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2019
27 MAY

Extremely compact reactor has potential to reduce global CO2 emissions significantly

New paper in Science suggests that as much as one percent of global CO2 emissions can be saved if electrified, and significantly more compact, technology is applied across...

Organic chemistry Energy efficiency
2018
01 NOV

Increasing biogas yield from manure

A new method makes agricultural manure far more suitable as a raw material for biogas.

Bacteria and microorganisms Organic chemistry Bioenergy Energy production
22 OCT

Increasing biogas yield from manure

A new method makes agricultural manure far more suitable as a raw material for biogas.

Bacteria and microorganisms Organic chemistry Bioenergy Energy production
08 JUN

Separating the pulp from the juice - A new concept for 3D printing

A research team at DTU Energy researches methods to use light and sound to identify, capture and sort different types of components in a liquid solution, and use the materials...

Energy Chemistry Organic chemistry
24 APR

DTU students get access to LEO Pharma’s ‘engine room’

Partnership between DTU Chemistry and LEO Pharma will give students the opportunity to experience how a global pharmaceutical company works with innovation and research...

Organic chemistry
28 FEB

DTU to boost research in microbial antibiotics

DTU is opening a new centre focusing on production of antibiotic substances by bacteria and fungi.

Bacteria and microorganisms Biological systems Biotechnology and biochemistry Chemistry Organic chemistry
2017
06 JUN

Health sciences also an engineering discipline

There is great potential in developing new technology that can address health challenges—and DTU aims to be part of the solution.

Biological systems Organic chemistry Medicine and medico technology
2016
13 JUL

Waste product becomes bio-plastic

Glycerol is a low-value byproduct from bio-diesel production. A new process patented by DTU Chemistry can convert glycerol into the monomer allyl alcohol which can be polymerized...

Chemistry Organic chemistry
01 FEB

CNT Science Meeting

The CNT Science Meeting will take place Friday March 4, 2016

Chemistry Organic chemistry
2015
10 JUL

Important Drug Discovery Tool

As alkaloids are known to exert a wide variety of pharmacological effects, they have long been of great interest for numerous drug discovery projects. In a modern variation...

Chemistry Organic chemistry
2014
29 APR

New Center is Raising the Bar

Audacity to go after the most intriguing scientific problems and the willingness to engage in original thought without losing sight of the stakeholders needs will be the...

Physics Analytic and theoretical chemistry Organic chemistry
03 FEB

DKK 16 million for new NMR facilities at DTU

The VILLUM FOUNDATION has just granted DKK 16 million for next-generation NMR research at DTU—a project including investments in NMR equipment for studies of organic...

Physics Organic chemistry Micro and nanotechnology
03 FEB

DKK 16 million for new NMR facilities at DTU

The VILLUM FOUNDATION has just granted DKK 16 million for next-generation NMR research at DTU - a project including investments in NMR equipment for studies of organic...

Physics Organic chemistry Micro and nanotechnology
16 JAN

New, inexpensive biomass conversion method

In today's world, we are dependent on oil, but scarce natural resources require us to find new resources to produce fuel, materials and medicine. However, Associate Professor...

Physics Organic chemistry Energy Climate change
2012
07 NOV

Michael Grätzel: "Nanostructured Photosystems of electricity and fuels from sunlight...

Michael Grätzel: "Nanostructured Photosystems for the generation of electricity and fuels from sunlight" Abstract Learning from the concepts used by green plants photosynthesis...

Environmental chemistry Climate change Micro and nanotechnology Nanoparticles Organic chemistry
2011
29 AUG

Ei-ichi Negishi: "Magical Power of d-Block Transition Metals"

Professor Ei-ichi Negishi, Purdue University, som i 2010 modtog Nobelprisen i kemi, fortæller om The Magical Powers of d-Block Transition Metals på DTU i Lyngby i anledning...

Organic chemistry Analytic and theoretical chemistry Physics