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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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Garden ant workers interacting with one another © Ferrigato, Metzler/IST Austria
22.02.2018

Helping in spite of risk: Ants perform risk-averse sanitary care of infectious nest mates

Ants care for their sick nest mates in different ways, depending on their own immune status. When ...
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16.02.2018

First conference on "Frontiers of Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics and Optomechanics" held at IST Austria a success

Over the past three days, the city of Klosterneuburg, near ...
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Entangled qubits are sent to measurement devices which output a sequence of zeroes and ones © Juan Palomino
15.02.2018

Fingerprints of quantum entanglement

Quantum entanglement is a key feature of a quantum computer. Yet, how can we verify that a quantum computer indeed incorporates a large-scale entanglement? Using ...
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14.02.2018

An International PhD via Thinface

In the last four years, 14 young scientists worked in the field of advanced materials across Europe in the training network Thinface and are now completing their ...
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13.02.2018

15 years old. Student. And interested in electronics.

Nikolaus is 15 years old and is studying for a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering. He's one of three young students who are currently attending ...
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12.02.2018

TU Graz researcher on Forbes ́ "30 under 30" list

Forbes magazine lists Johanna Pirker, a computer scientist at TU Graz, among the 30 most interesting minds from Europe under the age ...
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Theoretical physicists propose to use negative interference to control heat flow in quantum devices © Barzanjeh, Xuereb, Aquilina
09.02.2018

Interference as a new method for cooling quantum devices

Quantum computer parts are sensitive and need to be cooled to very low temperatures. Their tiny size makes them particularly susceptible to ...
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09.02.2018

VerticalFarming: Lettuce from the skyscraper next door

Vertical farms are greenhouses - only the cultivated areas are not laid out next, but rather stacked up on top of each other. A Graz-Viennese concept combines structure ...
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Previous games influence decisions in other independent games through crosstalk © IST Austria
07.02.2018

Researchers develop the first model to capture crosstalk in social dilemmas

The idea that previous interactions can affect unrelated future decisions might seem obvious: the stranger ...
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Das Anlegen eines elektrischen Feldes verändert die Symmetrie des Kristalls und treibt einen Übergang von einem Metall (links) zu einem Isolator (rechts) an © He/Franchini
07.02.2018

The Schrödinger equation as a Quantum clock

Materials with controllable quantum mechanical properties are of great importance for the electronics and quantum computers of the future. However, finding or ...
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