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2019
15 NOV

DTU Danish IT workplace of the year

In an annual image survey, the Danish news media Version2 has named DTU IT workplace of the year.

Information technology Hardware and components IT systems Software and programming Systems and data security
Ben Cahill leder af DTU Skylab Digital. Foto: Peter Aagaard Brixen
22 OCT

DTU opens new digital development laboratory

Digital technologies must be developed based on users’ day-to-day needs, says Ben Cahill, who heads DTU Skylab Digital.

Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development IT systems Software and programming Data analysis
Foto: Bax Lindhardt
18 OCT

Young women exploring robots and programming

40 young women attended the IT camp at DTU during the mid-term holidays. The camp aimed to spark their curiosity regarding educational and job-related opportunities within...

Information technology IT systems Software and programming Hardware and components
Per Christian Hansen. Foto: Joachim Rode
03 APR

Mathematics professor named VILLUM Investigator

Professor Per Christian Hansen from DTU Compute receives a VILLUM Investigator grant of DKK 35 million. He will develop new algorithms that can describe the uncertainty...

Mathematical analysis Mathematical modelling Statistics Computer calculations Software and programming
2018
13 NOV

Software tools help companies to engineer microbes efficiently

Establishing performant cell factories by trial-and-error may possibly lead to frustration and the loss of the single most valuable resource, our time. But what if there...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Software and programming
antiSMASH database
07 NOV

Hunt for interesting metabolites with antiSMASH database

Scientists who treasure hunt for interesting bacterial metabolites using the online tool antiSMASH now have the opportunity to use an antiSMASH database with pre-calculated...

Software and programming Data analysis Computer calculations Bacteria and microorganisms Biological systems
Photo: Sine Fiig, Thürmer Tools
22 MAY

Family business ready for Industry 4.0

Thürmer Tools has been manufacturing special thread cutting tools for more than 100 years. The company is now a front runner in Industry 4.0 and has plans to create...

Engineering Innovation and product development Software and programming
16 APR

New AI education boosts IT interest

This summer, DTU Compute launches a new Bachelor programme in Artificial Intelligence and Data. But not only has the interest in the new BSc programme been massive since...

Data analysis Software and programming Mathematical modelling
Artificial intelligence must create the greatest possible benefit for everybody, feels Ole Winther. For example in the car of the future, which can make children, youngsters, and old people more mobile. Photo: Mikal Schlosser
27 MAR

Should we fear AI?

Prominent personalities like scientist Stephen Hawking and SpaceX and Tesla inventor Elon Musk are among those who describe artificial intelligence as nothing less than...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology Computer calculations Data analysis IT systems Software and programming Mathematical modelling
Illustration: dynamoprimer.com
23 MAR

BEng graduates want design programs to communicate with each other

Two BEng graduates in Architectural Engineering pave the way for a new work process where data exchange between modeling and static calculation programs can minimize both...

Building design Computer calculations Software and programming
Photo: Pratt  Whitney
06 MAR

Students from DTU and the US develop aerospace app

A team of students from DTU has developed an app for the aeronautical industry in collaboration with American students and businesses.

Software and programming Information technology
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
24 JAN

Eye movements can open doors

DTU students win prizes for developing new technology based on eye tracking via the mobile.

Software and programming Hardware and components Computer calculations
Photo: Colourbox
15 JAN

Artificial intelligence breaks the code to true love

The Danish TV channel DR3’s programme ‘The Love Code' uses a self-learning algorithm developed at DTU to help singles find their soulmate.

Information technology Software and programming
2016
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01 APR

Using big “bio-data” to design better cell factories

The EU has granted 6.3 million Euros to the project DD-DeCaF, coordinated by the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark...

Bacteria and microorganisms Biological systems Cells Genes and genomes Synthetic biology Software and programming Data analysis IT systems
2015
Photo: Colourbox
01 DEC

Mathematical breakthrough boosts rail safety

When Rail Net Denmark (Banedanmark) starts replacing its old signal systems next year, safety levels will have been calculated at DTU using a completely new method.

Mathematics Mathematical modelling Transport and logistics Transport safety Information technology Software and programming
Andreas Okholm travelled to Norway and stopped by Kråkenesfyr in Norway. According to a local shop owner, this would be the windiest place in Scandinavia. It was 12.6m/s and 15.4 m/s in the gust this day. Photo: Vaavud
15 SEP

Vaavud, a start-up with the wind in its sails

From a uni project to a start-up: meet Andreas Okholm, wind master and engineer of Vaavud wind meters.

Software and programming Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development
A so-called SAM head is used to optimize the antennas in hearing aids. Here a small antenna has been placed behind the ear. The green arrows show the electric field formed by the antennas. They also show where and in which direction the waves travel. Illustration: GN Resound
10 JUL

Hearing aids have become intelligent

The world's first wireless hearing aid which can stream sound directly from phones and adapt to the user's surroundings. This is what GN ReSound, as the only company in...

Electronics Sound Software and programming IT systems Antennas
Photo: DTU
24 JUN

Danish Council for Independent Research awards DKK 34.6 million

Four DTU researchers have been awarded the Danish Council for Independent Research’s Sapere Aude grants. The grants amount to DKK 34.6 million for research within...

Biological systems Cells Quantum theory and atomic physics IT systems Software and programming Systems and data security
Photo: Hans Kristian Hannibal-Bach
04 FEB

Two wins for DTU in Venture Cup

Once again, DTU triumphs in the annual Venture Cup Idea Competition by winning in two of five categories, this time the Services and Product & Technology categories...

Metals and alloys Micro and nanotechnology Software and programming
2014
Illustration: IBM
06 NOV

DTU to teach the artificial intelligence 'Watson'

As the only university in the Nordic countries, DTU has been selected by IBM to offer courses in the self-learning IT program Watson.

Data analysis IT systems Software and programming