Technical University of Denmark

Technical University of Denmark

Engineering and Technology Ranking

Denmark Established: 1829 Scholars: 63
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Engineering and Technology discipline and affiliated with Technical University of Denmark. There are a total of 63 researchers included with 12 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Technical University of Denmark is 2,627 with a mean value for the h-index of 41.70. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Technical University of Denmark is 10,912 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 173.21.

Overview

Technical University of Denmark

The Technical University of Denmark (Danmarks Tekniske Universitet or DTU) is a public university located in Kongens Lyngby, Denmark. It was founded in 1829 as the "College of Advanced Technology" by Hans Christian Ørsted, the prominent Danish physicist and chemist. The university gained its current name in 1994. DTU is the first polytechnic institute in Denmark and is a member of the EuroTech Universities Alliance.

Technical University of Denmark Key Statistics

The university is organized into 27 departments. These include the DTU Executive School of Business, the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, the Department of Environmental Engineering, the Department of Wind Energy, the Department of Environmental Engineering, the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, and the Department of Micro-and Nanotechnology.

DTU has 11,031 students enrolled, 7,197 of whom are undergraduates, 3,834 postgraduates, and 1,330 doctoral students. It employs around 2,000 academic staff and 1,540 administrative staff. The university has four campuses, namely, the Lyngby Campus, the Ballerup Campus, the Risø Campus, and the Sisimiut Campus.

The DTU main library provides access to a collection of 308,000 printed books, 530,000 e-books, and approximately 61 million scientific articles.

Other Technical University of Denmark key statistics include its distinguished alumni that include Henrik Pontoppidan (Nobel Prize in Literature laureate), Henrik Dam (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine laureate), Harald Bohr (Olympic silver medalist football player and mathematician), Per Vilhelm Brüel (co-founder of Brüel & Kjær), and Craig R. Barrett (former CEO of Intel).

Technical University of Denmark Research

Research at DTU is largely based on external financing from organizations like the European Research Council, the Novo Nordisk Foundation, the Carlsberg Foundation, and various ministries.

The university's top three research fields are biology, physics, and computer science. Its researchers have published in publications like Nature, Science, and Astronomy and Astrophysics. Its researchers had been invited to attend and/or present papers at international conferences such as the International Conference on Machine Learning, the International Cryptology Conference, and the Optical Fiber Communication Conference.

The most cited publication from Technical University of Denmark research is Ade et al.’s (2016) “Planck 2015 results - XIII. Cosmological parameters,” published in Astronomy and Astrophysics, with a total of 17,518 citations to date. The second most cited paper is Ade et al.’s (2014) “Planck 2013 results. XVI. Cosmological parameters,” published in Astronomy and Astrophysics. It has received a total of 16,530 citations. The university’s third most cited paper is Gentleman et al.’s (2004) “Bioconductor: Open software development for computational biology and bioinformatics,” published in Genome Biology. It has been cited in papers, articles, and other publications around 12,676times so far.

DTU has eight basic research centers. These include the Center for Nanostructured Graphene, the Center for Silicon Photonics for Optical Communications, Center for Intelligent Drug Delivery and Sensing Using Microcontainers and Nanomechanics, the Center for Hyperpolarization in Magnetic Resonance, the Center for the Macroscopic Quantum States, the Center for Microbial Secondary Metabolites, the Center for NanoPhotonics, and the Center for Visualizing Catalytic Processes.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
115 World 2 National Thomas Højlund Christensen

Thomas Højlund Christensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 82 Citations 22,261 287
122 World 3 National Irini Angelidaki

Irini Angelidaki

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 81 Citations 25,174 260
197 World 4 National Ole Bang

Ole Bang

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 75 Citations 16,729 327
300 World 6 National Michael Zwicky Hauschild

Michael Zwicky Hauschild

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 69 Citations 17,583 186
343 World 7 National Henrik Madsen

Henrik Madsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 67 Citations 19,691 460
354 World 8 National Kim Dam-Johansen

Kim Dam-Johansen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 67 Citations 15,819 245
403 World 9 National Jørgen Fredsøe

Jørgen Fredsøe

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 66 Citations 18,892 170
493 World 10 National Peter Glarborg

Peter Glarborg

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 63 Citations 15,852 207
549 World 11 National Krist V. Gernaey

Krist V. Gernaey

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 62 Citations 12,796 392
597 World 12 National Georgios M. Kontogeorgis

Georgios M. Kontogeorgis

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 61 Citations 11,754 277
770 World 15 National Michael Locht Michelsen

Michael Locht Michelsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 58 Citations 12,257 134
987 World 16 National Jørgen Arendt Jensen

Jørgen Arendt Jensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 55 Citations 14,520 387
1082 World 18 National Pierre Pinson

Pierre Pinson

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 54 Citations 11,332 221
1174 World 19 National John M. Woodley

John M. Woodley

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 53 Citations 10,450 217
1199 World 20 National Erling Halfdan Stenby

Erling Halfdan Stenby

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 53 Citations 8,661 204
1387 World 21 National Henrik Bruus

