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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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Interdisciplinary team of scientists develops a new numerical technique to describe molecules in solvents © IST Austria
21.12.2018

Description of rotating molecules made easy

Feynman diagrams are a powerful tool in condensed matter physics. By turning highly complex equations into sets of simple diagrams, the method has ...
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20.12.2018

Rumbling ground

Geologists from the University of Innsbruck used earthquake waves to investigate movements within the eastern Alpine crust. Numerous small, but also large, ...
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19.12.2018

OECD report praises achievements of IST Austria

In the nine years since its campus opened in Klosterneuburg, the Institute of Science and Technology (IST Austria) ...
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Robert Legenstein (left) and Wolfgang Maass (right) © Lunghammer/TU Graz
19.12.2018

Our brain - the most exciting computer of all time

The human brain has computing elements similar to the biggest supercomputers, but needs only a fraction of their energy. And it is constantly learning. ...
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Researchers were able to investigate the behavior of the monkeys with an unprecedented degree of precision © Vedrana Šlipogor
19.12.2018

Marmoset monkeys expect the melody's closing tone

In speech and music, words and notes depend on each other. Humans are highly sensitive to such dependencies, but the evolutionary origins of this capacity ...
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19.12.2018

Austrian-Czech project provides open access to research infrastructure

Initiated in 2016, the project RIAT-CZ creates synergies between research infrastructures in the border region between Austria and the Czech ...
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Helmut Eichlseder develops propulsion systems at TU Graz © Foto Furgler
18.12.2018

The whole spectrum: types of propulsion, motivation and people

In the beginning was his enthusiasm for motorbikes. Today Helmut Eichlseder drives engine development forward at TU Graz - and here he talks ...
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Cells lose contacts between each other during fluidization. Cells remain in tight contact when fluidization is impaired © Nicoletta Petridou
18.12.2018

When a fish becomes fluid

Zebrafish aren't just surrounded by liquid, but turn liquid - in part - during their development. As the zebrafish embryo develops from a ball of cells to a ...
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Heinz Amenitsch heads the TU Graz team in Trieste © Lunghammer - TU Graz
14.12.2018

TU Graz researchers are getting a (nano) perspective

TU Graz operates two beamlines at the 'Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste' research facility in which structures and properties of materials can be investigated at the ...
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Stefan Spirk, Andreas Petrovic and Hermann Scharfetter © Lunghammer/TU Graz
13.12.2018

Researchers lay foundation for smart contrast medium

Under the leadership of TU Graz, an international research team has developed a contrast medium concept for MRI, promising unprecedented features in ...
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