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A research team has succeeded in identifying ten new antibodies that can keep cancer dormant. Peter Kristensen (in the middle) together with  Edzard Spillner and Luis Álvarez-Vallina both also from the Department of Engineering, Aarhus University. (Photo: Anders Trærup, AU)
Illustrated here is one of the antibodies that bind to blood vessel cells and prevent them from forming new pathways into cancer cells. (Photo: Peter Kristensen)

2014.12.19 | Department of Engineering, Public / media, Staff

New antibodies for cancer treatment

Out of a library with billions of artificial antibodies, researchers have identified ten that can possibly prevent cancer tumours from growing.

[Translate to English:] Måske er det slut med at fragte kæmpe vindmøllebvinger frem og tilbage mellem fabrikshaller. En ny robot skal kunne bearbejde store komponenter til vindmøller on-location. Det er i hvert fald målet for projektet InnoMill. (Foto: Anders Trærup)

2016.07.21 | Department of Engineering

[Translate to English:] Mobil robot kan sætte milepæl for vindmølleindustrien

[Translate to English:] Forskere og virksomheder har i fællesskab fået en idé, der kan få vidtrækkende betydning for vindmølleindustrien. De vil lave en transportabel robot, der kan bearbejde de største af komponenterne til vindmøller. Hvis det lykkes, venter produktionsbesparelser i milliardklassen.

Rune Hylsberg Jacobsen, Department of Engineering, has been appointed to head the AU Energy Systems and Markets network. In the coming years, he will thus spearhead the university’s inter-faculty energy research collaboration. (Photo: Anders Trærup)

2014.12.15 | Public / media, Department of Engineering, Staff

AU Energy gains strength

Aarhus University is increasing its activities in the AU Energy network. The aim is to strengthen interdisciplinary research collaboration regarding energy.

2014.12.09 | Department of Engineering

Aarhus University to provide research for historically large energy project

Aarhus University and a number of companies and public sector partners have been awarded an historically large European Commission grant to find new solutions to how housing areas can reduce total energy consumption. The project involves 1,000 households in the city of Aarhus, which in the coming years will function as a full-scale laboratory for…

[Translate to English:] AU-studerende står bag en app, der kan facilitere spontane møder mellem mennesker. Idéen indbragte dem en sejr i den danske udgave af iværksætterdyst Starup Weekend. Nu går de videre til den globale konkurrence. (Foto: Madsfoto.dk)
Appen NU skal facilitere spontane møder mellem mennesker, der befinder sig i nærheden af hinanden. (Foto: Madsfoto.dk)

2016.08.12 | School of Engineering Aarhus University

[Translate to English:] AU-studerende vinder iværksætterkonkurrence med møde-app

[Translate to English:] Fire studerende fra Aarhus Universitet og fem øvrige iværksættere gik helt til top i årets Startup Weekend med deres sociale møde-app NU.

With a grant of DKK 20 million, researchers at Aarhus University will experiment with feeding bacteria with electricity from wind turbines, thereby speeding up the microbiological processes that control the conversion of CO<sub>2</em> to methane.

2014.12.15 | Public / media, Department of Engineering

Scientists will feed bacteria with electricity

Researchers will look at ways to feed bacteria in biogas plants using electrons from surplus electricity from wind turbines. The project is supported by a grant of DKK 20 million from the Innovation Foundation – Denmark.

The Software Group at the Department of Engineering is spearheading a major research project that has a grant of DKK 60 million. The aim is to make it easier and cheaper to produce prototypes of products with many sensors and computer systems. (Photo: Lise Balsby)

2014.12.01 | Public / media

New European research will improve interaction between virtual and physical worlds

With a new EUR 8 million research project, Aarhus University will spearhead a project that aims to develop a new form of interaction between physical objects and their computer control using different software models. The technology will make it easier to develop credible cyber-physical systems (CPS), which will be very important for industry’s…