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2020
Picture from DTU RoboCup 2019 (Photo: Joachim Rode)
05 AUG

H.C. Ørsted's discovery of electromagnetism characterizes this year's DTU RoboCup

The DTU RoboCup competition offers a new obstacle that includes the interaction between magnets and electricity that Ørsted discovered. In addition, the participating...

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
Ev charging (Photo: Colourbox)
07 JUL

New invention may ensure more efficient renewable energy storage

A just completed research project has developed a new and much more efficient way of converting energy from wind power and solar cells to—for example—battery...

Energy storage Electrotechnology Electronics Energy Electrochemistry
Kræn Vodder Busk på vej til test på et containerskib (Photo: MAN Diesel & Turbo)
25 JUN

New international award for research on black smoke from ships

A research collaboration between DTU Electrical Engineering and MAN Energy Solutions on limiting ships' emission of black smoke and NOx has received a new international...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology Air pollution Environment and pollution
Cows in the fiels (Photo: Kasper Nymann/Colourbox)
05 MAY

Autonomous systems to weed out organic weeds

Leading researchers in robotics will develop an autonomous robot to be trained using artificial intelligence to find and eradicate weeds in organic fields.

Robot technology and automation Food, fish and agriculture
Lorena Ximena in front of the new Autonomous Systems Test Arena (ASTA).
20 APR

First autonomous systems graduate

DTU now has its first graduate from the MSc programme in Autonomous Systems, and her initial experience is that her qualifications fully match industry requirements. ...

Robot technology and automation
(Photo: 02Matic)
30 MAR

Oxygen robot used in treatment of coronavirus

High demand for Danish O2matic robot ensuring correct amount of oxygen for patients with respiratory problems. DTU contributes to developing a new version of the robot...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology Medical equipment and systems
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
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
Credit: Mikal Schlosser
08 OCT

Q&A: Next generation of robots get situation awareness

Robots that can read their surroundings and adapt their actions thereafter are currently being developed, says Professor Ole Ravn.

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
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