Manchester – KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University Joint Research funding

The University of Manchester, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University have announced a new round of joint research funding to continue supporting collaborative research projects and build on the existing partnerships between the three institutions.

Current calls

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Further information

If you have any questions, please get in touch with the relevant contact at each university:

The University of Manchester
Helen Lusty, International Officer
tel: +44 (0)161 275 2217 

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Christina Murray, Advisor to the President on international affairs
tel: +46-8-790 65 50
Cell: +46 730 666550

Stockholm University/Stockholms Universitet
Henrik Smedjegården, Engagement and collaboration officer
tel: + 46 (0)8 16 46 25


Previous grants awarded


UoM lead School (UoM) KTH Lead SU Lead Title of research project
Dr Laura Richards School of Natural Sciences Prof Prosun Bhattacharya Prof Georgia Destouni Water security in India: does artificial intelligence offer solutions?
Prof Michael Shaver School of Natural Sciences Dr Karin Odelius Dr Mika Sipponen Sustainable polymers for circular composite materials (SuperMat)
Dr Andrea Bottacin Busolin School of Engineering Dr Luigia Brandimarte Dr Zahra Kalantari Urban flood risk: multiple effects of nature-based vs technology-based solutions
Dr Riza Batista-Navarro School of Engineering Prof Cristian Rojas Prof Panagiotis Papapetrou Towards human-understandable and trustworthy explanations of deep learning-based predictions
Dr Reka Solymosi School of Social Sciences Prof Vania Ceccato Dr Ulf Jansson Geoprivacy, confidentiality and data sharing in research and practice
Prof Adisa Azapagic School of Engineering Prof Joydeep Dutta - Decentralised circular water treatment
Dr Marta Romeo School of Engineering Dr Ilaria Torre - Investigating decisive factors for trust repair in human robot interaction
Dr Kayode Ogungbenro School of Health Sciences Dr Adam Darwich - The use of PKPD modelling to analyse real-world healthcare data
Dr Paul Tobin School of Social Sciences - Professor Andreas Duit Non-state actors and the politicisation of climate change