Ongoing Projects

All our research and education projects within SPARK have a clear connection to knowledge intensive product realization. The projects cover a wide range of areas, such as logistics, IT, foundry and orthopedic technology. Below you can find all our ongoing projects.

MAPPE - Mining Actionable Patterns from complex Physical Environmentsopens in new window

DATAKIND - Data Analysis for Knowledge Intensive Product Developmentopens in new window

OMQAL - Development of advanced tool of melt quality assessment for improvement of aluminium componentopens in new window

3DSURF - Surface quality and challenges in 3D printed metalsopens in new window

Lean Cast - Lean and sustainable design and production of cast iron componentsopens in new window

MAP4Light - Manufactured products’ information provision for light environmentsopens in new window

MASTech - Masters in Assistive Technologyopens in new window

FunDisCo - Functional disperion coatingsopens in new window

ODISSEE 2 - Optimal Design using Integrated Simulation baSed enginEEring Part 2opens in new window

COPE - COre Plant Excellence (in Swedish)opens in new window

The Whispering Game - Fact based communication to support responsiveness in supply chainsopens in new window

InnOvate - Conditions for innovation capabilities in small and medium-sized manufacturing companies (in Swedish)opens in new window

Barriers and drivers for a digitally driven industry developmentopens in new window

ALigHT- ALloy development for high Temperature applications using the high entropy conceptopens in new window

AusCGI - Tribological and mechanical performance of austempered compacted graphite ironopens in new window

FliPP - Flexible modules for enhanced customer adaption and continuous technoloy evolutionopens in new window

ReOptic - Research in geometry OPTImization of Cast components for weight efficient structuresexternal link, opens in new window

PolyComp - Professor of Polymers and Polymer Compositesopens in new window

NGFS - New generation of foundry sandsopens in new window

Foundry Master 3.0opens in new window

E-Minds - Electrochemical processing methodologies and corrosion protection for device and systems miniaturization (COST action MP1407)external link, opens in new window

HINT - High INtegrity cast components in Al-Si alloysopens in new window

IKT/BIM - BIM supported evidence-based product development process of lit environmentsopens in new window

Adding II - Development of next generation tools through additive manufacturing, step 2opens in new window

MACS - Development of MMC for high performance aluminium componentsopens in new window

Reshoring I - Generic method for the evaluation of reshoring decisionsopens in new window

Reshoring II - Offshoring in reverse in Swedish industryopens in new window

DISTINCT - Design methods for customized products when introducing additive and cyclic manufacturingopens in new window

ProAct - Platform models for agile product development - building an ability to adaptopens in new window

PEOPLE - Prevention of pressure ulcers and deep tissue injury by optimization of body tight external supportsopens in new window

PdEAM - Product driven Enterprise Architecture Managementopens in new window

ProWOOD+ - Industrial graduate school ProWOOD - Industrial product realisation for a proactive wood industry (in Swedish)opens in new window

Datamine - Data-driven technologies for marketing, information, news and enterprises

Smart Illumination in Living Environment (SMILE)

mcBEEs - Advanced integrative solutions to corrosion problems beyond micro–scale: towards long-term durability of miniaturized biomedical, electronic and energy systemsopens in new window

PROCETS - PROtective composite Coatings via Electrodeposition and Thermal Spraying

Leaner Tools

TopCut - Topology Optimization using Cut Finite Elements and its Applications

ChromeSURF - Kromytor, estetiska, hållbara och hälsosamma ytor

Extreme - Development and industrialization of high performing aluminium components in extreme environments 

Production of the next generation powertrains in Sweden

Barriers and drivers for a digitally driven industry development

Desire - Design for responsive supply chains

PREMIUM - Expert competence in knowledge intensive and innovative product development

KOPability - Capacity dimensioning for planning and control capabilities

CompCAST Plus - High performing components by casting - Development of products, process and materials

ToolAddict - Enabling tools by additive manufacturing as a competitive technology

VastIron - Volume change analyses at solidification of cast iron

FullCorr - Full-field strain analysis on nano- and micro-scale using digital image Correlation

Content updated 2019-11-11