Completed PhD theses

Completed PhD theses from DTU Health Tech will be listed here
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Subcortical electrophysiological measures of running speech
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Auditory training strategies to improve speech intelligibility in hearing-impaired listeners
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Robust Imaging Biomarkers for Brain Tumors
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Bioinformatic Analysis of Cancer using Single-Cell Expression Data
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Audiovisual speech analysis with deep learning
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Development and analysis of a radiofluorogenic polymer material for recording depth-dose profiles related to radiation processing of surfaces
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Immune activation status as predictive marker for cancer progression
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Radiolabeling of Nanoparticles with Astatine-211 or Palladium-103 for Cancer Therapy by Bioorthogonal Pretargeting or Nanobrachytherapy
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Small intestinal epithelial cell models designed for utilizing advanced microscopic platforms to investigate transport of biopharmaceuticals
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Synthesis of antibody conjugated polymeric nanoparticles for controlled activation, priming and tracking of T cells in the context of cancer immunotherapy

Milan Wesseler (2022)

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Development of synthetic vasculature, 4D optical oxygen mapping and their implementation in human 3D liver tissue models
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Constructing Multifunctional Therapeutic Nanosystems for Photo-immunotherapy of Glioblastoma
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Smart nanocarriers for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) treatment

Stine Egebro Birk
Microcontainers for antibiotic delivery to biofilms
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Computational Imaging Biomarkers of Multiple Sclerosis
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In vitro, in situ and in vivo models to study microcontainers for improved oral delivery of drugs and probiotics
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Differential characteristics of antigens during Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection - Implications for next-generation tuberculosis vaccines
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Design and synthesis of peptide antigens and small-molecule immunomodulators for cancer immunotherapy
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Analysis of epistasis in childhood asthma
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Metabolomics using dissolution DNP-NMR
Yaman Göksel

Towards therapeutic drug monitoring of methotrexate using SERS

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Dosimetry for low energy x-rays: Efficiency of the alanine pellet dosimeter
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The Influence of Vision on Spatial Localization in Normal-Hearing and Hearing-Impaired Listeners
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Data-driven Approaches to Explore Precision Medicine
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Systematic Artifacts in Current-Induced Magnetic Field Measurements by MRI
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Towards understanding T cell-mediated killing of cancers:Characteristics of neoantigen-specific T cell recognition in therapeutic settings
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Stability, noise and beam shaping of direct and frequency doubled diode lasers for pumping titanium sapphire lasers
Michelle Jansman
The Assembly and Characterization of Hemoglobin-based Oxygen Carriers with Antioxidant Properties
Kira Røpke Jørgensen
Design, synthesis and evaluation of small molecule immunomodulators and immunoconstructs for improved drug delivery in cancer immunotherapy
Khorshid Kamguyan
Engineered Biopolymeric Coatings for Controlled Release of Drugs and Probiotics from Microcontainers
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Designing and Evaluating Mobile Health Technology for Ambulatory Monitoring and Diagnosis of Heart Arrhythmias
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Speech-Enabled Conversational Agents to Support the Self-Report of Mental Health and Wellbeing
Nikolaj Mandsberg
Surfaces for Liquid Manipulation
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Assessing hearing device benefit using virtual sound environments
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Multi-scanner/multi-center evaluation of the progression of multiple sclerosis
Mette Mosgaard
Mucoadhesive microcontainers for oral drug delivery
Keith Moss
Exploring molecular encoding in the context of T cell-based immunotherapy
Dennis Pedersbæk

Evaluation of the interplay between biomimetic high-density lipoproteins for drug delivery and the biological system

Simone Pærregaard
Assessment of stromal cell diversity and development in the mouse intestinal Mucosa

Martin K. Rasmussen (2021)

Martin Kjærulf Rasmussen
Capture, characterization and reactions of nanoparticles in a diffusionphoretic trap
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Integration of multi-allele MHC II eluted ligands for robust prediction of CD4 epitopes

