STINT has decided to invest 2 MSEK in four research projects within the Joint Japan-Sweden Research Collaboration for the time period 2018–2021. STINT´s Japanese cooperation partner, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), will finance the Japanese participants at an equivalent level.

After review and assessment by our respective expert groups, the selected projects are as follows:


Applicant     Main partner  
Name Institution University Name University
Thomas Lennerfors Department of Engineering Sciences UU Kiyoshi Murata Meiji University
Magnus Andersson Department of Urban Studies MaU Motoharu Onuki University of Tokyo
Magnus Larson Department of Urban Studies LU Shinji Sato University of Tokyo
Craig Wheelock Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics KI Takashi lzumi Gunma University