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3D printer component
12 FEB

Xbox hacked to create nanoscale 3D printer

Researchers from DTU Health Tech have repurposed an optical component from an Xbox gaming console to develop an affordable 3D printer that can print 3D objects with nano...

Medicine and medico technology Micro and nanotechnology Optics
Peeking into the quantum random number generator developed at DTU Physics reveals a lot of seemingly ordinary optics and electronics. But together, the components form a high-speed and ultra-secure source of true randomness, enabled by quantum physics.
28 JAN

High-speed quantum random number generator secure against quantum attacks

At first glance, random numbers may seem trivial to produce and utterly useless. Not an easy sell. Isn’t it just a matter of flipping a coin? Not quite!

Physics Quantum theory and atomic physics Information technology
Foto Bax Lindhardt
25 JAN

Laser light can reveal condition of ship paint

With infrared laser light, researchers from DTU Fotonik can produce detailed 3D images of ship paint, so that the paints can become more durable and environmentally friendly...

Lasers Optics Ships and offshore constructions
2020
08 DEC

Finn Foton makes a quantum jump to the Japanese market

The first book in the series of Finn Foton has made it to the Japanese market with support from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Denmark through the Export sparring...

Physics
Figure by Yi Zheng: A chip-based frequency comb where each tooth in the comb forms its own infrared color on which data signals can be sent.
07 DEC

Chip-based frequency combs to increase the Internet capacity

DTU is leading a new project aiming to develop a sustainable chip-based frequency comb, which is going to improve the capacity and energy efficiency of the internet.

Physics Lasers Optics
CryptQ
27 NOV

Large investment into Danish quantum cryptography

New innovation consortium sets out to secure Danish share of a rapidly growing technology market by developing next generation’s ultra-secure cryptographic systems...

Physics Electrotechnology Information technology Mathematics
27 NOV

Large investment into Danish quantum cryptography

New innovation consortium sets out to secure Danish share of a rapidly growing technology market by developing next generation’s ultra-secure cryptographic systems...

Physics
Søren Stobbe, lektor ved DTU Fotonik. Foto: Jesper Scheel
29 OCT

DKK 42 million for sustainable chip-based spectrometers

In collaboration with industrial partners, DTU will develop the next generation of sustainable and ultracompact spectrometers based on chip technology over the next four...

Micro and nanotechnology Optics
Jacob Mencke at one of Team Danmark’s ball machines.  Photographer: Andreas Top Adler, performance engineer, Team Danmark
26 OCT

Second-year student behind article in scientific journal

A special course on spinning balls, a technique which is used in many sports, sparked a string of experiments and calculations which have just been published in the American...

Physics
10 SEP

Young researcher aims to market sustainable fertiliser

Researchers around the world are working to produce sustainable ammonia for use in fertilisers. DTU is at the forefront of the developments and expects to be able to market...

Physics
3D imaging center, DTU. Photo: Mikal Schlosser
23 JUN

New Danish research centre gains strong international position

The new Danish research infrastructure DANFIX will be housed in DTU’s world-class 3D imaging centre. A new lighthouse associated with the international neutron facility...

Physics $name
Copyright European XFEL - Heiner Müller Elsner
12 JUN

X-rays of water to close gaps in our understanding

By bringing newly developed X-ray methods into play, researchers at DTU will close gaps in our knowledge of how water participates in and controls chemical reactions. Thanks...

Physics
Teleportation
11 JUN

Researchers demonstrate teleportation of data

Researchers at DTU Fotonik have shown that they can teleport information between two microchips by utilizing a quantum mechanical entanglement of two photons. The experiment...

Physics Quantum theory and atomic physics Information technology
04 JUN

Two NERD grants to DTU Health Tech researchers

Two researchers at DTU Health Tech receive 13 and 12.5 MDKK from the Novo Nordisk Foundation’s new programme NERD.

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Optics Magnets Quantum theory and atomic physics
28 MAY

Surprising new research changes DTU’s physics teaching

In the future, conventional experiments will be replaced by new types of experiments in DTU’s physics teaching that provide students with a number of skills that...

Physics
14 MAY

Researchers discover new class of 2D materials

DTU’s researchers have contributed to the discovery of a brand-new class of 2D materials that are able to bind single atoms between their ultra-thin layers. It opens...

Physics Materials
Foto Emiel Molenaar/Unsplash
23 APR

In the future, fertilizer can be produced where it is used

Researchers wish to revolutionize the production of ammonia for fertilizer, so that it can take place at the site of a single farm or greenhouse. The production will be...

Physics
Henning Friis Poulsen has received a second ERC Advanced Grant. Photo Lisbeth Holten
31 MAR

DTU professor secures yet another large EU research grant

For the second time, Henning Friis Poulsen has been awarded one of the prestigious ERC Advanced Grants. His new research project could revolutionize our understanding and...

Physics Materials