“Quantitative Tomographic Imaging – Radon meets Bell and Maxwell”

The Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics (RICAM) in Linz, Austria organizes a Summer School (10th – 12th July) and a Workshop (13th – 14th July) as follow up events of the successful conference “100 Years of the Radon Transform”. This interdisciplinary workshop will bring together scientists from Physics, Medical Physics and Mathematics […]

Detecting cell motion during early embryogenesis

by Lukas F. Lang (RICAM, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria) l…@ricam.oeaw.ac.at Our main motivation is to estimate cell motion in time-lapse volumetric microscopy images depicting fluorescently labelled cells of a live zebrafish embryo. It has been only recently possible to obtain high-resolution observations of biological model organisms such as the zebrafish. Increasing spatial and temporal […]

A Short History of Industrial Mathematics in Linz, Austria

Linz is the capital of Upper Austria (one of the 9 Austrian federal states) and it is the center of Austrian industrial production. The steel producer voestalpine is the most prominent name in Upper Austrian industry, but you may also have heard about Primetals (formerly Siemens VAI), building steel plants, about Teufelberger, manufacturer of wire […]