Congratulations, our new SAFER doctor Thomas Bru

Thomas Bru took his doctor degree on November 30, 2018 with the doctorial thesis "Material characterisation for crash modelling of composites". The faculty opponent was Prof. Ivana Partridge, University of Bristol, UK.

Thomas Bru is an industrial doctorate at RISE Research Institutes of Sweden – Division Materials and Production – RISE SICOMP and Chalmers, Industrial and Materials Science, Material and Computational Mechanics.

We congratulate Thomas to his important achievements, welcome him as an official SAFER Doctor and wish him all the best for the future.



Safer – Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre

SAFER is the open innovation arena where researchers and expertise work together to create safe mobility. Our traffic safety approach covers people, vehicles and the infrastructure – and together we contribute to safer road transports and smarter, more sustainable cities.

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