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2019
22 JUL

Better tools, better cancer immunotherapy

Researchers from DTU have developed an important new tool towards producing therapies for cancer patients using the patient's own cells.

Cells Medicine and medico technology
16 JUL

Holiday homes with swimming pool can become more climate-friendly

A research project shows that CO2 emissions can be reduced significantly by controlling the heating of indoor pools in accordance with the production of wind energy.

Energy Energy storage Energy efficiency Energy systems
16 JUL

New study underlines sea level rise in the Arctic ocean

Sea levels in the Arctic oceans have risen an average of 2.2 millimeters per year over the last 22 years.This is the conclusion reached by a Danish-German research team...

Earth observation Satelittes Climate change
15 JUL

Researchers have created quantum sensor outside the laboratory

Researchers at DTU Physics have succeeded in building a small portable quantum technology measuring instrument which may be of great importance to the diagnosis of diseases...

Physics
12 JUL

Computers aid in quest for sustainability

Software developed in KT-Consortium contributes to improving the sustainability of products and processes in industry. Fossil raw materials substituted for waste gas...

Computer calculations Software and programming
10 JUL

DTU Wind Energy took first place in contest

DTU Wind Energy took two first places and one second place in the competition in The Netherlands.

Wind energy Energy
09 JUL

Important to Support Projects Financially

Evaluation of the EUDP support program shows how important it is to support green projects financially. DTU Wind Energy, for example, has been supported by EUDP for the...

Wind energy Energy
08 JUL

Together, we focus on digitalisation and strategy

A cross cutting activity at DTU Wind Energy looks into making a common digitalisation strategy

Wind energy Energy
05 JUL

Two new professors continue protein research

Pernille Harris and Günther H. J. Peters are appointed professors at DTU Chemistry.They will both continue the research into the properties of proteins, which is an important...

Chemistry
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
02 JUL

Roskilde Festival sustainability lab for students

For the tenth time, a group of DTU students used Roskilde Festival as an outdoor laboratory for testing new technologies that can make the festival more sustainable and...

Electricity supply Energy efficiency Wind energy Innovation and product development Entrepreneurship Waste management Building design
02 JUL

DTU Compute part of new Danish Hub for Cybersecurity

DTU Compute is part of the new Danish Hub for Cybersecurity granted by The Danish Industry Foundation.

Systems and data security Information technology
02 JUL

Fortified foods can alleviate vitamin D deficiency in Denmark

Foods fortified with vitamin D have proved to be effective in avoiding vitamin D deficiency among Danish and Pakistani women during winter, according to a study from...

Food, fish and agriculture Nutrition and dietary habits Health-promoting compounds Health and diseases
01 JUL

Research and development of new technologies take time

Head of Department at DTU Wind Energy Peter Hauge Madsen has some good advice for the politicians when efforts and research funds at the climate area are to be prioritized...

Energy Wind energy
28 JUN

PhD Summer School is a major success

This week, 17 people from several different countries have participated in this year’s PhD Summer School on Remote Sensing for Wind Energy at DTU Risø Campus.

Wind energy Energy
27 JUN

New European Wind Atlas finalized

During the last four years, researchers from all over Europe have been working on creating a New European Wind Atlas. The results are being presented in Brussels today...

Wind energy Energy
27 JUN

DTU Health Tech – open for collaboration

As a relatively new department at DTU, the Department of Health Technology has an ambition to create and strengthen collaboration with stakeholders from academia, industry...

Medicine and medico technology Health and diseases
24 JUN

Tomorrow’s power grid should be intelligent

A new Danish-Indian project will enable the power grid to sense and compensate for loss of electricity and fluctuating input from renewable energy sources.

Energy systems Solar energy
21 JUN

Climate change can alter Greenland drastically

If climate change continues unabated, all the ice in Greenland may melt away in the course of just a thousand years and will lead to significant changes in the environment...

Climate change Ice research Earth observation
21 JUN

International research teams will develop better crops

The Novo Nordisk Foundation grants USD 30 million to an international research consortium which will uncover how bacteria can be exploited to create better crops.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Bacteria and microorganisms Food, fish and agriculture Food quality Food production Health-promoting compounds Environment and pollution Climate adaption Ecosystems
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 Global Over...

