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St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences
Research Office

 Contact data
StreetMatthias Corvinusstraße 15 
ZIP, City, Region 3100 - St. Pölten (Lower Austria) 
EmailSend Email
 Contact person

Mag. Dr. Birgit Bauer
 Employees (Total)
Total: 51-250  number of researches: x

 Central aim of organisation
St.Pölten UAS researches in the technical fields of Technology, Economics, Media, Social Sciences and Health.

 Briefly describe your organisation
St. Pölten UAS is committed to research-based teaching. Current research focuses on the fields of Technology, Econcomics, Media, Health and Social Sciences. Students are involved in research projects from an early stage and gain experience in scientific co-operation with national and international partners.

The Research Office is the central support point for all research activities at St. Pölten UAS. It provides advice on project selection, grants and subsidies and acts as overall project co-ordinaton.

Research takes place in the
* Institute for Creative Media / Technologies
* Institute of IT Security Research
* Institute of Media Economics
* Institute for Sciences and Sciences in Health
* Ilse Arlt Institute
* Centre of Excellence for Railway Transport

Particular emphasis is placed on wide-ranging collaborations with national and international partner organizations, whose additional know-how contributes to the project work.

For further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

 Core Competency

Research & Development

 ICT sectors:
- ICT Applications     
   - E-Commerce     
   - E-Inclusion     
   - E-Learning     
   - Cultural Heritage     
   - Ambient Assisted Living (Services for the Elderly)     
   - ICT Applications for Tourism     
   - ICT Applications for Health      
   - ICT Applications for Traffic and Logistics     
   - IT Security and Encryption     
   - Smart Cards and Access Systems     
   - Industrial Application     
- Multimedia, Pattern Recognition     
   - Visualisation     
   - Virtual and Augmented Reality      
   - Computer Graphics     
   - Video Processing     
   - Pattern Processing     
   - Computer Games, Simulation of Social Process     
   - Audiovisual Devices and Communication     
- Software- and Data Processing     
   - Databases, Database Management     
   - Knowledge Management     
   - Process Management     
   - Digital Systems     
   - Archiving, Documentation     
   - Information and Multimedia Retrieval     
   - Software Engineering and Testing     
   - E-Publishing, Digital Content     
   - Usability Engineering     
   - Semantic Systems     
- Systems- and Network Technology     
   - Internet Technologies     
   - Network and Broadband Technologies     
   - GRID Computing     
   - Network Security     
- Cognitive Systems, Interaction and Robotics     
   - Sensor Technology     
   - Data Mining     
- Micro- and Nanoelectronics, Embedded Systems     
   - Systems-on-Chip, Systems-on-Package     
   - Embedded Systems and Real-time Systems     
- Radio Frequency Technologies     
   - RFID     

 ICT keywords
Web Technologies, Software Design and Development, Media Design, Photography, Media Usability and Programming, Digital Libraries , Learning Management Systems , E-Learning Content Generation , Interactive Media, Interactive Installations, Video Motion Analysis, Convergency of Information and Communication Technologies , Broadband Technologies, Content and Media Design, Information Design, Media Technics – Sound, Image, Design, A/V Production, Postproduction, Sounddesign, Digital TV, Live Video Production, Security in Information Science, Communication Networks, Multiparty Computation, Security Technologies and Management , Cryptography, Stenography, Communication and Simulation Engineering, Biometrics, Privacy, Traffic and systems analysis, IT resilience / continuity, Security metrics, Chip card, Hardware token, Innovative audio-visual production, Video and TV production, Experimental media, Media art, SMC- Sound and music computing, Design of multi-sensual media, Applied audio and video technology, Interdisciplinary and interconnected workflows, Event technology , Live A/V projects, Distribution of audio and video data, Archiving of audio and video data, Media businesses as organizational units, Information economy as a branch, Reception research, Railway operation, Planning, construction and maintenance of railway lines, Signalling and safety technology, Wheel and track systems, Maintenance, Rail and the environment, Materials, Sustainable development, Well-being, Sensor technology
 RTD Experiences & Publications

 My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
Other international co-operative research

 Austrian Research and Development Projects
  Coordinator  Partner 
Non-cooperative Projects (Single projects)        
Cooperative Projects
Stimulation and Support Projects

 RTD Experience
As a result of its internationally recognized, leading expertise and its modern and well equipped laboratory facilities (video studio, post-production studio, audio lab, lab for interactive media, usability and consultancy lab, photography studio, network technology lab, simulation lab) in recent years the University of Applied Sciences has successfully increased its research and development activities.

For detailed information for each institute please look at:

Publications and downloads for each institute can be seen under:

 Inserted / Updated
2006-02-08 / 2016-07-26