Malin Alsved was awarded the NOSA ECS aerosologist award for her PhD work. She has done remarkable work on airborne diseases with a high output of first-author papers.
She is specialised in investigating hospital environments and how airborne diseases spread through hospitals. She has worked with airborne winter vomiting diseases, influenza, and more recently with the spread of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19). She continues her work on airborne diseases as a postdoctoral researcher at Lund University