Chemistry is about understanding the world around us, from the smallest elementary particles to the entire universe. Why do substances react the way they do? How can we design a material, atom by atom? We can use our knowledge to develop eco-friendly technologies, better medicines, and stronger materials.

Research subjects

Analytic and theoretical chemistry Electrochemistry Catalysis Organic chemistry Chemical engineering Inorganic chemistry

Departments and Centres

DTU Chemistry

DTU Chemistry is a dynamic Department with a wide array of opportunities. The research is divided into two research areas each with underlying research groups.

DTU Energy

At the Department of Energy Conversion and Storage we work on sustainable energy technologies. In the energy system of the future a large part of the energy will be supplied by fluctuating sources such as solar and wind power. This makes it critically important to be able to convert and...