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Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Humanity faces enormous challenges in the areas of energy, environment, raw materials, water resources and security. By research and education in the areas of mining, civil and environmental engineering, we take responsibility for the development of a sustainable society.

Our research and education are characterized by a strong experimental and applied profile with several large and well-equipped laboratories. All activities are quality assured by our dedicated professors and lecturers in an exclusive and successful collaboration with industry and the public sector. 65% of our research is externally funded and we have well-developed international collaborations with universities in all continents.

Ultrasound technology for a better juice

Apple juice. Creative Commons License.

In the media: Residual product from the forest industry can give non-toxic bottom paint

Professor Paul Christakopoulos Photo: Katarina Karlsson

Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Luleå University of Technology
Postal address: SE-97187 Luleå, Sweden
Visiting address: C and F-Building, University Campus, Porsön, Luleå
Phone: +46 (0)920 49 10 00 Fax: +46 (0)920 49 28 18