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2018
13 NOV

Medical attention around the clock

A new project will revolutionise monitoring of hospitalised patients at special risk, thus reducing the incidence of complications and deaths. 

Medicine and medico technology Electrotechnology Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems
06 JUN

Magnetic contrast agent behind clear MRI images

The Danish National Research Foundation Center for Hyperpolarization in Magnetic Resonance, HYPERMAG, at DTU  conducts research into technologies that can reveal...

Micro and nanotechnology Magnets Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems
17 MAY

InstaPatch receives 5.6M DKK in funding from Independent Research Fund Denmark...

The CACHET PhD project InstaPatch  has received funding from Independent Research Fund Denmark . This funding will be used to further expand the project with an additional...

Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Micro and nanotechnology
09 MAY

Anne Ladegaard Skov appointed professor

Head of the Danish Polymer Centre (DPC), Anne Ladegaard Skov, has been appointed professor in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering: Polymer Technology at DTU Chemical...

Polymers Hospital layout and design Medical equipment and systems Robot technology and automation
2017
19 DEC

Electronic monitoring of heart rhythm can prevent strokes

A simple method for electronically monitoring patient heart rhythm can improve the treatment of heart rhythm disorders and prevent strokes.

Electrotechnology Medical equipment and systems Medicine and medico technology Health and diseases
03 NOV

Hearing Systems Presentation Day

Friday, October 27 th , Hearing Systems invited collaboration partners, colleagues and alumni for the annual Presentation Day to give an overview of the activities in...

Electrotechnology Physiological modelling Medical equipment and systems Artificial organs Health and diseases Computer calculations Information technology
18 OCT

Alarm gives epileptics peace of mind

Doctors and scientists have joined forces with a commercial enterprise to develop an alarm that makes life easier for patients and their relatives.

Electronics Medicine and medico technology Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems
11 OCT

HRH Crown Prince Frederik and HRH Crown Princess Mary on Playware Moto Tiles

During the current royal visit to Japan, on Wednesday 11 Oct, HRH Crown Prince Frederik and HRH Crown Princess Mary, had the chance to engage in playful interaction with...

Electronics Robot technology and automation Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
13 FEB

Lab-on-a-chip for world's vets

The spin-out company Scandinavian Micro Biodevices has completed its journey from the clean rooms at DTU to a global breakthrough. Zoetis, of USA, has just paid DKK 536...

Medical equipment and systems Innovation and product development
08 FEB

Robot to ensure oxygen supply to COPD patients

Innovation Fund Denmark has just granted DKK 7 million for the further development of a new robot that will ensure COPD patients of the right amount of oxygen. DTU sees...

Robot technology and automation Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
26 JAN

Millions for research into antibiotic resistance and better drugs

In a press release issued today, the Novo Nordisk Foundation reveals that it is grating a total of DKK 300 million (EUR 40 million) to five ambitious research projects...

Cells Synthetic biology Genes and genomes Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
2016
10 JUN

PhD collaboration with US universities

Suyash Joshi, PhD student at Hearing Systems Elektro, recently returned from  a three months external research stay, visiting two premier research laboratories in the USA...

Electrotechnology Artificial organs Medical equipment and systems
31 MAY

Portable ultrasound scanners to enable fast diagnosing

In the future, ultrasound scanners will be small and portable, so that patients can be scanned any place and any time. This is the objective of a comprehensive high tech...

Medicine and medico technology Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems
31 MAY

Engineers and doctors develop new healthcare technologies

New healthcare technologies are needed to prevent, diagnose and treat the increasing number of cases of disease associated with increases in life expectancies. And this...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Micro and nanotechnology Optics Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Hospital layout and design Health and diseases Innovation and product development Entrepreneurship
31 MAY

Openness is gold

It was a perfect match when Associate Professor Winnie E. Svendsen met Dan Høgdall, a doctor. Together they developed a chip for diagnosing early-stage cancers. In January...

