Directory of all Houska-Prize winners

Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Knoblich
2024 Award
Project: Organoid Model of Human Brain Development and Disorders
Institution: Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA)
JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH Katrin Tiffner
2024 Award
Project: Dermal Open Microperfusion
Institution: HEALTH
Incus GmbH
Dr. Gerald Mitteramskogler
2024 Award
TU Wien
Ao. Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Michael Harasek
2023 Award
Salzburg Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH (FH) Elisabeth Häusler
2023 Award
Cube Dx GmbH
Mag. Dr. Bernhard Ronacher
2023 Award
Stefan Pogatscher
Montanuniversität Leoben
Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Stefan Pogatscher
2022 All Stars Award
Project: Manipulation of Aluminium Tempering Kinetics for Traffic and Transport
Institution: Chair of Nonferrous Metallurgy
Prof. Clemens Zierhofer, Universität Innsbruck
University of Innsbruck
Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Clemens Zierhofer
2022 All Stars Award
Golta Khatibi
TU Wien - Vienna University of Technology
Golta Khatibi
2021 Award
Project: High Reliability Power Electronics
Institution: Institute of Chemical Technologies and Analytics
Jama Nateqi
Symptoma GmbH
Jama Nateqi
2021 Award
Project: Symptoma
TU Graz – Graz University of Technology
Assoc. Prof. DI Dr. Harald Plank
2020 Award
Project: 3D Nanoprinting
Institution: Institute of Electron Microscopy and Nanoanalysis
MacroArray Diagnostics GmbH
Dr. Christian Harwanegg, MBA
2020 Award
Wolfgang Lechner
University of Innsbruck
Ass.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Lechner
2019 Award
Project: Quantum Optimization
Institution: Institute for Theoretical Physics
Michael Zilich
Blue Danube Robotics GmbH
Dr. Michael Zillich
2019 Award
Stefan Ameres
Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)
Dipl.-Biol. Univ. Dr. Stefan Ameres
2018 Award
Project: SLAM seq – gene expression profiling by high-throughput sequencing
Institution: IMBA - Institute of Molecular Biotechnology
Martin Putschek
Swimsol GmbH
Mag. Martin Putschek
2018 Award
Gunda Koellensperger
University of Vienna
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gunda Köllensperger
2017 Award
Project: Green standards in metabolomic research
Institution: Department of Analytical Chemistry
Jens Christian Schwindt
SIMCharacters GmbH
Dr. Jens-Christian Schwindt
2017 Award
Stefan Pogatscher
Montanuniversität Leoben
Assoz.Prof. DI Dr. Stefan Pogatscher
2016 Award
Project: Manipulation of aluminium tempering kinetics for traffic and transport
Institution: Chair of Nonferrous Metallurgy
Eva Prieschl-Grassauer
Marinomed Biotech AG
Mag. Dr. Eva Prieschl-Grassauer
2016 Award
Oskar Aszmann
Medical University of Vienna
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Oskar Aszmann
2015 Award
Project: Bionic reconstruction of upper extremity
Institution: Department of Surgery
Reingard Grabherr
BOKU University of Natural Resources and Life Science
Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Reingard Grabherr
2014 Award
Project: Enzymatic detoxification of fumonisins
Institution: VIBT, Department of Biotechnology
Armin Hansel
University of Innsbruck
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Armin Hansel
2013 Award
Project: PTR-TOF trace gas analysis
Institution: Institute for Ion Physics and Applied Physics
Erich Gnaiger
Medical University of Innsbruck
Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dr. Erich Gnaiger
2012 Award
Project: Light in the powerhouse of cells
Institution: D.Swarovski Research Laboratory / University Hospital for Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery
Oliver Kappe
University of Graz
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Christian Oliver Kappe
2011 Award
Project: Microwave reactors for chemical synthesis
Institution: Christian Doppler Laboratory for Microwave Chemistry and Institute of Chemistry
Helmut Clemens
Montanuniversität Leoben
Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Helmut Clemens
2010 Award
Lutz Sparowitz
Graz University of Technology
Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Lutz Sparowitz (†)
2009 Award
Project: UHPC bridges for the sustainable safeguarding of our infrastructure
Institution: Institute for Concrete Construction and Laboratory for Structural Engineering
Horst Cerjak
Graz University of Technology
Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Horst Cerjak
2008 Award
Andreas Bernkop Schnuerch
University of Innsbruck
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Andreas Bernkop-Schnürch
2007 Award
Anton Glieder
Graz University of Technology
Ao.Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Anton Glieder
2006 Award
Project: R-HNL: plant defence system saves people’s lives
Institution: TU Graz: Institute for Molecular Biotechnology, Institute for Biotechnology and Bioprocess Technology, Institute of Organic Chemistry; University of Graz : Institute of Chemistry, Research Centre for Applied Biocatalysis


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