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

Caffeic acid can slow down oxidation of fish oil in foods

New knowledge from the National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, can make it easier to add fish oil to fatty foods without them quickly going rancid...

Food, fish and agriculture Food production Food technology
17 JUN

Safer drinking water can improve health for millions of people

Hazardous substances in water resources, either occurring naturally or coming from industrial pollution, have reached alarming levels in recent years. Researchers at...

Sensors Biotechnology and biochemistry Water supply Health and diseases Environment and pollution
17 JUN

Moto Tiles win the SilverEco and Ageing Well International Award in Tokyo

Moto Tiles from our Center for Playware, DTU Electrical Engineering, won the SilverEco and Ageing Well International Awards at the event held at Global Business Hub...

Electrotechnology Medicine and medico technology Electronics Robot technology and automation Medical equipment and systems
17 JUN

New professors at DTU Energy

Anne Hauch and Johan Hjelm have been appointed professors in Electrochemical Materials and Interfaces at DTU Energy.

Energy Energy storage Fuel cells Materials
17 JUN

The mystery of the weeping walls

Magnesium-oxide boards, or MgO boards, were used in construction from 2010-2015 as windbreak panels until it turned out that the boards had a frightening ability to absorb...

Construction and mechanics Construction materials
14 JUN

Denmark should focus on converting straw to biofuel

New calculations from DTU indicate that there are both economic and environmental benefits from exploiting straw for biofuel for heavy transport instead of for district...

Energy Chemistry
14 JUN

Denmark to name planet discovered by DTU researcher

Citizens of Denmark are invited to make suggestions for the names of an exoplanet and star discovered in 2008 some 1,000 light years from Earth.

The Solar system Astrophysics
14 JUN

Women need to have more self-belief

Sara Shafiee is a postdoc at DTU Mechanical Engineering and holds an industrial PhD. She has now been appointed as an ambassador for the InnoWomen project, which aims...

Production and management
11 JUN

In 2020, we celebrate H.C. Ørsted’s discovery of electromagnetism

Next year is the 200th anniversary of one of history’s major scientific discoveries. To celebrate, universities, institutions, companies, businesses, and organizations...

11 JUN

CIGRE Symposium 2019

At the symposium, Juan-Andrés Pérez-Rúa won a poster award.

Wind energy Energy
07 JUN

Guest Lecture - Filippo Capolino

On Friday 07.06.2019, Prof. Filippo Capolino (University of California, Irvine, USA) visited our Electromagnetic Systems Group and gave an interesting guest lecture entitled...

Electrotechnology
07 JUN

Guest Lecture - Uwe Bandelow

On Friday 07.06.2019, Dr. Uwe Bandelow (Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics, Berlin, Germany) visited our Electromagnetic Systems Group and gave...

Electrotechnology
07 JUN

DTU Space appoints head of new Geo-division

Michael Schultz Rasmussen has been appointed Head of Division for the new Space Geodesy Division at DTU Space. He comes from a position as manager at COWI A/S.

Earth observation Satelittes Climate change Mapping and surveying Earth sciences
07 JUN

Recommendations for catalysis research in electrolysis

Two leading Danish catalysis researchers have prepared a comment for the distinguished scientific journal Nature Energy with three clear recommendations for their colleagues...

Catalysis Electrochemistry Energy storage Fossil fuels Energy production
07 JUN

Powertech 2019

DTU Wind Energy will be participating at the Powertech 2019 Conference I Milano at the end of this month.

Wind energy Energy
06 JUN

PhD-defence by Piotr Kaminski

On Thursday 6 June, PhD student Piotr Kaminski from DTU Electrical Engineering succesfully defended his PhD on Active Nanophotonic Antenna Arrays for Effective Light-Matter...

Electrotechnology Antennas
06 JUN

New Book tells the story of DTU Wind Energy

DTU launches a new book that tells the story of the department and 40 years of research and development of wind energy.

Wind energy Energy
05 JUN

Better utilization of the seafood industry’s side-streams

A European research project headed by the National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, aims to develop technological solutions that can turn the seafood...

Food, fish and agriculture Food production Food technology
04 JUN

Artificial cooling of Arctic soil safeguards global genetic material

Artificial cooling and creative engineering solutions are key to taking good care of the backup copies of the world’s plant-based genetic material, which are stored in...

