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The DIGITAL Institute has developed a system for transporting contaminated or highly infectious people by aeroplane and monitoring them with sensors.
Gerhard Paar from the DIGITAL Institute presenting the work on the Hera 3D GIS, Photo: JOANNEUM RESEARCH, P. Caballo-Perucha
Our experts from DIGITAL presented their contribution to space security at the HERA INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP.
Credit: Matthias Rüther, Institute Director DIGITAL and Project Coordinator ESRIUM, Photo: M. Rindler
The test week for the ESRIUM H2020 project took place last week from 31.07.-04.08. at the DigiTrans Proving Ground in St. Valentin. The week should…
Credit: 3D model ÖBB infrastructure, JOANNEUM RESEARCH
TARO - Towards Automated Rail Operation: under this motto, the Austrian Federal Railways laid a foundation stone in digitization in order to…
Credit: Fraunhofer Austria GmbH, Kick-Off-Meeting PRESENT

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Kick-off for PRESENT

With an innovative security-by-design approach, our DIGITAL and ROBOTICS researchers want to solve security problems of our time.
Credit: JOANNEUM RESERCH, Karl Radakovitz (JR), Franz Graf (JR), Rudolf Procházka (Powerdynax), Matuš Honek (Powerdynax) started a successful cooperation to install AKUT® in the Czech Republic's tunnels. (from left to right)
The Acoustic Tunnel Monitoring system AKUT® will go into operation in Brno and Prague before the end of 2023. The AKUT® systems in both tunnels are…
Patrick Luley is head of the Digital Twin Lab
In the air, on the ground and on the road: the Digital Twin Lab creates digital twins with various measuring devices. In this way, reality can be…
Matthias Rüther leitet seit Anfang 2022 das Institut DIGITAL.
Matthias Rüther, Director of DIGITAL, in an interview about the digital mobility transition and the influence of the human factor on developments in…
WKO Styria in cooperation with DIH Süd, UNI Graz, Know Center and JOANNEUM RESEARCH invited to an exclusive digitization breakfast including workshop. Credit: DHI South
Werner Bailer from the DIGITAL Institute was present at the business breakfast of the Styrian Chamber of Commerce and was able to contribute his…
3D reconstruction from Mastcam-Z camera stereo images of the Boston Knob Formation.
Images from Mars: A recent publication on their interpretation and 3D visualization.
Credit: Credit: JOANNEUM RESEARCH, (from left to right) The delegation of SPIE in one of the ventilation caverns of the Gleinalm tunnel: Andreas Ogris (SPIE Dürr Austria), Jonathan Debeve (SPIE Belgium), Gerald Koenis (SPIE Nederland), Peter van Leeuwen (SPIE Nederland), Franz Graf (JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL).
A delegation from SPIE Netherlands and SPIE Belgium visited JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL from February 8 to 10 and learned about the tunnel monitoring…
Heinz Mayer, Gaby Schaunig, Peter Kaiser and Matthias Rüther with drone and special vehicle.
Carinthia is investing one million euro in the development of the Digital Twin Lab at our DIGITAL Institute in Klagenfurt. Digital twins digitally map…
Taylor: KI has a face
TailoredMedia supports media archives in keywording video content and facilitates research for researchers and journalists. The research project is…
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The AKUT® acoustic tunnel monitoring system could help make the Aubing tunnel near Munich even safer in the future. Franz Graf from the research group…
Group photo of the Quantum Software Engineering Workshop
With international participation, the first workshop on Quantum Software Engineering took place at the ICT Technology Park at the University of…
Credit: Lakeside Science & Technology Park GmbH / Gert Steinthaler
Starting next year, there will be a Digital Twin Lab at Lakeside Park Klagenfurt. The DIGITAL Institute is pleased about the expansion of the location…
Gruppenfoto des Konsortiums des ESRIUM Projekts vor der Zentrale der JOANNEUM RESEARCH in Graz
Road damage such as small cracks, ruts or potholes are potential safety risks and cause high maintenance costs for road operators every year. In a…
The DIGITAL and MeteoSolutions team at the MTWE stand in Paris. Our team (f.l.t.r.) Jürgen Lang (MeteoSolutions), Harald Ganster (JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL) and Jean-Philippe Andreu (JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL)
After a three-year break from the MTWE - Meteorological Technology World Expo, JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL and its cooperation partner MeteoSolutions…
Representation of detected plants on a rail track.
Automated detection and control of vegetation on Austria's roads and railways is the goal of a project by the DIGITAL Institute, ASFINAG and ÖBB.
© FotoCRafie, Group photo of all award winners (from left to right): Karlheinz Gutjahr, Janik Deutscher (both Joanneum Research), Alexander Graf (Green Energy Lab), Lukas Prammer (Energie.Family), Dijana Janevska (ESA BIC / Science Park Graz), Christian Fuchs, Sophie Hoffmann (both BMK), Andreas Salentinig (ubicube), Sebastian Vogler (Beetle ForTech).
Congratulations to Janik Deutscher, Karlheinz Gutjahr, Martin Puhm and Andreas Wimmer from Intitut DIGITAL for winning the Space4Energy Hackathon…
Large satellite antenna in the UK in use for the lunar mission

