#Smart Manufacturing

Digitalisation and the Internet of Things increasingly change the production methods and the relationship between humans and machines in Industry 4.0. Research on Smart Manufacturing investigates the application and development of new technologies.


InnoFIT - novel forecasting tools

Improvement of forecasting processes and planning quality with the use of information technologies to increase the competitiveness of Austrian companies in the global market.

CDP – Austrian Center for Digital Production

The St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences will participate in the K1-Center CDP – Austrian Center for Digital Production. The nationwide research cooperation encourages and enables industrial e...

DuS - Digitization and Security

Qualification network for transferring IT security knowledge in context of the digital transformation of the economy

InfraBase - Automatic Building Footprint Segmentation

The project deals with the fully automatic analysis of satellite imagery. The goal is to extract a pixel-accurate segmentation of building roofs to generate a rich meta-data layer.


Goals of this project are to develop a breadboard to unscrew the coupler and the development of a breadboard for the final uncoupling.

Enterprise 4.0

The project „Enterprise 4.0” is a cooperation with the lower Austrian administration and aims at continually improving the competitiveness amongst regional companies in today’s digital age.


Bruckner, F. (2019, June). Virtual Hybrid Spaces. Notes in Combinations of Live-Action and Animation within Virtual Environments. Presentation presented at the 31st Society for Animation Studies Conference: Animatio is a Place, Lisboa, Portugal.
Bruckner, F., Fischer, E., Chihan Stanley, G., & Ladenhauf, G. (2019, May). Virtual and Augmented Reality as an artistic medium and a tool for communication. Panel Diskussion presented at the Soundframe Walkie Talkie, Vienna.
Bruckner, F., & Horsak, B. (2019). Labore für virtuelle Welten und Gesundheit [Radiobeitrag]. St. Poelten, Austria.
Bruckner, F. (2019). Virtual Hybrid Image, Virtual Hybrid Montage: Notes on the Hybridization of Live Action and Animation within Virtual Reality Environments. In J. Hagler, M. Lankes, & A. Wilhelm (Eds.), Expanded Animation. Mapping an Unlimited Landscape (pp. 64–71). Berlin: 978-3-7757-4525-3.
Rüger, B. (2017). Baggage Handling. In Sustainable Rail Transport (pp. 93–112). Cham: Newcastle University, Springer International Publishing.
Michelberger, F. (2015, September). BaKuRo - Kupplungsroboter für Verschiebebahnhöfe. Presented at the european researchers night, Wien.
Rüger, B. (2012). smartSTORE - A SYSTEM FOR INNOVATIVE LUGGAGE STORAGE SERVICES AT RAILWAY STATION. In Railway Terminal World Design and Technology Conference 2012 - Conference Proceedings (Vol. Paper-Nr. D2). Wien: UKIP Media & Events Ltd.
Rüger, B. (2012). Smartstore - Innovative, Efficient And Costumer Friendly Luggage Storing. In "Proceedings", Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Nis (Vol. 15, pp. 237–240). Nis.
Rüger, B., Graf, H., & Stadlmann, B. (2012). Gepäckaufbewahrung am Bahnhof - Das Gepäckdepot-System "store&go." ETR - Eisenbahntechnische Rundschau Mit ETR Austria, 12, 61–65.
Rüger, B., Graf, H., & Stadlmann, B. (2012). Gepäckaufbewahrung am Bahnhof - Bedürfnisse der Reisenden. ETR - Eisenbahntechnische Rundschau Mit ETR Austria, 6, 67–71.