We are the network of Austrian scientists and scholars in the USA, Canada, Mexico. Our objective is to support Austrian scientists and scholars in North America and to facilitate interactions between Austrian scientists and scholars and international research institutions.

The AMP is supported by the Alumni Club of the Medical University of Vienna and the Technical University of Graz. Established Austrian scientists provide aspiring scientists from Austria with guidance and experience. A new mentoring cyle has started in September. More

ASciNA, in cooperation with the BMWFW recognizes young Austrian scientists in North America, for their scientific work with the ASciNA Award. The winners of the ASciNA Awards will be announced in October 2016 in Toronto. More


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Peter Nagele mit Ziskind-Somerfeld Research Award ausgezeichnet.

By Monika Trebo | May 16, 2016

Lachgas (N2O) kann bei schweren Depressionen helfen. Für den Nachweis wurde Anästhesist Peter Nagele, der am Department of Anesthesiology and Psychiatry der Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (Missouri) forscht, ausgezeichnet. Der Preis ist mit 5.000 Dollar dotiert, und wird für die wichtigste im Vorjahr im Fachjournal "Biological Psychiatry" veröffentlichte Arbeit verliehen. http://derstandard.at/2000036911577/US-Forschungspreis-fuer-Anaesthesisten-aus-Oesterreich
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Wolfgang Gatterbauer receives NSF Early Career Award

By Monika Trebo | April 23, 2016

The National Science Foundation recently awarded Wolfgang Gatterbauer a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for his research proposal to develop novel methods to draw conclusions from uncertain and inconsistent data. Gatterbauer received the five-year, $550,000 award for the cross-campus project titled “Scaling approximate inference and approximation-aware learning.” News Release: http://tepper.cmu.edu/news/2016-04-06-gatterbauer-nsf-career-award
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