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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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Battery research at TU Graz is broadly diversified © Lunghammer/TU Graz
13.09.2018

Battery-driven research at TU Graz

Batteries are a broad field of research. Energy storage systems of the future should be more powerful, more environmentally friendly, smaller and even safer - work is being done ...
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Teenagers learn about scientific models at IST Austria © APA (OTS/IST Austria)
31.08.2018

2nd annual "Top Models in Science" excites and engages

"Sommercampus" had just ended and the elementary school children had scarcely left the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST ...
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29.08.2018

Robots, evolution, rockets, art and more

More than 60 elementary school children took part in IST Austria's fifth "Sommercampus" and spent a summer week carrying out exciting scientific experiments. ...
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The Common Wolf Snake poses a serious threat to native reptiles © Pablo García-Díaz
28.08.2018

Remote islands harbour higher numbers of non-native species

The effects of island remoteness from the mainland on the number of species found on islands differs strongly for non-native compared to ...
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Browning
24.08.2018

New mathematics professor joins IST Austria

In August 2018, Tim Browning joined the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) as the Institute's newest professor of ...
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Peter Grabner in the middle with members of his team © Lunghammer/TU Graz
21.08.2018

Prize money worth millions: Exhaust gas after-treatment for diesel vehicles

Damaging nitrogen oxides (NOx) have increasingly made the headlines in the recent past due to the diesel scandal. For combustion ...
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The metamolds (red) are used to fabricate the silicone molds © Luigi Malomo
20.08.2018

Metamolds: Molding a mold

The method of fabricating objects via silicone molding has a long tradition. Until now, however, creating molds for casting complex objects required a lot ...
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Alexander Isop (second from left) and Okan Erat (second from right) with their supervisors © Baustädter/TU Graz
20.08.2018

When people and drones merge

It sounds a bit like a futuristic cyborg - what TU Graz PhD candidates Okan Erat and Alexander Isop are developing: combining the human body with a drone. In their research ...
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A water desalination system with 100 percent solar energy is the goal © IMK Solarmirrortec
17.08.2018

NEWSUN - Drinking water for the world

In many parts of the world, there is a shortage of clean drinking water. Climate change is aggravating the situation through more intensive periods of drought and increasingly ...
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16.08.2018

When sulfur disappears without trace

Many natural products and drugs feature a so-called dicarbonyl motif - in certain cases however their preparation poses a challange to organic chemists. In their ...
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