Welcome in the K1-MET team

Zeljka Simicevic is Project Manager in Area 1. She has started her work on 20th June 2022.

Conference participations of K1-MET in the second half of 2022

Participation in international conferences

K1-MET congratulates former employee Valentin Wiesinger on winning 1st place at the Doerrenberg StudiesAWARD

Valentin Wiesinger (25), material science and production engineering student and former researcher in project 2.6, entered the Doerrenberg StudiesAWARD with his project thesis about the optimization of the energy-consumption of the electroslag remelting process. He presented and defended his work in…

Lecture by Axel Sormann at the 8. Anlagenforum of the TUEV SUED to the topic “Hydrogen for industrial use”

Dr. Axel Sormann, Senior Expert for Iron and Steelmaking, talked about “Hydrogen – use in the industry with the focus on iron and steelmaking”.

Long Night of Research 2022 - We were there!

We were represented at our two locations as follows:


K1-MET is a COMET Centre within the COMET – Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies Programme and funded by BMK, BMDW, the provinces, Upper Austria, Styria, and Tyrol as well as the the Steirische Wirtschaftsförderungs­gesellschaft m.b.H. (SFG) and the Standortagentur Tyrol. Furthermore, we thank Upper Austrian Research GmbH for the continuous support. The COMET Programme is managed by FFG.