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Remote Science Support – one of our largest teams

Remote Science Support – one of our largest teams

Seda Oezdemir, Christine Czakler and Stefanie Garnitschnig plus an international team of 42 members (1 liaison and 1 co-liaison for each AMADEE-20 experiment) – they are our Remote Science Support team. It is a large and very diverse team consisting […]
AMADEE-20 International Tele-Sim session, hosted by Cornell

AMADEE-20 International Tele-Sim session, hosted by Cornell

Members from UK, France, Israel, Austria, USA (NYC), Sweden participated in an online tele-sim session. The training was hosted Weill Cornell Simulation Center, NYC. The session began with a series of lectures and “table top” exercises to update the Israeli […]
Our Analog Astronaut Support (AAS) – an introduction.

Our Analog Astronaut Support (AAS) – an introduction.

The members of the AAS team support our analog astronauts in many areas such as: training, equipment, preparations, interview and media requests, event requests, schedule coordination and logistical tasks. What does your team do? Claudia: Our Analog Astronaut Support Team […]
BACK TO WORK: A post-pandemic internship

BACK TO WORK: A post-pandemic internship

After months of online studying, being back to actual office work is relieving! My name is Mathias, I am a 20-year-old French student, currently working as a R&D Intern for the ÖWF this summer. I study at ESTACA Paris-Saclay, and […]
IGLUNA 2021 Field Campaign in Lucerne and online

IGLUNA 2021 Field Campaign in Lucerne and online

Attend the IGLUNA Field Campaign, which marks the end of a year’s work by more than 220 students from all over the world on the topic “A space habitat with remote operations”! Over the past academic year, 12 student teams […]
A picture is worth a thousand words.

A picture is worth a thousand words.

Who captures the most fascinating moments for us? Our photographer Florian Voggeneder, who actively participates in our missions, has a special eye for the right moment. The tireless commitment of our photographers puts us in the pleasant position of being […]
Master’s thesis 2021 – Tools for geotechnical investigation on Mars

Master’s thesis 2021 – Tools for geotechnical investigation on Mars

My name is Michel Jakić and I’m an exchange student at TU Graz. I was born in Požega in 1997. I moved to Rijeka to pursue my studies. At the Civil Engineering University, I finished my bachelor’s thesis, and enrolled […]
“Science On Board”: Space Research Begins Underwater

“Science On Board”: Space Research Begins Underwater

The Hydronaut project is an underwater habitat that started operations last year and is currently the scene for analog space research. Dr. Miroslav Rozloznik, Flight Planner of the Austrian Space Forum, has just surfaced from an underwater analog space mission […]
Our media team builds bridges and brings the term analog research into the public eye

Our media team builds bridges and brings the term analog research into the public eye

Public relations in terms of education and international networking, press work for national and international media from newspapers to TV stations, social media activities for a large community on different channels, visuals for content creation, media production, visual orientation at […]
Ground Support – There’s a lot to do, let’s get going!

Ground Support – There’s a lot to do, let’s get going!

Who makes sure that everything runs smoothly behind the scenes? Who takes care of the organisation and coordination of the things necessary for the ongoing operation? Our Ground Support team! MAIN TASKS Regular operation:– Member and intern support – administrative […]