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Overview: Media Service

The Media Service page contains press releases on current developments involving TU Graz as well as facts and figures and image material in print quality. The Media Service team is the central contact point for journalists, arranges contacts with interview subjects and supports members of TU Graz in their publicity work.

Grafik der Erde, aufgenommen aus dem Weltall, das Land Grönland ist in weißen und roten Farben dargestellt, die den Eismassenverlust zeigen, andere Kontinente sind grün

Determining the Earth’s gravity field more accurately than ever before

Researchers at TU Graz calculate the most accurate gravity field determination of the Earth using 1.16 billion satellite measurements. This yields valuable knowledge for climate research.

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Media Service
Rechbauerstraße 12/I
8010 Graz, Austria

Barbara GIGLER
Phone: +43 316 873 6006
Mobile: +43 664 60 873 6006

Christoph PELZL
Phone: +43 316 873 6066
Mobile: +43 664 60 873 6066

Straßensituation mit Fußgängerampel, die auf grün ist.

Intelligent pedestrian traffic lights: New system by TU Graz automatically recognises pedestrians’ intent to cross the road

The innovative camera system recognises pedestrians’ intention to cross the road and changes automatically to green. This reduces unpleasant waiting times and allows better flow of motorised urban traffic.

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Drei Männer stehen in lockerer Pose im Freien. Links und rechts Betonwände, über Ihnen verbindet eine Glasbrücke die beiden Häuser

Following on from Meltdown and Spectre: TU Graz researchers discover new security flaws

ZombieLoad and Store-to-Leak Forwarding impact on the security of Intel computer processors. The patches developed last year are ineffective, so new updates and security solutions will be necessary.

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Eine Kreuzung auf einer Freilandstraße wird aus der Cockpitperspektive gezeigt, von der rechten Seite kommt ein gelbes Motorrad angefahren; An der Windschutzscheibe ist ein Display zu sheen, das die Kreuzung und das Motorrad als roten Punkt abbildet; Auch am Instrumentenbrett hinter dem Lenkrad wird die Kreuzung virtuell angezeigt.

TU Graz study shows: Driving-simulator training reduces accidents with motorcycles

TU Graz researchers develop driving-simulator courses for driving schools which can reduce collision risk between motorcycles and cars.

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Das aus zwei Frauen und drei Männern bestehende Rektoratsteam schreitet dynamisch auf die Kamera zu

TU Graz: Leadership team for the new Rectorate term is now complete

TU Graz University Council chooses two women vice rectors and two men vice rectors for next Rectorate term from 1st October 2019 to 30th September 2023.

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Portrait von Stefan Freunberger

Battery research at TU Graz: new breakthroughs in research on super-batteries

Researchers at TU Graz have discovered a means of suppressing singlet oxygen formation in lithium-oxygen batteries in order to extend their useful lives.

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Innovation 4.0: TU Graz opens the biggest academic makerspace in Austria

The Austria-wide unique Laboratory for Innovation offers a platform for the exchange and networking of the maker community with industry and university research and teaching on more than 800 square metres.

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Zu sehen ist der lächelnde Pinguin Tux, das offizielle Maskottchen von Linux

Graz Linux Days 2019: Everything about free software and hardware

The Graz Linux Days will take place at Graz University of Technology for the first time from 26 to 27 April. The program of Austria's largest conference on free software and hardware goes far beyond "Linux". Participation is free of charge.

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Ein Prozess bei dem links eine Art Trichter zu sehen ist, der blaue Kreise anzieht. Am anderen Ende steigen kleinere grüne Kreise aus einem Behälter empor.

Nano-composition: New synthesis of catalytic nanomaterials

Researchers at TU Graz describe the effects which occur upon evaporation of vanadium compounds in Chemical Science. Improvements for the development of SCR catalysts may be based on their results.

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Ein Caterpillar Tunnelbagger schiebt in einem Tunnel Erde beiseite.

Latest trends in tunnel construction: The university course NATM Engineering is starting in 2019 with new content

In addition to method competence, the part-time international tunnelling course offered by TU Graz and Montanuniversität Leoben imparts new knowledge about tunnel-boring machinery. The operation and maintenance of tunnel structures are also part of the new curriculum. Applications are open until...

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