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Welcome to the Department of Photonics Engineering – A dynamic department with a wide range of research within the field of light.


The department also offers a variety of exciting educations. These include a BSc in Network Technology & IT, a MSc in Photonics Engineering and a MSc in Telecommunication.





In the media

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IRMMW-THz 2016

IRMMW-THz 2016 

The 41st international conference on infrared, millimeter and terahertz waves will take place in Copenhagen on September 25th-30th.


Submit your abstract via the link below.  



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DTU Open House, March 3rd 2016

OpticsCamp '16


Join us at our summer camp this July and get some inspiration for your future. You can read more about the educational and social events you will expereince during the 5 days.





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Bridging the gap

Project 'Bridging the Gap'


Bridging the Gap (BtG) is a 2-year project funded by The Danish Industry Foundation. The goal of Bridging the Gap has been to create a new innovation model which will increase the rate at which Danish universities can spinout new technology ventures.


Learn more here

A film about our work (3:31)

We make the future a little brighter