Henrik Bruus

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 51 Citations 9,719 158
1850 World 25 National Thomas Fruergaard Astrup

Thomas Fruergaard Astrup

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 46 Citations 7,061 138
1900 World 26 National David Pisinger

David Pisinger

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 46 Citations 17,176 142
2028 World 27 National Mogens Henze

Mogens Henze

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 44 Citations 19,229 107
2138 World 29 National Ole Winther

Ole Winther

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 43 Citations 13,669 165
2171 World 30 National Poul Ejnar Sørensen

Poul Ejnar Sørensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 43 Citations 9,228 237
2252 World 31 National Niels Asger Mortensen

Niels Asger Mortensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 42 Citations 6,829 130
2660 World 33 National Sune Lehmann

Sune Lehmann

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 39 Citations 10,371 85
2872 World 36 National Bjarne W. Olesen

Bjarne W. Olesen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 38 Citations 6,768 176
2962 World 38 National Flemming Frandsen

Flemming Frandsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 37 Citations 6,607 102
2992 World 39 National Ole Hassager

Ole Hassager

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 37 Citations 7,383 117
3120 World 41 National Anders Kristensen

Anders Kristensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 36 Citations 5,639 174
3153 World 42 National Jens Honore Walther

Jens Honore Walther

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 36 Citations 5,224 156
3279 World 43 National Niels N. Sørensen

Niels N. Sørensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 36 Citations 7,374 191
3343 World 44 National B. Mutlu Sumer

B. Mutlu Sumer

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 36 Citations 8,456 115
3392 World 45 National Andrei V. Lavrinenko

Andrei V. Lavrinenko

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 35 Citations 5,385 183
3407 World 46 National Jakob Mann

Jakob Mann

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 35 Citations 6,305 150
3463 World 47 National Martin P. Bendsøe

Martin P. Bendsøe

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 35 Citations 23,437 87
3477 World 48 National Gürkan Sin

Gürkan Sin

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 35 Citations 5,411 253
3834 World 50 National Per A. Madsen

Per A. Madsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 34 Citations 7,805 71
3881 World 51 National Torsten Dau

Torsten Dau

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 34 Citations 6,864 174
4053 World 53 National Pawel Wargocki

Pawel Wargocki

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 33 Citations 7,862 118
4141 World 55 National Roar R. Søndergaard

Roar R. Søndergaard

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 33 Citations 6,747 51
4239 World 56 National Kaj Thomsen

Kaj Thomsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 33 Citations 3,894 100
4293 World 57 National Jakob Søndergaard Jensen

Jakob Søndergaard Jensen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 33 Citations 5,953 85
4356 World 58 National Brian Elmegaard

Brian Elmegaard

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 33 Citations 3,700 166
4596 World 62 National Lisbeth M. Ottosen

Lisbeth M. Ottosen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 4,411 156
4613 World 63 National Peter Leth Christiansen

Peter Leth Christiansen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 4,299 168
4803 World 66 National Ulrik Birk Henriksen

Ulrik Birk Henriksen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 4,556 104
4813 World 68 National Jesper Henri Hattel

Jesper Henri Hattel

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 5,922 221
4861 World 67 National Nicolas von Solms

Nicolas von Solms

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 3,966 109
5090 World 72 National Mogens Blanke

Mogens Blanke

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 10,457 278
5091 World 69 National Svend Svendsen

Svend Svendsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 6,387 162
5092 World 71 National Helge Aagaard Madsen

Helge Aagaard Madsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 32 Citations 4,099 143
5263 World 74 National Charlotte Scheutz

Charlotte Scheutz

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 4,134 119
5345 World 75 National Henrik Stang

Henrik Stang

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 4,391 130
5476 World 77 National Harilaos N. Psaraftis

Harilaos N. Psaraftis

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 7,893 114
5526 World 78 National Henrik Koblitz Rasmussen

Henrik Koblitz Rasmussen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 3,972 90
5823 World 80 National Anca Daniela Hansen

Anca Daniela Hansen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 7,637 147
5824 World 81 National Niels Kjølstad Poulsen

Niels Kjølstad Poulsen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 9,168 228
5825 World 82 National Stefan Ropke

Stefan Ropke

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 31 Citations 8,937 56
6116 World 83 National Niels Bay

Niels Bay

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 4,867 144
6243 World 85 National Henri Jansen

Henri Jansen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 5,589 79
6457 World 86 National Rune Brincker

Rune Brincker

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 9,631 211
6650 World 88 National Wen Zhong Shen

Wen Zhong Shen

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 5,169 160
6684 World 87 National Simon Furbo

Simon Furbo

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 3,480 165
6685 World 89 National Yunhong Ding

Yunhong Ding

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 4,120 130
6831 World 90 National Fredrik Haglind

Fredrik Haglind

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 3,393 127
6845 World 91 National Francisco C. Pereira

Francisco C. Pereira

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
H-index 30 Citations 3,916 153

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph H-Index >= 30 within the area of Engineering and Technology. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.