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14 JUN

InnovationsFonden grants DKK14 mio for new project

InnovationsFonden was established as of 1 April 2014 by bringing together research, technology development and innovation grants from the Danish Council of Strategic Research...

Electrotechnology Energy Environment and pollution Medicine and medico technology Wind energy Construction and mechanics IT systems Innovation and product development
13 MAR

Open source fisheries management

A statistical model originally developed to allow fishermen to study the work done by researchers, has now become one of the most highly acclaimed tools for estimating...

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
Sars. Photo: Kjartan Mæstad, Havforskningsinstituttet
30 JAN

Join a Cruise Across the Atlantic - on film

A group of biologists from DTU Aqua crossed the Atlantic in May 2013 on the Norwegian research vessel G.O. Sars as part of a European project, EURO-BASIN. Master student...

Marine research Ecosystems Climate change
13 JAN

Impact of deep-sea fishery for Greenland halibut

New study: Impact of deep-sea fishery for Greenland halibut on non-commercial fish species off West Greenland

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks Fish and shellfish
2013
19 DEC

Pyrene toxicity on Arctic key copepod species

A new study, published in Ecotoxicology, shows lowered reproductive output, reduced grazing, and reduced ability to metabolize pyrene in the copepod Calanus hyberboreus...

Marine research Ecosystems Climate change
05 DEC

The Consequences of Balanced Harvesting of Fish Communities

New study uses size- and trait-based models to compare balanced harvesting with traditional selective fishing patterns

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
03 DEC

The mystery of Microsetella

Combination of sac- and broadcast-spawning in an Arctic fjord to achieve high abundance at low temperatures.

Marine research Ecosystems
19 SEP

Professor Hans-Jørgen Albrechtsen from DTU Environment is involved in ambitious...

Danmarks hidtil største udviklingsprojekt for drikkevandsforsyning skal støtte dansk eksport

Water supply Waste water and water discharge Health-promoting compounds
09 SEP

Coral reef discovered off Greenland

By sheer coincidence, Canadian researchers have discovered a reef of living cold-water corals in southern Greenland. PhD student Helle Jørgensbye from DTU Aqua has been...

Marine research Ecosystems
04 SEP

The Copenhagen School of trait-based approaches to marine ecology

The Centre for Ocean Life at DTU Aqua is enjoying considerable international success through applying the trait-based approach to marine research

Marine research Ecosystems
08 MAY

DTU Environment participaters in EU-project in Wastewater Epidemiology: SEWPROF

The purpose of the project is to develop a interdisciplinary and  intersectorial Research Capacity for the next genrerations of researchers, who works with Wastewater Epidemiology...

Waste water and water discharge Water supply Micro and nanotechnology
03 MAY

Invitation to PhD Defence with Ana Faria Tomas Friday 17th May at 1 p.m.

Section: Residual Resources Engineering. Topic: "Optimization of bioethanol production from carbohydrate rich wastes by extreme thermophilic microorganisms"

Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate change Ecosystems Bacteria and microorganisms Biological systems Bioenergy Energy efficiency
09 APR

DNA tests rewrite the history of Greenland cod

The fish in Greenland’s great cod boom in the 1960s did not come from Iceland, as previously thought. They were ‘made in Greenland’ .

Marine research Climate change Ecosystems
07 MAR

PhD Defence with Meric Batioglu Pazarbasi, Tuesday 5th March at 1 p.m.

Topic: "Small-scale spatial variability of phenoxy acid mineralization potentials in transition zones with a multidisciplinary approach

Waste water and water discharge Water supply Climate change Health-promoting compounds
Roach Photo J Brodersen
25 FEB

Fish migrate to escape predators

By individually tagging fish in a lake and following their movements, a research team led by DTU Aqua has shown that migration is a very effective defence against being...

Marine research Ecosystems
19 FEB

MSc defence by Joel Salzer, Monday 4th March 2013 at 2 pm

Topic: "Sorption capacity and governing parameters for transport of chlorinated solvents in chalk aquifers".

