LIGHTer PhD network - National research student training  and networking area

LIGHTer is a leading multi-sectorial Lightweight arena, providing competence development, graduate student training and networking - LIGHTer PhD network. The first graduate students were enrolled in September 2014.

The arena train and educates PhDs and provides with a unique network within relevant disciplines for lightweight and contributes to the possibility of major future technology steps. The host of the arena is Luleå University of Technology which is responsible for the operation and development together with Chalmers University and the Royal Institute of Technology.

The network within LIGHTer PhD network is unique and imply that the graduate students early creates and establish contacts with others in the same situation and with common interests. Industry contacts are established through the entire LIGHTer network which in addition with SRA-researchers providing access to exceptional multidisciplinary competence. LIGHTer PhD network contribute and arrange graduate student conferences, meetings and technical discussion forums. The LIGHTer PhD network arena provides with a coordinated supply of relevant research student courses in Sweden.

LIGHTer PhD network encourage industrial secondments for time periods up to six months.

LIGHTer PhD network is open to every graduate student with relevant research orientation matriculated at a Swedish university.

Read more about the start project LIGHTer PhD network arena (external)


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