Geology
04 JUN

Danish-Norwegian cooperation on offshore wind

Collaboration between DTU Wind Energy and NTNU in Norway on sharing PhDs.

Wind energy Energy
04 JUN

DTU Industrial PhD makes a paradigm shift at ROCKWOOL

DTU Industrial PhD implemented a complete new product strategy and a framework for reducing product complexity at ROCKWOOL.

Production and management
04 JUN

Find the jewels in your bio-waste

Researchers at the Process and Systems Engineering Centre (PROSYS) at DTU Chemical Engineering are changing the mindset in the biomass, food, and bio-manufacturing industries...

Chemical engineering Analytic and theoretical chemistry
03 JUN

From Senior Researcher to Professor

Mathias Stolpe arrived at DTU Risø in 2011. In 2015, he was appointed Professor MSO and in 2019, he was appointed Professor.

Wind energy Energy
29 MAY

Associate professor Thomas Bolander receives H.C. Ørsted Medaljen

The prestigious H.C. Ørsted Medalje is awarded to associate professor Thomas Bolander from DTU Compute for his excellent ability to disseminate research.

29 MAY

Release of HAWC2 version 12.7

Today, DTU Wind Energy launches the latest version of the software, HAWC2 version 12.7.

Wind energy Energy
29 MAY

DTU Professor Appointed Mission Innovation Champion

Mission Innovation – a global initiative bringing together 24 countries and the EU to accelerate the development of clean energy technology – has recognized 19 exceptional...

Energy Climate change Materials
28 MAY

DTU equipment on board NASA’s next big mission to Mars

NASA will soon launch its Mars 2020 mission to the red planet with DTU equipment on board. Already now NASA is offering people across the planet a boarding pass for the...

Space research Space technology and instruments The Solar system
28 MAY

Exploring the Quantum Mechanics of Life

Capture, transport, and release of oxygen in the body is managed by one single molecular system. This is possible thanks to a delicate mechanism allowing fast and reversible...

27 MAY

Parasites hinder organic trout production

Optimum water conditions, hiding places for fish, and the prevention and reduction of parasites and bacteria to secure organic trout fry.

Food, fish and agriculture Food production Aquaculture
27 MAY

Dietary advice depends on gut bacteria and genetics

Dietary advice should be more personal and based on knowledge of the composition of the individual's intestinal bacteria, says newly appointed DTU professor Susanne Brix...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Bacteria and microorganisms Genes and genomes Food, fish and agriculture Nutrition and dietary habits
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
27 MAY

Bio4Self wins another international award

The group behind the H2020-project Bio4Self won the Techtextil Innovation Award fair in Germany.

Wind energy Energy
27 MAY

Fungal batteries will store alternative energy

Researchers from DTU and Aalborg University receive donation from Novo Nordisk Foundation for the development of biodegradable batteries.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Biological systems Energy storage Electricity supply Solar energy Wind energy Electrochemistry Climate adaption
27 MAY

Well-documented path from farm to fork

A new project will develop technologies and methods that can both document a food product’s path from farm to fork and help prevent plagiarism. The National Food Institute...

Food, fish and agriculture Food safety Food production
24 MAY

Nanotechnologies are best developed in collaboration

It is in the meeting between people that new realizations arise, new networks are established and failed projects can be avoided. Really that is the essence. 

Nanoparticles
24 MAY

Join the workshop 'Flexibility is the cornerstone of the future energy system...

Danish Intelligent Energy Alliance ( iEnergi ) will host a workshop focusing on the importance of flexibility in the future energy system. The workshop is part of a joint...

$name Electrotechnology Energy
24 MAY

Two new test stands are ready for wind turbines in Østerild

The expansion of Test Centre Østerild has now reached the point when it is possible for the manufacturers to start casting the foundations on the two new test stands. 

Wind energy Energy
24 MAY

Organic mussels ready to be served on the Danes’ dinner tables

A longer harvest season, stable production and collaboration with the retail sector are to increase the Danes’ appetite for farmed mussels, which are being exported today...

Food, fish and agriculture Fish and shellfish Food production
23 MAY

Organic and delicious, but unknown in Denmark

Organic common mussels are easy to grow on ropes in Denmark. Nevertheless, few find their way to Danish consumers.

