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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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19.06.2018

Is the sky the limit?

What stops a species adapting to an ever-wider range of conditions, continuously expanding its geographic range? The biomathematician Jitka Polechová, an Elise Richter Fellow at the University of Vienna, ...
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Peter Brunnhofer in the structural durability laboratory © TU Graz
18.06.2018

Face to Face: Run of the mill would be boring

What structural durability and bouldering have in common and how mechatronics engineer Peter Brunnhofer came to be head of the Fatigue Testing Laboratory at TU Graz is revealed in ...
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15.06.2018

To share or not to share?

When are primary school children willing to share valuable resources with others and when are they not? A team of researchers from the University of Vienna lead by cognitive biologist ...
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Markus Koch (l.) and Andreas Hauser (r.) present their prototype © Lunghammer/TU Graz
15.06.2018

Searching for traces: Recovering gold, copper and aluminium from waste

In New Zealand he prospected for gold. In Graz Andreas Hauser and his colleague Markus Koch have developed a device which can recover ...
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A magnetic sensor in which the magnetic transducer element has a vortex state © Dieter Suess et al.
14.06.2018

Realization of high-performance magnetic sensors due to magnetic vortex structures

Magnetic sensors play a key role in a variety of applications, such as speed and position sensing in the ...
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Kathrin Heckenbichler and Rolf Breinbauer © TU Graz
14.06.2018

Manipulated enzymes: Milestone in biocatalysis research

TU Graz researchers managed for the first time ever to 'retrain' an enzyme to build ring-shaped molecular structures instead of performing its ...
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Mathematician is honored with Austria
13.06.2018

IST Austria Professor Herbert Edelsbrunner receives 2018 Wittgenstein Prize

Herbert Edelsbrunner, a professor at the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) since 2009, ...
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13.06.2018

Formation of a New Scholarly Society to Study Antisemitism

Scholars and policymakers who assembled in Vienna at the recent conference An End to Antisemitism! unanimously approved the proposal to form a new ...
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Phallusia mammillata, a type of ascidia © Waielbi (CC BY-SA 3.0)
11.06.2018

Two bilateral French-Austrian research projects start at IST Austria

Two joint projects between labs at the Institute of Science and Technology Austria and at French research ...
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06.06.2018

European Commission supports DigiTwins

DigiTwins received an invitation from the European Commission to enter the next stage of the competition to become an EU Flagship for Future and Emerging Technologies. ...
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