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2020
Prøvehuset ligger på en klippetop i Nuuk. Foto: Peter Aagaard Brixen
15 SEP

Test house marks milestone for Arctic construction research project

The opening of DTU’s test house in Nuuk marks a milestone in the largest Danish construction research project in the Arctic

Construction materials Building design Building construction Indoor climate
2019
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
20 MAY

Human impact on indoor climate is being mapped

Advanced climate chamber measurements provide new knowledge about human emissions and impact on indoor climate in buildings.

Indoor climate Ecosystems Air pollution CO2 separation and CO2 storage Environment and pollution Construction and mechanics
2018
Photo: Joachim Rode
04 DEC

Ice splinters marked the inauguration of new laboratories

On Wednesday, 28 November, HRH Crown Prince Frederik spearheaded the inauguration of two new laboratories.

Earth sciences Materials Environment and pollution Geology Polar research Construction materials Indoor climate
Photo: Colourbox
09 OCT

Indoor climate controlled with mobile phones and artificial intelligence

User feedback and control systems based on IoT and artificial intelligence improve indoor air quality and make buildings more flexible.

Indoor climate Information technology
2015
Photo: Sabina Askholm Larsen/DTU
16 NOV

Three New PhD Students Concentrate on Greenland

Arctic Technology Centre (ARTEK) at DTU Civil Engineering has employed three new PhD students. All three projects will concentrate on subjects that will benefit the Greenlandic...

Polar research Construction materials Indoor climate Climate change Fisheries and fish stocks Ice research Waste management Building design
Photo: Colourbox
03 FEB

DTU Civil Engineering in major EU project

The EU has made available almost DKK 40 million for research intended to produce clear recommendations for how best to insulate pre-1945 buildings. DTU is taking part in...

Building design Indoor climate
Photo: Team DTU
08 JAN

Challenge for tomorrow’s home

In the international Solar Decathlon competition, students will translate knowledge into practice and be equipped for a future job in the construction industry which more...

Building design Building construction Construction materials Indoor climate Energy
Illustration: COBE and Vilhelm Lauritzen Arkitekter
07 JAN

New building featuring the concrete of the future

The super-light concrete deck is emerging as the new floor partition element in construction. The decks offer concrete constructions new expressions while improving building...

Construction materials Building construction Materials Fire prevention technology and safety Indoor climate Innovation and product development Entrepreneurship
2014
from The Danish Science Week 2009. Photo: Carsten Andersen
22 SEP

25,000 pupils to investigate indoor climate at Danish schools

Danish researchers are involving primary school pupils and high school students in a new scientific study aimed at mapping the state of the indoor climate in Danish classrooms...

Construction and mechanics Indoor climate Biotechnology and biochemistry
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
08 SEP

Substantial savings with small experiments

Two DTU students saved both time and money in their start-up business—LeVego—when they tested a new CO2sensor before it was fully developed.

Indoor climate Electrotechnology
Photo: Colourbox
14 MAY

Fresh air for Arctic indoor climate

Greenland’s climate problems are not limited to the great outdoors. PhD Martin Kotol has found solutions to the growing problems of asthma and poor indoor climate...

Construction and mechanics Indoor climate