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.

Prof. Mauro Onori is currently the Head of the Production Engineering department at the ITM School of KTH, Mauro Onori obtained his PhD in 1996, and has published over 150 articles in proceedings, journals and books. He has written and obtained grants for over 14 European Commission projects (including as Coordinator for an Integrated Project, budget 40 M Euro), received the Japan Robot Association Award (1996), the Emerald Literati Awards (2001, 2014) and acted as consultant to companies and Scientific Advisor to Swedish and Norwegian funding organisations. Prof. Onori is an Editorial board member and Reviewer of the Assembly Automation Journal, Emerald Press.