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2015
25 AUG

Peter Steen Mikkelsen

Water DTU: A center focusing on interdisciplinary research and innovation

Water supply Waste water and water discharge Climate adaption CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate change Aquaculture
03 AUG

Hard-wearing sensor defying soot and heat

A new method for monitoring ships' NO x emissions offers shipping companies environmental documentation. 

Fossil fuels Energy efficiency Data analysis Environmental chemistry Sensors Micro and nanotechnology Air pollution
13 JUL

From cholera epidemic to export success

In the mid-1800s, Copenhagen suffered from a serious cholera epidemic. This prompted the College of Advanced Technology (now DTU) in 1865 to give lectures on water supply...

Bacteria and microorganisms Viruses Building construction Waste management Waste water and water discharge Water supply
06 JUL

DTU Environment wins The Best poster award at the IWA-Watermatex conference in...

9th IWA Symposium on Systems Analysis and Integrated Assessment 14-‐17June 2015, Gold Coast, Australia

Water supply Waste water and water discharge
30 JUN

Peter Bauer-Gottwein, Water

Observing, predicting and managing water at regional scales

Water supply Waste water and water discharge
30 JUN

Ursula McKnight, Water Resources

Risk assessing water quality under stress

Waste water and water discharge
30 JUN

Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen, Clima Change

Cities and climate change - How to cope

Climate adaption Waste water and water discharge
30 JUN

Martin Rygaard, Water Supply

Safe and optimal water supply – Going beyond the adequate

Water supply
30 JUN

Barth Smets, Water

New challenges and opportunities in treatment of used water

Environment and pollution
30 JUN

Thomas Astrup, Waste

The Role of Waste in Resource Efficiency and Circular Economy

Waste management
26 JUN

The Danish salmon adventure: from nearly extinct to tourist magnet

Following a large-scale rescue operation including extensive stream restoration and gene technology, the wild salmon in the streams of Jutland have turned into big local...

Fisheries and fish stocks Fish and shellfish Ecosystems Genes and genomes Biological systems
08 JUN

ARTEK Event 2016

ARTEK Event 2016 has the title Sanitation in Cold Climate Regions . The conference will focus o n the encreasing challenges in the Arctic region...

Environment and pollution
07 JUN

Continuing education course at DTU Environment

Our Society is challenged by Environmental and Health issues. At DTU Environment we contribute to that by holding continuing Education courses, where experts from DTU...

Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Soil contamination Climate adaption Air pollution Environmental chemistry Ecosystems Waste water and water discharge Water supply Micro and nanotechnology Bioenergy
07 JUN

Life cycle assessment of waste management systems at DTU Environment

Come to DTU Environment and participate in our continuing education course and learn about Life cycle assessment of waste management systems at DTU Environment. Course...

Waste management
07 JUN

Efteruddannelseskurser på DTU Miljø - nyeste viden og teknologier indenfor Miljøudfordringer

Vores samfund står overfor en lang række miljø og sundheds udfordringer, som vi på DTU Miljø er med til at løse, ved at afholde en række efteruddannelseskurser, hvor eksperter...

Bioenergy Micro and nanotechnology Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Soil contamination Climate adaption Air pollution Environmental chemistry Ecosystems Waste water and water discharge Water supply
07 JUN

Establishment and monitoring of BioCovers - DTU Environment

Come to DTU Environment and join our continuing education course on the development and monitoring of BioCovers. Topics that will be taught include: • Introduction to methane...

Bioenergy Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate adaption
07 JUN

Etablering og monitering af biocovers - DTU Miljø

Kom til DTU Miljø og deltag i vores efteruddannelseskursus om Etablering og monitering af Biocovers. Emner, der vil blive undervist i, inkluderer: • Introduktion til metan...

Bioenergy Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate adaption
Photo: Nils Lund
29 MAY

New drone combines helicopter and aircraft capabilities

The prototype of a new hybrid drone has just been unveiled at a conference in Odense, Denmark. The project is headed by DTU Space, and DTU is, among other things, contributing...

Environment and pollution Space research
18 MAY

New smart drone can protect against flooding

The prototype for a small unmanned craft with unique properties is currently being completed. Together with the company Sky-Watch , researchers from DTU Space and...

Earth sciences Climate change Mapping and surveying Environment and pollution
20 MAR

Ten-year journey towards a warm future comes to an end

For the past ten years, a hill in Jægerspris, Denmark, has been on a trip through time to 2075—but it’s all over now. The researchers have both good and bad news.

CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate adaption Environmental chemistry Ecosystems
12 MAR

New road surface saves fuel and cuts carbon emissions

The more resistance tyres encounter on the road surface, the more fuel the vehicle consumes. That is why developing new types of asphalt to reduce rolling resistance helps...

Energy efficiency CO2 separation and CO2 storage Construction materials Building production and management
2014
12 DEC

Automatically controlled wood-burning stoves

The experience gained over many years of research in combustion has been put to good use by the Danish producer of wood-burning stoves  HWAM A/S  in connection with the...

Chemistry CO2 separation and CO2 storage Air pollution Innovation and product development
02 DEC

Aircraft fuels must be sustainable in the future

In the near future car traffic will be able to run on electricity but air traffic remains dependent on liquid fuel. The National Food Institute, Technical University of...

Environment and pollution Bioenergy Health and diseases Food production Food technology
01 DEC

Nine research projects receive DKK 150 million from Innovation Fund Denmark

DTU heads nine out of the 15 research projects that will receive funding from Innovation Fund Denmark .

Energy Environment and pollution Transport and logistics
23 SEP

Searching for eel larvae in the Sargasso Sea

To improve understanding of the decline in the European eel population, a Danish research expedition with DTU Aqua's research vessel "Dana" explored the spawning areas...

Marine research Climate change Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks Fish and shellfish
22 SEP

Peter Steen Mikkelsen winner of international award

Professor Peter Steen Mikkelsen, Department of Environmental Engineering at DTU (DTU Environment) has been awarded the IWA/IAHR Joint Committee on Urban Drainage (JCUD...

Climate change Water supply Waste water and water discharge
09 JUL

New Logo

After long negotiation the fellows decided on a logo for the Mermaid ITN

Waste management Water supply Environmental chemistry Waste water and water discharge
14 JUN

InnovationsFonden grants DKK14 mio for new project

InnovationsFonden was established as of 1 April 2014 by bringing together research, technology development and innovation grants from the Danish Council of Strategic Research...

Electrotechnology Energy Environment and pollution Medicine and medico technology Wind energy Construction and mechanics IT systems Innovation and product development
11 APR

DTU’s shellfish and seaweed merger

The merger of the Danish Shellfish Centre in Limfjord and DTU Aqua unifies much of the country’s shellfish and seaweed expertise.

Marine research Ecosystems
08 APR

Eel hunt in the Sargasso Sea

In March and April, DTU’s marine research vessel, Dana, is in the Sargasso Sea to determine whether changes in the marine environment are the cause of the drastic decline...

Marine research Ecosystems
13 MAR

Open source fisheries management

A statistical model originally developed to allow fishermen to study the work done by researchers, has now become one of the most highly acclaimed tools for estimating...

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
2013
19 DEC

Pyrene toxicity on Arctic key copepod species

A new study, published in Ecotoxicology, shows lowered reproductive output, reduced grazing, and reduced ability to metabolize pyrene in the copepod Calanus hyberboreus...

Marine research Ecosystems Climate change
05 DEC

The Consequences of Balanced Harvesting of Fish Communities

New study uses size- and trait-based models to compare balanced harvesting with traditional selective fishing patterns

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
03 DEC

The mystery of Microsetella

Combination of sac- and broadcast-spawning in an Arctic fjord to achieve high abundance at low temperatures.

Marine research Ecosystems
19 SEP

Professor Hans-Jørgen Albrechtsen from DTU Environment is involved in ambitious...

Danmarks hidtil største udviklingsprojekt for drikkevandsforsyning skal støtte dansk eksport

Water supply Waste water and water discharge Health-promoting compounds
04 SEP

The Copenhagen School of trait-based approaches to marine ecology

The Centre for Ocean Life at DTU Aqua is enjoying considerable international success through applying the trait-based approach to marine research

Marine research Ecosystems
08 MAY

DTU Environment participaters in EU-project in Wastewater Epidemiology: SEWPROF

The purpose of the project is to develop a interdisciplinary and  intersectorial Research Capacity for the next genrerations of researchers, who works with Wastewater Epidemiology...

Waste water and water discharge Water supply Micro and nanotechnology
03 MAY

Invitation to PhD Defence with Ana Faria Tomas Friday 17th May at 1 p.m.

Section: Residual Resources Engineering. Topic: "Optimization of bioethanol production from carbohydrate rich wastes by extreme thermophilic microorganisms"

Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate change Ecosystems Bacteria and microorganisms Biological systems Bioenergy Energy efficiency
09 APR

DNA tests rewrite the history of Greenland cod

The fish in Greenland’s great cod boom in the 1960s did not come from Iceland, as previously thought. They were ‘made in Greenland’ .

