Solar rays focused on concentrator photovoltaic cells using parabolic mirrors not only supply electricity, but also thermal energy for industrial processes, heating or cooling. Three technological innovations significantly reduce costs.
TU Graz is passionate about cleverly combining outstanding basic research with high innovative capability. In this way, TU Graz makes a significant contribution to central technological and societal transformation processes.
The European Research Council (ERC) of the European Commission supports outstanding researchers with highly endowed grants.
Christian Doppler laboratories engage in application-oriented high-level fundamental research. In this context, distinguished scientists co-operate with innovative enterprises.
TU Graz awards special funding for multidisciplinary lead projects. By supporting such basic research projects, outstanding top research areas are further developed and the research profile of TU Graz is enhanced.
Further information on call for proposals and granting of lead projects.