Carinthian Tech Research (CTR) is a reliable partner for industry-oriented research and development in the area of intelligent sensor systems and one of Austrians leading research competence centres.
CTR provides a full range of R&D services and development for the life sciences, medical, automation, and manufacturing industries.
The R&D center helps companies to optimise existing procedures and develop new intelligent sensor solutions in the field of automated process and quality control. CTR is a link between science and industry using the latest findings to make products and production processes simpler, faster, safer and more effective.
Optical sensors (UV–VIS–NIR–MIR), spectral imaging, imaging spectroscopy, machine vison and image processing, x-ray, raman imaging, terahertz (THz) imaging spectroscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy, chemometry, statistical classification, sensor prototypes and software development, algorithms, expertise in handling and automation technologies, optical simulation and design, microsystems, micro-optical systems (MEMS/MOEMS), wireless sensing and identification tasks.
CTR delivers in-depth expertise at every stage of implementation – from feasibility studies, conception and design through prototyping, simulation and testing to finished system and product solutions. The team at CTR includes electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, mathematicians, chemists, physicists, computer scientists, telemetry and mechatronics experts. The R&D expertise is aimed at customer-oriented requirements and focuses on project-benefit and exploitation.
Business partners: Beckman Coulter, Bruker, Boehringer Ingelheim, Ortner Reinraumtechnik, Unisensor, Siemens, Wild Austria, Wolf, Roche Diagnostics.
Scientific partners: Fraunhofer Institut für Mikroelektronische Schaltungen und Systeme (D), Technische Universität Clausthal (D), Danish Technology Institute (DK), Technische Universität Wien (A).
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