Linköping University was granted full university status in 1975 and is now one of Sweden’s largest academic institutions. Education, research and PhD training are the mission of four faculties: Arts and Sciences, Educational Sciences, Health Sciences and the Institute of Technology. In order to facilitate interdisciplinary work, there are 14 large departments combining knowledge from several disciplines and often belonging under more than one faculty.
Linköping University emphasises dialogue with the surrounding business sphere and the community at large, both in terms of research and education. In 2012, Linköping University was home to 17,850 students, 1,367 research students and 3,900 employees, including 315 full professors.
Linköping University research articles from Innovation Toronto
- LiU researchers create electronic plants – November 22, 2015
- E-skin and pocket-sized diagnostic machines give patients the power back – May 21, 2015
- Ion pump gives the body its own pain alleviation – May 12, 2015
- An electronic micropump to deliver treatments deep within the brain – April 19, 2015
- Printed e-label breakthrough
- One step closer to a quantum computer
- Researcher develops world’s first integrated chemical chip
- Full Control of Plastic Transistors
- Brown liquor and solar cells to provide sustainable electricity
- Fast Switching and Printable Transistor Invented
- Mobile Telephony Without Base Stations
- Super Material Will Make Lighting Cheaper and Fully Recyclable
- Biosynthetic corneas restore vision to humans