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Next Generation JKU

THU Sept. 7-SUN Sept. 10, 2017, 10:30 AM-11:00 AM
Ars Electronica Center, Deep Space 8K
Credit: Christopher Sonnleitner

Johannes Kepler Universität Linz (AT)

Linz’s Johannes Kepler University’s faculty includes outstanding research scientists whose work is quoted in some of the most highly respected scientific journals worldwide but who are hardly known in their own homeland, Austria. So who are these brilliant young Upper Austrian scientists and what exactly are they doing research on?

In cooperation with Johannes Kepler University, we launch Next Generation JKU—a series of talks to give outstanding young scholars working in engineering and science the opportunity to utilize the cutting-edge technology available in Deep Space 8K at the Ars Electronica Center to present their research.


THU September 07. – 10:30 AM
DI Dr. Christoph Koutschan (mathematics): Mathematical Evidence with the Computer

FRI September 08. – 10:30 AM
Dr. Simon Schneiderbauer (mechatronics): Billard in a Blast Furnace

SAT September 09. – 10:30 AM
Dr. Wolfgang Schöfberger (chemistry): Towards Artificial Molecular Robots (AMR)

SUN September 10. – 10:30 AM
Dr. Robert Zillich (physics): Planets, Atoms and Quantum Mechanics

All talks will be in English.