Kaunas University of Technology

125 articles

“Lithuania has far exceeded my expectations,” says Deivid Mico from Albania, studying aviation engineering at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU). Expecting an average post-soviet republic, he arrived in a European country with perfect infrastructure and a contemporary educational system.

2023 m. July 10 d. 09:27
Assoc. Prof. Dr Kristina Šutienė and assoc. Prof. Dr Audrius Kabašinskas, KTU Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

FinTech means technology-enabled financial innovation. European Commission emphasizes that there is a strong need to improve the competitiveness of European FinTech companies, creating a common regulatory approach across all countries. This could foster innovative solutions in banks and FinTech comp...

2020 m. December 27 d. 06:15

An interactive educational game “Flight across the Atlantic” featuring the legendary flight of Lithuanian pilots Steponas Darius and Stasys Girėnas was announced as one of the winners in the global digital innovation competition World Summit Awards (WSA). The product was created by the team of innov...

2020 m. December 24 d. 05:35

There are many myths concerning artificial intelligence (AI) today: people say that robots will replace human at work, or that the algorithms collecting big data will use it against people. Some of these concerns are grounded in reality: numbers just a few years ago had shown that robots would take ...

2020 m. December 06 d. 06:15

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the education system worldwide. Many learning and teaching processes today take place online. Although such processes are not new, according to Vladas Lašas, Chairman of the Board of the Lithuanian Business Angels Network (LitBAN.LT), the changes were there, but th...

2020 m. December 05 d. 05:25

Lithuanian respondents consume more sustainably in the home environment in comparison to the respondents in the UK – such conclusion was made by a group of researchers from Kaunas University of Technology School of Economics and Business (KTU SEB), Lithuania. After analysing the sustainable consumpt...

2020 m. November 15 d. 05:45

Gintarė Venzlauskaitė, a researcher at KTU Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, who has recently obtained her PhD at the University of Glasgow, Scotland, today is already a thousand miles away. Dr Venzlauskaitė is undertaking a four-month fellowship at one of the best in the world, Yale ...

2020 m. October 17 d. 04:55
Eugenijus Valatka, the rector of Kaunas University of Technology

In today’s context we can see that the challenges we are facing are affecting not only us, or other countries in Europe but all the world. This means that we can only solve them by taking decisions together. Problems are becoming more global, challenges are borderless: states are joining into unions...

2020 m. October 03 d. 05:45

Students that choose technological sciences are welcome in many companies, including space technology and space research centres in Lithuania and abroad. In contemporary world, even startups are capable to fulfil great ideas. However, every new project needs someone to believe and to invest in it. D...

2020 m. September 19 d. 03:55

A group of Lithuanian and Kurdish scientists have raised a hypothesis that the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine could protect children from COVID-19. The hypothesis is based on the discovered sequence similarity of the 30 amino acid residues between glycoproteins of SARS-CoV-2, measles and ...

2020 m. June 28 d. 03:55