Imran Sayal
Studies on the development and nature of T-bet expressing B cells in humans and mice
Martin Schmidt
Optimization of localization-based microscopy methods with structured illumination
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Development and analysis of a radiofluorogenic polymer material for recording depth-dose profiles related to radiation processing of surfaces
Roman Slipets
Development of versatile Raman spectroscopy system for characterization of drug delive devices and SERS a lications
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The effects of noise and hearing loss on conversational dynamics
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3D Printed Human Small Intestine Models for Drug Delivery Testing and Disease Modelling
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Characterization of intracranial pressure (ICP) signals
Arianna Toppi
Fabrication of Microdroplet Arrays applied to Single Molecule Counting for the Detection of Alzheimer's Disease Blood-Based Biomarkers
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Towards Multi-photon Light-sheet Microscopy through Fiber
Milena Vujović
Statistical Modelling of TCR Repertoires: Novel methods for analysis and guidance of immunotherapy
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The role of the transcription factor Bcl6 in classical dendritic cell subsets specification
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Data-driven Ultrasound Localization Microscopy using Deep Learning

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Molecular cues of gamma delta T cells
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The subcellular journey: Predicting the destination of proteins using deep learning
Salime Bazban-Shotorbani

Towards Biomicrofluidic Models of Endothelial Dysfunction for Nanotherapy Screening

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Preclinical evaluation of drug delivery systems for immunotherapy
Rie Kjær Christensen
Engineering cardiac microenvironments for functional drug safety screening
Sørem Diederichsen
Micromachined integrated transducers for ultrasound imaging
Xiaotong Feng
Advanced biomimetic materials for sensing and biomedical application
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Pervasive Computing Technologies for Ambulatory Cognitive Assessment

Ulla Kring Hansen
Characterisation of mutated and viral tumor epitopes and their implication in checkpoint inhibitor therapy
Andreas Havreland
Micromachined Integrated 2D Transducers for Ultrasound Imaging
Mie Hübbe
Preclinical evaluation of adoptive T cell therapy and liposomal tumour antigen vaccination as a combinatorial cancer immunotherapy
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Genomic and metagenomic analysis of microbial agents causing infective endocarditis
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Exploring predictive features of peptide immunogenicity for the design of immunotherapeutics

Morten Leth Jepsen

Connected In Vitro Tissue Models for Oral Drug Delivery

Serhii Kostrikov

Analysis of 3D datasets from optically cleared glioblastoma tissues can inform on drug delivery strategies


Martin Kræmer
Prodrugs and Linker Systems for Degradation in Diseased Tissue as part of Liposomal Drug Delivery Systems
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Activation and migration characteristics of intestinal dendritic cell subsets
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Multimodal Biophotonics Imaging of Cancer Biomarkers
Rasmus Münter
Interactions Between Blood Components and Lipid Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery
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Improving cochlear implant performance with new pulse shapes: a multidisciplinary approach

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Big Data approaches for prediction of clinically relevant outcomes
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Metagenomic data stratied using articial intelligence
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Deep Learning Methods for Clinical Sleep Analysis

Martin Lind Ommen
Micromachined 2D Transducers and Phantoms for 3D Super-resolution Ultrasound Imaging
Kristina Søborg Pedersen
New approaches to 45Ti, 64Cu, 68Ga, and 89Zr purification by liquid-liquid extraction and development of a 45Ti-labeled PET tracer for the diagnosis of prostate cancer
Nadia Viborg Petersen

Interrogating T cells specific to mutated and shared tumor epitopes in mouse and man

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Augmenting metagenomic-wide association studies by grouping species that share a functional potential or ecological role

Sriram Thoppe Rajendran
Development of sensors and compact, modular detection units for real-time monitoring in static and microfluidics
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Clinical auditory profiling and profile-based hearing-aid fitting
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Computational Modelling and Optimization of Electric Fields Generated by Transcranial Brain Stimulation
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Three dimensional flow and micro-flow imaging using Row-Column Arrays
Viktoria Sereti
Nanocolloids and Ultrasound: Applications in Imaging and Treatment of Cancer
Sara Sigurdardottir

