Agner Krarup Erlang Agner Krarup Erlang (1 January 1878 – 3 February 1929) was a Danish mathematician, statistician and engineer, who invented the fields of traffic engineering and queueing theory.
Aksel C. Wiin-Nielsen Aksel C. Wiin-Nielsen (17 February 1924 – 26 April 2010) was a Danish professor of meteorology at University of Copenhagen, University of Michigan, Director of the ECMWF, and Secretary-General o...
Anders Krogh Professor Anders Krogh is a bioinformatician at the University of Copenhagen, where he leads the university's bioinformatics center. He is well known for his pioneering work on the use of hidden Markov models in bioinformatics, and is co-author of a widely used textbook in bioinformatics.
August Busck August Busck was a Danish entomologist who became an American citizen.
Bent Formby Bent Formby is a biochemist and researcher.
Bernhard Bang Bernhard Lauritz Frederik Bang (June 7, 1848 Sorø - June 22, 1932 Copenhagen), was a Danish veterinarian.
Birger Hjørland Birger Hjørland (born January 1, 1947 in Denmark) is a professor of Knowledge Organization at the Royal School of Library and Information Science (RSLIS) in Copenhagen.
C.G. Johannes Petersen Carl Georg Johannes Petersen (1860-1928) was a Danish marine biologist, especially fisheries biologist.
Carl Hansen Ostenfeld Carl Emil Hansen Ostenfeld (born Carl Emil Ostenfeld-Hansen) (3 August 1873 – 16 January 1931) was a Danish systematic botanist.
Carl Wesenberg-Lund Carl Jørgen Wesenberg-Lund (December 22, 1867 in Copenhagen - November 12, 1955), D.Phil, professor of limnology 1922-1939 at the University of Copenhagen, was a Danish zoologist and freshwater ...
Carsten Olsen Carsten Erik Olsen (March 1, 1891 – August 19, 1974) was a Danish plant ecologist and plant physiologist, who pioneered the study of plant nutrition in soils of different pH. He was born in Cope...
Caspar Bartholin the Elder Caspar Bartholin the Elder was born at Malmø, Denmark and was a polymath, finally accepting a professorship in medicine at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1613.
Christian Bohr Christian Harald Lauritz Peter Emil Bohr (1855–1911, both in Copenhagen) was a Danish physician, father of the physicist and Nobel laureate Niels Bohr, as well as the mathematician Harald Bohr and grandfather of another physicist and nobel laureate Aage Bohr.
Dorte Juul Jensen Dorte Juul Jensen is a senior scientist and head of the Center for Fundamental Research: Metal Structures in Four Dimensions and Materials Research Division, Risø DTU National Laboratory for Sus...
Eigil Friis-Christensen Eigil Friis-Christensen is an expert in space physics, and Director of the Danish National Space Center.
Emil Christian Hansen Emil Christian Hansen (May 8, 1842 – August 27, 1909) was a Danish mycologist and fermentation physiologist.
Emil Rostrup Frederik Georg Emil Rostrup was a Danish botanist, mycologist and plant pathologist.
Erik Viborg Erik Nissen Viborg (April 5, 1759 - September 25, 1822) was a Danish veterinarian and botanist.
Eugenius Warming Johannes Eugenius Bülow Warming (3 November 1841 – 2 April 1924), known as Eugen Warming, was a Danish botanist and a main founding figure of the scientific discipline of ecology.
Frederik Børgesen Fredrik Christian Emil Børgesen (1 January 1866, Copenhagen – 22 March 1956, Frederiksberg) was a Danish botanist and phycologist.
Georges Dreyer Georges Dreyer ForMemRS (4 July 1873 - 17 August 1934) was a Danish pathologist.
Hans Christian Gram Hans Christian Joachim Gram (September 13, 1853 - November 14, 1938) was a Danish bacteriologist.
Hans Eiberg Hans Eiberg, (born 1945) is a Danish geneticist, known for the discovery of the genetic mutation causing blue eyes.
Hans Ussing Hans Henrikson Ussing was a Danish scientist, best known for having invented the Ussing chamber.
Henrik I. Christensen Henrik Iskov Christensen (born July 16, 1962 in Frederikshavn, Denmark) is a Danish roboticist and a Distinguished Professor of Computer Science in the School of Interactive Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Inge Lehmann Inge Lehmann ForMemRS (May 13, 1888 – February 21, 1993), was a Danish seismologist who discovered the Earth's inner core.
Ivan Damgård Ivan Bjerre Damgård is a Danish cryptographer and currently a professor at the Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark.
