Beneficiary 8: TUW

Technische Universitaet Wien (TUW)

Scientist in Charge: Ulrich Schmid

tuwienThe Vienna University of Technology ( is one of the oldest in Europe, established in 1815. Today TU Vienna is among the 10 most successful technical universities in Europe. It is Austria’s largest scientific-technical research and educational institution. Within the Vienna University of Technology, the Institute of Actuator and Sensors Systems groups the research and teaching activities around: Industrial Sensor Systems, Applied Electronic Materials and Microsystems Technology.

The group on Microsystems Technology, headed by Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schmid (, is devoted to the design, preparation, and testing of three-dimensional structures and function modules in the micro- and nanometer range. Prof. Dr. U. Schmid and his co-workers have a long-term experience in the fabrication and evaluation of micromachined devices for microelectronic or microsystems related applications.