Environment and pollution
18 FEB

PhD Defence with Kamilla Marie Speht Hansen from: Urban Water Engineering

Topic: ”Strategies for chemically healthy public swimming pools”. Date: Friday 1st March 2013, at 1 p.m.

Waste water and water discharge Health-promoting compounds Food safety
13 FEB

PhD Defence with Davide Tonini from Residual Resources Engineering (RRE)

Topic: ”Environmental assessment of energy production from waste and biomass”. Date: Tuesday 26th February 2013, at 1 p.m.

Waste management CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate change Air pollution Bioenergy Energy efficiency
13 FEB

PhD defence with Cecilie Rendal from Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology...

Topic: "The effect of pH on the bioconcentration and toxicity of weak organic electrolytes". Date: Tuesday 19th February 2013, at 3 p.m. 

Environment and pollution Ecosystems Biological systems Bacteria and microorganisms
2012
13 NOV

Looking into the future

European and American scientists are meeting in Barcelona, Spain this month to launch a new European initiative for climate service observations and modelling. DTU Aqua...

Marine research Climate change Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
06 NOV

Danish database keeps track of European fish stocks

It is never easy to have to count all the fish in the sea. However, biologists and administrators all over Europe will soon receive a helping hand from a new shared database...

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
08 OCT

PhD Defense with Qianqian Zhou, Monday 22nd October at 1 p.m.

Topic: Urban drainage design and climate change adaptation decision making

Climate change Waste water and water discharge
28 SEP

Professor Hans-Jørgen Albrechtsen from DTU Environment received the prestigious...

Today, the Grundfos Prize 2012 of 1 million Danish kroner was awarded to Professor Hans-Jørgen Albrechtsen from the Technical University of Denmark. The ceremony was held...

Environment and pollution
27 SEP

PhD Defense: Erkin Gözdereliler, Thursday 20th September 2012, at 1 p.m.

Topic: ”Groundwater bacteria: diversity, activity and physiology of pesticide degradation at low concentrations”

Environment and pollution
27 SEP

PhD Defense: Maria Roldin, Wednesday 3rd October 2012, at 1 p.m.

Topic: ”Distributed models coupling soakaways, urban drainage and groundwater”

Environment and pollution
03 SEP

PhD Defense: Yifeng Zhang, Friday 28th September at 1 p.m.

Topic: ”Energy recovery from waste streams with microbial fuel cell (MFC)-based technologies”

Environment and pollution
28 AUG

MSc Defense: Svend Bruun Hansen Thursday 30/8 at 2 Pm

Topic: "Development of a Resource Quality Index (RQI) for waste management systems"

Environment and pollution
28 AUG

MSc Defense: Alberto Maresca, Thursday 30/8 at 12:30 Pm

Topic: "Metal recovery from waste incineration bottom ashes"

Environment and pollution
22 AUG

MSc. Defence with Oliver Pagel Friday 24/8 at 9:00

Topic: Chemical oxidation solutions for refractory COD in industrial wastewater

Environment and pollution
16 AUG

Recovering Baltic cod is lacking food

The eastern Baltic cod stock has recently started to recover, after two decades of severe depletion, however with unexpected side-effects.

Marine research Ecosystems Fisheries and fish stocks
06 AUG

PhD Defense: Maria C. Loinaz, 29th of August at 1 pm.

PhD Defense: ”Integrated ecohydrological modeling at the catchment scale”

Environment and pollution
06 AUG

PhD Defense: Heidi Birch, 30th of August at 1 pm.

PhD Defense: ”Monitoring of priority pollutants in dynamic stormwater discharges from urban areas”

Environment and pollution
06 AUG

MSC Defense: Simon Funder, 8th of august at 1 pm.

Topic: Using hydrololocial modelling to support transboundary water resources management in the eastern nile

Environment and pollution
22 JUN

MSc Defence with Hildur Káradóttir and Kristín Prastardóttir, June 26th at 9 am

Title:   Legionella in hot water systems in apartment buildings in Helsingør

Environment and pollution
24 MAY

PhD Defence: Julie Claire Chambon, Thursday 28th June 2012, at 1 p.m.