Food, fish and agriculture Fish and shellfish Food production
Illustration: Jakob Kibsgaard
23 MAY

Need for rigorous procedures within electrochemical production of ammonia

Many experimental studies of electrochemical synthesis of ammonia are flawed—a new study in Nature highlights the need for rigorous protocols moving forward

Electrochemistry
22 MAY

EnergyLab Nordhavn wins Danish design award

EnergyLab Nordhavn received the Danish Design Award 2019 in the Visionary Concepts category.

Energy systems
20 MAY

EOForChina research presented at ESA's Living Planet Symposium

Liguang Jiang presented EOForChina research results at the 2019 Living Planet Symposium in Milan, Italy, May 13-17, 2019

Mapping and surveying Climate change
20 MAY

Urban planning in the Arctic – how to plan for the extreme?

PhD student Jennifer Fiebig researches in urban planning in the Arctic by examining snowdrift – through fieldwork and with substitute materials in the laboratory. The goal...

Building design Building construction Construction materials Polar research Climate adaption
20 MAY

Human impact on indoor climate is being mapped

Advanced climate chamber measurements provide new knowledge about human emissions and impact on indoor climate in buildings.

Indoor climate Ecosystems Air pollution CO2 separation and CO2 storage Environment and pollution Construction and mechanics
16 MAY

Cancer cell genomes identified using new technology

Two cancer cells from the same tumour may have totally different DNA profiles. A new technique to identify them may lead to better treatments.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Cells Genes and genomes Medicine and medico technology
16 MAY

Research oriented on liquids by Qian Huang

16 MAY

Playware wins at the Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards

Professor Henrik Hautop Lund and our Center for Playware won Innovation of the year for the Moto Tiles for eldercare and its novel automatic generation of personalized...

Electrotechnology
15 MAY

A substantial benefit from replacing steak with fish

The average Dane will gain a health benefit from substituting part of the red and processed meat in their diet with fish, according to calculations from the National...

Food, fish and agriculture Nutrition and dietary habits Health and diseases
14 MAY

PhD defence by Yunfeng Dong

On Wednesday 8 May 2019, PhD student Yunfeng Dong from Electromagnetic Systems Group succesfully defended his PhD on Strategies for Hybrid Integration and Packaging at...

Electrotechnology
14 MAY

EnergyLab Nordhavn and KIRT x THOMSEN awarded at the Danish Design Award 2019...

On Monday 13 May EnergyLab Nordhavn together with KIRT x THOMSEN won the Danish Design Award 2019 for the visualizations of the energy solutions in the project EnergyLab...

14 MAY

Laser trucks help maintain roads

Pavement engineering company, Dynatest , has developed a truck in partnership with DTU which analyses the state of the road using laser technology.

Lasers Construction and mechanics Information technology Mathematics Transport and logistics
13 MAY

New H2020-project will strengthen GEOSS

Launch of the new H2020 project e-shape for strengthening the benefits for Europe of the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) - establishing 'EuroGEOSS...

Wind energy Energy
10 MAY

Scientists examine molecule behind the metabolism of cancer cells

Postdoc Rune Busk Damgaard receives a grant of 10 mill DKK for his research on signaling molecules that can regulate the metabolism of cancer cells.   

Biotechnology and biochemistry Enzymes and proteins Cells
10 MAY

EUR 12 million for independent research

Independent Research Fund Denmark has granted a total of EUR 12 million to 24 DTU projects.

08 MAY

Disconnected power cable to Bornholm offers unique test option

The island of Bornholm is on its own these days in terms of electricity supply, as the submarine cable to Sweden’s power grid has been disconnected. This is an interesting...

Electricity supply Energy production Energy systems
07 MAY

A novel concept for bio-fuel production

Catalytic hydro-pyrolysis is a strong candidate for conversion of biomass into liquid fuels for vehicles and airplanes. The technology can be viewed as part of the solution...

Energy storage Bioenergy
07 MAY

New technology behind the world’s smallest power converter

Five young DTU researchers have developed a new technology for producing a power converter which is shaped like a small cube measuring only a couple of millimetres on each...

Electrotechnology Electronics
07 MAY

Lifecycle analyses of climate protection measures

In future, it will be possible to assess the environmental impact of different types of climate protection solutions in urban areas.

