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07 NOV

Complex model of the human brain controls robot

The robots of tomorrow will be able to both adapt to changes in their surroundings and learn new tasks.

Robot technology and automation Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
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23 OCT

More and more dangerous tasks to be performed by drones

A group of DTU researchers have made great progress in enabling drones to carry out small tasks with a robotic arm. The latest results will be presented at the High Tech...

Robot technology and automation
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17 JUN

Underwater robot can count starfish and measure biomass

Specially developed smart sensors and underwater cameras can enable robots to handle monitoring tasks in the sea  

Food, fish and agriculture Robot technology and automation Mathematical modelling
From left to right: Andrea Lauridsen, Reem El-Moussa og Sarah Nyrup. Photo: Mikal Schlosser
12 JUN

DTU boosts its research in automation and robots

The appointment of three researchers and the addition of a brand new Master of Science (MSc) programme significantly strengthens DTU’s work in automation and robot...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology
Photo: Bax Lindhardt
24 MAY

New study programme on autonomous robots

From autumn 2019, DTU will be offering the MSc programme in Autonomous Systems with a primary focus on robots and automated devices.

Robot technology and automation
Photo: Joachim Rode
29 APR

15 autonomous robots compete in RoboCup final

Competition was fierce at this year’s DTU RoboCup, which was won by two former DTU students with a robot that completed the obstacle course quickly and perfectly...

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
Photo: Atlas Maridan
11 APR

Small underwater drone to help fishermen

Young researcher contributes to the development of a small new autonomous underwater vehicle which is to help fishermen identify shoals of fish.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Fisheries and fish stocks
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
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01 JAN

DTU sharpens its electrotechnology profile

The University now strengthens its research in the field of electrotechnology. Special focus will be on electronic design, energy, electromagnetism, automation, and acoustics...

Electrotechnology Energy Sound Electromagnetism Robot technology and automation
2018
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27 DEC

Advanced drones chasing defective solar cells

Monitoring of solar farms is difficult, time-consuming and imprecise. Often you do not find all defects, which can reduce the energy production.

Solar energy Energy production Robot technology and automation Lasers
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18 DEC

Robots to handle kitchen chores

A young DTU researcher has brought us one step closer to a kitchen robot that can help with cooking.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
REMORA (Photo: Morten Beier)
05 OCT

The robots of the future work together

In the future, robots will not only work together with humans, but will also cooperate with each other on solving increasingly complex tasks.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
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26 SEP

New high-tech health solutions based on big data

In recent years, high-tech robotic solutions have found their way from the universities’ laboratories to the healthcare system.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Health and diseases
Photo: DTU
11 JUL

DTU Roadrunners win two prizes at Shell Eco-Marathon

Thorough preparation meant that DTU Roadrunners won two categories in this year’s Shell Eco-Marathon.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Energy
Photo: Center for Playware, DTU
17 MAY

Danish welfare-tech wins award in Singapore

Modular welfare technology Moto Tiles, developed at DTU for eldercare, wins Product Innovation of the Year at the Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Medicine and medico technology
Industry PhD Kræn Vodder Bush on a container ship, on which he studied the practical navigation conditions under which his solution was to operate. Photo: Man Diesel & Turbo
24 APR

No more black ship smoke

Shipping is an eco-friendly transport method. But it is also responsible for a large part of global emissions of toxic (NOX)gases.

Environment and pollution Robot technology and automation
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
10 APR

Pupil wins DTU RoboCup again

For more than 20 years, DTU Electrical Engineering has held DTU RoboCup to focus on the development of robots. This year, the focus is on intelligence and reliability.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
Photo: Rasmus Degnbol
10 APR

DTU to test self-driving buses

People will need to get used to self-driving buses when the Greater Copenhagen Light Rail becomes a reality. The buses are now being tested at DTU Lyngby Campus and in...

Robot technology and automation
According to Martin Mose Bentzen, the benefits of autonomous vehicles can be tremendous. That said, we must determine their behavioural values. Photo: Bax Lindhardt.
10 APR

Ethical autonomous vehicles

Before driverless cars are released into everyday circulation, they must be equipped with values and ethics so they can make the right choices in critical situations, says...

Robot technology and automation
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...

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