PhD Title: ”Modelling tools for assessing bioremediation performance and risk of chlorinated solvents in clay tills”  

Environment and pollution
24 MAY

PhD Defence: Timo Kessler, Friday 15th June 2012, at 1 p.m.

PhD Title: ”Hydrogeological Characterization of Low-permeability Clayey Tills – the Role of Sand Lenses”

Environment and pollution
24 MAY

PhD Defence: Nemanja Milosevic, Tuesday 19th June 2012, at 1 p.m.

PhD Title: ”Attenuation of xenobiotic organic leachate compounds from a landfill to surface water: transition in clay till settings”

Environment and pollution
24 APR

Dwarf jellies

Recently discovered population of comb jellies in the Baltic consists entirely of dwarf individuals

Marine research Ecosystems
19 APR

PhD Defence: Anders Breinholt, Wednesday 16th May at 2 p.m.

PhD Title: ”Uncertainty in prediction and simulation of flow in sewer systems”

Environment and pollution
28 MAR

Herrings are super survivors

New research reveals how herring genes vary with the environment. The discovery could make it easier to protect the herring stock against future challenges such as climate...

Marine research Ecosystems
28 MAR

PhD Defence: Ida Damgaard, Monday 30th April at 1 p.m.

Title: ”Enhanced reductive dechlorination in clay till contaminated with chlorinated solvents”

Environment and pollution
2011
25 OCT

Thomas Astrup in DTU Avisen about how Garbageman becomes Climate Hero

Danish incineration plants emit twice as much as carbon dioxide as previously presumed, but without waste management the situation would be even worse, an environmental...

Waste management
05 SEP

PhD Defence: Louise Hjelmar Krøjgaard, Friday 9/9 at 1 p.m.

PhD Title: ”Legionella in habitations: detection and risk factors”

Environment and pollution
27 APR

PhD Defence: Nanna Bloch Hartmann, Friday 29/4 at 1 p.m.

Title: ”Ecotoxicity of engineered nanoparticles to freshwater organisms”

Environment and pollution
06 APR

Msc Presentation: Elisa Allegrini Wednesday 13/4 at 9

Title: "Leaching from biomass gasification residues"

Environment and pollution
29 MAR

Guest lecture by Merete Madland & Aksel Hjorth 11/4 at 10 a.m

Title: "Rock-fluid interactions. Application for improved oil recovery". Guest lecture by: Merete Madland, University of Stavanger and Aksel Hjorth, IRIS Stavanger...

Environment and pollution
29 MAR

PhD Defence: Mohammad Monzurul Alam, Monday 11/4 at 1 p.m

PhD Title: ”Rock physical aspects of CO2 injection in chalk”

Environment and pollution
29 MAR

Video Presentation: Microbiology Breakfast Talk Series

Prof. Barth F. Smets from the Microbial Ecology Research Group presents his research in the field of horizontal gene transfer dynamics in microbial communities. Click...

Environment and pollution
22 MAR

PhD Defence: Helle Ugilt Sø mandag 28/3 2011 at 9

Title: ”Adsorption of Arsenic and Phosphate onto the surface of Calcite, as revealed by batch experiments and surface complexation modeling”

Environment and pollution
22 MAR

PhD Defence: Annika Sidelmann Fjordbøge 15th April at 13:00

PhD Title: ”Source zone remediation by zero valent iron technologies”

Environment and pollution
16 MAR

BSc Defence presented by Sune Thyge Ryssel 18th March at 14

Bachelor Title: "Release and biodegradation of organic compounds from PEX-tubing"

Environment and pollution
27 JAN

MSc Thesis Presentation: Wiktor Musialski

Wiktor Musialski will defend his Master Thesis presentation with the title:”Rock Physical Modelling of Greensand” on Thuesday the 1st of February 2011 at 14.00 at DTU...

Environment and pollution
27 JAN

PhD Defence: Emmanuel C. Gentil

Emmanuel C. Gentil will defend his PhD thesis with the title: ”Life-cycle modelling of waste management in Europe: Tools, climate change and waste prevention” on Friday...

