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Ulla Grnlund, Head of Dept.

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Department of

Civil, Environmental and Natural


Resources Engineering

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Challenge-driven research, education and innovation

Energy / Raw materials


Environment
Food and Water
Health
Pandemics
Demographics
Safety

Sustainable technologies for a sustainable environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Beautiful
Resource efficient Safer operations
Our research and courses
are aimed at making things better

Sustainable
Green environment
Stronger

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering Ores and Minerals


Infrastructure Forest and Energy
Urban Planning Water
Waste Management

Sustainable technologies for a sustainable environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering Building systems of concrete, steel


Infrastructure and wood
Urban Planning Soil and rock
Mining
Water Supply
Safety
Sustainable Process Technology
Environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure Urban planning
Urban Planning Bridges and tunnels
Mining Roads and railways
Water Supply Traffic noise
Safety
Sustainable Process Technology
Environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure
Urban Planning Urban planning
Mining Sustainable travel
Water Supply Seasonal variations and cold
Safety climates
Sustainable Process Technology
Environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure
Urban Planning
Mining Finding minerals in nature
Water Supply Sustainable and environmentally
Safety friendly extraction of mineral
Sustainable Process Technology and metal products
Environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure
Urban Planning
Mining
Water Supply To provide our communities with
Safety good water
Sustainable Process Technology
Environment Dealing with sewage and waste in a
correct manner

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure
Urban Planning
Mining
Water Supply
Safety Community systems must be safe
Sustainable Process Technology and serve for many years
Environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure
Urban Planning
Mining
Water Supply
Safety
Sustainable Process Technology Efficient and sustainable use of our
Environment natural resources

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Civil Engineering
Infrastructure
Urban Planning
Mining
Water Supply
Safety
Sustainable Process Technology
Environment Sustainable technologies for a
sustainable environment

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Division of Architecture and water


Architecture and Water (AWA) cover the research subjects Architecture, Sanitary
Engineering, Traffic Engineering and Water Resources Engineering - Renewable
Energy. Sanitary Engineering is focused on water supply and sewerage systems
with sustainability and the wise use of resources as focal points.
Renewable energy includes systems for renewable energy and
increased use of renewable energy. The number of employees is 40.

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Division of Structural and Construction Engineering


Structural Engineering, Steel Structures, Timber Structures and Construction
Engineering. Here we gather all of the institutions building process competences
from building, planning and design to construction.

The number of employees is about 80 incl. Comp Lab.

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Division of Operation, Maintenance and Acoustics


Operation and Maintenance Engineering graduate of availability, reliability and
dependability with a view to increasing productivity. Acoustics research on vibration
and noise that affect people with the aim to provide products and buildings that
produce an attractive and harmless sound.

The number of employees is 40.

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Division of Mining and Geotechnical Engineering


Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering is in charge of all education and research
concerning rock mechanics, rock and mining engineering and rock aggregates.
Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering are in charge of all education and
research concerning Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering.

The number of employees is approximately 55

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Division of Geosciences and Environmental Engineering


Research and education about how ores and other mineral resources are formed,
how to find them and how to handle mining waste in a sustainable way. Water
and environmental issues as well as sustainable management of waste and
residue flows within communities are also important areas of the
Division of Geosciences and Environmental Engineering.

The number of employees is approximately 55

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Division of Sustainable Process Engineering (SPE)


We strive to be a national leader and an internationally recognized research,
education and innovation environment for the development of processes and
products that contribute to sustainable development. We teach and research in
the subjects of Chemical Technology, Biochemical and Chemical Engineering,
Grnsytors Chemistry, Process Metallurgy, Mineral Processing.

The number of employees is approximately 50.

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Green Technology Lab


Sustainable production of fuels, renewable
materials / chemicals from forest biomass

Biorefinery technology - from the labs as


innovation / pilot schemes to full scale,
unique laboratorie-facilitetes/methods

Access to unique pilot and demonstration


setups:

CHEMREC
ETC
Ethanolpilot - LTU 1 of 3 owners
Membrane- and katalystequiptment at ETC and
LTU

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Minerals and Metals Research Centre Laboratory

Effective and energy-efficient extraction of


mineral and metal products from primary
and secondary raw materials

Mineral Processing for enrichment

Geometallurgi

Iron and steel production

Mining of non-ferrous metals

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Thin Films and Surface Science Laboratory

Advanced equipment for basic characterization


of thin films of zeolites and lubricants and
mineral surfaces

The laboratory is important for many of LTU's


priority areas:

Sustainable use of resources


Material Science
Mining Engineering and Metallurgy

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Environmental and Waste Technology Lab

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Comp Lab

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Ice Laboratorium

ICELAB
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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Architecture Lab

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Acoustics Lab

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

eMaintenance Lab

Simulations of safety systems: Mining | Railway | Offshore | Automotive

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Fire Protection Masters 3,5 years

Masters of engineering programmes 5 years


Architecture
Fire Protection Engineer (Extension to Masters)
Sustainable Process Engineering
Natural Resources Engineering
Civil Engineering

Higher Diploma Programmes 2 years


Management in Building and Construction
Built Environment
Bachelor Programme in Mining and Geotechnical Engineering - Filipstad
Higher Education Diploma Programme in Mining and Geotechnical Industry - Filipstad
Gemstone Technlogy

Masters 2 years in English


Master Programme in Climate Sensitive Urban Planning and Building
Exploration and Environmental Geosciences
Civil Engineering, with specialization in mining
Geotechnical Engineering

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

Bio4Energy is a strategic centre with an emphasis on research that uses the


forest as feedstock for the sustainable production of energy, new
materials and biofuels

www.bio4energy.se
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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

www.camm.se

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

http://cmis.project.ltu.se

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

www.ltu.se/centres/crr

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

www.hlrc.se

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

http://jvtc.project.ltu.se

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

www.ltu.se/centres/swebrec

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

www.ltu.se/centres/lwe

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Centres of Excellence

www.ltu.se/centres/arc

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

In brief:

23 research subjects, 55 professors, 190 PhDs


14 programmes
350 staff employees | 1/3 women, 43 % foreign born |
People from 51 countries
320 mkr turnover | 1/5 education, 4/5 research

Strong links to the community and businesses


International networks and partners

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Jernkontoret
Our partners: Smurfit Kappa
Chemrec
SEKAB
Domsj
Processum Biorefinery AB
Energitekniskt Centrum
LKAB
Boliden
ALS Scandinavia
Ragnsells
SSAB
Trafikverket
Skanska
NCC
SKL

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Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Our production 2011

895 students
790 fulltime students
24 PhD degrees
21 Lic. degrees
140 Scientific articles

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Together we shape the future

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Together we shape the future

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