scilog - Project of the week
Online gaming of the future
An innovative, resource-sensitive operating model for online games has been developed by researchers at the University of Innsbruck. The Austrian Science Fund FWF project has succeeded in showing how it can secure both revenues as well as an undisturbed gaming experience.
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Natural and Technical Sciences category
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Humanities and Social Sciences category
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In 2014 projects with a total volume of
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projects were approved
people worked in projects funded by the FWF (as of Dec. 31, 2014)
In 2014 the FWF received
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Extended FWF Rules on the Quality and Transparency of Evaluations, Studies and Research Policy-related Services
The FWF has had self-established rules on the...
Reinhold Mitterlehner and Pascale Ehrenfreund present Wittgenstein Award to Claudia Rapp. 20-year anniversary of START/Wittgenstein.
Austria's largest research prize awarded – Eight outstanding junior researchers inducted into the prestigious START Programme.
Science Europe welcomes the decision by the European Parliament’s Committees on Industry, Energy and Research (ITRE), Budget (BUDG) and Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) to protect the Horizon 2020 budget from a proposal to reallocate part of its funds for the EFSI plan.
At the annual press conference, the FWF's Executive Board and its Managing Director presented facts and figures from the year 2014 and demonstrated how the FWF contributes to strengthening Austria as a location for science and research.
This year's High Level Workshop, which was organised by the FWF in cooperation with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW) and Science Europe, was opened by Vice Chancellor Reinhold Mitterlehner, FWF President Pascale Ehrenfreund and Science Europe President Miguel Seabra in Vienna on April 13th.