2017-03-23 17:30
Independent research, initiated and carried out by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) interdisciplinary migration research cluster shows that introduction of Euro in Lithuania coincides with the fourth wave of emigration. In 2015, more than 40 thousand people left Lithuania, and in 2016 – around 50 thousand....
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2017-03-08 15:30
KTU researchers are creating biodegradable food packaging materials, which, in addition, will also keep food fresh for longer. This innovation would solve two problems at once: assist in cutting down packaging waste and in reducing the number of food-borne illnesses. On average a European country citizen produces...
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2017-02-24 15:45
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) laboratories often serve as birthplaces of unique products, such as antimicrobial silicone invented by a KTU PhD student Aiste Lisauskaite and her supervisor Dr Virginija Jankauskaite. The researchers believe that the new product will be extremely useful both for household and...
2017-02-10 17:15
Researchers of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Professor Rymantas Jonas Kažys and Professor Liudas Mažeika have been awarded the Lithuanian Science Prize. The Prize is being awarded every year by the Research Council of Lithuania for research and development projects of national importance. The KTU researchers...
2017-02-03 18:45
Last semester, Dzintra Atstaja, Professor at the Department of Entrepreneurship and IT and the Leading Researcher at BA School of Business and Finance (Latvia) was delivering lectures and undertook research at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU).  “I have had long lasting and successful cooperation with KTU...
2017-01-26 14:45
“When faced with problems of the elderly in our closest family, it is us who experience major stress, not them”, says Egidijus Kazanavicius, Professor at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Director at the Centre of Real Time Computer Systems. Kazanavicius is heading the team of researchers from KTU and Lithuanian...
2017-01-16 15:00
Last week the meeting of Vice-Rectors of Innovation and Research of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) took place at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The aim of the visit was to find common interests and ways to improve the competitiveness of the research and innovation...
2017-01-05 15:30
The team of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) researchers are collaborating on the project with Georgian and Israeli institutions, promoting education accessibility among the three most vulnerable social groups: women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities. KTU team, comprising Prof Palmira...
2017-01-04 16:45
Jurgis Kazimieras Staniškis, professor at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Institute of Environmental Engineering was appointed to United Nations independent group of scientists to draft the Global Sustainable Development Report. Out of 15-member experts’ team, selected from the 193 UN member states, Staniškis...
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2017-01-02 17:15
Researchers of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU) have joined forces developing technology for vestibular system disorders diagnosis and research. This is the first technology, which is portable and using virtual reality. According to the LSMU Professor Ingrida...
2016-12-23 16:15
Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) has named the two most business-friendly higher education institutions in Lithuania, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU) in the media event earlier this week. The news has been publicised by national business...
2016-12-19 17:30
The name of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) was on the top of the winners list of the Lithuanian Product of the Year 2016 Awards. The gold medal was awarded to the laser weapon training systems developed at the KTU Institute of Defence Technologies. The Awards are being organised by the Lithuanian Confederation...