FH Upper AustriaResearch & Development

Projects Selected Research Projects at the FH Upper Austria

More than 400 R&D projects are carried out annually by our researchers at our 4 faculties. They cooperate with more than 600 national and international business and scientific partners.

Creating Knowledge through Design & Conceptual Innovation

Creating Knowledge through Design & Conceptual Innovation is a multilateral project, co-funded by the European Union. Building on the notion of design as a…   mehr
| Gaisch
  • Leiter: Mag. Dr. Martina Gaisch
  • Media and Knowledge Technologies

Assistive Technology Lab, providing ePad Access to people with disabilities

More than 10 million disabled people live in the region of D-A-CH. Special input devices and adequate software are barely available and mostly very expensive,…   mehr
Participants: Augstein
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Werner Christian Kurschl
  • Quality of Life for the Elderly


ABSTRACT: The “Bio-Solar-House” was developed by Klaus Becher. With Hubert Becher he realized the first type in 1994 at St. Alban, Germany. Since then hundreds…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Arch. DI Dr. Herbert Claus Leindecker
  • Energy and the Environment

InnoFront 2.0

The project InnoFront 2.0 (Enterprise 2.0 base open Frontend of Innovation) brings together technical (ICT-based) and user-centered concepts for innovation…   mehr
Participants: Auinger
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Andreas Auinger
  • Digital Business

Wahrnehmungsoptimiertes Reporting - EyeTracking

Information is an important source for management decisions. Reports in all sorts and forms, from traditional print to mobile online visualisations are the…   mehr
Participants: | Illibauer | Loitz
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Dr. Christoph Eisl
  • Controlling, Rechnungswesen und Finanzmanagement (CRF)


Receptor proteins on the surface of human cells play a key role in the transmission of signals from the environment into the interior of the cell. A complex…   mehr
Participants: Jacak | Weghuber | Schaller | Borgmann
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. PD DI Dr. Stephan Winkler
  • Software Technology and Applications

Regio13: Biogas+

Biogas production is a well established, widely accepted process for alternative energy production. The theoretical biogas potential is only tapped to a minor…   mehr
  • Food Technology and Biotechnology

Opinion Mining and Biomedical Information Retrieval

In our modern knowledge society, the effective use of mostly unstructured and exponentially growing data is one of the biggest challenges for computer science.…   mehr
Participants: Dorfer | Auinger | Winkler | Kern
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. PD DI Dr. Stephan Winkler
  • Software Technology and Applications

LOG - store&go

New integrated concepts for modern railway stations provide multifunctional benefits for service providers, retailers and final customers. The project…   mehr
Participants: Graf | Kronawettleitner
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Hans-Christian Graf
  • Logistikum - Logistics and Business Networks

PFLEGE: Ein Arbeitsmarkt der ZUKUNFT

Sowohl in Österreich als auch in Deutschland trifft in der Altenbetreuung und –pflege ein steigender sowie sich verändernder Pflege- und Betreuungsbedarf auf…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Dr. Brigitta Nöbauer
  • Quality of Life for the Elderly


The FITREHAB projext will integrate and field test a new and innovative virtual reality based rehabilitation and training platform, which will allow patients…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. PD Dr. Thomas Haslwanter
  • Medical Engineering


The Mnemosyne project is conceived to design an online-based platform for individuals with dementia syndrome, their relatives and carers. This platform will…   mehr
Participants: Ortner
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Renate Sabine Kränzl-Nagl
  • Quality of Life for the Elderly

MRH - Mechatronics based Rehabilitation at Home

The basic approach of this project is to investigate the increase of overall quality, efficiency and effectiveness of physiotherapy to be achievable by…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Andreas Schrempf
  • Medical Engineering

AIR - Advanced Interface Research

The goal of the project AIR (Advanced Interface Research) is to explore new ways of interaction with interactive systems in real-world scenarios, looking into…   mehr
Participants: Holzmann
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Mag. DI Dr. Clemens Holzmann
  • Software Technology and Applications

European Programme for Sustainable ICT in Academic Education

Information and communication technology (ICT) pervades almost all aspects of our lives, and has become fundamental for the running of economies across every…   mehr
Participants: Kurschl | Selinger | Holzmann
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Herwig Mayr
  • Software Technology and Applications


HeuristicLab is an open source system for heuristic optimization that features several metaheuristic optimization algorithms (e.g., genetic algorithms, genetic…   mehr
Participants: Wagner | Winkler | Kronberger | Kommenda | Beham | Karder
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Stefan Wagner
  • Software Technology and Applications

Effective Supply Chain Information Management in Supply Networks using Enterprise 2.0

Global competition accompanied by intense business pressure is asking for an adoption of networked concepts and methods to stabilize and expand supply chains.…   mehr
Participants: Nedbal | Auinger | Lechner
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Andreas Auinger
  • Digital Business

NELI - Cooperation-Network for logistics and nautical education

NELI project establishes a co-operation network between stakeholders from the Inland Waterway Transport,research/ education and administrative sectors along…   mehr
Participants: Edtmeier | Starkl
  • Leiter: DI (FH) Anton Edtmeier
  • Logistikum - Logistics and Business Networks

K-Project for non-destructive testing and tomography

Non-destructive testing (NDT) is of increasing importance for improving the quality and reliability of industrial products and enables the development of new…   mehr
Participants: Kastner | Zauner | Heinzl | Reiter | Sell | Gusenbauer
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. PD DI Dr. Johann Kastner
  • Measuring and Testing Technolgy

Radonbelastung in Passivhäusern

Passive houses become more and more state of the art for the construction of new houses. One of the construction characteristics is the air tightness and the…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. Arch. DI Dr. Herbert Claus Leindecker
  • Energy and the Environment

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