Virtual Vehicle


Reliable methods for real-time co-simulation: Phase II started 20.03.2015

During the last three years, the VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center, together with its partners TU...


Seal of approval for successful health promotion 17.03.2015

In early march, the VIRTUAL VEHICLE was awarded the BGF certificate, a seal of approval that honors...


Efficient defrosting in heat pump systems 24.02.2015

The efficiency of outside air based heat pump systems is significantly reduced by the frosting of...


International wheel-rail visionaries at VIRTUAL VEHICLE 10.02.2015

At the end of January, 20 rail experts from the International Collaborative Research Initiative...


VIRTUAL VEHICLE gains millions for EU projects in Styria 04.02.2015

The European Union‘s funding program Horizon 2020 supports the development of technologies for...



VIRTUAL VEHICLE is an internationally operating research center that develops technologies for affordable, safe and environmentally friendly vehicles for road and rail.

With over 200 employees, we collaborate with more than 100 domestic and international partners from science and industry. The key aspects of our expertise include connecting numeric simulation and experimental verification, as well as developing a comprehensive, full-vehicle system simulation. The COMET K2 program will provide the basis for funded research activities until at least the end of 2017. An extensive involvement in EU projects and a broad portfolio of commissioned research and services round out our activities.

Further Information

Innovation Award 2014: FRIDA by VIRTUAL VEHICLE




Research Areas


18th International ESAFORM Conference on...

15. – 17.04.2015 - The 18th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming – ESAFORM 2015 will be held for the first time in Austria and will...

Stephenson Conference

21. – 23.04.2015 - The Stephenson Conference will be an international event covering a full range of rolling stock and interface disciplines, from...

SAE 2015 World Congress & Exhibition

21. – 23.04.2015 - The SAE 2015 World Congress assembles the best talent in the automotive industry; experts, management teams, engineers, and...

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