Climate adaption
06 MAY

Come to an Open Day at the National Food Institute

The National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, is celebrating its 60th anniversary by inviting cooperation partners to an Open Day on 11 June 2019 where...

Food, fish and agriculture Food safety
06 MAY

Strong facilities are the core to innovation

From Reuters top 100 it appears that despite political unease across the continent, the top ranks of Europe’s Most Innovative Universities remain remarkably steady.

Wind energy Energy
03 MAY

Research is important for maintaining Denmark’s position in the ingredients market

The Danish government has invested in initiatives—including more research—aimed at expanding the country’s position of strength in the global ingredients market. The...

Food, fish and agriculture Food technology Food production
02 MAY

Record in the establishment of wind turbines

2018 became a record year for the establishment of wind turbines in Europe. That many wind turbines have never been established in Europe in one year, new figures from...

Energy Wind energy
01 MAY

CO2 as a valuable byproduct from biogas

Upgrading of biogas into methane mainly implies removal of CO 2 from the biogas. A project at DTU Chemical Engineering strives to make use of this CO 2 .

Bioenergy Energy efficiency CO2 separation and CO2 storage
01 MAY

Digitization to prepare electricity grid for green transition

Over the next four years, four Danish universities—headed by DTU—will conduct research into how increased digitization of the electricity grid and energy supply may promote...

Electricity supply Energy systems
01 MAY

PhD interview: New technology produces fuels with low carbon footprint

The PhD students at DTU Chemical Engineering are always working on something new and exciting. In this interview, you can read about Magnus Zingler Stummann’s project...

01 MAY

Providing Access to VR Through a Wheelchair

Providing Access to VR Through a Wheelchair John Paulin Hansen, Astrid Kofod Trudslev, Sara Amdi Harild, Alexandre Alapetite, Katsumi Minakata CHI '19: ACM CHI Conference...

Medical equipment and systems Medicine and medico technology Mobility Hardware and components
30 APR

Methods to minimize risks in the tech industry

DTU researchers are coming up with new ideas on how the top executives of technology businesses should develop strategies in an increasingly unpredictable world.

Production and management
29 APR

Teaching resource from DTU Wind Energy reaches 1 million users

Students from all over Denmark have been using the website virtuelgalathea3.dk . The website is built on the ground of results from the well-known Galathea 3 expedition...

Wind energy Energy
29 APR

New invention may extend the life of bridges

A new anchoring system for carbon fibre reinforcement which is five times stronger than steel reinforcement will be able to extend the service life and carrying capacity...

Bridge constructions Building construction Ships and offshore constructions
29 APR

EnergyLab Nordhavn nominated for Danish Design Award 2019

The EnergyLab Nordhavn project lead by Center for Electric Power and Energy, DTU Elektro has been nominated for the Danish Design Award 2019 in the category 'visionary...

Electrotechnology Energy
26 APR

New North Sea wind adventure could make Denmark a green leader

A new development project involving several Danish businesses aims to deliver the right technologies and services for the energy supply of the future via offshore wind...

Energy Energy storage Wind energy Energy systems Electricity supply
25 APR

Breakthrough on the electron transport of molecules and macroscopic systems

DTU Chemistry is part of research team who has discovered a system that improves our understanding of a central element in nanoscience, namely how electron transport proceeds...

Chemistry
25 APR

DTU researcher honoured by the Danish Society of Engineers

Professor Jens Kehlet Nørskov is the third prominent technical-natural scientist to be awarded an honorary plaque by the Danish Society of Engineers (IDA) in Copenhagen...

Physics
25 APR

Research communicator of the year

Professor Kirsten Halsnæs will be awarded the Research Communication Award 2019 for her willingness and ability to communicate her knowledge about the climate and the economy...

Environment and pollution
25 APR

From the US to Denmark

For Katherine Dykes, the position as new Head of Section for Loads and Control at DTU Wind Energy meant that she had to move from USA to Denmark. Even though it sounds...

Wind energy Energy
25 APR

“Dialogue is what makes all the difference in the world”

With her distinctive voice and the ability to communicate clearly and comprehensibly, Professor at DTU Management Kirsten Halsnæs has for several decades influenced the...

Environment and pollution