2018-04-18 17:00
Team of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania are designing an innovative device, which will increase aircraft safety during takeoff. During the first 10 seconds of the takeoff roll, the device predicts if the aircraft will reach the sufficient speed for taking off. The idea behind the...
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2018-04-12 12:30
Group of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania are developing new generation sponge-like wound dressings with hyaluronic acid. Antimicrobial, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory wound dressings stimulate tissue regeneration and can be especially efficient in treating deep wounds that are difficult to...
2018-04-10 14:45
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania has been granted the right to coordinate European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Food Hub, which will promote innovations and entrepreneurship in the food science field. EIT Food Hub together with SMART Food cluster, uniting Lithuanian food industry...
2018-04-09 15:45
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania has become the first university in Lithuania to win ERA Chairs competition for attracting top academics. The EUR 2.4 million funding, coming from the EU's research and innovation funding programme, Horizon 2020 will enable KTU to attract top academics to strengthen its...
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2018-03-23 12:15
Wastewater cleaning technology created at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania efficiently cleans water from oil products leaving it virtually pollution-free (the concentration of oil discharge in treated water is about 0.2 mg/L). Given the efficiency, the technology is much cheaper than the alternatives...
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2018-03-05 14:15
Researchers at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU, Lithuania) are developing drinking water disinfection technology, which not only destroys microorganisms, but also provides long-term protection against wide range of them. Treated drinking water stored in the open is protected from secondary microbial contamination...
2018-02-27 14:30
Kaunas is flourishing – more and more international companies are choosing the central Lithuanian city for expansion of their business. However, for international work environment one needs to look no further than Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) – alongside local scientists almost 100 researchers from various...
2018-02-22 13:45
The European Consortium of Innovative University (ECIU) has just launched a Research Mobility Fund, aiming at increasing collaboration amongst its researchers. KTU researchers are invited to apply for a travel grant for a stay at one of the 11 partner universities in Europe and in Mexico. The mobility fund works...
2018-02-20 11:30
This Wednesday, 21 February the open seminar on PhD studies takes place. Use this possibility to find out about the research areas and doctoral programmes, scholarship, mobility and funding, and other subjects relevant for every PhD or prospective doctoral student. “If I had another chance, I would definitely choose...
2018-02-19 14:30
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU, Lithuania) researchers have created unique receipt for ultra-high performance concrete. Produced from local and recycled resources their material has the same compressive strength, but is approximately half the price of the alternatives currently existing in the market. Because...
2018-02-15 10:45
Rytis Amrazevičius, professor at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities is researching acoustic methods’ usage in music and linguistics. His research has incredibly broad implementation possibilities – from testing musical instruments’ acoustic, to creating mobile...
2018-02-12 16:30
Researchers of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania are working on improving the efficiency of microbial fuel cells (MFC) by using modified graphite felt. Primary results show that the new MFC can generate 20 percent higher voltage than usual cells. Over the past 20 years, nearly three-fourths of human-...