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29 OCT

DTU Compute and Dencrypt collaborate to encrypt future data

Dencrypt is developing a cryptosystem that can withstand the change from regular- to quantum computers in collaboration with DTU Compute. The project is funded by The Danish...

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
Foto: Bax Lindhardt
26 OCT

This is how infection detection works at DTU

Since this spring, DTU has carried out its own infection detection for covid-19. This ensures that any delays at the authorities does not affect DTU's preparedness and...

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
Plantebaserede pølser uden skind. Image: DTU Fødevareinstituttet
22 OCT

Research will give skinless vegan sausages a snap

Researchers at DTU have helped come up with a recipe for plant-based skinless sausages. Work is now continuing in the lab to alter the chemistry of the ingredients in order...

Food, fish and agriculture Food production
20 OCT

Fluorine brought from the inorganic realm to bacterial cell factories

In a new study, researchers has succeeded in implanting a fluorination pathway in bacteria, an achievement that paves the way towards future biological production...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Bacteria and microorganisms
Foto Mikal Schlosser
19 OCT

New research centre for autonomous systems

The Centre for Collaborative Autonomous Systems represents the latest research in highly automated and intelligent systems and is linked to one of the world’s largest...

Foto: Bax Lindhardt
16 OCT

Three days focusing on sustainable technology and IT for girls

82 high school girls chose to spend three days during the autumn holidays in Lyngby to learn more about the technologies of the future. The girls came from as far away...

Electrotechnology Information technology Construction and mechanics
Foto: DTU
15 OCT

Technology must also be socially sustainable

Discussion article by Anders Bjarklev for Frederiksborg Amtsavis, published on 16 October 2020.

Skinny cod. Photo Marie Plambech Ryberg
14 OCT

Liver worms inflict fatal damage on the livers of cod

Cod with high numbers of parasitic liver worm show symptoms similar to those of humans with chronic liver disease, such as cancer and cirrhosis.

Food, fish and agriculture
This illustration depicts a star experiencing 'spaghettification' as it is shredded into streams and sucked into a supermassive black hole during a ‘tidal disruption event’. (Credit: ESO/M. Kornmesser)
12 OCT

Telescopes record last moments of star ‘eaten’ by a black hole

Researchers from DTU have contributed to a study that describe the rare blast of light from a star being torn to pieces by a supermassive black hole.

Space research Astrophysics
Image: DANMAP.org
08 OCT

Increased monitoring of multiresistant CPO-bacteria in Denmark

In 2019, the Danish Health Authority added multiresistant carbapenemase-producing bacteria (also called CPO) to their list of notifiable bacteria. While CPO in humans is...

Food, fish and agriculture Bacteria and microorganisms Genes and genomes
Steen Brogaard
07 OCT

Speak out if you experience or witness offensive behaviour

The President: We do not accept offensive behaviour at DTU. And I’d like to encourage everyone who feels they have been offended to speak out about it&mdash...

Image: DANMAP.org
06 OCT

In the past ten years, antimicrobial use has decreased in Danish pigs, increased...

In 2019, Danish pig producers reached the target for reduction of antimicrobial usage set by the MRSA action plan. In contrast, antimicrobial use in calves has increased...

Bacteria and microorganisms Genes and genomes Food, fish and agriculture Food safety
Otter eating a fish. Photo: Colourbox.
05 OCT

Poor diets spur risky choices

New meta-analysis study shows that animals' decisions in risky situations are influenced by what they eat.

Food, fish and agriculture
Photo: Malene Dissing
05 OCT

Frederiksberg municipality leading the way on EV charging stations

More electric and hybrid cars calls for ‘smarter’ charging infrastructure.

Energy
The 5 students behind  AQShare, from left to right: Kavikrishnan Balakrishnan, Anton Werenberg, Martin Gylstorff, Ossi Kallunki, Tor Nørgaard
01 OCT

Grundfos secures rights to DTU student project

A group of students have come up with an idea for supplying villages in Africa with clean drinking water. Grundfos has secured the rights to the project and employed...

Steen with a stack of chairs which are on their way to the recycling centre to be given a new lease of life elsewhere at DTU. Photo Mikal Schlosser
01 OCT

A man with a mission—abolishing the concept of waste

Steen Forsmann, DTU’s recycling and materials coordinator, is a very solution-oriented person. Everything from furniture to polystyrene boxes must be circulated rather...

Photo: Mikal Schlosser
30 SEP

Why are we so busy developing new batteries?

The EU wants to accelerate the development of new batteries—but why is this so urgent? Tejs Vegge, professor at DTU Energy, provides the answer.

Energy
Foto: Søren Kjeldgaard
30 SEP

National teaching prize for DTU researcher

The students do quizzes and produce drawings about energy conversion as part of Luise Theil Kuhn’s classes, which are always varied, flexible, challenging, and engaging...

Energy