FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.

Werner Obermayr




Dipl.-Ing. degree in "Technical Physics" at the Technical University of Graz

PhD in the fields solid state and positron physics, TU Graz



Staff member at the Institute of Electronic Engineering at FH Joanneum since 1996

University Assistant at the Institute for Nuclear Physics (1991-1996), Graz University of Technology

Scientific Assistant at the Institute for Nuclear Physics (1986-1991), Graz University of Technology

Industry (CAS: Computer, Applications, Software)


Selected projects

JOANNEUM Power Electronics Center (2014-2018), Wide-bandgap semiconductors and the optimization of power electronics

Efficient Integrated Power Conversion (since 1912), COIN-Programme, "GaN and wide-bandgap semiconductors"

Advanced Methods in Embedded Signal Processing (2006-2009), with partners SEIDEL Elektronik GmbH Nfg. KG, Analog Devices Inc., EVK DI Kerschhaggl GmbH, SBB Cargo, i-RED Infrared Systems GmbH, Institute of Genomics (Graz University of Technology), FHplus, FFG


Peer-reviewed publications since 1996

"Kompetenzfelder der Elektronik - Systemlösungen des Instituts Electronic Engineering der FH JOANNEUM", H. Berger, C. Netzberger, W. Stocksreiter, R. Estrada-Vázques, N. Blasonig, A. Preda, W. Obermayr, M. Salloker und C. Vogel, e&i Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik, 137(1), 11-18 (2020), Springer, doi: 10.1007/s00502-019-00783-8, available:  http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00502-019-00783-8

Nanotechnology and semiconductor physics

"Wide-Bandgap-Halbleiter übernehmen die Leistungselektronik", Elektronik Industrie 5, 58-62 (2017), Hüthig-Verlag, ISSN 0174-5522, http://www.all-electronics.de/wide-bandgap-halbleiter/

 "Nanoscale Science and Engineering", Gebeshuber I.C. and Obermayr W., In: Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Society, Eds. Guston D. and Golson J.G., 1st edition (July 14, 2010), Sage Publications, USA, doi: 10.4135/9781412972093, e-ISBN 978-1-4129-7209-3

Physica Status Solidi (b) 242/2, 278-84 (2005), "Properties of the energy spectrum of the Heisenberg molecular magnet N=8", M. Labuz, W. Obermayr, A. Wal, M. Kuzma

"Noise Spectroscopy of Polycrystalline Mercury-Cadmium-Tellluride Films", L. Pyziak, I. Stefaniuk, and W. Obermayr in "Symmetry and Structural Properties of Condensed Matter", pp. 478-483, eds.: T. Lulek, B. Lulek, A. Wal (World Scientific, Singapore, 2003)


Journal of Electronic Materials 31/8, 831-3 (2002), "Noise Properties of Linear Defects in Mercury-Cadmium-Telluride", I. S. Virt, W. Obermayr, M. Bilyk, and M. Kuzma


Materials Science

Journal of Physics: Conference Series 30, 262-265 (2006), "On LCAO Positron Wavefunctions in Crystals", W. Obermayr and M. Sznajder, available: http://iopscience.iop.org/1742-6596/30/1/031

Molecular Physics Reports 37, 127-131 (2003), "EPR Study of Nd^3+ Impurities in YAlO3 Single Crystals", I. Stefaniuk, W. Obermayr, M. Rozborska, A. Matkowski, M. Kuzma

"Symmetries of LCAO Band Structure Calculations in Crystalline Solids" in "Symmetry and Structural Properties of Condensed Matter", pp. 426-440, eds.: T. Lulek, B. Lulek, A. Wal (World Scientific, Singapore, 2003), doi: 10.1142/9789812704474_0037

Physica Status Solidi (b) 225/1, 63-68 (2001), "Influence of the Effective Electron-Positron Correlation Potential on the Calculation of Momentum-Densities of Positron Annihilation Pairs", W. Obermayr

International Journal of Quantum Chemistry 78 (4), 212-25 (2000), "Method for Performing LCAO Band Structure Calculations in Crystalline Solids: Application to Rubidium", W. Obermayr



"Group Theory and LCAO Method" (1998), W. Obermayr, ISBN 3-8265-3446-8