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Vacuum chamber with purple glow.
Vacuum chamber with purple glow.

The quantum movements of a small glass sphere could be controlled for the first time in Vienna by combining microscopy with control engineering,…

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Two TU Graz researchers in a physics lab, between cables and equipment

The absorption of energy from laser light by free electrons in a liquid has been demonstrated for the first time. Until now, this process was observed…

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Two TU Graz researchers in a physics lab, between cables and equipment
Black background on which are white dots connected by lines.
Black background on which are white dots connected by lines.

TU Wien and IARAI jointly research modern computer architectures for machine learning.

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Image divided into two halves: on the left, the bitumen surface is shown in red and yellow, on the right in blue and green.

Although the history of bitumen dates back to the third millennium BC, only little is known about its surface structure. Researchers from TU Wien are…

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Image divided into two halves: on the left, the bitumen surface is shown in red and yellow, on the right in blue and green.
Four gentlemen and a woman in festive dress in front of a wall with railway pictures
Four gentlemen and a woman in festive dress in front of a wall with railway pictures

TU Graz, voestalpine, ÖBB, Siemens Mobility Austria and Virtual Vehicle pool their railway expertise. The Research Cluster Railway Systems research…

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subdomains represented by dots, and connecting lines in between

A dangerous security vulnerability was discovered by TU Wien in collaboration with the Ca’ Foscari University (Italy): Anyone who assumes control over…

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subdomains represented by dots, and connecting lines in between
Image of a solar flare, image is supplemented by data axes
Image of a solar flare, image is supplemented by data axes

The influence of solar events on satellite-based applications such as orbit determination, telecommunications or navigation is being investigated by…

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two people in the lab

How reproducible are measurements in solid-state physics? New measurements show: An allegedly sensational effect does not exist at all.

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two people in the lab

Making mining greener is a major goal of a new EU project in which Montanuniversität Leoben is significantly involved. Digital solutions are to make…

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TU Graz researchers in the midst of mechanical laboratory equipment

Aortic dissection is a life-threatening tear in the aortic wall. At present, little is known about the causes. Researchers at TU Graz have now…

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TU Graz researchers in the midst of mechanical laboratory equipment

In order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, automotive manufacturers are increasingly turning to aluminum, which is three times lighter than…

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Electricity pylon on green meadow

Insulator strings connect the live conductor to overhead-line towers. Researchers at TU Graz simulated for the first time when and under what…

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Electricity pylon on green meadow
Original photos and comparison of algorithm-based calculations
Original photos and comparison of algorithm-based calculations

Using the visual cortex as a model in the human brain, the research group led by ERC-award-winner Thomas Pock has developed new mathematical models…

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Detail of a car wheel

"We have a problem and nobody knows how big it is," says TU Graz researcher Peter Fischer. But one thing is certain: brakes cause more particulate…

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Detail of a car wheel
Beiger Hintergrund durchzogen von braunen Linien mit der orangen Aufschrift „Wood. Rethinking Material“ GAM.17 Architecture Magazine.
Beiger Hintergrund durchzogen von braunen Linien mit der orangen Aufschrift „Wood. Rethinking Material“ GAM.17 Architecture Magazine.

The current issue of the Graz Architecture Magazine (GAM) takes a fresh look at the architectural complexity of wood and explores the material's…

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Bearded man with ice block in the laboratory

Researchers from TU Graz in Austria and the Universities of Cambridge and Surrey succeeded to track down the first step in ice formation at a surface,…

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Bearded man with ice block in the laboratory
laboratory samples
laboratory samples

In pharmaceutical research, small tissue spheres are used as mini-organ models for reproducible tests. TU Wien has found a way to develop a reliable…

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atomic structure. in the background: low temperature devices

A research team from TU Wien together with US research institutes came across a surprising form of "quantum criticality". This could lead to a design…

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atomic structure. in the background: low temperature devices
Photo of Leila Taghizadeh
Photo of Leila Taghizadeh

Mathematician Leila Taghizadeh is researching new methods to describe nano-components. She has now been awarded the TU Wien Hannspeter Winter Preis.

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digital version of a single celled organism

How do simple creatures manage to move to a specific place? Artificial intelligence and a physical model from TU Wien can now explain this.

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digital version of a single celled organism
frayed, vegetable cellulose foam cube
frayed, vegetable cellulose foam cube

Researchers at TU Graz develop green alternatives to fossil raw materials. Bio-based materials are expected to reduce pollution and drive the shift to…

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Man sitting in front of computer

The shoe from the company Tec-Innovation warns blind and visually impaired people of obstacles thanks to ultrasonic sensors. Computer scientists at TU…

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Man sitting in front of computer
T cell and antigen-presenting cell
T cell and antigen-presenting cell

T cells use their antigen receptors like sticky fingers - a team from TU Wien and MedUni Vienna was able to observe them doing so.

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Lukas Aumayr in front of a white wall with formulas on it.

A protocol has been developed at TU Wien that makes transactions with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin faster and more secure.

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Lukas Aumayr in front of a white wall with formulas on it.
[Translate to English:] Zwei Männer bedienen Batterien-Crashanlage
[Translate to English:] Zwei Männer bedienen Batterien-Crashanlage

Studies at TU Graz show that the older an traction battery of electric vehicles (EV) is, the lower the danger it poses. Now the researchers and…

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A molecule interacts with a surface.

The acidity of molecules can be easily determined, but until now it was not possible to measure this important property for atoms on a surface. With a…

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A molecule interacts with a surface.
a cable and electrons
a cable and electrons

Is it possible to transmit information through a material in the form of electron spins? New measurements show: not in the way that scientists had…

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Graphic shows molecules and surface structures

Using machine learning methods, researchers at TU Graz can predict the structure formation of functionalized molecules at the interfaces of hybrid…

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Graphic shows molecules and surface structures
Two objects with lubricant in between
Two objects with lubricant in between

In extreme heat or in the vacuum of space: a novel nanomaterial delivers top performance in extreme situations, as demonstrated by TU Wien (Vienna)…

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A man stands in front of a data cloud

With an eye on future mobile communications standards, a European consortium is working on the next generation of antennas for wireless networks.…

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A man stands in front of a data cloud