R&D service provider for the Materials Business Center in Lund

We have been selected as R&D service provider for the Materials Business Center in Lund with excellent materials innovation opportunities for companies in Skåne and Blekinge. Let us help you with cutting-edge research at MAX IV or at other large-scale facilities world-wide! We can also investigate your materials, devices, and products in conventional laboratories by, for instance, SEM/EDX and XPS. Contact us or the Materials Business Center staff for details.

Materials Business Center

Call for industrial PhD projects

Call for industrial R&D projects at synchrotron radiation or neutron facilities to be carried out by PhD students, who are not experienced in such research, under supervision by large-scale research experts. Deadline 19 February 2020. Please get in touch with us to discuss opportunities for involving the right experts and writing a winning project proposal.

Feasibility studies – mimicking the conditions in hot strip mills

SSAB, Lund University, and Uppsala Synchrotronix have received funding from the Swedish Innovation Agency to investigate if the conditions during steel production in hot strip mills can be mimicked in synchrotron radiation experiments using scattering and imaging techniques. Read more about the feasibility studies here and here.

Call for industrial Swedish research projects at large-scale facilities

Sweden’s Innovation Agency (Vinnova) has announced the second 2019 call for proposals for industrial research at large-scale photon and neutron facilities. The deadline is 20 November. Feel free to discuss opportunities with us, preferably at an early stage to get sufficient time to set up a dedicated project team and write a carefully planned proposal.