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2020
Photo: Rasmus Degnbol, LINC.
28 SEP

Become a test passenger on self-driving shuttles

At the end of 2020, three self-driving shuttle buses will be tested at DTU Lyngby Campus. Sign up now to become a test passenger.

Transport and logistics
Vejvrede Colourbox
28 APR

DTU researchers develop concept against road anger

Road anger is an increasing problem involving the risk of traffic accidents. Traffic researchers at DTU have now developed an intervention course that can reduce the participants...

Transport safety Transport and logistics
2019
Photo: Klaus Holsting, Banedanmark
09 JUL

Improvement of railway switches

A collaboration between Banedanmark and DTU has identified several new opportunities for smarter monitoring and maintenance of switches.

Transport and logistics Materials
Photo: Dynatest
14 MAY

Laser trucks help maintain roads

Pavement engineering company, Dynatest, has developed a truck in partnership with DTU which analyses the state of the road using laser technology.

Lasers Construction and mechanics Information technology Mathematics Transport and logistics
Photo: Banedanmark
12 APR

New knowledge will change rail maintenance

Danish research has solved the riddle of the large quantity of cracks observed in European rails in the past 10-15 years.

Construction and mechanics Transport and logistics
Foto: Kameraer og radar fra arbejdet med udvikling af automatiske løsninger til skibsdriften.
26 MAR

Danish shipping must be autonomous

Researchers must help Denmark develop the first autonomous ships.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Transport and logistics
Photo: Innovationsfonden
20 FEB

Cars to report on road condition

Leveraging modern car technology to continuously collect road data may help produce real-time digital images of road maintenance needs.

Mapping and surveying Data analysis Sensors Mathematical modelling Mobility
Photo: Jeppe Aagaard Jeppesen
24 JAN

Future engineers learning more about the rail industry

DTU and the Danish Rail Sector Association are extending a contract designed to allow future engineers to learn more about the many fields of work in the rail sector.

Transport and logistics
Illustration: ESA
02 JAN

New ESA Business Incubation Centre to be anchored at DTU

An ambitious nesting ground for the space industry will provide help, advice, and financial support for Danish growth companies and entrepreneurs.

Earth sciences Information technology Space research Transport and logistics
2018
11 DEC

Key Danish role in major European innovation alliance

DTU is one of the main architects behind a new large European network aimed at developing the cities and transport solutions of tomorrow.

Mobility Transport economy Transport safety Transport models Energy systems Data analysis IT systems Telecommunication Systems analysis Air pollution Climate adaption
2017
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
18 SEP

How will people react to driverless cars?

What happens when humans let go of the steering wheel and hand over driving to technology? Traffic psychologist Mette Møller sees both advantages and potential problems...

Transport and logistics Transport behaviour
22 MAY

Self-driving bus Olli tested on Lyngby Campus

Denmark’s first self-driving bus is currently running on a closed track at DTU. The ambition is to develop a pilot project for driverless transportation on DTU Lyngby...

Transport and logistics
Photo: Ehrhorn & Hummerston
26 JAN

More digital services the future of construction industry

The physical appliances we use in our daily life are increasingly becoming connected to the internet. This phenomenon is known as the Internet of Things (IoT), and digital...

Transport behaviour Mapping and surveying Building design Information technology Data analysis
2016
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
03 JUN

New transport research centre at DTU

DTU has opened the new Transport DTU centre, which was marked by a festive and academic event.

Transport and logistics
Technologist no 8, 2016
08 APR

New issue of Technologist out now

The feature story in the new issue of DTU’s international magazine, Technologist, is about how we will be moving around in our big cities in the future.

Transport behaviour Transport economy Mobility Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development Medical equipment and systems Computer calculations Mapping and surveying Biological systems
Photo: Louise Amalie Juul Sønderskov
17 MAR

New centre becoming gateway to DTU’s transport research

DTU is now establishing a new interdisciplinary centre—Transport DTU—which will be the single point of access to DTU’s transport research for both companies...

Transport and logistics Production and management
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
11 MAR

On the way to intelligent traffic control

An important step towards a more efficient running of urban traffic is knowing how many cyclists, pedestrians, and drivers are at which places, when they are there, and...

Transport models Mobility Transport behaviour Data analysis Telecommunication Computer calculations IT systems Satelittes
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
11 MAR

Green wave on super cycle paths

The City of Copenhagen, Google, and DTU are collaborating on finding out whether data collection from mobile phones can be used specifically to improve mobility for the...

Transport behaviour Mobility Data analysis CO2 separation and CO2 storage
Photo: Vibeke Hempler
07 MAR

Million-kroner support for the climate and the environment

Innovation Fund Denmark has invested almost DKK 150 million in projects led by DTU. Two themes appear again and again: green transition and the prospect of actual jobs...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Transport and logistics Energy Chemistry Materials Environment and pollution Information technology
Photo: Colourbox
05 FEB

Full steam ahead for RailTech DTU

The newly established centre for railway technology must gather competencies within the University and at the same time coordinate with the outside world within all aspects...

Transport and logistics