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Problems and challenges of Afghan women on their way into the labour market in Upper Austria

In recent years, labour market integration of women from Afghanistan has not been as successful as for men. The research project aims to develop suggestions…   mehr
Participants: Hasengruber
  • Leiter: FH-Assistenzprof. Mag. Dr. Daniela Wetzelhütter
  • Applied Social Sciences and Non Profit Management

Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) - interaction of lipoprotein particles with cell membrane receptors

The development of cardiovascular diseases involves a large number of complex molecular biological processes. Among other things responsible for this are the…   mehr
Participants: | Weber | Haghofer
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Birgit Plochberger
  • Medical Engineering

TC-SMARTIS: Smart Artificial Soft-Tissue for Surgical Simulators

The development of a smart artificial soft tissue which incorporates sensor capabilities should allow to detect the position of the surgical instrument…   mehr
Participants: Esterer
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Andreas Schrempf
  • Medical Engineering

TC-LOEM - Laser induced surface modification to generate bio compatible microstructures

The project addresses the development of a low cost two-photon-lithography system. The setup should be able to modify the surface of microstructures to achieve…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Assistenzprof. Dr. Armin Hochreiner
  • Medical Engineering

BF-Adaptive beam shaping for advanced optical setups

The project is primarily concerned with the thematic of the adaptive optic amongst others in combination with machine learning. By utilizing the…   mehr
Participants: Höglinger | Haghofer | Janout | Buchegger
  • Leiter: FH-Assistenzprof. Dr. Armin Hochreiner
  • Medical Engineering

BF-Lipo-Shuttle: BF-Characterization and application of modified lipoprotein particles for the transfer of fat-soluble and medically relevant substances

Lipoproteins can be used as an effective shuttle for nutritional supplements (vitamins) because the phospholipid core is very well suited to contain many…   mehr
Participants: Weber | Tauscher | Lasinger
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Birgit Plochberger
  • Medical Engineering

TC-Einfluss von Glykosylierung und Membrankrümmung auf IgG-Effektorfunktionen

Besides their role in neutralization, antibodies mediate various functions of the immune system such as phagocytosis, cytotoxicity and maintenance of immune…   mehr
Participants: Strasser
  • Leiter: DI Dr. Johannes Preiner
  • Medical Engineering


Information about movement in everyday life can be obtained either with inertial sensors, or through measurements of the pressure on the sole of the foot. In…   mehr
Participants: Salzmann
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. PD Dr. Thomas Haslwanter
  • Medical Engineering


Exosomes are nanoparticles that act as "transporters" between cells and even organs. By means of high-resolution fluorescence microscopy methods a highly…   mehr
  • Leiter: FH-Prof. DI Dr. Jaroslaw Jacak
  • Medical Engineering

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