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Numerical simulations are insufficient if we want to be able to test virtual prototypes under reliable conditions. That requires reliable digital twins. Photo: Istock.

2020.10.19 | AU Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

New project offers industry an opportunity to ditch prototypes

A pan-European consortium consisting of vehicle manufacturers, research institutes and suppliers have joined forces to set up a new research and development project that will help industry convert from physical to virtual prototypes.

Jens Mejdahl and Lucas Sandby are two of the three students behind the new polar robot that can measure salinity in the Arctic Ocean (Photo: Lucas Sandby)
The name of the robot is Cost-efficient Arctic Ocean Profiler, and it resembles a buoy. It functions autonomously and transmits data to the researchers via a satellite network (Photo: Lucas Sandby)

2020.10.19 | AU Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Students nominated for major sustainability award

Three engineering students from Aarhus University have made it to the final of the SDG Tech Award 2020 with a robot that can measure salinity in the Arctic Ocean.

Assistant Professor Nicolas Volet (picture) has, together with Dr. Holger Klein from OE Solutions America discovered a method to effectively an very significantly narrow the linewidth of a laser. Photo: Melissa Yildirim, AU Foto.

2020.10.14 | AU Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

New discovery opens for breakthrough in laser technology

The Department of Engineering, Aarhus University, has received a grant from the Independent Research Fund Denmark to investigate nonlinear effects in semiconductor lasers – a stepping-stone to enable next generation higher-order modulation in fibre optic networks.

EVENTS

Tue 27 Oct
08:00-16:00 | Online event
The 37th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC)
The International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction (IAARC) is the only global organization dedicated to the advancement of automation and robotics in construction. It's 37th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), will be co-organized by Aarhus University and held online from October 27-28, 2020.

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