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.

18. May 2018

UAR Joint Stand at technical careers fairs

As in the years before the Upper Austrian Research GmbH presented itself with a joint stand the career fairs TECONOMY Graz and TUDay Vienna. Representatives of the Linz Center of Mechatronics, Polymer Competence Center Leoben, PROFACTOR and the Kompetenzzentrum Holz - members of the UAR Innovation Network - were available for interested students and graduates from various technical and scientific disciplines for personal discussions.

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04. May 2018

TCKT's colorful diversity on Girl's Day 2018

For the fifth time in a row TCKT's Girl's Day was held on April 27th 2018. Technically interested girls, from age 13 to 14, got the chance to get an insight about production, processing and testing of plastic at the Transfercenter für Kunststofftechnik GmbH. From compounding coloured granules to the finished key chain, everything was possible to see and work with. Also in the thermal and mechanical test area, the girls could see what TCKT is doing to find out several properties for the polymers. 

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04. May 2018

RECENDT Presents Digital Twin Application at Industry 4.0 Platform

At the ninth meeting of the R&D experts’ group of the Industry 4.0 platform RECENDT was able to present a digital twin application. The augmented-reality solution developed in cooperation with the Linz software company Catalysts shows a prototype for intuitive quality inspection of large components, such as an aircraft fuselage or (shown in the photo in the model) an aircraft wing made of CFRP. The results of the automatic non-destructive test procedure (NDT) are superimposed over the actual component so that the measured data and the results of the real inspection can easily be compared.

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