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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 Vibeke Hempler
19 NOV

DKK 18,5 million for independent research

The Independent Research Fund Denmark grants DKK 208 million to 35 young researchers with original ideas and high ambitions. Three are from DTU.

Electronics Optics Nanoparticles Cells Biological systems Nanomedicine Health and diseases
(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
Ground broken for DTU ETC. (Photo: Mikal Schlosser)
30 OCT

Ground broken for DTU’s new electromagnetic test centre

In the coming years, the unique test centre will be constructed in such a way as not to disrupt DTU’s existing test facility, where measurements are carried out for...

Electromagnetism Antennas Microwave technology Electrotechnology
(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
EnergyLab Nordhavn located in Nordhavn, Copenhagen
08 OCT

Clear recommendations from EnergyLab Nordhavn for the sustainable energy solutions...

After four and a half years, the ambitious EnergyLab Nordhavn project presents a number of recommendations to politicians and public authorities for how to ensure a faster...

Energy Electrotechnology
23 SEP

Bornholm leading the way for future energy consumption

An experiment with 800 households on Bornholm shows how consumers’ energy consumption can be remotely controlled for the benefit of the green transformation. ...

Electronics
Foto: Ditte Valente
05 JUL

Roskilde Festival: Electric cars replace generators at Food Court

Three electric cars at Roskilde Festival’s Food Court ensure ample electricity to cope with peak loads without using generators.

Electronics Electrical engineering Electricity supply
Photo: DTU
04 JUL

Students ensure greater accuracy of scanning images

Thanks to two student projects, the MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) research unit at Hvidovre Hospital will be able to receive images of the liver and brain tissue in...

Electrotechnology Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems
21 JUN

Playware wins award as Most Outstanding Healthcare Innovator in the World in 2019

The award as ‘The Most Outstanding Healthcare Innovator in the World in 2019’ was presented to Professor Henrik Hautop Lund at the gala for the 2019 at The...

Electrotechnology Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
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: Ahmed Morsi Ammar
07 MAY

New technology behind the world’s smallest power converter

Five young DTU researchers have developed a new technology for producing a power converter which is shaped like a small cube measuring only a couple of millimetres on each...

Electrotechnology Electronics
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
Photo: Oticon
10 APR

New computer model ensures faster development of hearing aids

Young researcher has optimized the simulation models used for developing new hearing aids. The necessary calculations can now be made up to 20 times faster.

Electrotechnology Sound Hearing aids Medical equipment and systems
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