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Austrian R&D inside

Scientists, researchers, research promoters and politicans are part of our vivid community. Within this special you can read about their success stories, initiatives and aims for the future.

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16.11.2017

Veni Vidi Vici: How natural killer cells conquer the superbug Klebsiella

Multidrug resistance of microbes poses a serious global threat to human health. Such resistant strains of ...
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The new nonreciprocal device acts as a roundabout for photons © IST Austria/Birgit Rieger
14.11.2017

Essential quantum computer component downsized by two orders of magnitude

Researchers at IST Austria have built compact photon directional devices. Their micrometer-scale, nonmagnetic ...
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14.11.2017

Lecture by Michael I. Jordan available on IST Austria's YouTube channel

Professor Michael I. Jordan from the University of California, Berkeley, is considered the most influential computer ...
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13.11.2017

The ecosystem of the Arctic Ocean

The Vienna-based biologist Renate Degen is intent on establishing a first exact idea of the ecosystem on and in the Arctic sea floor. With the support of the Austrian Science Fund ...
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10.11.2017

How challenges change the way you think

Lost in time and space: Challenging situations - both positive and negative - make it harder for the brain to understand where and when things happen. This is the result of ...
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08.11.2017

The key to a nut: Cockatoos match objects into corresponding frames in a tool-use task

The Goffin's cockatoo is not a specialised tool user in the wild but has shown the capacity to invent and ...
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Scientists have developed a protocol that can be used to connect quantum systems that are encoded differently © Uni Innsbruck/Harald Ritsch
06.11.2017

Researchers Develop Data Bus for Quantum Computer

The quantum world is fragile; error correction codes are needed to protect the information stored in a quantum object from the deteriorating effects of ...
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06.11.2017

The Habsburg army - a babel of languages

Eleven regimental languages and countless dialects: the Habsburg army was a Babel of languages. In a project funded by the Austrian Science Fund FWF, the historian Tamara Scheer ...
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How many paths are there? Students learn new methods of enumeration © Franca Hoffmann
31.10.2017

Beyond classroom and curriculum: a summer of math and community in Africa

What did you do this summer? A group of young scientists at the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST ...
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30.10.2017

Better injection systems for diesel engines

One of the elements modern diesel engines require to become energy-efficient and clean are precisely controllable injection nozzles using piezo crystals. How exactly these ...
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