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Poul-Erik Siegstad på feltstudietur i faget ’ice mechanics’ på Svalbard, hvor han er på udveksling som en del af sin uddannelse i arktisk byggeri og infrastruktur. Foto: Erlend Blomseth.
04 JUN

Exchange stay attracts Arctic Civil Engineering students

While many students have had to drop their plans for an exchange stay during the coronavirus pandemic, BEng student Poul-Erik Siegstad is on an exchange stay on Svalbard...

$name Ice research Polar research Building design Building construction
Mikal Schlosser
01 JUN

Researchers will print organic structures – with cement-free concrete

Researchers are patenting a new concrete recipe which does away with cement—the main carbon dioxide component in concrete. Instead, they are turning to organic substances...

Construction materials Building production and management Building design Building construction
Henning Larsen Architects
01 JUN

3D concrete printing offers both opportunities and challenges

For 3D concrete printing to become a reliable construction technology, both the concrete and the printing process must be fully controlled. Danish engineers, architects...

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(Photo: Jan Antonin Kolar, Unsplash)
31 MAY

Basis established for new generation of loudspeakers

Mathematical model makes it possible to design future loudspeakers with a shape and in a material which significantly improve sound quality and which design engineers would...

Sound Innovation and product development Construction and mechanics
Thomas Hjort Jensen
29 MAY

Students printing walls

In the spring, DTU’s large 3D concrete printer was used by students participating in a competition to develop innovative solutions for printed houses.

Construction materials Building production and management Building design Building construction
BIG
29 MAY

“We’re looking for new architectural expressions”

3D concrete printing will give architects more flexibility and new forms of expression when designing buildings, says Catherine Huang, partner in BIG—Bjarke Ingels...

Construction materials Building production and management Building design Building construction
COBOD International
29 MAY

Full speed ahead for 3D concrete printers

The Danish company COBOD International manufactures 3D concrete printers for a rapidly expanding international market.

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ICON
29 MAY

3 questions about 3D concrete printing

Thomas Juul Andersen is team leader at the Concrete Centre at Danish Technological Institute. He has been working with 3D concrete printing for several years and is leading...

Construction materials Building production and management Building design Building construction
Waves. Photo: Colourbox
27 APR

4,000 cubic metres of granite to protect fauna and coasts

How can we combine coastal protection with greater biodiversity? A new DTU project aims to investigate this topic.

Coasts and harbours Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
Mikal Schlosser
23 MAR

Wind tunnels, soap bubbles, and super-fast cameras

The new turbulence research laboratory at DTU Mechanics will study turbulence through a strong combination of theory, experiments, and computer simulations.

Construction and mechanics