Information technology

Information technology

Using mathematical modelling and computer science we can stay healthy, optimize our energy consumption in a smart and sustainable way, extract information from large amounts of data, or stay in touch with family and friends. DTU conducts research into all aspects of information technology—hardware, components, software, calculations and systems.

Research subjects

Image analysis Computer calculations Data analysis Hardware and components IT systems Software and programming Systems and data security Telecommunication

Departments and Centres

DTU Bioinformatics

DTU Bioinformatics is operating at the highest level of research, teaching, innovation and industrial collaborations within biotechnological informatics, health informatics, personalized medicine, quantitative genomics and systems biology. We develop and apply smart bio-statistical, bio...

DTU Chemical Engineering

DTU Chemical Engineering’s main activities lie within the areas of product design, process design and production in the chemical, biotechnological, pharmaceutical, food technological and energy technological industries.

DTU Compute

DTU Compute is an internationally unique academic environment spanning the scientific disciplines mathematics, statistics, computer science, and engineering. Our interdisciplinary research areas are big data and data science, artificial intelligence (AI), internet of things (IoT), smart...

DTU Fotonik

DTU Fotonik's research covers a broad spectrum of fields within Photonics Engineering. It ranges from basic scientific explorations into light-matter interaction, via communication technologies, lasers and sensors, to collaborations with architects and designers on LED light sources of...

DTU Physics

Department of Physics prioritises research areas within modern physics which represents a significant basic scientific challenge and also has clear application perspectives. The department has a number of state-of-the-art research facilities, including a supercomputer. Furthermore, the Department...