Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology

Close

Organisation profile

The department for Architecture, Design, and Media Technology is a multi campus department with branches in Aalborg, Copenhagen and Esbjerg. In Aalborg the department has all of its three main subjects ArchitectureUrban Design,Industrial Design, and Media Technology represented whereas in Copenhagen and Esbjerg its concentrates on Media Technology with cross-over to Architecture and Learning. The department holds 140 researchers and PhD students and participate in a long range of national and international projects. It provides teaching to over 1500 students at the three branches. The department is headed by Professor Hans Jørgen Andersen who has background within media technology.

The department is unique in the Danish context as it collects disciplines within architecture, design, media and technology under one roof providing the foundation for a powerful new field of knowledge and development of competence within the field of design with a human focus. 

The department vision is to utilize and investigate the interplay between creativity and technology for development of new growth areas in research and education directed towards the user or participants. The developed new architecture, urban design, products, and media solutions with the user or participants in focus addresses future societal challenges regarding development of sustainable and attractive ways of living. The impact on the physical environment and user interaction will be subjects for investigation, paving the way for new technologies and solutions that take the user experience fully into account. The ambition is to deliver excellent human centred technology research.

 

Contact information

Rendsburggade 14
9000
Aalborg
Denmark
  • Phone: +45 9940 7130
View graph of relations

Publications

(2654)

View all »

Most frequent journals

Activities

(1682)

View all »

Most frequent publishers

Most downloaded publications

Latest activities and conferences

ID: 33074534