Marine research Climate change Ecosystems
07 MAR

PhD Defence with Meric Batioglu Pazarbasi, Tuesday 5th March at 1 p.m.

Topic: "Small-scale spatial variability of phenoxy acid mineralization potentials in transition zones with a multidisciplinary approach

Waste water and water discharge Water supply Climate change Health-promoting compounds
Roach Photo J Brodersen
25 FEB

Fish migrate to escape predators

By individually tagging fish in a lake and following their movements, a research team led by DTU Aqua has shown that migration is a very effective defence against being...

Marine research Ecosystems
2012
13 NOV

Looking into the future

European and American scientists are meeting in Barcelona, Spain this month to launch a new European initiative for climate service observations and modelling. DTU Aqua...

Marine research Climate change Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
07 NOV

Michael Grätzel: "Nanostructured Photosystems of electricity and fuels from sunlight...

Michael Grätzel: "Nanostructured Photosystems for the generation of electricity and fuels from sunlight" Abstract Learning from the concepts used by green plants photosynthesis...

Environmental chemistry Climate change Micro and nanotechnology Nanoparticles Organic chemistry
30 OCT

Ph.d. Sarah Christine Christensen, DTU

Portrait of Sarah Christine Christensen PhD, DTU Environment "Asellus aquaticus and other invertebrates in drinking water distribution systems - occurrence and influence...

Climate adaption Waste water and water discharge Water supply
16 AUG

Recovering Baltic cod is lacking food

The eastern Baltic cod stock has recently started to recover, after two decades of severe depletion, however with unexpected side-effects.

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
24 APR

Dwarf jellies

Recently discovered population of comb jellies in the Baltic consists entirely of dwarf individuals

Marine research Ecosystems
28 MAR

Herrings are super survivors

New research reveals how herring genes vary with the environment. The discovery could make it easier to protect the herring stock against future challenges such as climate...

Marine research Ecosystems
2011
25 OCT

Thomas Astrup in DTU Avisen about how Garbageman becomes Climate Hero

Danish incineration plants emit twice as much as carbon dioxide as previously presumed, but without waste management the situation would be even worse, an environmental...

Waste management
15 JUL

"Small, Wet and Rational: Individual Based Zooplankton Ecology"

8 April 2011 Professor André W. Visser, DTU Aqua, defended his doctoral dissertation: 'Small, Wet and Rational: Individual Based Zooplankton Ecology'.

Marine research Ecosystems
29 MAR

Guest lecture by Merete Madland & Aksel Hjorth 11/4 at 10 a.m

Title: "Rock-fluid interactions. Application for improved oil recovery". Guest lecture by: Merete Madland, University of Stavanger and Aksel Hjorth, IRIS Stavanger...

Environment and pollution
29 MAR

Video Presentation: Microbiology Breakfast Talk Series

Prof. Barth F. Smets from the Microbial Ecology Research Group presents his research in the field of horizontal gene transfer dynamics in microbial communities. Click...

Environment and pollution
18 JAN

Environmental impacts of nanoparticles are not known

The methods currently applied in assessing the risks associated with chemicals cannot be used to determine the toxicology of nanoparticles in the environment. This has...

Environment and pollution
2010
12 OCT

Peter Kjeldsen and co-authors have received best manuscript award

Peter Kjeldsen and co-authors have received the award for the best manuscript at the 2010 Global Waste Management Symposium, which was held in San Antonio, 3-6 October...

Environment and pollution
28 SEP

DTU Environment Microbiology Research makes the Cover!

A micrographic image taken by Akihiko Terada and collaborators at DTU Environment is gracing the cover of the October 2010 issue of the journal “Environmental Microbiology...

Environment and pollution
15 JUN

A map under heaven

Sian Ka’an in Mexico is a precious wetland area. But it is fragile. To help protect the natural environment, a PhD student from DTU has mapped the paths by which water...

Water supply
14 JAN

The third joint Nordic conference on "Remediation of Contaminated Sites NORDROCS...

The third joint Nordic conference on "Remediation of Contaminated Sites NORDROCS 2010" in September 2010, arranged in a co-operation between the four Nordic networks MUTKU...

Environment and pollution
12 JAN

Guest speaker - Jens Christian Olsen from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company

Jens Christian Olsen from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company will speak about:  "Hydrocarbon geology of the Danish North Sea" and "Basins and hydrocarbon geology of West Greenland...

