Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

Article in OCG Journal

Friday, December 18th, 2009

In the most recent issue of the OCG (Österreichische Computer Gesellschaft; Austria Computer Society) Journal there is an article I wrote on NFC Technolgy and futher development. The article gives a brief overview on NFC Technolgy, possible usecases as well as security related issues which I do cover in my PhD thesis in more detail.


OCG – Arbeitskreis für IT-Sicherheit

ID World People Award

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

After been nominated for the ID World Peolpe Award in the Category “Near Field Communication” – believe it or not — I actullay won the Academy Award in Milano this week. 2007 also the CIO auf Austria received this prize.

I’m more than happy & thankful to the jury and the great support I received from the Community and Cooperation Partners. THANK YOU!

Meeting the Governor of Upper Austria

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

Monika Kogler and I, both nominated by the EU as “Young European Talents“, have been invited and honored by the Governor of Upper Austria, Dr. Josef Pühringer, for our achievements and assignment in our research areas.

WSYA Winner!

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Andreas Jakl and I handed in our “MobileDoc” application for the World Summit Youth Award (WSYA). Today we got the information from the Jury, that we among the winners and heading for the awarding ceremony to Mexico ;-)

World Summit Youth Awards


NFC Guru Interview in “Regarding ID”-Magzine

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

There is a nice interview with me — The NFC Guru — in the current issue of the “Regarding ID” magazine, which can be downloaded here. (starting on Page 40). The interview was done by Andy Williams.

Interview in Wirtschaftsblatt

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

In the current issue of the “Wirtschaftsblatt” you can find an Interview with me, giving insights into NFC and VHD (Very High Data Rates), a project the NFC Research Lab is jointly working on with NXP. The article can be found here. The Interview was done by Dr. Ursula Rischanek.

me @Newton/ORF

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

Recently I have been interviewed by the science magazine “Newton” of the federal broadcasting agency of Austria (ORF). The topic of the talk was about the roll of technology in our life in the year 2020. The whole show can be viewed on YouTube (3 parts á 10 mins).

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