Department of Applied Physics

The Department of Applied Physics is one of the largest departments in the School of Engineering Sciences. We're situated in AlbaNova University Center, KTH Kista and Science for Life Laboratory.

The research at Department of Applied Physics is primarily experimental and often multi-disciplinary. Topics range from biological and medical physics over optical physics to applied quantum physics. Prominent areas include the science and technology of bioimaging, biomolecular spectroscopy, solid-state lasers, non-linear optics, ultrasonics, x-rays, nanostructures, nanophotonics and nanoelectronics.

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Defense of dissertations

Defense of dissertations


Per-Anders Thorén sucessfully defended his thesis on June 15th!

Miao Zhang  sucessfully defended her thesis on June 15th!

Riaan Stuart Coetzee sucessfully defended his thesis on June 14th!

Tomas Kristijonas Uzdavinys sucessfully defended his thesis on June 13th!

Karolis Parfeniukas sucessfully defended his thesis on April 6th!

Karim Elgammal sucessfully defended his thesis on February 9th!

Defenses from previous years can be found here.

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