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Welcome to the JKU HOERBIGER Research Institute of Smart Actuators!

HOERBIGER is a long-standing partner of JKU in the field of mechatronic research and development. The company's fields of activity cover a wide range of applications, characterized by specialized high-tech solutions. This includes components for compressor technology, gas engines, explosion protection, synchronizing systems for passenger cars and truck transmissions as well as automotive test systems.

With the JKU HOERBIGER Research Institute for Smart Actuators, the HOERBIGER Foundation has been financing its own institute since 2010, which is dedicated to the field of intelligent actuators.




Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz


Science Park I, 2nd floor

Opening Hours Office

Mon-Thu: 8:00 - 16:30
Fri: 8:00 - 13:00


+43 732 2468 6420




Smart Actuators

Research in the focus of mechatronics

Smart Actuators
Bachelor Theses

Research current tasks from industry and business

Smart Actuators
Master Theses

Realize your own research in a team with scientists and industrial partners

We are looking for you!

Become part of the Smart Actuators Team!