Research promotes Innovation

Upper Austrian Research GmbH (UAR) is the leading organization for non-university research of the federal province of Upper Austria and a key player in the research, technology and innovation policy. With its associated companies UAR promotes innovative solutions at the crossroads where fundamental research meets applied research and provides access to top-quality R&D capacities.

22. November 2021

Pro2Future: New Headquarters Opened in Linz

In September, Pro2Future hosted the 6th partner conference and welcomed guests to the official opening of the company’s new headquarters. In the summer of 2021, the research centre moved into new offices and laboratories in Science Park 4 on the campus of the Johannes Kepler University. At its headquarters in Linz, its premises in Graz and its project location in Steyr, the centre conducts research on intelligent and thinking products.


10. November 2021

SAL: Are you still waiting, or are you already innovating?

Surely you know this: You have the ultimate idea for solving a central problem and want to open up new market opportunities, strengthen your market position and overtake your competitors with an innovation. Yes? Then you probably also know from your own experience that the path to funding consumes an essential resource: time! Time that the market does not give you. Time that you will miss for essential business activities.


02. November 2021

SAL Develops New Micromirrors for Dynamic Light Functions

In cooperation with the research partners Silicon Austria Labs, Evatec, EV Group and TDK Electronics, ZKW is working on “micromirror” technology. This microelectromechanical system (MEMS) consists of a chip with integrated, microscopic mirror mechanics. The micromirror can be pivoted along two axes by piezoelectricity, enabling pinpoint guidance of a laser beam.