KTH Royal Institute of Technology

KTH is the largest technical university in Sweden, with 13,000 undergraduates and 1,700 postgraduates. KTH operates through ten schools, each with a large number of departments.

Since its founding in 1827, KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. KTH is Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world dedicated to advancing knowledge.

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Key Personnel

Amir Rashid is Professor and head of the Manufacturing and Metrology Systems (MMS) research division in the department of Production Engineering (IIP) at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. He has a key role in developing the concept of Circular Manufacturing Systems (CMS) through the work carried out in EC’s FP7 funded project ResCoM, which he coordinated for four years, completing it in October 2017. He is now coordinator of a H2020 project- ReCiPSS  – aiming at large scale implementation of CMS.

Farazee Asif is senior researcher in the department of Production Engineering at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. He has contributed in developing the concept of Circular Manufacturing Systems (CMS) and based his PhD research in this topic.

He is currently contributing with R&D and coordination support in H2020 project- ReCiPSS. In parallel, he is managing several national research projects in CMS and coordinating the M.Sc program in Production Engineering and Management at KTH.