A smart bicycle rack, an optimized seeding tool and a functioning wind turbine. These were some of the exciting prototypes that engineering students had developed in the Sustainable Living project course.
For the fourth consecutive year, students from Luleå University of Technology participated in the Delsbo Electric competition. The aim of the competition is to drive a rail vehicle as energy-efficient as possible on a stretch of 3.36 km. The students stood for a strong achievement when they beat last year's world record and finished second.
Programme: MSc in Mechanical Engineering
Students at Luleå University of Technology in collaboration with Volvo Construction Equipment has developed adriverless hauler. Besides better working environment it can reduce carbon dioxide emissions by up to 100 percent.
Engineering students in the fields of energy, mechanical engineering, materials, automotive systems and tribology reached the end of their education when they presented their theses on Friday.
Mechanical Engineering graduate Tobias Thorvaldsson from Helsingborg chose to do his thesis at the research institute CTM in Spain where he improved their method for fatigue testing of crankshafts.
In 1986 the 19-year-old girl Malin Frenning from Sundsvall came to Lulea and Lulea University of Technology to study.