„Now we are heading towards the finals, at the end of April, facing 21 other semi-finalists. We are really proud and this is a great start!“ ~DI Daniel G Pressl See the webcast of the Spring $100K Semi-Final Awards Ceremony: Broadband (220K) Dialup (56K)
Anastasios John Hart, member of DeltaX, becomes famous in the WWW through his images of Carbon Nanotube forests displaying 40 Playboy bunnies: Anastasios John Hart, DeltaX member and postdoc at MIT, fabricated forests of Carbon Nanotubes displaying 40 Playboy Bunnies. John’s scientific art will be published in one of the next playboy magazines under Editor’s […]
PBS Airdate: January 9, 2007 S.M. Stephen Steiner III S.M. Stephen Steiner III introduced some of the concepts of Carbon Nanotubes and the Space Elevator. "I wouldn’t say Carbon is promiscious, but it is certainly openminded." says Stephen. Watch the Show!
S.M. Stephen Steiner III and DI Daniel Pressl in front of their poster featuring the design of a novel insulation material approach for army needs. The team DeltaX was cheered upon introducing their novel approach of combining new materials into a simple design to make insulation superior to any currently in use. The team received the maximum amount of funding of […]
Next year on the 6th of January the St. Paul Maturaball will take place again in the magically transformed rooms of the Konvikt in St. Paul, Wolfsberg. iPressl is one of the main sponsors of the ball with its projects 2fast4u and Redwired. The audience will be shown a preview of the magnificent collection of […]
Space Elevator Concept. The purpose of the Tether Challenge is to develop a very strong tether material for use in various structural applications. The competition requires a 50% improvement in breaking force from year to year, starting with a commercially available tether in 2005. Additional requirements (such as operating temperature range, vacuum compatibility, and controlled […]
The final date of the exhibition is yet to be announced. Dipl. Ing. Daniel G Pressl is expecting an opening date around March or April 2007.
MIT-Austria Redwired Website This MIT-Austria Exchange Organization has not been founded yet. However, there are a few students from Austria, who made it to the reputable Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the number is increasing: Peter Wagner (MIT, Fall 2006); Triple M, Montanuniversitaet Leoben) UPDATE: Further students: Laura Droessler (MIT, Fall 2007), Andreas Maier (MIT, […]