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.

10. September 2021

“HRbert” - For Innovative & Sustainable HR Management

Human resources management is a key factor in any company’s success. To underline its importance still further, the Upper Austrian business agency Business Upper Austria launched the “HRbert”, an award for innovative and sustainable HR management in Upper Austria. 


12. August 2021

SCCH: First Spin-off “Sysparency” Launched

When modernizing their IT, companies often face one central challenge: a lack of documentation on old-established software programs – often called “legacy systems” by specialists. Updating or replacing such systems requires comprehensive knowledge of those functions that are essential for the company’s operations. This is also increasingly required by regulations. A newly developed algorithm extracts and documents this hidden knowledge from the source code of software applications. 



09. August 2021

RECENDT: Alexander Ebner Wins Erwin Wenzl Award

Alexander Ebner won first prize in the university graduates’ category for outstanding research achievements for his master’s thesis on “Quantum Cascade Laser Based Infrared Spectroscopic Ellipsometry”. The Erwin Wenzl Award was presented by Upper Austria’s governor Thomas Stelzer at an awards ceremony at the St. Magdalena adult education centre.