Skip to content
Robert Brännström
Robert Brännström

Robert Brännström

Senior Lecturer, Programme Director
Luleå University of Technology
Pervasive and Mobile Computing
Computer Science
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering
+46 (0)910 585358
A127a Skellefteå


Assistant professor in the Pervasive and Mobile Computing (PMC) research group, Head of Education at the Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering and Operations Coordinator (representative and contact person) for Luleå University of Technology in Skellefteå.

Until 2022-03-31 Head of Division of Computer Science at the department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering


Previously I was Coordinator for a number of programs and courses:
- Courses in the LTU education subjects Mobile systems, Media technology and Computer Science.

Programs transfered to other coordinator
- Computer networking, 120 ECTS (Karl Andersson, 2012)
Programs under settlement
- - Master in Computer Science and Engineering, specialization in distributed cloud systems (discontinued 2019)
- - Mobile application development, 120 ECTS (discontinued 2015)
- - Master in Mobile Systems, 120 ECTS (discontinued 2015)
- - Computer engineering/Electrical engineering, 120 ECTS + 180 ECTS (discontinued 2012)


Active school transport (SICTA, SICTA 2.0)
Sense smart region
Sence smart city

Co-supervision PhD students:
Hanrique Sousa Rossi

[Dimitar Minovski - PhD 2021]
[Mischa Schmidt - PhD 2018]
[Samuel Idowu - Lic 2018]
[Daniel Granlund - PhD 2015]
[Dan Johansson - until Lic, PhD 2014]

Research interests:
- Mobility and access network selection in heterogenious wireless networks
- Deployment of sensors and networks in smart city environments and regions
- Sustainable societies and Digitalisation

Research activities:
- Member of grading comitte, PhD dissertation in Telecommunication systems, BTH, 2014
- Discussion leader at licentiate seminar in Industrial electronics, LTU, 2011
- Workshop chair IEEE LCN ON-MOVE workshop, 2011
- TPC Member ans Session chair IEEE LCN ON-MOVE workshop, 2010
- TPC Member Mobile P2P, IWCMC, 2010
- TCP Member and Session Chair IEEE LCN ON-MOVE workshop, 2009
- TPC Member MuM, 2008
- TCP Member and Session Chair IEEE LCN ON-MOVE workshop, 2008
- TPC Member MoMM2007
- Session Chair IEEE LCN ON-MOVE workshop, 2007
- Session Chair - Advances in Mobile Computing & Multimedia (MoMM2006)


Article in journal

Initial Design and Testing of Multiplayer Cooperative Game to Support Physical Activity in Schools (2022)

Oyelere. S, Berghem. S, Brännström. R, Rutberg. S, Laine. T, Lindqvist. A
Education Sciences, Vol. 12, nr. 2
Conference paper

A case study of application development for mobile and location-based services (2013)

Granlund. D, Johansson. D, Andersson. K, Brännström. R
Part of: Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS2013), s. 658-662, ACM Digital Library, 2013
Conference paper

A sensor-data acquisition grid architecture (2013)

Schelén. O, Brännström. R, Åhlund. C
Part of: 2013 IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control, s. 361-366, IEEE Communications Society, 2013

Machine Learning in Pervasive Computing (2013)

Idowu. S, Åhlund. C, Schelén. O, Brännström. R
Conference paper

Smart city (2012)

the smart sewerage
Granlund. D, Brännström. R
Part of: Proceedings of the 37th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks Workshops (LCN Workshops), 6th IEEE Workshop On User MObility and VEhicular Networks, s. 856-859, IEEE Computer Society Press, 2012