Completed Research Projects

A list of completed projects within STC.

In alphabetical order:

3D & ROI Video

We have created a ray-tracing based simulation tool to generate 3D-images and 3D-video sequences, with a focus on Integral Imaging (II) based 3D. The tool is based around a generic 3D-camera...

3D-ConTourNet

3D content creation, coding and transmission over future media networks (3D-ConTourNet). This Action undertakes coordinated research collaboration, at European level, in 3D multimedia creation,...

Air Quality in the city (prestudy)

Equipment for measuring particles in urban air is very expensive today which means it is only possible to have a small number of measurement points in a city. There are technologies for sensors and...

City Movements (pre-study)

City Movements is a pre-study to examine whether IR technology can count and measure people's movement patterns in a particular place without intruding on their privacy concerns.

Digital 3D Signage

System for digital 3D signage and its affects on costumer behaviour Latest research progress in three-dimensional visualization allows scope for fundamental change in the way all three-dimensional...

Digital Visualization at School

Visualization at school will investigate advantages by employing digital visualizations in a school environment. The purpose is two-fold: It will contribute to didactive development within the...

EnergyWise

The availability of energy at a reasonable price level has been a prerequisite for industrial development in our region. Energy supply in central Sweden is still very good but the proximity of ener...

Failure detector for hydraulic machines

The failure detector is a product from several years of research and it can help industries to prevent expensive machine breakdown. The main purpose with the project is to eliminate the risks that...

Flexible Master-by-Research

The project aims to create an open international Master-by-Research online training which is flexible in both time and content, and scalable in the number of students.

Foggy

In order to determine icing conditions and to make icing forecast information it is required to know the air content of liquid water, Liquid Water Content (LWC) and droplet size, Median Volume...

Future airport with Remote Tower (pre-study)

The airport in Sundsvall-Timrå is unique since it is the world's first operational control center of remote air traffic control, also called Remote Tower Centre. This pre-study will investigate how...

HET - High Tech E-Services

Our region is dominated by large distances, which inhibits the ability to utilize services provided only in urban areas. By creating e-services, the services can be made available irrespective of...

InSIKT - Secure ICT for indoor environments

The main objectives of this project is to develop secure and robust network services for the personal and home environment, and for these networks develop new innovative services that provide safer...

InterakTiV

The InterakTiV project (2008-2010) was funded by VINNOVA and developed: a technical infrastructure for multi-distribution of TV-based services software-based tools for integration of interactive...

LIFE – Light Field Evaluation System

This three year project has the aim to build a light field communication test bed and explore the consequences on processing, distribution and presentation by utilizing a large number of cameras of...

Making fresh air visible (prestudy)

The purpose of this prestudy is to create a visualization service that illustrate the air quality in a city, both over time and in real time. The intention is to influence citizens to an...

MediaSense

The MediaSense project (2008-2010) created an open technology platform for the provision distributed user and sensor information. The platform enables utilization of this information in multimedia...

Micro/Nanoelectronics Competence Hub

In this project researchers will establish a Competence Hub within the field of Micro/Nanoelectronics with the object to gather and share knowledge between academy and companies. The hub will act a...

On-Top 2.0

The project aims to develop an optical meter that measures topography in real time directly on a paper web in motion, OnTop (Online topography measurement) and integrate this into Iggesund factory....

ORESS - On Rotor Embedded Sensor System

Measurements on rotating machinery are commonly used where the measured parameters can be used in condition monitoring systems or in control systems. These systems can for example be found in...

Phase contrast

Phase contrast is a hot and relatively new research area, where the scattering of X-rays is studied instead of the traditional way of measuring the absorption in X-ray imaging.

Plenocap

Plenocap aims to study and enhance plenoptic capture systems, develop computational methods and algorithms, and investigate their effect on future immersive video communication services.

ProSpekt

The market for sensor related applications and products are growing. An example of such a product is a detector system for measurement of carbon dioxide in air. Within the consumer market one examp...

Qualinet

STC researchers are members in the European Network on Quality of experience in Multimedia Systems and Services. Read more about Qualinet.

Radiation detectors

The concept of spectral X-ray imaging – color X-ray imaging – is gaining interest for many applications. By using the spectral information in the X-ray beam more information can be extracted than...

Realistic 3D - in medical and media applications

Recent advances in three-dimensional (3-D) visualization make it possible to fundamentally change how 3-D information is presented. New technology and better understanding of human perception have...

Research with OPNET

Wireless monitoring and control solutions (e.g., WirelessHART) in industrial harsh environments offer benefits in relation to lower cost and easier deployments than the case for wired solutions...

Master of Science in Sensor and Automation Systems

A new Master in Sensor and Automations Systems will be developed in collaboration with industrial partner companies. The objective of the proposed project is to transform the current Master’s progr...

Semiconductor radiation detector platform

The project intends to build a strategic national platform for research, development and production of radiation detectors and detector based applications. The purpose of this platform is to...

Swarm Intelligence

Optimization of traffic flow Many downhill skiers have experienced that time spent queuing for the lift is longer than the time spent in the ski slope.  The goal of the Swarm Intelligence Project a...

Wireless sensor network for e-health

WSN in health care system gives a large quantity of real-time vital signs to be processed and make decision of health states. Since it is not enough for one computer to process the huge raw data fr...