The research at The Department of the Built Environment provides knowledge and solutions to the improvement of building and the built environment, combining knowledge about users, building, city, environment, civil engineering and infrastructure. Our research is done both nationally and internationally in close collaboration with companies, organizations and public institutions in the construction sector.

Research groups

The research carried out in the Department of the Built Environment is divided into research groups, each specializing in their specific field of research. 

Research groups


The Department of the Built Environment has several laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment that are an integral part of our research, collaboration and teaching.