Austrian Space Forum (OeWF)

we are a network of space professionals and people with a passion for spaces in collaboration with national and international research, industry & policy institutions

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The OeWF conducts interdisciplinary research together with international partners on exploration strategies for future human Mars expeditions.

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Upcoming Events

Sep 2016
02.09.2016 - 03.09.2016: Airpower 2016
Oct 2016
14.10.2016 - 16.10.2016: European Mars Society Conference
Jan 2017
09.01.2017 - 14.01.2017: Beyond Earth Orbit: Solar System Exploration and Spacesuits
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Recent OeWF blog entries
Internship 2016: The spacesuit algorithm project

Internship 2016: The spacesuit algorithm project

It’s summer time again, which means that the OeWF is hosting interns at the suitlab in Innsbruck. Today, we want to introduce Anna (or rather let her introduce herself), who has recently joined Ragnar and Drew to work on a […]
Why is Analog Research important?

Why is Analog Research important?

Illustrating the Vienna Statement on Analog Planetary Research In early May 2016, the Austrian Space Forum (OeWF), together with a wide range of international partners, published the Vienna Statement on Analog Planetary Research (VSAPR), a single-paged declaration which outlines the […]
Internship 2016: Psychology & Team cohesion

Internship 2016: Psychology & Team cohesion

This week several interns started into the OeWF suitlab summer. One of them is Konstantin and we are happy to welcome him in our team :-) Name: Konstantin Chterev University: University of Surrey, United Kingdom Studying: Psychology How did you […]
Internship 2016: Kings College interns

Internship 2016: Kings College interns

Since two weeks our 2nd and 3rd intern this summer are working with us. We are happy to welcome Drew & Ragnar in our team :-) Name: Drew Masters & Ragnar Kristjánsson University: King’s College London, United Kingdom Studying: Master […]
Internship 2016: Terrain Estimation by a Monocular Camera

Internship 2016: Terrain Estimation by a Monocular Camera

It’s been one month here and I have learnt tons of things working. I wouldn’t say everything is going according to the schedule, but I believe research projects are like this, we hope that something will work and go further […]
SpaceOps conference blog part 2

SpaceOps conference blog part 2

From speed mentoring to skype conferences – learning how to network with space enthusiasts Sophie’s highlights: After the great feedback we received for our paper on Monday I thought:” Well, it can´t get any much better.” But then, Tuesday came […]