In 2017 the Lions Sponsorship was awarded for the third time. 7 submissions from 5 faculties of the TU Wien have been examined by a jury out of members of the Lions club and the TU Wien. The applications have been evaluated by general and scientific criteria (e.g. demonstration of use of the subsidies, description of the scientific methodology, innovation degree of the work, as well as their potential).

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Daniel Schachinger is doctoral candidate and research assistant at the Automation Systems Group of the Institute of Computer Engineering at TU Wien.

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Therese Schwarzböck is a PhD student at the Institute for Water Quality, Resource and Waste Management and works in the Research Center of Waste and Resource Management headed by Prof. Helmut Rechberger.

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within the scope of the Vienna young Scientist Symposium.

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© Therese Schwarzböck

From September to October 2017 Therese Schwarzböck stayed at the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Syiah Kuala University in Banda Aceh, Indonesia.