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19 JAN

New technology to find and purify water in Afghanistan

A new project will use satellite data to identify water resources in Afghanistan and develop new technologies for purifying drinking water.

19 JAN

New study programme targeted at biotech, pharma and food

Life Science Engineering is a new bachelor programme for students who want to explore the links between science and living systems. After a joint introductory course, students...

Colourbox
14 JAN

Step up climate change adaptation or face serious problems

While temperatures rise, financing and implementation of climate adaptation is falling behind. Focus on nature-based solutions and initiatives with real impact on climate...

Sædcelle trænger ind i æg. Foto: Colourbox.dk
14 JAN

Towards new methods for replacing animal testing

A novel alternative approach that can identify chemicals, which affect male reproductive health without the use of animal tests has been developed in a research project...

Food, fish and agriculture Food safety Health and diseases
Photo: CATEC, Fundación Andaluza para el Desarollo Aeroespacial
14 JAN

EU project to develop new experts in flying robots

Under the auspices of a major new EU project, 15 young researchers are to be trained to develop drones for small flying robots that can maintain wind turbines, bridges...

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
12 JAN

DTU-president visits 'corona engine room'

This year the President’s traditional New Year's greeting is sent from Lyngby Campus, where Anders Bjarklev talks to some of the colleagues who have played a major...

Foto Simon Fulgø
11 JAN

Intelligent alarm system helps Covid-19 patients

A group of Danish researchers from DTU Health Tech in collaboration with Rigshospitalet, Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital have developed a unique patient surveillance...

07 JAN

OptoCeutics brings 40 Hz light therapy to Alzheimer’s patients

Medical device company OptoCeutics has begun clinical trials to test their technology on patients at Zealand University Hospital.   The device can potentially be used...

Studerende fra Maskinteknik i RobotLab. Foto Mikal Shclosser
06 JAN

DTU Diplom becomes DTU Engineering Technology

DTU Diplom has changed its status from a centre for the BEng programme to a department by the name of DTU Engineering Technology. The department focuses on practical and...

05 JAN

DTU is Part of a New National Centre for Digital Technologies

DTU Compute and the DTU ecosystem for entrepreneurship is going to play a significant role in a new, digital research, education and innovation centre. The centre aims...

Photo Mikal Schlosser
04 JAN

Do you know your data’s worth?

The more data we share, the more informed society's decision-making become. This is the opinion of Pierre Pinson, who is new professor in operations research at DTU...

Mathematics Production and management Operations analysis
2020
Havvindmøller_Photo Torben Nielsen
23 DEC

Energy islands in 2030: Where do we place the P2X facilities?

Energy Islands are becoming a reality in 2030 due to the plan recently approved by the Danish Government. Considering this future massive production of electricity, the...

Energy
Professor Anne Hauch, DTU Energy, is inspiring young potential engineering students. Photo Mikal Schlosser
18 DEC

There are no quick solutions to the lack of gender equality

Society needs engineers, including more engineers than are currently being educated. We are therefore doing everything we can to attract new talents to DTU’s study...

Finals in DTU X Tech and Ignite
17 DEC

DTU celebrates best start-up projects of the year

The student start-up Reel receives DKK 200,000 to develop a solution that can promote green transition in small and medium-sized Danish businesses.

Innovation and product development Entrepreneurship
17 DEC

DTU is sustainable from the inside out

Sustainability isn’t just a buzzword for us. A sustainable mindset permeates everything we do. That’s the essence of DTU’s new sustainability policy.

Photo: Unsplash
17 DEC

CBS and DTU join forces to overcome societal challenges

Copenhagen Business School (CBS) and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) establish a strategic collaboration on master programmes and executive master programmes...

16 DEC

DKK 13 million invested in making Danish shipping greener

Danish shipping companies can save many thousands of tonnes of CO2 and hundreds of millions of kroner annually with an innovative digital solution for loading ships, which...

Environment and pollution Transport and logistics Production and management
16 DEC

Sustainability assessments awarded with research prize

Assistant Professor Morten Ryberg from DTU Management has been awarded the Jorck’s Foundation Prize for his sustainability assessments. His future goal is the assessment...

Environment and pollution Climate adaption Ecosystems Life cycle analysis Production and management
Defudger is DTU startup of the year 2020
15 DEC

Detection of manipulation receives DTU award

DTU’s award for this year’s student start-up goes to Defudger for their use of artificial intelligence to expose fake photos and videos.

Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development Image analysis Systems and data security
Illustration: Benny Box
15 DEC

New master’s degree in personalized medicine

New technology can be used to tailor treatments to the individual patient. However, for the potentials to be realized, qualified staff are needed. To this end, five Danish...