Research

Photo: Mikkel Strange
Photo: Mikkel Strange

Research underpins all our work. Technology is created through the synergy of research, education, innovation, and scientific advice and by innovative researchers who work at the cutting edge in global partnerships.

Publications in 2020 5.278

Normalized citation impact*

Publications in Top 10%

1.54

18%

*Normalized citation impact: citations per publication normalized for subject (Web of Science Category), year, and document type. A value of one represents performance at par with the world average. DTU's citation impact is thus 62% above the world average.


PhD fellows admitted and graduating from DTU, 2016-2020

 Year Admitted Graduating Total enrollment
 2020   474 (303*)  349 (208)  1.453 (889)
 2019   453 (272*)  408 (249)  1.396 (843)
 2018  448 (288*)  370 (217)  1.355 (814)
 2017  419 (252)  351 (152)  1.333 (776)
 2016 366 (198)  395 (224) 1.330 (762)

* Number of international fellows in parentheses.

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