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2021
Photo: CATEC, Fundación Andaluza para el Desarollo Aeroespacial
14 JAN

EU project to develop new experts in flying robots

Under the auspices of a major new EU project, 15 young researchers are to be trained to develop drones for small flying robots that can maintain wind turbines, bridges...

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
2020
Drone about to fly through a small crew hole during the go-no-go test. (Photo: Evangelos Boukas)
15 DEC

Drones for safety inspection of ships pass test

The drones to be used for safety inspections of ships in the future passed the first ‘go-no-go test’ with flying colours. The next step will involve further...

Robot technology and automation Transport safety
Foto: Mikal Schlosser
09 DEC

Robots are getting better at handling unforeseen situations

In future, the agricultural sector will use collaborating robots to remove organic weeds and get the harvest done.

Robot technology and automation
Foto: Bax Lindhardt
09 DEC

“The world is changing under our feet”

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential radically to change the way we live our lives. But the growing use of AI is also a cause for concern.

Robot technology and automation Information technology
Silvia Tolu (Photo: private photo)
24 NOV

Researcher in Neuro-robotics receives AEG Elektron Jr. Award

Assistant Professor Silvia Tolu from DTU Electrical Engineering was recently awarded with this year's AEG Elektron Junior Award.

Robot technology and automation
DTU RoboCup 2020 was won by Frederik Rønn Siiger and Emil Pfeiffer Kristensen with the robot 'Team Technic'. (Photo: Mikal Schlosser)
13 AUG

High school students win DTU RoboCup

Two students from H.C. Ørsted Gymnasiet have won this year's DTU RoboCup that focuses on the development of robots.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
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
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
Foto: Vestergaard Company
02 MAR

Automation will increase flight safety

PhD researcher will contribute to automating aircraft deicers in the coming years. Security is top priority.

Robot technology and automation
MBZIRC-teamet fra DTU Elektro (Foto: DTU)
26 FEB

DTU got 2nd and 3rd prize at international robotics competition

At the large international MBZIRC robot competition, DTU received a silver and bronze medal respectively in two of the competition's challenges.

Robot technology and automation
ASTA (Foto: DTU CAS)
24 FEB

Unique Test Arena in a special framework

Autonomous Systems Test Arena erected and inflated at DTU.

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
(Photo: Vestergaard/Martin Fjord)
16 JAN

Automation will increase flight safety

Young researcher will contribute to automating aircraft de-icers in the coming years. Security is top priority. 

Robot technology and automation
2019
Assistant professor Silvia Tolu, DTU Electrical Engineering, Automation and Control group (Photo: DTU)
14 NOV

Grant for safe human-robot interactions

DTU Electrical Engineering and DTU Environment received grants from the foundation Direktør Dr. Techn. A.N. Neergaards og Hustrus Fond on 13 November 2019.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation
(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
(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

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