Synthesis of targeting ligands for improved drug delivery to the brain

Camilla Stavnsbjerg

Preclinical evaluation of TLR7/8 agonist drug delivery systems for cancer immunotherapy

Mathilda Weywadt

Drug delivery for cancer immunotherapy. The development and evaluation of a versatile platform for delivery of oligodeoxynucleotides for cancer immunotherapy

Laura Serioli Øland
Centrifugal microfluidics for cell-based assays in flow


Axel Ahrens
Characterizing auditory and audio-visual perception in virtual environments
Mohammed Albannay
Triple resonant electromagnetic structures for polarization transfer in DNP
Anthoula Arta

Drug delivery to the retina, Lipidic nanoparticles for the treatment of compromised bloodretinal barrier

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Novel technologies for interrogating T cell recognition
Marie Louise Laub Busk
Fabrication and utilisationof solid-phase microdroplet arrays for nucleic acid detection and other applications
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Data-driven classification algorithms for identification and characterization of early neurodegeneration
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Preclinical Evaluation of Drug Delivery Systems for Immunotherapy
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DNA Repair Pathway Aberrationsin Personalized Chemotherapy
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Title: Characterizing neural mechanisms of attention-driven speech processing
Francesca Garbarino
Title: Low-cost polymer chip for isothermal amplification assay
Rie Beck Hansen
Parallel imaging for hyperpolarized metabolic magnetic resonance imaging
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Investigationof Pharmacological Manipulationon Brain Connectivityi n Rats and Humans for Improvement of Drug Development
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Predicting speech perception of normal-hearing and  hearing-impaired listeners 
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Translational Informatics in Toxicology
Niclas Alexander Jansen
Binaural Streaming in Cochlear Implant Patients
Lucia Alcala Jimenez
Title: Miniaturized broadband vibration energy harvesting
Ditte E. Jæhger
Preclinical Evaluation of Novel Drug Delivery Platforms for the Improvement of Adoptive T cell Therapy
Jennifer S. Jørgensen
A Preclinical Evaluation of Cancer Treatments -  with focus on drug delivery and combinatorial approaches
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Dissecting immune and stromal niches along the length of the human intestine
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Metagenomics in wine fermentation
Borys Kowalewski
Assessing the effects of hearing-aid dynamic-range compression on auditory  signal processing and perception 
Ditte Villum Madsen
Liposome-based delivery of chemotherapy and immunotherapy for stimulation of antitumor immunity
Title: Raman spectroscopy in microfluidics
PhD thesis Chiara Mazzoni
Loading and coating of microcontainers for oral drug delivery
Kamilla Kjærgaard Munk
Improved prediction methods for understanding the TCR-peptide-MHC interaction
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Computed tomography metal artifact reduction  for radiotherapy using magnetic resonance imaging
Cristina Pasquinelli
Safety and dose estimation of transcranial focused ultrasound stimulation (TFUS)
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MHC multimer-binding CD8 T cells:  Optimized detection, automated analysis and identification of antigen specific CD8 T cells in Narcolepsy type 1 
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Peptide-MHC-directed expansion of antigen-responsive CD8 T cells using antigen-presenting scaffolds

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Identification of T Cell Antigens for Precision-Targeted Immune Therapy of Cancer

John Rizk (2019)

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Transciptional and post-translational control of T lymphocytes
Fabio Tentor
Development and Characterization of Drug Delivery Systems  for Oral and Intravaginal Applications 
Maria York-Duran
Title: Design, characterisation and in vitro evaluation of a multicompartment carrier in the submicron range
Lukas Vaut
Additive Manufacturing and Characterization of Mini-Devices for Oral Drug Delivery
Marlitt Viehrig
SERS-based sensing platforms for quantitative detection in liquid 
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Advanced Materials for the Delivery of Anti-Cancer Compounds and Imaging Contrast Agents