och landsbygder.
The government's target for mobile coverage is insufficient and unclear. This according to Jaap van de Beek, professor of Signal Processing. He addresses the problems in an article in Ny teknik. The solution may be a new index developed by researchers at Luleå University of Technology.
To have established a digital platform for trading in solid biofuels that is used by a significant proportion of market participants. This is the goal of a new project funded by the Swedish Energy Agency, where CDT is one of several parties.
Have you seen our Corona efforts against companies?
CDT is very pleased to have another new employee, Annika Svensson, in our team!
More business, more employees and new start-ups. These are some of the objectives when researchers at Luleå University of Technology will help small and medium-sized companies in the data center industry to expand.
The digital tool Richer Business has now been launched. The tool aims at better gender equality and better business.
Inclusive business models lead to better competitiveness. An on-line tool, Richer business, can help companies and organizations to become better at gender equality and do better business.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 08:00 – 08:50, Zoom
Corporate support & 5G indoors
Increased capacity and better performance will be showcased when Luleå University of Technology expands its 5G test bed with an indoor system. Jointly developed by Telia and Ericsson, this facility opens up fantastic new opportunities for both researchers and companies.
Would you like to answer a questionnaire about Arctic connection and live in Norrbotten or in Västerbotten?
In light of the recent rapid and dramatic developments regarding the Corona pandemic and its effects on business, the CDT project "Datacenter Innovation Region" has developed some specific efforts.
CDT is very happy to have a new project manager in our team!
Super fast 5G network, new transport project & digital book buses.
On February 28, the project Wireless Innovation Arena showcased 5G in the port in Luleå.
The University of Gävle's management has visited CDT at Luleå University of Technology.
The 2019 annual report has arrived.
The Datacenter Innovation Region project invited to a day about Industry development and innovation in the Swedish data center industry in conjunction with Västerbotten at the Grand Hôtel.
The 5G work at Luleå University of Technology is entering a new intensive phase. For example, local breakout and indoor coverage are new features. The 5G network in Luleå is also fast – download speed has been measured at 1.9 gigabits per second.