Environment and pollution
2009
11 NOV

PhD Course March 2010

PhD Course: Space-borne and ground based geodetic techniques for hydrology: March 1-5, 2010 at DTU Environment.  

Environment and pollution
04 NOV

The Gorm Petersen prize to Steffen Foss Hansen

The prize was presented at the PhD graduation ceremony 30. October. The prize is given to a young scientist in promissing development. Congratulations Steffen.

Environment and pollution
04 NOV

Anders Baun, PhD supervisor of the year

He got this new prize at the PhD graduation ceremony 30. October. All graduated DTU PhD students within the last year have been asked to nominate supervisors. Congratulations...

Environment and pollution
02 OCT

DTU Environment Colding PhD Fellowship

The Colding PhD Fellowship is awarded  by the Department of Environmental Engineering, DTU to an outstanding student who has finished the master degree at the department...

Environment and pollution
24 SEP

Luca Vezzaro granted the UDM Young Researcher Paper Award

Luca Vezzaro, PhD student at DTU Environment, was granted the “UDM Young Researcher Paper Award” at 8th International Conference on Urban Drainage Modelling held in Tokyo...

Environment and pollution
30 JUN

Oersted Postdoc Fellowship

DTU Environment has received an Oersted postdoc fellowship to Bing-Jie Ni. He has a PhD degree from University of Science and Technology of China.

Environment and pollution
26 MAY

Doctorate Thesis Defence: Ida Lykke Fabricius

Ida Lykke Fabricius will defend her doctorate thesis on June 15 2009 at 14:00 in DTU Bldg. 101, meeting room 1. The title is: “Chalk, composition, diagenesis and physical...

Environment and pollution
23 APR

Seminar on "Model-based optimization of biofilm systems in wastewater treatment...

A 1-day seminar, organised jointly by MOSTFORWATER, DHI and DTU Environment, is held on April 29th 2009 at the Technical University of Denmark in Kgs. Lyngby (Denmark...

Environment and pollution
23 APR

WWWest2009 user conference, 27-28 April 2009 in Bldg 101A/Meeting room 1

This years' WEST user conference will be held at DTU, organised jointly by MOSTforWATER and DTU Environment. The conference comprises a presentation day (Monday) and a...

Environment and pollution
16 FEB

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
16 FEB

PhD Defence: Steffen Foss Hansen

Steffen Foss Hansen will defend his Ph.D. thesis with the title: “Regulation and Risk Assessment of Nanomaterials – Too Little, Too Late?” on Friday 27th February, 2009...

Environment and pollution
16 FEB

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
09 FEB

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
02 FEB

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
19 JAN

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
15 JAN

Guest speaker - Jens Christian Olsen from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company

Jens Christian Olsen from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company will speak about: Oil exploration in Denmark and Greenland on Thursday 22nd January at 15:15 in bldg. 115, room...

Environment and pollution
15 JAN

Seminar - William Doucette from Utah University

William Doucette, Utah University, will give a small seminar on "Chemical Hydrophobicity and Uptake by Plant Roots" Wednesday 21st January at 15:00 in bldg. 115, room 145...

Environment and pollution
12 JAN

M.Sc.Thesis Presentation - Chiara Fratini

Chiara Fratini will present her M.Sc. thesis with the title: "Urban Flood Risk Management: Implementation of the 3 Points Approach" on Friday the 23rd January 2009 at...

Environment and pollution
08 JAN

The Latest ISI Publictions

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
2008
22 DEC

PhD Defence: Martin Denberg

Martin Denberg will defend his Ph.D thesis with the title: "Release of organic compounds from polymer pipes used in drinking water distribution" on Friday 9th January...

Environment and pollution
17 DEC

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
11 DEC

The L.A. Colding Lecture Series in Environmental Science and Technology – 8th...

Professor Hans-Curt Flemming, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany: “Life and death in biofilms” See more information here - Everybody is welcome!

Environment and pollution
08 DEC

The latest ISI Publication

The latest ISI publication authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
04 DEC

Seminar by prof. Regina Nogueira

Prof. Regina Nogueira will give a seminar at DTU Environment with the title: Impact of biofilm growth in the microbial community composition of a sequencing batch reactor...

Environment and pollution
28 NOV

The Latest ISI Publication

The latest ISI publication authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
19 NOV

The Latest ISI Publication

The latest ISI publication authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
12 NOV

ISWA Publication Award to Professor Thomas Højlund Christensen

ISWA Publication Award 2008 has been given to Professor Thomas Højlund Christensen and his research group for the outstanding publication "Experience with the use of LCA...

Waste management
12 NOV

The Latest ISI Publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution