Call for Seed Projects 2017!

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KTH (and associated) researchers are invited to submit proposals for research projects within the scope of the Wireless@KTH. Project proposals should be relevant to field of wireless systems and application in the widest sense as described in the center

Research Strategy

Of particular interests are at this point project proposals addressing issues related to wireless aspects of large scale cyber-physical system, the “internet of things” and the “internet of control” discussed in the strategy document. “Seed projects” are projects that aim to probe new research areas and industry collaboration that have the potential to lead to partnership and/or future, larger projects in collaboration with KTH. As in previous calls, the “seed project” is seen as an important instruments to attract new industry partners. Project proposals may involve existing or new, potential partner organizations. Proposals will be judged on the basis of the

  • level of innovation and match with the objectives of the research strategy
  • potential to spawn new Wireless@KTH projects (incl EU projects),
  • active participation of (new) partners,
  • scientific excellence of the proposal and the proposers.

In the first call in 2017, funding is envisaged for 2-3 projects. Wireless@KTH contributions not exceeding 500 KSEK for each project are envisaged.

Details and instructions for submitting a proposal

Deadline for submission of proposals in April 18th, 09.00


Call 1501 open for applications!

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Call 1501 is open for applications. Deadline for submission is May 4th at 09.00. Download call for papers.

The applications should be short and not exceed 3-4 A4 pages outlining the project scope, objectives and how these relate to the research program. Further, the research approach, staffing (incl. GST doctoral students, if any) and intended financing should be addressed. During the evaluation process, additional information may be requested from some of the proposers.

In Northern Scandinavia industries related to forestry, mining, energy and tourism are facing growth. The goal of the approved project is to build a constellation of partners and develop mature ideas on how to enable necessary M2M and voice connectivtity in remote and rural areas to support this upcoming business. The consortium is expected to grow, initially it includes Wireless@kth, MSB, Skogforsk, SCA, Cloudberry and Net1. The project will be co-ordinated by KTH, including Amirhossein Ghanbari, Jan Markendahl, Claes Beckman and Mats Nilson in the team. The project will start activities early June and conclude in the beginning of 2015. Note: UDI stands for “Demand Driven Innovation”.