Co-op in Enabling Improved Prod. & Safety in Underground Mines between Sweden and South Africa

This project will act as a starting point for joint research collaboration between Mid Sweden University and the University of Pretoria. To goal with the cooperation is to strengthening the research in WSNs for industrial automation at both universities by investigating and developing robust wireless communication systems that can handle real-time traffic and enabling application like localization of assets in terms of people and machinery in underground mines.

Research exchange University of Pretoria
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STINT Stiftelsen för internationalisering av högre utbildning oh forskning

"The most valuable output of this visit is the extension of the social network between our two universities"

Read the full interview with Luca Beltramelli

"The value of this researchs visit is building contacts. Despite the large differences between academia and industry, personal contacts and networks are key to success. Our two research groups ASN and STC have many common research interests and we will continue to cooperate in the future."

Read the full interview with Filip Barac

Bruno Silva from the University of Pretoria held a guest lecture at STC

Bruno Silva University of Pretoria

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