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.

30. June 2019

FOTO CHALLENGE 2019 in association with the Prager Fotoschule

In association with the Prager Fotoschule, UAR is issuing a call for the first ever photo challenge in 2019 to start a campaign of extensive awareness-raising. The aim is to highlight application-oriented research in three categories and to raise the profile of the outstanding research achievements of the key providers of research competencies even more. The prizes for the best photos will be awarded on 30/9/2019 at the Business & Technology Forum.


05. March 2019

Closer cooperation at EU level: TZI and DFKI from Bremen visit Upper Austria

On 28/2/2019, researchers from the Technology Centre for Informatics and Information Technology (TZI) at Bremen University and the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) visited Upper Austria. They met representatives of research institutes from the UAR Innovation Network, JKU and University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. The scientists from TZI and DFKI spent a full day with Upper Austrian research institutes exploring specific areas of possible cooperation. 



25. February 2019

LCM Develops Active Chassis for Motor Racing

Developers at Linz Center of Mechatronics GmbH (LCM) were highly delighted when, about a year ago, the Akademischer Motorsport Club Zürich (AMZ) approached them with the challenge of developing an active chassis unit for their racing car. The AMZ has been developing prototypes since 2006 that compete with teams from all over the world in Formula Student. LCM built the active hydraulic Chassis and with it the AMZ won Formula Student in 2018.