CNG news and events

11 SEP

Two CNG scientists receive Villum Experiment grants

Associate Professors Tim Booth (DTU Physics) and Nicolas Stenger (DTU Fotonik) have received Villum Experiment grants at 2 MDKK. each. A whopping 449 applicants submitted...

29 AUG

PhD Defence by P. André D. Gonçalves

August 29th 2019 at 13:00, P. André D. Gonçalves  will defend his PhD thesis.

24 MAY

PhD Defence by Mathias Geisler

May 24th 2019 at 13:30, Mathias Geisler will defend his PhD thesis.

01 MAR

Kristian Sommer Thygesen receives EliteForsk Prize

Professor Kristian Sommer Thygesen from DTU Physics is among this year’s recipients of the EliteForsk Prize, which he receives for his research in two-dimensional materials...

Micro and nanotechnology Materials Quantum theory and atomic physics Computer calculations
Grafik: Carl Otto Moesgaard
18 FEB

Breakthrough in the search for graphene-based electronics

A team of researchers from Denmark has solved one of the biggest challenges in making effective nanoelectronics based on graphene. The new results have just been published...

Electronics Micro and nanotechnology Semiconductors Superconductors
06 JUL

Boost af forskning i 2D materialer

Den 1. januar 2019 samler DTU forskning inden for todimensionelle (2D) materialer.

Physics Materials
29 JUN

Workshop in TBtrans + TranSiesta + sisl, Nov. 20-23 - 2018

We hereby announce an upcoming workshop related to the tool-suite TBtrans + TranSiesta and its Python offspring, sisl. Our workshop "Multi-electrode nanoscale transport...

15 MAY

1-Day seminar 2018

The annual 1-day seminar was held 16 May 2018. The seminar contained scientific presentations from center members and invited guests.

01 MAR

Prof. N. Asger Mortensen awarded Elite Research Prize

The Elite Research Prize is awarded to outstanding researchers under 45 years of international excellence. The Ministry for Higher Education and Science annually distributes...

07 DEC

PhD Defence by René Petersen

December 7 th  december 2017 at 13:00, René Petersen will defend his PhD thesis.

02 NOV

PhD Defence by Christian Frydendahl

November 2 nd  at 14:00, Christian Frydendahl will defend his PhD thesis.

23 OCT

Doktor kortlægger nye 2D-materialer

DTU’s næste dr. techn., Kristian Sommer Thygesen, er i gang med at opbygge en database over kendte og kommende 2D-materialer.

Physics Materials
07 MAY

Follow-up meeting with DNRF

The annual follow-up meeting with the DNRF was held May 8 th 2017

05 MAY

PhD defence Søren Schou Gregersen

May 5 th at 14.00, Søren Schou Gregersen will defend his PhD thesis

07 MAR

PhD defence Morten Gjerding

March 7 th  at 14.00, Morten Gjerding will defend his PhD thesis.

20 FEB

Millions for research challenging the laws of physics

Funding continues for Center for Nanostructures Graphene where research takes place on the nano scale, and new and surprising facts about the laws of physics come to light...

Physics Quantum theory and atomic physics Micro and nanotechnology
22 NOV

PhD defence Simone Latini

23 november 2016 at 14.00 Simone Latini will defend his PhD thesis.

13 NOV

CNG researchers demonstrate that graphene plasmons can be excited with near infrared...

DTU researchers have demonstrated that graphene plasmons can be excited with near infrared light.

30 OCT

PhD defence Bjarke Sørensen Jessen

31 october 2016 at 13.00 Bjarke Sørensen Jessen will defend his PhD thesis.

14 SEP

Visit by review panel

An international review panel visited CNG as part of the midterm evaluation of the center

12 JUN

Graphene Week 2016

Graphene Week 2016 : 13-17 June 2016.

16 MAR

PhD defence Nick Rübner Papior

17 march 2016 at 13.00 Nick Rübner Papior will defend his PhD thesis.

