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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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24.05.2018

A system of check and balances in the blood

Hematopoietic Stem Cells (HSCs) give rise to blood and immune cells of the body, and are therefore essential for our survival. They are in a dormant state, but whenever new ...
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22.05.2018

Explanation for puzzling quantum oscillations has been found

Recently, researchers from Harvard and MIT succeeded in trapping a record 53 atoms and individually controlling ...
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IST Austria professor honored with membership in distinguished organization of life scientists © IST Austria/Paul Pölleritzer
22.05.2018

Leonid Sazanov elected member of EMBO

The European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) promotes excellence in the life sciences. Today it announced the election of 62 outstanding life ...
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Early stage of invagination of the inner cell layer, the endoderm. Cells at the margins show a strong deformation © Ulrich Technau
22.05.2018

Embryonic gene regulation through mechanical forces

During embryonic development genetic cascades control gene activity and cell differentiation. In a new publication of the journal PNAS, the team of Ulrich ...
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22.05.2018

Pragmatism as a central life strategy

Those who have the option, choose to settle down in a respectable neighbourhood. However, families with a migration background often do not have such a choice. A research project ...
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22.05.2018

Entangled atoms shine in unison

A team led by experimental physicist Rainer Blatt has succeeded in characterizing the quantum entanglement of two spatially separated atoms by observing their light emission. This ...
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22.05.2018

Turning entanglement upside down

A team of physicists from ICTP-Trieste and IQOQI-Innsbruck has come up with a surprisingly simple idea to investigate quantum entanglement of many particles. Instead ...
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Left: two example stimulus frames displayed to the rat retina. Middle and right: Reconstructions obtained with two different methods (sparse linear decoding in the middle and nonlinear decoding on the right). Green circles denote true disc positions. © Botella-Soler et al.
11.05.2018

Video of Moving Discs Reconstructed from Rat Retinal Neuron Signals

sing machine-learning techniques, a research team has reconstructed a short movie of small, randomly moving discs from ...
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Scientists receive EUROCRYPT 2018
03.05.2018

Towards sustainable blockchains

As blockchains become ever more popular and widespread, a growing concern is their sustainability: current designs, most notably the blockchain underlying the ...
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Gašper Tkačik © IST Austria/Paul Pölleritzer
13.04.2018

HFSP Research Grant and Fellowships for scientists at IST Austria

In a crowded bar, you often can't help but overhear your neighbors' squabbles and lose track of your spouse's ...
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