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Artemis mission: News from the moon

The launch of NASA's Artemis I rocket is the first step toward bringing people to the moon again. A receiver developed at the DIGITAL Institute…
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As part of the testEPS research project, experts from the DIGITAL Institute were invited to create a spatial digital twin of the DigiTrans test track…
Patrick Luley and Stefan Ladstätter present a precise digital twin for the road traffic area at the C ITS trade fair
The ATTC invited experts from research and development as well as road operators and representatives of public administration to the ASFINAG site in…
Panoramic view over the Seetaler Alpe, Photo: Günther Obertaxer
Disruptions in the field of navigation have been a major issue for years and are extremely critical in both the military and civilian sectors. Jamming…
Group photo of the expert panel during the tour of the Arlberg tunnel, participants from left to right: Marco Tietze - Funkwerk AG, Bruno Klimmer - ASFINAG, Helmut Kern - Aquasys Technik GmbH, Benjamin Zimmermann, Autobahn GmbH, Thomas Schuh, Autobahn GmbH, Rene Schmetz, Autobahn GmbH, Franz Graf - JOANNEUM RESEARCH
In the night from 4 October to 5 October 2022, the Arlberg Tunnel was closed for maintenance work. Representatives of the German Autobahn GmbH took…
Group photo of the kick-off participants of the new forest monitoring project "AI-Driven Forest Health Risk Indicator" - a cooperation of JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL, BeetleForTech and ZAMG.

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How healthy are our forests?

The project team of the research group "Remote Sensing and Geoinformation" at the DIGITAL Institute is investigating this question in the new FFG…
On 19 July and 21 July 2022 respectively, the first two corner reflectors have now been set up at the Graz-Thalerhof Airport site.
Improving the accuracy of atmospheric corrections of radar satellite data specific to the complex topography of the Alps.
Group picture in front of the Digital Waste Research Lab of the University of Leoben in St. Michael/Styria
As part of a GreenTech Circular Future Jour-Fixe, the DIGITAL Institute visited the Digital Waste Research Lab of the University of Leoben and the…
Image for the project QuanCo, the Quantum Computing Challenge, a cross-research group collaboration at the DIGITAL Institute of the JOANNEUM RESEARCH company.
Be quantum ready is the motto of the new QuanCo project.
Thomas Orgel from the Connecting Computing research group at JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL prepares the social robot PEPPER for its deployment at Merkur Insurance Company.
PEPPER currently welcomes visitors to the Merkur Insurance headquarters and collects valuable data on interaction with people.
The project consortium and guests in front of the JOANNEUM RESEARCH headquarters, Credit: Rindler/JOANNEUM RESEARCH