03 MAR

PhD Defence Filip Anselm Rasmussen

4 march 2016 at 14.00 Filip Anselm Rasmussen will defend his PhD thesis.

06 DEC

PhD defence Thomas Christensen

7 december 2015 at 13:30 Thomas Christensen will defend his PhD thesis.

06 DEC

Lecture by Prof. Nader Engheta

Light-Matter Interaction at the Extreme.

09 NOV

CNG 2-day seminar 2015

The annual CNG 2-day seminar was held this year 10-11 November 2015.

08 NOV

PhD defence Violetta Shvets

9 November 2015 at 13:00 Violetta Shvets will defend her PhD thesis.

22 SEP

PhD defence Mikkel Settnes

23 september 2015 at 13:00 Mikkel Settnes will defend his PhD thesis.

21 MAY

Peter Bøggild gives invited talk for IDA FUTURE TALKS

Experience the material of the future, graphene, which was discovered in 2004.

19 MAY

CNG 1-day seminar 2015

CNG held the annual 1-day spring seminar 20 May 2015.

27 APR

Peter Bøggild receives research award

Professor Peter Bøggild received the research award “Ingeborg og Leo Dannins Legat for Videnskabelig Forskning”

11 NOV

CNG 2-day seminar 2014

It has become almost a tradition that CNG has a 2-day seminar in the fall.

30 OCT

CNG CAFÉ in October

October's CNG CAFÉ is planned to take place on Friday October 31, 2014 from 15.00-16.00.

22 OCT

N. Asger Mortensen announced by Engineer the future as finalist for "DK's sejeste...

Professor N. Asger Mortensen from DTU Photonic is one of the six nominees for "DK's sejeste ingeniør" (The coolest engineer of Denmark).

02 OCT


The second CNG Journal Club took place Friday October 3.

11 SEP

CNG CAFÉ in September

September’s CNG CAFÉ is now planned, and will take place on Friday September 12, 2014 from 15:30-16:30.

01 SEP

Prof. Massimiliano Di Ventra is visiting CNG

He will give a series of four two-hour lectures on advanced topics in modern nanoscience during his stay.

20 AUG

Carbonhagen 2014

We are happy to announce the 2014 edition of Carbonhagen .

17 AUG

5-day Summer School

In relation to  Carbonhagen 2014 we this year offer an intense 5-day  Summer School (including CBH participation) focusing on the challenges in the field, lead by...

16 AUG

CAMD Summer School

August 17th-22th, 2014

14 MAY


May’s CNG CAFÉ is now planned, an will take place on Thursday May 15, 2014 from 15:00-16:00.

05 MAY

N. Asger Mortensen is now a member of ATV

40 prominent people from the research community have been admitted in The Academy of Technical Sciences (ATV).

04 MAY

The Prime Minister of Denmark visits DTU

The Danish Prime Minister and the Minister for Economic Affairs and the Interior visited DTU.

04 MAY

Graphene 2014

Graphene 2014, the largest European conference with about 800 participants, took place in Toulouse during May 5th – May 9th.

10 APR

Inaugural lecture - Peter Bøggild

Peter Bøggild gives an inaugural lecture.

08 APR

PhD student Xiaolong Zhu receives the Chinese Government Award

PhD student Xiaolong Zhu receives the Chinese Government Award with 6000 USD.

06 APR

N. Asger Mortensen elected SPIE Fellow

Professor N. Asger Mortensen , DTU Fotonik, was elected SPIE Fellow.

07 MAR

New meeting series - CNG JOURNAL CLUB

CNG is starting up yet another meeting series — a Journal Club to help especially PhD students and Postdocs keep track with the rapidly increasing amount of graphene...

27 FEB

CNG CAFÉ in February

February’s CNG CAFÉ is now planned, and will take place on Friday February 28, 2014 from 15:00-16:00.

05 FEB

Mads Brandbyge receives EliteForsk Award

Associate Professor Mads Brandbyge from DTU Nanotech received Thursday 6 February the EliteForsk Award.

