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Photo: Lars Svankjær/IDA
03 OCT

Leading catalysis researcher awarded Niels Bohr Gold Medal

Professor Jens Nørskov receives the Niels Bohr International Gold Medal, which has not been awarded to a Danish researcher since Niels Bohr received the award himself...

Catalysis
Black mamba
02 OCT

Breaktrough in snake envenoming

Research breakthrough in antivenom based on human antibodies can save lives.

Biotechnology and biochemistry
Photo: National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark
02 OCT

Antimicrobial use in animals has decreased four years in a row

The use of antimicrobials in animals in Denmark fell in 2017. This is one of the findings of the annual DANMAP report for 2017. Antimicrobial consumption has now decreased...

Food, fish and agriculture Food safety Bacteria and microorganisms Genes and genomes
Photo: Vibeke Hempler
01 OCT

Successful start-ups exhibiting during High Tech Summit

More than 50 DTU start-ups introduces themselves in connection with DTU's annual digital summit.  

Photo: FLSmidth
27 SEP

Danish scientists accelerate climate-friendly industrial production

DTU, in collaboration with FLSmidth and ROCKWOOL, will develop sustainable process technologies that will increase the use of renewable fuels and raw materials and reduce...

Environment and pollution
(Photo: Center for Playware)
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
25 SEP

Top researcher: digitize your health data

One of the most cited researchers in Denmark, Professor Jun Wang, participates in DTU High Tech Summit and urges all Danes to digitize their health data.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Medicine and medico technology
Photo: Stamers Kontor
25 SEP

DTU behind two new companies a week

DTU has created one of the most well-developed innovation ecosystems among technical universities in Europe, which has led to the establishment of 2,200 new companies...

ferroelectric characterization DTU Energy
24 SEP

New measuring equipment enhances research into electromechanical conversion

DTU Energy has started research in electrostrictive, piezoelectric, dielectric and ferroelectric materials. New equipment makes the research easier and increases the possibility...

Energy Energy storage
21 SEP

DTU summit inspires digital innovation and sustainability

DTU invites you to High Tech Summit—Denmark’s university-driven technology summit, opened by Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen.

Photo: Stamers Kontor
21 SEP

DTU will boost entrepreneurship research in new centre

A new entrepreneurship centre will increase the entrepreneurship culture and strengthen the ecosystem for start-ups.   

Entrepreneurship
Photo: Carlsbergfondet (copyright)
20 SEP

First Niels Bohr Medal for Dane since 1955

On Sunday, 7 October HM Queen Margrethe will present the Niels Bohr International Gold Medal to the Danish physicist Jens Kehlet Nørskov.

Picture of a wind turbine rotor and blades and a beautiful blue sky
20 SEP

Long wind turbine blades require new composite materials

In the future wind turbine blades are going to be up to 107 meters long. Wind turbine blades of this size require new composite materials. DTU Wind Energy is up for the...

Wind energy Energy
Strand i Nordsjælland. Foto Helle Sørensen
19 SEP

The sea around Denmark hit by marine heat waves

Up to eight degrees warmer waters than normal. This was how much the hot weather affected the sea during the summer, according to calculations from DTU Aqua.

Marine research Climate adaption Climate change Ecosystems
 The unique light from the super bright supernova iPTF16eh has been studied using the Intermediate Palomar Transient Factory (iPTF), a number of telescopes installed in California. Photo: Iair Arcavi, Courtesy PTF/Caltech.
18 SEP

Extreme starburst mapped

It is a bit of a mystery what happens when a star 100 times more massive than the Sun explodes in a sea of lights in the far universe.

Space research Astrophysics
17 SEP

DTU-spinout gets investment to fight pests

BioPhero, a spinout formed at The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability (DTU Biosustain), receives 3 million Euro to develop pheromone-based products that...

Biotechnology and biochemistry
Visit from a school in Roskilde. Here the 20 female students and a few colleagues from DTU Wind Energy
14 SEP

20 female 9th grade student visited DTU Wind Energy

Yesterday, 20 young women from a 9th grade visited DTU Wind Energy due to the event ’Girls' Day in Science’.

Wind energy Energy
Left to right: President Anders Bjarklev, DTU; Country Manager Peter Vermehren-Poulsen and Global Director Claus Larsen from Atos. Photo: Mikal Schlosser
13 SEP

DTU gets world’s most efficient quantum computer simulator

DTU is the first Danish University to be provided with a Quantum Learning Machine by Atos, global leader in digital transformation.

Picture of the group behind the collaboration
13 SEP

DTU Wind Energy in close collaboration with National Taiwan University

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), National Taiwan University (NTU) and DTU Wind Energy have joined forces in working on a local offshore wind education in Taiwan...

Wind energy Energy
Photo: DTU
11 SEP

EUR 4.7 million to radical research ideas

Villum Fonden supports 53 new research ideas in their Villum Experiment programme. 18 grants were awarded to DTU researchers.