Artesyn Austria GmbH&CoKG - Emerson

Vienna, Austria
Artesyn Austria GmbH&CoKG 100% owned by Emerson who is a world leading supplier of power supply equipment, from 1 Watt mobile phone chargers, several kW telecom rectifiers and solar inverters up to MW UPS solutions for data centers and wind mills. Emerson serves the entire industry, from Telcom, Datacom, Computing and Storage, Medical, Lighting, Solar, Electric Drives, Wind Power, Defense and Arospace.
The location in Vienna is a separate legal entity mostly focused on the telecom industry and is doing power supply and power system designs for all electronic equipment in the telecommunication segment, in having more than 30 years of design experience.

CTR Carinthian Tech Research AG

Villach, Austria
CTR is a non-universitary, ISO 9001:2008-certified R&D centre focussing mainly on Advanced Sensor Systems and Technologies. As a professional, industry-oriented R&D service provider CTR conducts both fundamental research and application-oriented R&D projects for and with its customers. Following this strategy, CTR has achieved a number of internationally acclaimed innovations and established an extensive network of academic and industrial partners. Supplementary to core competences in state-of-the-art process metrology, sensor development, device integration and smart data processing, the centre has extensive expertise in advanced multi-parameter simulation techniques.

eutema Technology Management GmbH & Co KG

Vienna, Austria
eutema is a strategic research and technology consultant company based in Vienna, Austria with a focus on ICT. It is skilled in designing and managing research programmes and projects as well as RTD policies. eutema has a broad experience in the analysis, design, and implementation of national and international research policies and projects. The company has performed national and international strategic studies, managed large and small projects and managed research networks with up to 50 partners.
eutema has designed research strategies for EU member states, the European Commission, Austrian ministries, the Austrian research council, research funding agencies, provincial governments and universities. eutema works with ICT industry in all areas of research management – from proposals to policies and projects. Its customers include small enterprises as well as global ICT industry players, regional and national governments, and private research organisations.
eutema has a strong background in information dissemination. It has organized a large number of workshops, expert groups, and conferences with up to 200 participants. It regularly publishes electronic newsletters reaching more than 2000 researchers and RTD policy makers. eutema has created many different types of web sites for projects, programmes, studies, and consulted research institutes on using web tools for project management and dissemination. eutema is knowledgeable in interacting with both electronic and conventional media. It has experience in publishing through CORDIS, the EU research web site, and in briefing science and technology journalists. eutema has published brochures, launched news articles and prepared technological topics in formats suitable for both a technical and a broad audience.

Infineon Technologies Austria AG

Villach, Austria
Infineon Technologies Austria AG is a legally independent subsidiary, 100% owned by Infineon Technologies AG in Germany. It is one of the globally acting manufacturing and research &development centres of Infineon Technologies AG. The headquarters of the Infineon Technologies Austria AG is located in Villach and currently employs around 2600 persons. The manufacturing facility acts as center of competence for manufacturing of power semiconductor discrete and integrated products. Around 700 engineers and researchers in Villach as well as in its subsidiaries in Graz, Linz and Vienna develop semiconductor products for the facility in Villach, as well as for all other manufacturing locations of the enterprise. Infineon Technologies Austria AG acts as a centre of competence with profound system-, development-, engineering- and manufacturing intellectual property for the following business lines:
•    Automotive
•    Industrial & Multimarket
•    Wireless Products/Sensors
•    Security and Chip Card IC.

Infineon Technologies IT-Services GmbH

Klagenfurt, Austria
Infineon Technologies IT-Services GmbH is a global center of competence delivering and developing IT services and solutions for approximately 25.000 IFX employees at more than 80 IFX sites on three continents (Asia Pacific, Europe, North America). Currently Infineon Technologies IT-Services GmbH employees 200 permanent staff and approximately 50 contractors from 11 different nations.
As center of competence, Infineon Technologies IT-Services GmbH is also responsible for the development and implementation of manufacturing IT infrastructure such as execution solution power frontend, test and reliability management, visualization, statistical analysis, architecture standards, and production partner management.

LAM Research AG

Villach, Austria
Lam Research Corporation has been a major supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the worldwide semiconductor industry for more than 30 years.  As the market leader in plasma etch and a leading supplier of single-wafer clean products, Lam Research strives to consistently deliver the technical capability and cost-effective performance our customers require.
Lam Research AG (former SEZ AG) is a 100% daughter company of Lam Research. Lam Research AG in Villach Austria is the center for the development and production of all spin technology products of the Lam Spin Clean Division.
Lam Research AG is the leading provider of single-wafer, wet-processing solutions for the global semiconductor industry with an installed base of more than 1,500 spin-processing tools spanning across today’s leading IC manufacturers. The company’s product portfolio includes flexible, best-of-breed, low cost-of-ownership (CoO), single-wafer platforms for back- and front- end-of-line (BEOL/FEOL) cleaning, etching and stripping applications.

mechatronic Systemtechnik GmbH

Villach, Austria
mechatronic systemtechnik gmbh is a successful, fast-growing high-tech company headquartered in Villach, Austria. mechatronic has several years of experience in the semiconductor industry providing fully automated handling solutions for handling thin or warped (dome-, bowl-, or potato-shaped) wafers. Our offer ranges from simple components to complete process tools designed and manufactured according to specific customer needs for fabs, foundries as well as OEMs. We provide contactless wafer handling (Bernoulli technology), chip-side and back-side handling (also in one system), lowest contamination and wafer breakage, achieving high throughput, excellent stability, reliability and uptime based on outstanding manufacturing quality.
The company was founded by Walter Schober in 1998. Since 2004 we have been developing specialised machines for the semiconductor industry. The company currently has around 60 employees and is certified under the DIN EN ISO 9001 and 14001. All products are SEMI standard compliant and CE certificated.

SICO Technology GmbH

Bleiberg-Kreuth, Austria
SICO Technology GmbH is an SME employing 45 people. SICO manufactures and processes fused silica, fused quartz, various types of silicon and ceramic products for various industries that include semiconductor, optical, automotive and aerospace. One of the company´s USPs (unique selling points) is that they can make extremely pure quartz glass, which is needed for both semiconductor and optical applications. The company is based in Bleiberg-Kreuth (Austria) with production and sales & service facilities and international distributors.

Universität Klagenfurt

Klagenfurt, Austria
The Department of Statistics is part of the Faculty of Technical Sciences of the University of Klagenfurt. The University of Klagenfurt is the youngest university in Austria (founded in 1970), it comprises four faculties with approximately 10000 students. Currently, the department has two full professors, an associate professor, two assistant professors and about ten project assistants and PhD students. The members of this department have extensive experience in nationally funded and European projects,  for further information see
The main focus of our research is on
(1)    Engineering Statistics, including statistical process and quality control, design of experiments, statistical image analysis and classification
(2)    Spatial Statistics and its applications in geosciences and technology
(3)    Computational Statistics, including statistical software development.

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