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…
EU Project OPTIMAL officially started!
In October 2022, we had the pleasure of welcoming the partners of the EU project OPTIMAL at our Weiz site.
Skier on the slope
PyzoFlex® technology developed at the MATERIALS Institute provides data-based feedback and detects temperature and pressure changes as well as…
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…
Novel technology to increase pot life of Silicones used in LED components
Researchers at the MATERIALS Institute developed a formulation for a Silicone elastomer that can lead to significantly reduced production costs for…
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…
Digitalisation in viniculture

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Digitalisation in viniculture

Digitalisation has already found its way into viniculture. At the MATERIALS Institute, we develop sensor systems for the determination of glucose and…
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…
Researcher Marlies Schellnegger
Regular physical exercise can positively influence aging processes and slow them down. This is proven by a collaborative study of COREMED and Med Uni…
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.
Optimized Clinical Dermal Open Flow Microperfusion Study Design to Demonstrate Bioequivalence Based on Cutaneous Pharmacokinetics
A grant awarded to JOANNEUM RESEARCH HEALTH focuses on optimizing clinical study designs and data analysis techniques that can support a comparative…
© 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…
© DigiTrans GmbH
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…
New European project Invest4Nature to boost investments in nature-based solutions
15 European organisations meet in Graz and partner up to build a market for nature-based solutions
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…
2022 Gender Equality Survey in non-university scientific and technical research
COVID-19 does not lead to a decline in women's participation in non-university research
dOFM Partnership

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Call for partnership

JOANNEUM RESEARCH HEALTH is seeking a limited number of clinical partners to adopt the Clinical Dermal Open Flow Microperfusion ( dOFM™) development…
EMERGE: 2nd Call for Proposals launched!
Free-of-charge access for research & technology organizations, industry and small-medium enterprises to develop projects on sustainable flexible…
Light up your career at CARLA Camp Graz - The Photonics Career Hub
CARLA, career camp for students and PhDs at University of Graz, is taking place from 21 - 23.09.2022.
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.
Institute Director Michael Hofbaur during the welcome address
The focus on 13.07.2022 was on the 5th generation of mobile communications. Experts presented how the technology of tomorrow is already being used…
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.
Benjamin Breiling präsentiert das Institut Robotics
On 05.07.2022, digitalisation projects in the field of "Smart Production" were presented by ROBOTICS and Fraunhofer Austria.
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…
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…
The RAAD participants in front of the venue

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RAAD 2022 in Klagenfurt

100 enthusiastic researchers met in Klagenfurt from June 8-10, 2022 for the 31st International Conference on Robotics in Alpe-Adria-Danube Region.
AKUT at the tunnel conference in Graz
On 9 and 10 May 2022, the first tunnel conference since 2018 took place in Graz.
PIK-AS Austria GmbH and MATERIALS - a cooperation from Burgenland
Smart Connected Lighting, a research group of MATERIALS, and PIK-AS Austria GmbH, both located in Southern Burgenland, have signed a strategic…
Photo of the premiere "Woyzeck Panopticon"

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The premiere of the "Woyzeck Panopticon" theatre on 12 May 2022 was a complete success.
Expert Notification: On Estimating GHG Emissions and Primary Energy of Vehicles Tested in Green NCAP - LCA Methodology and Data
Expert Notification on the methodology paper published in April 2022.
The project results were demonstrated directly on the CapSize Table.

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The finale of a promising project

The results of the three-year CapSize project were presented at a workshop at the Institute ROBOTICS on 28th April 2022.
Participants of ROBOTICS Safety Day during the force and pressure measurement

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That was the ROBOTICS Safety Day

On 28.04.2022, the Institute ROBOTICS invited to the Safety Day for the first time.
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…
Andreas Weiss, research group leader Smart Connected Lighting
DI Dr. Andreas Weiss took over the leadership of the research group "Smart Connected Lighting" at MATERIALS in Pinkafeld as of April 1st, 2022. The…
HEALTH ist Partner des AHF 2022
The Austrian Health Forum (AHF) will take place in Schladming from May 12 to 14, 2022.
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…
[Translate to English:] Certified Laboratory of biocrates - JOANNEUM RESEARCH HEALTH
We are happy and proud to announce that JOANNEUM RESEARCH’s Metabolomics Laboratory has now been certified as reference laboratory for biocrates.