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 main objectives of the EngTech research section are to:
The scientific backbone of the EngTech research section is to pursue research within technological and engineering in order to: