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2019

  • Invitation to "Bier & Brez'n Fest" - 7.10.2019

The 5 year anniversary report of the ISP is now online available.

  • Invitation to "Bier & Brez'n Fest" - 1.10.2019

There will be a welcoming ceremony on Oct. 8th at the JKU. The invitation can be found here.

 

  • Institute Retreat - 27.09.2019

Once again, the ISP went on a retreat for 2 and a half days. ISP members presented their scientific work and we had very fruitful discussions. The social team-building event this year was a tour to the Celts museum in Mitterkirchen.

  • Successful Rigorosum - 2.7.2019

We congratulate Andreas Gebhard for his successful defense of his dissertation. 

  • Announcement: Infineon SummerSchool 2019 - 31.5.2019

Infineon organizes a SummerSchool for interested students on August 26 to 30, 2019. (Details)

  • Two doctorate degrees - 1.4.2019

Andreas Berger and Marc Kanzian successfully finished their dissertations and received the doctorate degree.

  • Staff changes - 01.03.2019

DI Andreas Gebhard left the ISP after more than 4 succesfull years of research. We wish him all the best!

Dr.techn. DI Oliver Lang joined the ISP (again). A warm "welcome back" to you!

  • KV Computer-Aided Signal Analysis - Methods and Applications

The lecture "Computer-Aided Signal Analysis - Methods and Applications", held by Prof. Dr. Jonatan Lerga starts on 28.02.2019.(Registration)

  • Invited talk for the Volkshochschule Linz

Presentation 'Signale in Natur und Technik' held by Assist.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Lunglmayr for the Volkshochschule Linz. Slides can be found here.

2018

  • New staff members - 01.05.2018

We welcome our new staff members DI Daniel Lagler, Yuneisy Gacía Guzmán MSc, and Kyriaki Kostoglou PhD.

 

  • KV Special Topics in Signal Processing: Multirate Digital Signal Processing

The lecture "Special Topics in Signal Processing: Multirate Digital Signal Processing", held by Prof. Dr. Dietmar Wenzel starts on 13.04.2018.(Registration)

2017

  • Christmas Party - 20.12.2017

Once more, the team of the intitute came together to celebrate the christrmas party. For the cause of teambuilding and fun we startet with a minor challenge, the live escape rooms of the Masters of Escape. After all groups managed to escape we gathered at the Fischerhäusl to spend some enjoyable hours together and to have some thromwacks about this successfull year. 

  • Open Bachelor and Master Theses Presentation - 5.12.2017

Open Bachelor and master theses will be presented on December 07, 2017 at 13:00 (SP3 0535).

 

  • Another News Report about an ISP Project - 6.11.2017

Another report about a project conducted at the ISP was published here: LinkPDF.

 

  • News Report about an ISP Project - 2.11.2017

A report about a project conducted at the ISP was shown in "ORF Oberösterreich heute". Link.

 

  • Landespreis für Innovation 2017 - 26.10.2017

The project "Short-Range Leakage Cancelation in FMCW Radar Transceiver MMICs Using an Artificial On-Chip Target" (German title: “Unterdrückung kritischer Signalreflexionen zur Erhöhung der Reichweite von hochintegrierten KFZ-Radar-Abstandssensoren”) won the "Landespreis für Innovation 2017". Press releases and articles about the award ceremony can be found here: Link1Link2, PDF1PDF2.

 

  • The Brain-Computer Interface Designers Hackathon 2017 - 6.7.2017

A possibility to revolutionize brain-computer Interfaces: PDF.

  • Houska Award 2017 -08.05.2017

The Houska Award is the largest Austrian price for industry-oriented research and yearly honors outstanding projects. This year Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer and Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Melzer from the ISP were nominated for the five best among the total 27 contributions in the category “University Research” with the project “Short-Range Leakage Cancelation in FMCW Radar Transceiver MMICs Using an Artificial On-Chip Target” (German title: “Unterdrückung kritischer Signalreflexionen zur Erhöhung der Reichweite von hochintegrierten KFZ-Radar-Abstandssensoren”). The nomination was carried out in a two-step procedure from an advisory board and an expert jury. The project team received the award, which is endowed with 10.000€ for the institute, on May 4, 2017 at the ceremony in Vienna.

  • Infineon Austria Innovation Award 2017 - Category "PhD" - 04.05.2017

Infineon Austria yearly honors outstanding PhD theses with the "Innovation Award". Among several nominees from all over Austria, Alexander Melzer convinced the expert jury and was awarded for the best and most innovative PhD thesis in 2017. The award ceremony took place at the Infineon Austria Headquarter in Villach on April 24, 2017. The award is endowed with 2.500€ price money.

  • A news clip shows our laboratory - 10.04.2017

A clip shown at "ORF OÖ Heute" shows Thomas Stelzer visiting our laboratory.

 

  • Another article mentions our CD Laboratory - 03.04.2017

"Die Presse" mentions our new CD laboratory in another article. Link.

 

  • Ausgewählte Kapitel der Signal- und Informationsverarbeitung: Kanalcodierung - 27.03.2017

The lecture "Ausgewählte Kapitel der Signal- und Informationsverarbeitung: Kanalcodierung" begins on 9.6.2017 and will be held by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. habil. Johannes Huber.

  • Two JKU Projects nominated for the Houska Award - 27.03.2017

A local newspaper reported that two out of five nominated candidates for the Houska award are from the JKU. One of these candidates is the ISP with the Project PDF.

 

  • Another Article about the ISP winning the VDE ITG Award - 24.03.2017

The magazine "e&i Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik" published an article about the ISP winning the VDE ITG Award PDF.

 

  • CD Laboratory Opening in several Newspaper - 24.03.2017

10 newspapers reported about the opening ceremony of our CD laboratory on 16.03.2017. Link.

  • Grand Opening Ceremony of the Christian Doppler Laboratory - 16.03.2017

We are very proud to announce that the Christian Doppler (CD) laboratory has been officially opened with a great opening ceremony. The CD laboratory is led by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer and Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Andreas Springer and focusses on future mobile communication transceiver chips.

  • Houska Award 2017 - 01.03.2017

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer and Dipl.-Ing. Alexander MelzerThe Houska Award is the largest Austrian price for industry-oriented research and yearly honors outstanding projects. This year the ISP was nominated for the five best among the total 27 contributions in the category “University Research” with the project “Short-Range Leakage Cancelation in FMCW Radar Transceiver MMICs Using an Artificial On-Chip Target” (German title: “Unterdrückung kritischer Signalreflexionen zur Erhöhung der Reichweite von hochintegrierten KFZ-Radar-Abstandssensoren”). The nomination was carried out in a two-step procedure from an advisory board and an expert jury. The award ceremony will take place on May 4, 2017 in Vienna.

2016

  • Newspaper Article - 21.12.2016

A local newspaper published an article about Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Melzer and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer winning the VDE ITG award. 

 

  • ITG Award of the VDE -  29.11.2016

The German ITG award of the VDE yearly honors three to four outstanding scientific publications in the field of information technology. This year Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Melzer and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer from the Institute of Signal Processing have been awarded with this renowned price for the contribution

Alexander Melzer, Alexander Onic, Florian Starzer, and Mario Huemer, „Short-Range Leakage Cancelation in FMCW Radar Transceivers Using an Artificial On-Chip Target," In IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Vol. 9, No. 8, pp. 1650-1660, December 2015.

 

  • VDE-ITG Fachgruppentreffen an der JKU - 14.10.2016

Die Fachgruppe „Algorithmen für die Signalverarbeitung“ von VDE-ITG ist eine Gruppe von Forschern aus Hochschulen, Forschungsinstituten und Industrie in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz zum Thema Signalverarbeitung. Diese Gruppe wurde im Jahr 1986 von Prof. Schüssler und Prof. Mecklenbräuker gegründet. Seitdem tagt die Fachgruppe zweimal im Jahr, abwechselnd an Hochschulen, Forschungsinstituten oder in der Industrie. Bei jedem Treffen ist ein Mitglied der Fachgruppe der Gastgeber und er organisiert das wissenschaftliche Programm, bestehend aus Vorträgen und Demonstrationen aus seiner Organisation. Das Ziel der Fachgruppe ist ein besserer Wissensaustausch zwischen Hochschulen, Forschungsinstituten und Industrie.

Die 62. Sitzung fand am 14.10.2016 an der JKU Linz, organisiert vom Institut für Signalverarbeitung sowie dem Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenzsysteme, statt. Neben der Vorstellung der JKU Linz und der Institute ansich, wurden technische Vorträge zu Themen aus dem Mobilfunk und der Nachrichtentechnik, sowie der Radartechnik gehalten. Weiters hielt Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bin Yang einen Vortrag zu "Deep Learning". 

 

  • Johann Puch Automotive Awards 2016 - 15.9.2016

The contribution of Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Melzer and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer entitled „Mitigation of Bumper Reflections for Increased Range and Accuracy in Automotive Radar Systems“ was awarded with the third price of the Johann Puch Automotive Awards 2016, endowed with 2.000€ price money.

 

  • "Kinderuni" at the JKU - 20.7.2016

The "Kinderuni"-event took place at the JKU. One of the wokrshops was organized by the ISP, where it was explained how bats measure the distance to other objects and how this principle is used in modern electronic devices.

 

  • Christian Hofbauer received his doctorate degree - 22.6.2016

Christian Hofbauer successfully finished his dissertation and received the doctorate degree in Klagenfurt.

 

  • Austrochip - Call for Papers - 01.6.2016

Researchers and students are invited to submit a paper to the Austrochip Workshop 2016 in Villach.

 

  • Kepler Salon - 09.5.2016

Mario Huemer gave a talk at the Linzer Kepler Salon!

A short outlook of his talk with the title "Warum benötigt die Fledermaus keinen Notbrems-Assistenten?".

 

  • ICASSP 2016 - 29.3.2016

DI Alexander Melzer and DI Andreas Gaich attended the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) in Shanghai, China.

 

  • Three newspaper articles about one of our research projects - 14.03.2016

Three newspapers published articles about a successful project of the ISP in cooperation with GE Healthcare in Zipf, Austria.

 

  • A successful project - 24.02.2016

The ISP successfully completed a project in cooperation with GE Healthcare in Zipf, Austria. 

 

  • Newspaper article - 01.02.2016

DI Alexander Melzer was interviewed for an article about his research project.

 

  • ISP goes to Hollywood - 11.01.2016

Members of the ISP were interviewed for a reportage about our research topic Signal Processing Algorithms and Architectures for FMCW Radar Transceiver MMICs. 

2015

  • New staff member 16.11.2015

We welcome our new staff member DI Andreas Gaich.

 

  • New staff members - 2.11.2015

We welcome our new staff members BSc Carl Böck and Oliver Ploder.

 

  • U.R.S.I. Young Scientist Award - 1.10.2015

DI Alexander Melzer won the U.R.S.I. Young Scientist Award for his work "Short-Range Leakage Cancelation in FMCW Radar Transceivers Using an Artificial On-Chip Target".

 

  • Seminar - 16.09.2015

The scientific research team of the ISP held a three-day seminar to discuss research and ISP related Topics.

 

  • Good bye - 15.09.2015

DI (FH) Christian Hofbauer left the ISP after many successful years.

 

  • Young Scientists Award - 14.09.2015

DI Alexander Melzer was nominated for the Young Scientists Award at the U.R.S.I. Kleinheubacher Tagung 2015.

 

  • Happy Birthday! - 01.09.2015

The ISP celebrated its 2nd birthday!

 

  • Most popular papers - 31.07.2015

Two papers with ISP members as autors or co-autors are within the top-ten of the most popular articles in the 'IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics' in July, 2015.

