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.

04. February 2022

Wood K plus: Kick-Off for Mushrooms!

The idea of using fungus mycelium as a binding agent for lignocellulosic materials is not new. Many research groups and companies around the world are currently adopting various approaches to this fascinating topic. One of these companies is Wood K plus, which has been working on this issue with regard to solid wood and wood composites for a long time now, pursuing a number of different avenues and exchanging information with several partner companies. 

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03. February 2022

Digitalization Gives Medical Technology A Powerful Boost

With the call for grant applications “Digital Health – The Digital Patient Journey”, Upper Austria once again raises the bar in medical technology. In all, seven projects were chosen as recipients of grants from the Upper Austrian government totalling EUR 3 million. Companies from the UAR Innovation Network are again heavily involved in the approved projects

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03. February 2022

RISC Software: Optimization Must Be Learned

Artificial intelligence and optimization – the best of both worlds
Optimization models and solution algorithms are used every day for complex problems in order to facilitate difficult decisions. Classic optimization processes are combined with machine learning to meet the demanding requirements.

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