About us

At the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering it is our main objective to meet today’s industrial challenges and create value through education, innovation and research.


At DTU Chemical Engineering it is our mission to develop and utilize knowledge, methods, technologies and sustainable solutions within:

  • Chemical and biochemical process engineering and production
  • Design of chemical and biochemical products and processes
  • Energy and environment


It is our vision to:

  • be acknowledged as a world leading chemical and biochemical engineering department.
  • be an attractive partner for university departments and research-based industry.
  • help to retain, develop and attract knowledge-based national working places.
  • support development of sustainable solutions in the fields of chemistry, biotechnology, food  pharma and energy through research and research based consultancy
  • be an attractive as a place to work for ambitious and technology-passionate staff members

Lyngby Campus

DTU Chemical Engineering
Building 228A
Søltofts Plads 228A
2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Tel. 4525 2822
E-mail: kt@kt.dtu.dk

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Risø Campus

DTU Chemical Engineering
Building 313
Frederiksborgvej 399
4000 Roskilde
Tel. 4525 2822
E-mail: kt@kt.dtu.dk

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Kim Dam-Johansen
Professor, Head of Department
DTU Chemical Engineering
+45 45 25 28 45