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Nanomedicine Health and diseases Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development
31 MAY

Doctors and engineers develop better cancer treatment

DTU and Frederiksberg Hospital are heading a European research project, where engineers and doctors develop new instruments for detecting bladder cancer.

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development
05 APR

New method for studying cancer cells

Cancer cell growth and proliferation are closely related to the mechanical properties of the cells. Researchers from DTU, Pavia University, and CNR Milano have developed...

Physics Micro and nanotechnology Optics Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
26 JAN

Engineers refine doctors’ tools

Sleep is the brain’s way of spring cleaning—and effectively removing toxins. During deep sleep, the body is normally completely at rest and unreactive to the brain’s signals...

Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems Physiological modelling Data analysis Electronics
26 JAN

Colour research

There is increasing evidence to suggest that a particular sleep disorder producing abnormal movements during dream sleep may be an early marker for Parkinson’s disease...

Health and diseases Medical equipment and systems Physiological modelling Data analysis Electronics
2015
07 DEC

New issue of Technologist is out now

Our own Danish astronaut, Andreas Mogensen, occupies the front cover of the new issue of Technologist, DTU's international magazine, which this time takes a closer look...

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Electronics Electrical engineering Optics Sensors Medical equipment and systems Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development Space research Astrophysics Space technology and instruments
29 OCT

“Indispensable entrepreneurs”

Drug delivery is all about getting the active substance in medicine to target the right place in the body at the right time. American researcher and business founder...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development
20 OCT

Health Technology in the hands of citizens

The Danish National Health Service is under pressure, with increasing numbers of elderly suffering from chronic disorders and a growing demand for healthcare services...

Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
29 SEP

New DTU Elektro group

DTU Elektro has spun out a new group, Center for Magnetic Resonance (CMR) headed by Professor Jan Henrik Ardenkjær-Larsen. Faculty members are Associate Professors Lars...

Medical equipment and systems Medicine and medico technology Radioactive pharmaceuticals and isotopes
22 JUN

Master thesis defence by Sotirios Sarros on 9th July 2015: Development of Benchtop...

Sotirios Sarros will be defending his master thesis on Development of Benchtop NMR Spectrometer on Thursday, 9th July 2015, hrs. 15-17 at Building 349, room 205. ...

Medical equipment and systems Radioactive pharmaceuticals and isotopes
09 MAR

Visiting PhD students at Hearing Systems

The Hearing Systems group has got two new visiting PhD students: Rachel Bou Serhal from Université de Quebec, Montréal in Canada and Arturo Moncada-Torres from KU Leuven...

Electrotechnology Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Physiological modelling
2014
16 DEC

Quantum mechanical shortcut to new medicine

The dream of being able to predict whether medicine works and its potential side effects—even before you start producing the drug—lives again. This is the potential for...

Quantum theory and atomic physics Medical equipment and systems
20 OCT

The Playware Film "With Robots in Mind" to be featured on DR2

The Playware Film "With Robots in Mind" featuring Professor Henrik Hautop Lund of DTU's Center for Playware to be shown this week on DR2

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems
24 SEP

On guest visit in York with eye-tracking facilities

As part of the European Marie Curie Initial Training Network ‘INSPIRE’, Dorothea Wendt from the Hearing Systems Group spent a week in September as a guest researcher at...

Electrotechnology Medical equipment and systems IT systems
25 JUN

Topping out ceremony for new laboratories

The architects, the contractors, the Director of DTU and the Head of Campus Service, the CEO, the construction workers as well as the researchers from the Hearing Systems...

Construction and mechanics Electrotechnology Sound Medical equipment and systems
24 JUN

Researchers mapping your route from illness to illness

Researchers from Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and the University of Copenhagen (KU) have followed six million Danes for 15 years through patient and disease registers...

Data analysis Biological systems Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Enzymes and proteins
19 JUN

Visiting student from MIT

As part of the Erasmus Mundus fellowship program Golbarg Mehraei, PhD student from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, will be joining the Hearing Systems’ research...