23 JAN

CNG CAFÉ in January

The first CNG CAFÉ in 2014 is now in place, and will take place Friday January 24, 2014 from 15:00-16:00.

12 DEC

CNG CAFÉ in December

The next CNG CAFÉ will take place on Friday December 13, 2013 from 15:00-16:00 .

02 DEC

New Professor in Carbon-based Nanotechnology at DTU Nanotech

Peter Bøggild was recently appointed Professor at DTU Nanotech.

14 NOV

Kristian Sommer Thygesen appointed professor

Kristian Sommer Thygesen who heads the group “Quantum Transport and Excitations in Nanomaterials” at DTU Physics, was appointed professor as of November 15, 2013.

05 NOV

CNG 2-day seminar 2013

CNG repeated the great success from last year and held our second 2-day seminar on Nov 6-7, 2013.

31 OCT


CNG is starting up a new meeting series called ‘ CNG CAFÉ ’.

Carbonhagen 2013
18 AUG


Thanks for a great Carbonhagen2013!

18 AUG

Carbonhagen 2013, August 19-20, 2013

CNG is happy to announce the 2013 edition of  Carbonhagen .

05 JUN

Thomas Willum Hansen receives Sapere Aude grant

Senior Researcher Thomas Willum Hansen receives Sapere Aude grant.

29 MAY

CNG 1 day Seminar 2013

On May 30, 2013 CNG had a one day seminar with a subsequent barbeque at DTU.

14 MAY

Jens Rohde visits DTU Nanotech and CNG

On May 15, 2013 Jens Rohde (MEP) and members from the DTU office for Research and Relations (AFR) visited DTU Nanotech.

09 MAY

Peter Bøggild gives TED talk

TEDxCopenhagen is organizing a Salon Event focusing on Technology on May 17th 2013 at Ingeniørhuset in Copenhagen (IDA).

22 APR


Next week from the 23rd until the 26th of April 2013 the 2nd edition of IMAGINENANO 2013 will take place.

15 APR

Mads Brandbyge receives Electropris

Associate Professor Mads Brandbyge from DTU Nanotech was one of this year’s three recipients of Elektrofonden’s Elektropris award.

10 APR

Talk by Dr Monica Craciun

Talk by Dr Monica Craciun, Centre for Graphene Science, University of Exeter, April 11, 2013.

12 MAR

Peter Bøggild in science program on DR2

Associate Professor Peter Bøggild participated in the science program called "VITEK".

27 FEB

Lecture by Prof. Javier García de Abajo

Plasmons in systems of low dimensionality.

26 FEB

PhD Defence by Giuseppe Toscano

Semiclassical theory of nonlocal plasmonic excitation in metallic nanostructures.

03 FEB

Graphene Flagship at Radio P1

Assoc. Prof. Peter Bøggild gave an interview about the Flagship.

31 JAN

Guest at CNG from DIPC, Spain

Dr. Thomas Frederiksen , Ikerbasque Research Professor, will be a guest at CNG in the period February-April 2013.

27 JAN

Graphene becomes EU Flagship

On Monday January 28th 2013 EU announced its two Flagship Projects.

16 JAN

Guests at CNG from UCC, Ireland

On January 17-18, 2013  Prof. Michael A. Morris and his PhD student Sozaraj Rasappa will visit CNG.

16 JAN

Lecture by Dr. Weihua Wang

Edge plasmons and magnetoplasmons in graphene.

05 NOV

CNG 2-day seminar 2012

The first 2-day Seminar for CNG was held on 6-7 November, 2012.

21 AUG

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Andreas Knorr

The lecture takes place on 22 August 2012, at the department of Photonics at DTU.

24 JUN

Carbonhagen 2012

CBH2012 is a two day symposium on graphene and carbon nanotubes.

10 MAY

CNG Kick-Off Meeting

On 11 May 2012 the first big CNG meeting was held, where all the involved partners from the centre met.

01 FEB

Inauguration of CNG

The Center for Nanostructered Graphene (CNG).

Foto: Joachim Rode
01 JAN


01 JAN


01 JAN


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