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The Aarhus Technical School started off in this building in 1915 (Photo: Aarhus University archives)
In 2012, the Engineering College of Aarhus amalgamated with Aarhus University (Photo: Lars Kruse, Aarhus University)
The school had some of the most advanced laboratory facilities of the time (Photo: Aarhus University archives)
Since the amalgamation with the Engineering College, Aarhus University has spent millions on new experimental facilities. In 2015, AU Engineering opened the Cardiovascular Experimental Lab, where researchers and students develop methods and implants for cardiac surgery (Photo: Maria Randima Brauer Sørensen, Aarhus University)

2015.11.05 | AU Engineering

Engineering in Aarhus celebrates its centenary

In November 2015, it is 100 years since the first engineering degree programme was established in Aarhus. Three generations of graduates have been a significant driving force in the industrialisation of the city and the region, and in developing the technology-based society we know today.

Martin Ravnkilde og Andreas Toft skal repræsentere Danmark ved World Robotic Olympiad 2015 i november måned. (Foto: Lars Kruse)
I universitetskonkurrencen skal verdens bedste robotbyggerteams dyste om, hvem der kan designe den mest effektive bowlerobot. Danmark stiller med en robot, hvis særlige kendetegn er laserøjne og avanceret mekanisk skydesystem. (Foto: Lars Kruse).

2015.10.30 | AU Engineering

Bowling robot ready for the World Robot Olympiad

The only Danish team to qualify for the World Robot Olympiad consists of two engineering students from Aarhus University. They have made a small bowling figure filled with advanced technology hardware. The olympiad takes place in Qatar in early November. Read more (in Danish only) here.

A new form of traffic control can predict the flow of cars via advanced computer simulations and direct each individual motorist in the most appropriate direction, thus avoiding traffic jams. The method can ultimately make the European road network intelligent without notable investments in technological hardware. (Photo: Colourbox)

2015.10.12 | AU Engineering

New technology can reduce traffic jams

Researchers are now taking a new step towards more intelligent traffic management. Individual motorists will reach their destination faster, cheaper and greener. The flow of traffic will be optimally distributed on the roads, and all the coordination will be automatic and wireless via GPS systems in the cars.

Events

Thu 11 Feb
10:00-12:00 | Navitas, Inge Lehmanns Gade 10, Aarhus
Qualifying exam: Microbial Ecology in Anaerobic Digestion
PhD student Maja Nielsen, Department of Engineering
Fri 11 Mar
10:15-11:15 | Jeppe Vontillius Auditorium Søauditorierne (building 1252, room 310)
Guest lecture: Armed antibodies for the therapy of cancer and of chronic inflammation: from the bench to the clinic
Professor Dario Neri, ETH Zürich, Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences

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