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Professor Ole Bang. Photo: Jesper Scheel.
20 APR

Laser researcher to build mini synchrotron facility

Synchrotron facilities such as Max IV in Lund are large and expensive, and there are only a few of them. Professor Ole Bang wants to build a unique facility that is small...

Lasers
Rasmus Hvidberg—MSc student at DTU Fotonik—analyses speckle patterns on the surface of ice to calculate when the ice begins to melt. Photo: Jesper Scheel.
08 MAR

Student project may improve Great Belt ice warnings

Student has found a new method that can determine—using laser technology—when ice on the Great Belt Bridge melts. The result can contribute to reducing the...

Physics Lasers Sensors
Using infrared spectroscopy, invisible pollutant gases can be identified and quantified. In this image, regions of high methane concentration are indicated in red.
01 MAR

5 million Euro for photonic air pollution monitoring

The TRIAGE project, which starts in March 2021, will receive 5 million Euro (approx. DKK 37 million) in funding from the EU Horizon 2020 programme. The grant...

Air pollution Sensors Lasers
Foto Bax Lindhardt
25 JAN

Laser light can reveal condition of ship paint

With infrared laser light, researchers from DTU Fotonik can produce detailed 3D images of ship paint, so that the paints can become more durable and environmentally friendly...

Lasers Optics Ships and offshore constructions
2020
Figure by Yi Zheng: A chip-based frequency comb where each tooth in the comb forms its own infrared color on which data signals can be sent.
07 DEC

Chip-based frequency combs to increase the Internet capacity

DTU is leading a new project aiming to develop a sustainable chip-based frequency comb, which is going to improve the capacity and energy efficiency of the internet.

Physics Lasers Optics
Chief physician and clinical associate professor at the Department of Dermatology at Bispebjerg Hospital Mette Mogensen (right) works with DTU Fotonik researcher Niels Møller Israelsen (center) to provide faster cancer diagnoses using imaging. Here, one of the Department of Dermatology's research nurses is being scanned.
22 OCT

The laser-researcher is there at the first cancer test

Collaboration between DTU Fotonik and the Department of Dermatology at Bispebjerg Hospital has led to health technology that can provide a faster skin cancer diagnosis

Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases Lasers
18 SEP

Ultraviolet lys kan mindske brug af antibiotika hos tandlægen

De bakteriedræbende egenskaber i ultraviolet lys kan udnyttes til at begrænse forbruget af antibiotika ved behandling af f.eks. inficerede rodkanaler.

Lasers Optics Medicine and medico technology
2019
Photonic crystal Fano laser
28 MAR

ERC grant to research new lasers and quantum devices

Professor Jesper Mørk at DTU Fotonik has just received an EUR 2.5 million ERC Advanced Grant to explore the physics and applications of a new class of photonic devices...

Physics Lasers Micro and nanotechnology
2018
Photo: Büro Jantzen
27 DEC

Advanced drones chasing defective solar cells

Monitoring of solar farms is difficult, time-consuming and imprecise. Often you do not find all defects, which can reduce the energy production.

Solar energy Energy production Robot technology and automation Lasers
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
25 JUN

Microscopic laser attracting attention

A tiny new laser is revealing surprising unforeseen properties.

Lasers Micro and nanotechnology Data analysis

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