EngTech (Engineering & Technology) is an interdisciplinary research section at the Department of Business Development and Technology (BTECH), Aarhus University, Herning.
The research of EngTech focuses on technology and engineering with a view to creating new business opportunities for private companies and public organisations.
The research revolves around technology as a starting point for change and technology in an application perspective, including the impact of technology. The section often works with technology in a life-cycle perspective from idea and design to production and operations. The main target sectors are the manufacturing and technological service industry.
The EngTech research section contains a number of specialised research groups and labs to address the specific research activities.
The vision of the EngTech section is to create a vibrant research environment in which it facilitates collaborative research of the highest international standard, creates research-based teaching and ensures relevance for the surrounding ecosystem of companies, public institutions and other stakeholders.
The scientific backbone of the EngTech research section is to pursue research within technological and engineering in order to: