Academic ceremony 2016 She wrote the best PhD thesis 2016-12-02 Vattenfall’s prize for best PhD thesis at Luleå University of Technology for 2016 has been awarded to Latifa Melk who did her research studies within Engineering Materials. In her doctoral thesis, she has worked with the zirconia ceramic-CNT composites . See the lectures of honorary doctorates in 2016 2016-11-14 Video recordings of the 2016 honorary doctorates at Luleå University of Technology can be found here. Further down are also links to articles on the honorary doctors. Academic ceremony 2016 2016-11-14 The new professors are inaugurated and the new doctors have received their hat, ring and diploma. This weekend, the Academic ceremony was celebrated at Luleå University of Technology. This year's honorary doctors lectured 2016-11-11 A writer, a governor and a musician. The faculties election of honorary doctorates for 2016 was Gerda Helena Lindskog, Elisabeth Nilsson and Svante Lindqvist. Oksman receives Nordea Science Prize 2016-11-10 Kristiina Oksman, Professor of Wood and Bionanocomposites at Luleå University of Technology, has been awarded the Nordea Science Prize for 2016. Honorary doctorates 2016 2016-06-21 A national musician, writer and playwrighter and a writer with a considerable amount of publications on children's conditions, as well as a governor and former CEO in the steel industry, are this year's honorary doctorates at Luleå University.