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2020
DTU RoboCup 2020 was won by Frederik Rønn Siiger and Emil Pfeiffer Kristensen with the robot 'Team Technic'. (Photo: Mikal Schlosser)
13 AUG

High school students win DTU RoboCup

Two students from H.C. Ørsted Gymnasiet have won this year's DTU RoboCup that focuses on the development of robots.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
Picture from DTU RoboCup 2019 (Photo: Joachim Rode)
05 AUG

H.C. Ørsted's discovery of electromagnetism characterizes this year's DTU RoboCup

The DTU RoboCup competition offers a new obstacle that includes the interaction between magnets and electricity that Ørsted discovered. In addition, the participating...

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
Kræn Vodder Busk på vej til test på et containerskib (Photo: MAN Diesel & Turbo)
25 JUN

New international award for research on black smoke from ships

A research collaboration between DTU Electrical Engineering and MAN Energy Solutions on limiting ships' emission of black smoke and NOx has received a new international...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology Air pollution Environment and pollution
Cows in the fiels (Photo: Kasper Nymann/Colourbox)
05 MAY

Autonomous systems to weed out organic weeds

Leading researchers in robotics will develop an autonomous robot to be trained using artificial intelligence to find and eradicate weeds in organic fields.

Robot technology and automation Food, fish and agriculture
Lorena Ximena in front of the new Autonomous Systems Test Arena (ASTA).
20 APR

First autonomous systems graduate

DTU now has its first graduate from the MSc programme in Autonomous Systems, and her initial experience is that her qualifications fully match industry requirements. ...

Robot technology and automation
(Photo: 02Matic)
30 MAR

Oxygen robot used in treatment of coronavirus

High demand for Danish O2matic robot ensuring correct amount of oxygen for patients with respiratory problems. DTU contributes to developing a new version of the robot...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology Medical equipment and systems
Topping-out ceremony at Autonomous Systems Test Arena - ASTA, DTU (Photo: Ole Ravn)
10 MAR

Topping-out ceremony for the Autonomous Systems Test Arena

Friday, 6 March DTU celebrated the new autonomous systems test facility's topping-out with the involved contractors, and some of the future users. 

Robot technology and automation
From MBZIRC 2017 (Photo: DTU)
17 FEB

DTU invited to international robotics competition

The large international MBZIRC robotics competition has invited DTU to compete against some of the world’s best technical universities from Germany, Switzerland...

Robot technology and automation
(Photo: Vestergaard/Martin Fjord)
16 JAN

Automation will increase flight safety

Young researcher will contribute to automating aircraft de-icers in the coming years. Security is top priority. 

Robot technology and automation
2019
(Foto: DTU Elektro)
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
(Foto: Matteo Fumagalli)
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
ROV - undervandsrobot
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
Electrical pulses (Photo: Colourbox)
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
Photo: Büro Jantzen
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
(Photo: DTU Elektro)
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