Faculty News

Johanna Pirker and Gernot Müller-Putz win "Steirischer Wissenschaftspreis 2019"

11 June 2019

The prestigious prize was awarded for their work "Maroon - Immersive und motivierende Formen von virtuellem Lernen" and "MoreGrasp: Funktionswiederherstellung der oberen Extremität bei Personen mit hoher Rückenmarkverletzung mit Hilfe multimodaler Neuroprothesen zur Interaktion im täglichen Leben", respectively. Read more on apa or Land Steiermark.

Merit Scholarship and Scholarship Grant by our Faculty for 2018/19 now available.

29 May 2019

Merit Scholarship call in DE / EN.
Scholarship Grant call in DE / EN.

"We Build a City" on AirCampus Graz

29 May 2019

To make technology accessible and tangible: This is the aim of the "Maker Days for Kids" project. Graz University of Technology and the non-profit association BIMS e.V. offer children and young people the opportunity to work creatively in an open workshop in summer. A podcast by Eva Szabo.

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Intelligent pedestrian traffic lights: New system by ICG's Horst Possegger automatically recognises pedestrians' intent to cross the road

27 May 2019

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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New curricula for Bachelor programmes Computer Science, Software Engineering and Management and Information and Computer Engineering

21 May 2019

The new curricula were approved by the Senate of TU Graz on 06 May 2019. You can find the official documents here.

A lot has changed in the new plans. The Basisgruppe Information and Computer Engineering has compiled a comprehensive overview and summary here.

After Meltdown and Spectre: Researchers at our Faculty discover new security flaws

15 May 2019

ZombieLoad and store-to-leak forwarding are the names of the new exploits which have just been announced by TU Graz security researchers Daniel Gruss, Moritz Lipp, Michael Schwarz and an international team. The three computer scientists were together with TU Graz Professor Stefan Mangard part of the team which discovered the serious security flaws Meltdown and Spectre last year.

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Try it out yourself here.

New Faculty Newsletter

09 April 2019

We are happy to announce our new service - the CSBME Newsletter! Starting today, you will receive the latest events, news, jobs and doctoral examinations conveniently in your inbox every week.

Do you want something published in the newsletter? Use this form and send an e-mail to newsletter.csbmenoSpam@tugraz.at!

You can find all published newsletters in the archive.

The Consequences of Progress on AirCampus Graz

01 April 2019

What are the long-term effects of technical innovation? The team of Science, Technology and Society Unit (STS) around Günter Getzinger strives to foster sensitivity for possible consequences of progress and sheds light on interactions between science and society. A podcast by Roland Grohs.

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TU Graz sets international standards in cryptography

27.02.2019

Spread over five years, the CAESAR competition focused on encryption processes for digital information. Now the jury has selected TU Graz’s ASCON algorithm as a means of secure encryption for the internet of things.

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Multi-million euro investment in IT security: SGS and TU Graz set up Cybersecurity Campus Graz

11.02.2019

A unique IT security research, education, testing and certification hub is taking shape in Styria, Austria: Cybersecurity Campus Graz. The centrepiece is a new joint research centre and a cybersecurity testing and certification laboratory operated by the SGS Group. Around 400 people will work and perform research there when it enters full operation.

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Dean's List 2018

01.02.2019

The Dean's List 2018  with the top 5% students of our Department is now online. We want to congratulate our excellent students for their achievements and persistance, keep up the good work!

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Researchers Lay Foundation for Smart Contrast Medium

13.12.2018

Under the leadership of TU Graz, namely Stefan Spirk, Andreas Petrovic and Hermann Scharfetter, an international research team has developed a contrast medium concept for MRI, promising unprecedented features in medical imaging.

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Maria Eichlseder presented with Award of Excellence for her outstanding dissertation

07.12.2018

With her thesis 'Differential Cryptanalysis of Symmetric Primitives', Maria Eichlseder from the Institute of Applied Information Processing and Communication Technology (IAIK) not only received the prestigious Austrian Award of Excellence, but is now also the first woman at TU Graz to earn her PhD sub auspiciis. Congratulations!

Daniel Gruss wins Prize for Excellence in Teaching 2017/2018

16.11.2018

Daniel Gruss from the Institute of Applied Information Processing and Communication Technology (IAIK) supports students' motivation in his course 'Operating Systems' using gamification. Now he was awarded the Prize for Excellence in Teaching in the category 'Young Teacher' alongside Carlo Alberto Boano and Patrick Wurm. Congratulations!

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