Medical equipment and systems Hearing aids Electrotechnology
18 JUN

Playware Keynote at World Conference on Gerontechnology

Professor Henrik Hautop Lund will give the keynote talk “Playful Rehabilitation with Playware for Older Adults” at the 9 th World Conference on Gerontechnology (ISG 2014...

Robot technology and automation Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
14 MAY

Collaboration strengthens hearing research

In March, Professor Torsten Dau received Brinch’s honorary award for his hearing research at the highest international level. His is currently engaged in giving DTU’s research...

Hearing aids Medical equipment and systems
11 APR

Researchers to find new paths into the brain

Researchers are searching for new ways to ‘smuggle’ medicine past the brain’s efficient defences. A new multidisciplinary research partnership involving DTU Nanotech...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Medical equipment and systems
13 MAR

Honorary award presented to Professor Torsten Dau

On Friday March 7 Professor Torsten Dau from Hearing Systems was celebrated at an award ceremony at DTU. Manufacturer Ulrik Brinch and his wife Marie Brinch’s honorary...

Electrotechnology Hearing aids Medical equipment and systems
13 JAN

Guest visit from UC Berkeley

In December, the Hearing Systems Group had Frederic Theunissen (Head of the Auditory Science Lab at UC Berkeley, USA) as a guest for one week.

Medical equipment and systems
2013
17 DEC

Playware Project Wins 1st Prize at Tanzanian ICT Summit

The Center for Playware project on modular playware tiles for rehabilitation in sub-Saharan Africa has won the 1 st  Prize at the Tanzanian ICT Summit in Dar Es-Salaam...

Medical equipment and systems Medicine and medico technology
11 DEC

Video of Playware at Science and Cocktails in Christiania

Professor Henrik Hautop Lund from the Center for Playware gave an entertaining talk at Byens Lys in Christiania as part of the Science and Cocktails concept.  The topic...

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems
09 DEC

Hearing Systems represents DTU in Euro Tech video

In unique cooperation with industry, Hearing Systems is featured in a film produced for Euro Tech, the European Universities Alliance, facilitating cooperation between...

Hearing aids Medical equipment and systems
22 NOV

David J. Christensen, Assistant Professor at the Center for Playware receives...

DTU - Center for Playware’s work on of the interactive Fable modular robotic system for playful science and engineering education of children and young adults has received...

Medical equipment and systems Medicine and medico technology
04 NOV

The Center for Playware on DR.DK - Welfare Technology through Play and the Gentofte...

Professor Henrik Hautop Lund from DTU's Center for Playware and the Director of "Children and Prevention" at Gentofte Municipality, Torben H.D. Petersen, talk about the...

Medical equipment and systems Medicine and medico technology
09 OCT

10 years with CAHR - A real fairy tale

” CAHR is a story or maybe more correctly a fairy tale so wonderful that not even Hans Christian Andersen could have made it,” Head of Elektro Department Kristian Stubkjær...

Hearing aids Sound Electrotechnology Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Information technology
13 SEP

Playware i DTU Avisen

Playware and rehabilitation technology in DTU Avisen Playware og velfærdsteknologi i DTU Avisen

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems
19 AUG

Fast Company on Playware

Fast Company on Playware - These Musical Cubes Remix the Way We Play With One Another

Medical equipment and systems
01 JUL

Center for Playware at Roskilde Festival 2013

Volbeat, Efterklang, etc. play with Center for Playware at Roskilde Festival 2013

Medical equipment and systems Robot technology and automation
24 JUN

The Center for Playware at the People's Public Meeting on Bornholm

The Center for Playware at the People's Public meeting in Bornholm Center for Playware på Folkemødet på Bornholm

Medical equipment and systems
07 JUN

Hearing Technology options

The scene was set for an interesting debate among professionals in all parts of the hearing area when the ATV Group Electrical- and IT (Danish Academy of Technical Sciences...

Hearing aids Medical equipment and systems
04 JUN

Elderly improve functional abilities significantly through play with Playware...

Elderly improve functional abilities significantly through play with Playware technology Ældre forbedrer funktionsevner signifikant gennem leg med playware-teknologi...

Medical equipment and systems