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B.PREPARED for all Emergencies

On May 30 and 31, 2022, the second workshop in the KIRAS project B.PREPARED - Emergency Planning and Decision Support System for Accidents with…
Manfred Klopschitz (left) and Gerald Lodron (right) at the trade fair for quality assurance - Control 2022
The Image Analysis and Measurement Systems research group was present at the International Trade Fair for Quality Assurance and presented new research…
Mars in 3D at the FIFTEEN SECONDS FESTIVAL 2022
At the big innovation and creativity festival in Graz, Gerhard Paar opened the stage at DOM IM BERG today with a lecture on the Austrian contribution…
Video conference image of how asteroids can be deflected from their orbit.
DI Gerhard Paar of DIGITAL held a presentation on June the 6th to delegates of the UNOOSA (United United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs) on…
AKUT at the tunnel conference in Graz
On 9 and 10 May 2022, the first tunnel conference since 2018 took place in Graz.
Franz Graf presents the Acoustic Tunnel Monitoring on stage.
The International Fire Academy (IFA) held its annual commanders' forum in Berlin from March 16 to 18, 2022, to promote the international exchange of…
First joint workshop in the B.PREPARED project
On March 22nd and 23rd, 2022, the first workshop in the KIRAS project B.PREPARED – aimed at emergency planning and decision support system for…
Werner Preininger welcomes the expert audience at the DIGITAL stand.
DIGITAL presents its innovative offer for the documentation and management of cultural heritage at the CULTURA SUISSE, the trade fair for museums,…
AKUT at the Intertraffic in Amsterdam
Intertraffic is the largest trade fair for traffic management and mobility solutions, as well as traffic safety and parking, and was held in Amsterdam…
Richard Kriesche, TV-Tod III, 1974/2000, © Generali Foundation Collection—Permanent Loan to the Museum der Moderne Salzburg
The current exhibition of Prof. Richard Kriesche's work in Salzburg shows how well technology from the field of the Internet of Things can be combined…
Leonore Gewessler Federal Minister for Climate Protection, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology
Numerous guests of honour attended the opening of CLC East. JOANNEUM RESEARCH is a member of this knowledge and innovation community for the…
Interview: Space Technology For Everyday Use
Michael Schönhuber leads the research group Space and Communication Technology in DIGITAL. He and his team are well networked in the sector and enable…
Pioneering Work From Austria

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Pioneering Work From Austria

A team of specialists in JOANNEUM RESEARCH has achieved pioneering work in the field of satellite communication: For the first time, satellite signals…
The workshop participants stand together.
From 2022, the first pilot projects in the area of monitoring road infrastructure and digitalisation of the road network are to be implemented.
Günter Lammer and Michael Schönhuber stand for a photo in the workshop with the video distrometers before handing them over to the shipping company for delivery to China.
The worldwide unique distrometer developed by DIGITAL has become a real export hit. A large order from China has just been completed and is about to…
The representatives of the delegation visit stand together for a photo.
A delegation of the tunnel chain "Blanka" talking about the acoustic tunnel monitoring system AKUT.
The representatives of the delegation visit stand together for a final photo.
Representatives of the Czech highway directorate talking about the performance of AKUT.
TailoredMedia celebrates UNESCO’s World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
The World Audiovisual Heritage Day, designated by UNESCO, takes place on October 27th.
JOANNEUM RESEARCH VR-SenseCity, exhibit view
The "STEIERMARK SCHAU" and DIGITAL invite you to an interactive exhibit with mindfulness coach and virtual sensory experiences. As part of the…
The participants of the final event of the project ABC Mouse stand on the stairs of JOANNEUM RESEARCH for a joint final photo.
The results of the project ABC MAUS (Modelling of the atmospheric dispersion of NBC ordnance and situational awareness improvement through sensor data…