Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz

The Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz is Austria's second oldest university and one of the largest in the country. Many excellent scientists, amongst them six Nobel laureates, have taught and  researched  here.

With 32,500 students and 4,000 employees the University of Graz contributes significantly to the vibrating life of the Styrian capital. Its location in Europe encourages a lively scientific, economic and cultural exchange with South-East Europe, from which not only the city benefits, but also its educational institutions.

Facts and Figures

  • Founded in 1585
  • 6 faculties
  • 76 institutes
  • 32,000 students
  • 5,100 new students
  • 3,700 graduates per academic year, of which approximately 200 receive a doctor’s degree
  • 120 study courses
  • 4,000 employees, of which 2,700 are scientists
  • 180,000 m2 net floor area
  • A budget of 205,4 million euros per year


We participate as a research institution. As such we provide expertise on state-of-the-art statistical methods in a wide field including multivariate analysis, quality control, survival analysis and various specialities. The project offers a valuable opportunity to combine theoretical work with practical applications. Based on the applications in the PowerBase project, the work aims at developing new methods in the field of quality control and industrial statistics.

Key Contribution:

  • Develop statistical models for drift analysis and guardbanding
  • Publications together with Infineon Technologies
  • Software specification for guardbanding


Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz

Universitätsplatz 3
A-8010 Graz, Austria