Environment and pollution
10 JAN

PhD Defence: Khara Grieger

Khara Grieger will defend her PhD thesis with the title:”Understanding and assessing potential environmental risks of nanomaterials: Emerging tools for emerging risks...

Environment and pollution
10 JAN

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Environment and pollution
05 JAN

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Environment and pollution
2010
20 DEC

The latest ISI publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
13 DEC

The latest ISI publication

The latest ISI publication authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
07 DEC

MSc Thesis Presentation - Hjalte J. D. Sørup

Hjalte J. D. Sørup will present his MSc Thesis with the title: "Statistical modelling of Long Historical Rain Series" on Monday the 13th December 2010 at 10:00 in building...

Environment and pollution
06 DEC

The latest ISI publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
30 NOV

MSc Thesis Presentation - Hosea Nguh Akam

Hosea Nguh Akam will present his MSc. Thesisi with the title: "Effect of pore fluid on velocity of elastic waves in chalk" on Tuesday the 21st December 2010 at 13:00 in...

Environment and pollution
29 NOV

PhD Defence: Cheng Fang

Cheng Fang will defend her PhD thesis with the title:”Biogas production from food-processing industrial wastes by anaerobic digestion” on Wednesday the 15th December 2010...

Environment and pollution
29 NOV

The latest ISI publications

The latest ISI publications authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
22 NOV

The latest ISI publication

The latest ISI publication authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
22 NOV

PhD Defence: José Seoane

José Seoane will defend his PhD thesis with the title: ”Individual-based analysis and prediction of the fate of plasmids in spatially structured bacterial populations...

Environment and pollution
22 NOV

MSc Thesis Presentation - Daniele Vitanza

Daniele Vitanza will present her MSc. Thesis with the title: “Carbon flows of waste management systems in Denmark” on Tuesday the 23rd November 2010 at 13:00 in building...

Environment and pollution
15 NOV

The latest ISI publication

The latest ISI publication authored/co-authored by an DTU Environment researcher

Environment and pollution
09 NOV

PhD Defence: Lars Christiansen

Lars Christiansen will defend his PhD thesis with the title: ”Using ground-based time-lapse gravity  observations for hydrological model calibration” on Friday the 3rd...

Environment and pollution
08 NOV

MSc Thesis Presentation - Barbara Kleinlercher

Barbara Kleinlercher will present her MSc. Thesis with the title: “Evaluation of green roofs as a measure to reduce urban flooding and combined sewage overflows” on Monday...

Environment and pollution
08 NOV

The Latest ISI Publications

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Environment and pollution
01 NOV

The Latest ISI Publications

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Environment and pollution
25 OCT

The L.A. Colding Lecture Series in Environmental Science and Technology – 12th...

Associate Professor Ty P.A. Ferré, Department of Hydrology and Water Resources, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA:” Are we ready for Google Underground?” See more...

Environment and pollution
25 OCT

The Latest ISI Publications

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Environment and pollution
18 OCT

The Latest ISI Publications

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Environment and pollution
12 OCT

Peter Kjeldsen and co-authors have received best manuscript award

Peter Kjeldsen and co-authors have received the award for the best manuscript at the 2010 Global Waste Management Symposium, which was held in San Antonio, 3-6 October...

Environment and pollution
11 OCT

The Latest ISI Publications

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Environment and pollution
04 OCT

The Latest ISI Publication

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Environment and pollution
30 SEP

Colding Award winner announcement:

The winner of the Colding Award and Course of the Year 2010 at DTU Environment has been found.

Environment and pollution
28 SEP

DTU Environment Microbiology Research makes the Cover!

A micrographic image taken by Akihiko Terada and collaborators at DTU Environment is gracing the cover of the October 2010 issue of the journal “Environmental Microbiology...

Environment and pollution
27 SEP

The Latest ISI Publication

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Environment and pollution
23 SEP

Emmanuel Gentil and co- authors Thomas H. Christensen and Julie Clavreul have...

Emmanuel Gentil and co-authors Julie Clavreul and Thomas H. Christensen have received the James Jackson Award  for the best 2009 paper  “ Global warming factor of municipal...

Waste management

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