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If you want to actively shape the tech­nolo­gies of the future, then you've come to the right place. 

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Door opener for compact, fast and reliable protection of e.g., on-board chargers or DC/DC converters for electric vehicles

In 2024, the SAL Doctoral College (SAL-DC), a training program for PhD students offered by Silicon Austria Labs, will be welcoming 18 new PhD students…

Gain insights into the experiences of our researchers in our career blog.

While the full potential of 5G is still just getting ready for the market, Johannes Kepler University (JKU) and Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) are already…

The open-source Python package "Magpylib", which is being developed under the leadership of the Magnetic Microsystem Technologies research group of…

In the cooperative project MUSIC, Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) and four industrial partners are developing new competitive solutions for microspeaker…

Master student, Junior Scientist and PhD student: That sums up Madeleine Petschnigg’s career at SAL so far! Madeleine joined SAL in 2020 as a master…

Researchers at Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) are working on the utilization of metasurfaces in the field of quantum physics. The new project aims to…

Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) is setting new standards for miniaturized optical components through cutting-edge two-photon lithography, facilitated by…

SAL Scientists and PhD students Abdolhamid Noori and Fatemeh Abbassi (both from Millimeter Wave Technologies, Linz) recently joined Chalmers…

The first year review meeting of SURFBOND was held at SAL Villach.


For twenty years, researchers from Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) have been working on the development of a laser-based ignition system.

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Our unique SAL coop­er­a­tion model is char­ac­ter­ized by the rapid imple­men­ta­tion of inno­v­a­tive ideas.

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