 

  • Guest lecture - 9.06.2015

Wohltemperiert in guter Stimmung - Grundlagen zu Mathematik und Musik von Johannes B. Huber, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.
 

  • Consultation hour - 09.06.2015

Next consultation hour Dr. Lunglmayr 13th of July, 2015, at 14:45, more dates on request via email.

 

  • Ausgewählte Kapitel der Signal- und Informationsverarbeitung: Informationstheorie - 16.04.2015

The lecture "Ausgewählte Kapitel der Signal- und Informationsverarbeitung: Informationstheorie" begins on 19.06.2015 and will be held by Prof. Dr. Johannes Huber.

 

  • Runtastic GmbH - 19.03.2015

Open positions at Runtastic GmbH.

 

  • IEEE Signal Processing Society - 19.2.2015

The student membership for the IEEE Signal Processing Society is free for one year.

 

  • Ausgewählte Kapitel der Signal- und Informationsverarbeitung - 17.2.2015

The term of application for the lecture Ausgewählte Kapitel der Signal- und Informationsverarbeitung has been extended to 30.4.2015.

 

  • International Conference on Computer Aided Systems Theory - 9.2.2015

Mario Huemer, Michael Lunglmayr, Alexander Melzer and Oliver Lang attended the International Conference on Computer Aided Systems Theory in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria.

 

  • Science Slam - 20.1.2015

Michael Lunglmayr attended the Science Slam competition at the Posthof in Linz. (www.scienceslam.at)

2014

  • New staff members - 1.12.2014

We welcome our new staff members DI Andreas Gebhard, DI Jovan Markovic and DI Christoph Preissl.

 

  • Lakeside Labs - 28.11.2014

Open position at Lakeside Labs.

 

  • Invent a Chip - 12.11.2014

Florian Bemsel held the student workshop within the Invent a Chip competition.

 

  • Vienna Scientific Cluster - 27.10.2014

Open Ph.D position at the Vienna Scientific Cluster

 

  • Architekturen der Digitalen Signalverarbeitung - 1.10.2014

The ISP offers the new course "Architekturen der Digitalen Signalverarbeitung"

 

  • Zeitdiskrete Signale und Systeme - 1.10.2014

The ISP offers the new course "Zeitdiskrete Signale und Systeme"

 

  • SKIDATA AG - 1.10.2014

Thesis or Internship offer at SKIDATA AG

 

  • Seminar - 24.9.2014

The scientific research team of the ISP held a three-day seminar to discuss research and ISP related topics.

 

  • Happy Birthday! - 18.9.2014

 

The ISP celebrated its first birthday.

 

  • Welcome! - 1.9.2014

We welcome our new staff member Dr. Michael Lunglmayr.

 

  • Houska-award gala in Vienna - 10.4.2014

The winners of the annual Houska award were presented in Vienna within a spectacular gala. The Institute of Signal Processing was nominated and rewarded with 10.000 Euro for the project "Efficient and accurate estimation of internal cell parameters in battery management fuel gauge chips", which was a cooperation between the JKU, the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt and Infineon Technologies in Villach.

 

  • Market launch - 3.3.2014

Market launch of the battery management chip developed with ISP contribution.

 

  • Welcome! - 1.2.2014

We welcome our new staff member: Alexander Melzer and Florian Bemsel.

 

  • Nomination for the Houska award 2014 - 24.2.2014

The Institute of Signal Processing has been nominated for the Houska award 2014 together with Christoph Unterrieder for the project "Efficient and precise estimation of internal battery cell parameters in integrated battery management systems".

 

  • Student Paper Contest Awards - 10.2.2014

Andreas Berger and Stefan Trampitsch won the Student Paper Contest Awards

 

  • Optimale und Adaptive Signalverarbeitungssysteme - 6.2.2014

The Institute offers the new course "Optimale und Adaptive Signalverarbeitungssysteme"

 

  • Welcome! - 3.2.2014

We welcome our new staff member: Oliver Lang