Jan Mohr Jan Gunnar Faye Mohr, was a Norwegian-Danish physician and geneticist, known for his discovery of the first cases of autosomal genetic linkage in man, between the Lutheran blood groups and the ABH-secretor system, and between these and the hereditary disease myotonic dystrophy.
Johan Samuel Augustin Johan Samuel Augustin (March 31, 1715 in Oldenburg in Frisia, Germany – April 26, 1785 in Copenhagen) was a German-Danish astronomical writer and civil servant.
Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger (April 23, 1867 Silkeborg – January 30, 1928 Copenhagen) was a Danish scientist, physician, and professor of pathological anatomy who won the 1926 Nobel Prize...
Johannes Fibiger Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger (April 23, 1867 Silkeborg – January 30, 1928 Copenhagen) was a Danish scientist, physician, and professor of pathological anatomy who won the 1926 Nobel Prize...
Klaus Bechgaard Klaus Bechgaard (born March 5, 1945 in Copenhagen, Denmark) is a Danish scientist and chemist, noted for being one of the first scientists in the world to synthesize a number of organic charge transfer complexes and demonstrate their superconductivity, threreof the name Bechgaard salt.
Knud Illeris Knud Illeris (born 7 March 1939) is a Danish scientist and professor of lifelong learning.
Lars Knudsen Lars Ramkilde Knudsen is a Danish researcher in cryptography, particularly interested in the design and analysis of block ciphers, hash functions and message authentication codes.
Lasse Hessel Lasse Hessel also known as "the family doctor", is a Danish inventor, author and MD noted for such inventions as the Femidom and the Femi-X pill, and an internationally acknowledged expert on nutrition and dietary fibre.
Lene Hau Lene Vestergaard Hau (born in Vejle, Denmark, on November 13, 1959) is a Danish physicist.
Milena Penkowa Milena Penkowa (born 1973) is a former Danish neuroscientist who was a Professor at the Panum Institute at the University of Copenhagen from 2009–2010.
Moustapha Kassem Moustapha Kassem, MD, PhD, (born 1959) is a scientist, physician and endocrinologist based in Denmark.
Niels A. Lassen Niels Alexander Lassen was a Danish medical doctor and pioneer of neuroimaging.
Olaf Hagerup Olaf Hagerup (September 29, 1889 – March 2, 1961) was a Danish botanist.
Ole Borch Ole Borch (Jutland, 1626 – 1690) (latinized to Olaus Borrichius or Olaus Borrichus) was a Danish scientist, physician, grammarian, and poet, most famous today for being the teacher at th...
Ole Rømer Ole Christensen Rømer (25 September 1644, Århus – 19 September 1710, Copenhagen) was a Danish astronomer who in 1676 made the first quantitative measurements of the speed of light.
Ole Theodor Jensen Mortensen Ole Theodor Jensen Mortensen (1868–1952), Danish scientist, specialist at the Zoological Museum in Kobenhavn; Mortensen provided an enormous marine collection to the museum.
Ole Worm Ole Worm (13 May 1588 – 31 August 1655), who often went by the Latinized form of his name Olaus Wormius, was a Danish physician and antiquary.
Peter Laut Peter Laut is a professor Emeritus of Physics, from the Technical University of Denmark, DTU. He retired in 2003.
Piet Hein (Denmark) Piet Hein (16 December 1905 – 17 April 1996) was a Danish scientist, mathematician, inventor, designer, author, and poet, often writing under the Old Norse pseudonym "Kumbel" meaning "tomb...
Piet Hein (scientist) Piet Hein (16 December 1905 – 17 April 1996) was a Danish scientist, mathematician, inventor, designer, author, and poet, often writing under the Old Norse pseudonym "Kumbel" meaning "tomb...
Poul Thorsen Poul Thorsen is a Danish researcher, who has been accused of financial fraud, and who co-authored some of the most frequently cited studies concluding that there is no link between thimerosal-co...
Rasmus Bartholin Rasmus Bartholin (Latinized Erasmus Bartholinus; 13 August 1625 – 4 November 1698) was a Danish scientist and physician.
Rasmus Malling-Hansen Rasmus Malling-Hansen (5 September 1835 – 27 September 1890) was a Danish inventor, minister and principal at the Royal Institute for the Deaf, and one of the true pioneers of the 19th century.
Sophia Brahe Sophie Brahe, also known as Sophia Thott (24 August 1556 – 1643), was a Danish horticulturalist and student of astronomy, chemistry, and medicine, best known for assisting her brother Tych...