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2019
15 NOV

DTU Danish IT workplace of the year

In an annual image survey, the Danish news media Version2 has named DTU IT workplace of the year.

Information technology Hardware and components IT systems Software and programming Systems and data security
Foto: Bax Lindhardt
18 OCT

Young women exploring robots and programming

40 young women attended the IT camp at DTU during the mid-term holidays. The camp aimed to spark their curiosity regarding educational and job-related opportunities within...

Information technology IT systems Software and programming Hardware and components
Foto: Bjørn Lymann Jespersen
03 SEP

DKK 34 million for young researchers

Three young DTU researchers have each received one of the coveted European Research Council grants for independent basic research of EUR 1.5 million or just over DKK 11...

Enzymes and proteins Synthetic biology Fuel cells Energy storage Hardware and components
Photo: The Velux Foundations
28 JAN

Four DTU researchers chosen as Villum Young Investigators

Four young DTU researchers will each receive DKK 10 million for their research. This takes place at the annual appointment of Villum Young Investigators, at which VILLUM...

Aquaculture Hardware and components Telecommunication Building design Building construction Health and diseases Ecosystems
2018
Datacenter. Foto: Colourbox
26 OCT

DKK 100 million for faster, greener Internet

Internet traffic has risen a thousand-fold since 2000 and accounts for approximately 10 per cent of the world's electricity consumption, so there is a great need...

Electronics Energy efficiency Hardware and components IT systems Systems and data security Telecommunication Light sources
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
24 JAN

Eye movements can open doors

DTU students win prizes for developing new technology based on eye tracking via the mobile.

Software and programming Hardware and components Computer calculations
Photo: Bax Lindhart
19 JAN

Japanese robots appointed teaching assistants

Two 120-centimetre tall humanoid robots are to carry out teaching and research tasks at DTU and greet ministers on the red carpet.

Hardware and components
2017
Foto: Tariq Mikkel Khan/Danmarks Frie Forskningsfond
23 NOV

EUR 2.3 million to young researchers

Three researchers receive a total of EUR 2.3 million (DKK 17.4 million) from Independent Research Fund Denmark for research at DTU.

Semiconductors Solar energy Hardware and components Analytic and theoretical chemistry
Photo: Joachim Rode
10 NOV

Research award to professor in optical communication

Professor Leif Katsuo Oxenløwe has been presented with the Director Ib Henriksen Foundation’s Researcher Award 2017. He is being honoured for his research...

Information technology Hardware and components
Photo:CEKO Sensors
09 MAR

New optical sensors withstand harsh conditions

They are small, lightweight, and very precise, and contain no metal or electrical components. The new optical sensors may therefore play a key role in tomorrow's wind and...

Hardware and components
From left to right. Winners of Grand Solutions: Jørgen Arendt Jensen and Erik Vilain Thomsens; Innovator of the Year: Mads Bonde; Søren Pind, Minister for Higher Education and Scinece; Flemming Besenbacher, vice chariman at Innovation Fund Denmar; and Talents of the Year: Qi Hu, Carl Meusinger, and David Bue. Photo: Ditte Valente
27 FEB

Major prize for portable ultrasound

Innovation Fund Denmark awarded five new prizes at the EliteForsk conference on 23 February. Four current and former DTU researchers were among the recipients.

Electronics Wind energy Image analysis Hardware and components Software and programming Computer calculations Innovation and product development Entrepreneurship Medicine and medico technology
Photo: Rasmus Degnbol
16 JAN

DTU spin-out wins Danish Tech Challenge 2016

Bifrost Communications, headed by former DTU employee Jesper Bevensee Jensen, won this year's first prize of DKK 500,000 (EUR 67,000) in the entrepreneurship competition...

Hardware and components Telecommunication
2016
Professor Hao Hu from DTU received the prestigious Horizon 2020 Prize for breaking the optical transmission barriers. He accepted the prize Wednesday Nov 9th in Rome. Photo: Yildiz Arslan
11 NOV

Prestigious EU prize for the world’s fastest data signal

DTU researchers have been awarded the prestigious Horizon prize of EUR 500,000 for a technology that allows optical data transmission with ultra-high capacity and presents...

Hardware and components IT systems
Photo: Bertel Henning Jensen
11 MAR

No need to lie still in the scanner of the future

Senior Researcher Oline Vinter Olesen is working on transforming a seven-year-old idea into a business, backed by DTU, Harvard, and Rigshospitalet.

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Hardware and components Image analysis
Photo: CEKO Sensors
27 JAN

New sensor detects faults before they happen

A completely new optical and highly sensitive sensor that can withstand extreme environments.

Wind energy Optics Hardware and components Fossil fuels Sensors Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development
2015
26 NOV

Detailed wind knowledge

DTU Wind Energy has worked for such a long time with large calculations of wind movements that the department is now on its fifth supercomputer—called ‘Jess...

Computer calculations Hardware and components Data analysis Wind energy
26 NOV

Denmark’s biggest computer specially designed for life science

It took thirteen years—from 1990 to 2003—and cost USD 3 billion to map the human genome. Today, using a small sample of human DNA—from a person living...

Computer calculations Data analysis Hardware and components Genes and genomes Bacteria and microorganisms
26 NOV

Supercomputers given optimal conditions

Passing Risø DTU Campus, one is immediately drawn to the impressive row of wind turbines. However, something equally impressive and significant is now beginning...

Computer calculations Data analysis Hardware and components Systems and data security
Photo: Iben Julie Schmidt
13 APR

People meet and companies arise

Things moved very quickly indeed when a group of young researchers with a couple of patents under their belts was paired with an experienced entrepreneur. Together, they...

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