About Transport DTU

The purpose of the centre Transport DTU is to strengthen transport research with special focus on such fields as transport safety and risk as well as transport economics and transport modelling.


Within these research fields DTU carries out academic research, applied research besides working with innovation, consultancy services and communication of know-how with a view to making the results of research and development available for practical exploitation.

The university has a broad research basis, and activities are planned with special focus on the inter-disciplinary aspects of transport challenges. The researchers participates actively in national and international (including EU) research co-operation and in its coordination.

In addition the transport researchers at DTU participate actively in the education and training of future researchers, for instance, by employing PhD students.