January 2018

Reverse culture shock

Reminiscing about the time when I first moved to Sweden, I am trying to think of the elements of life that came as a culture shock to me. I believe there were a few, however when you move to a country like Sweden where everything runs efficiently and is organized to excellence, adjusting to a new life gets much easier. … Continue reading

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What the heck?

Although it is Monday it feels like last week has never ended. It’s because I was a hacker on a food hack the entire weekend. Since I am also doing my Master’s thesis now there was not much time to prepare so I didn’t even know that a hacker is not only an illegal job for nerds. But it turns … Continue reading

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Books in Sweden

If anyone is interested in buying any genre of books, I recommend you to try these 2 Swedish websites below, sometimes you might find cheaper prices or faster delivery. https://www.adlibris.com/se https://www.bokus.com

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Advanced course

For the past 10 weeks, I have been working with a research group at the Applied Microbiology division (TMB) at LTH. This was part of an Advanced course that you can choose for your studies and it brings 15 credits (ECTS). The project was very interesting and it has been a lot of fun working and researching in the lab … Continue reading

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Around Lund: Falsterbo

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Another great spot to visit is Falsterbo. Practically surrounded by water, it’s the southernmost Swedish part extending into the Öresund. On Falsterbo, you can find a lot of places that are rather intended to be visited in the Summer, but beaches and dunes still look nice when it gets a little colder. What to expect: A lot of sand, a … Continue reading

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The 15 minutes

One of the interesting stuff about the Swedish culture, is the 15 minutes rule. If you have a lecture at 8:00 for example, it actually starts at 8:15 that applies for all the education related matters except for Exam of course, it does start sharp at the specific time. For the meeting with your  assignment group, that rules apply as … Continue reading

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Integrated Circuits Project

Hey guys, Now that the exam period is over, students from the Embedded Systems program will start their IC projects. You can choose between analog or digital domain. The teachers provide some project options but you can also suggest a topic you are more interested in. Personally I took the analog project, so more details on that to follow 😉 … Continue reading

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Around Lund: Dalby

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Even though it’s Winter time, there is no reason not to enjoy the countless beautiful spots around Lund. Today I would like you to get to know Dalby, a place close to Lund. The Skåneleden, a system of hiking paths, offers a bunch of routes which you can take. What to expect: A lot of well-marked hiking trails, only limited … Continue reading

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Getting around in Lund

Lund is a small city which helps with my time management as a student. Days can get hectic with readings to complete, lectures and seminars to attend, and assignments to hand in. Moving around the city easily and fast certainly has saved me precious time every day. It’s easy and convenient to cycle in Lund with dedicated bike lanes everywhere … Continue reading

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Thesis Fuss

It’s been a long time since I posted last time, but today is a special day! Not only the spring semester started, but also some of my classmates and I finally handed our thesis registration forms to the international students’ coordinator. Why would a formality become such a big deal? The thing is, the paper shows that, first, the student … Continue reading

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