Dipl.-Ing. Kurt Niel graduated in electrical/telecommunication engineerign at the Technical University Vienna. He has worked for 13 years in the field of optical metrology systems for steel production. Tasks has been R&D project planning, implementation, and transfer to product development and implementation including PR-activities. He had to spend about 1 year in total at international sites.
Since 2002 he holds a professorship in industrial machine vision at the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences.