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Our mission is "technology for people". Through our research we "develop scientific excellence",
through our teaching we "enhance comprehensive competence".

The Vienna University of Technology – TU Wien (TUW) – is located in the heart of Europe, in a cosmopolitan city of great cultural diversity. For nearly 200 years, the TU Wien has been a place of research, teaching and learning in the service of progress. The TU Wien is among the most successful technical universities in Europe and is Austria’s largest scientific-technical research and educational institution.

Computer simulations show the electron flux from one atom to the others.

Laser Pulse turns Glass into a Metal

26.08.2014

For tiny fractions of a second, quartz glass can take on metallic properties, when it is illuminated be a laser pulse. This has been shown by calculations at the Vienna University of Technology. The effect could be used to build...more ...


Lean Startup Machine, photo courtesy of www.leanstartupmachine.com

Lean Startup Machine has been unlocked for Vienna

22.08.2014

The biggest risk in starting a business is not being able to acquire customers. LSM is a 3-day workshop that teaches you how to build something customers want and run the right experiments to steer your business in the right...more ...


The quantum system studied at TU Wien (Vienna): A black diamond (center) contains nitrogen atoms, which are coupled to a microwave resonator.

"Cavity Protection Effect" Helps to Conserve Quantum Information

18.08.2014

Coupling atomic spins in diamonds to microwave resonators could lead to new quantum technologies. Researchers at the Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) have now managed to dramatically prolong the time these systems can...more ...


Mitchel Resnick

Scratch & snap! Easy programming for the young generation

12.08.2014

The Faculty of Informatics hosts the third conference on Constructionism and Creativity in August 2014. Keynote speakers are well-known scientists and developers such as Mitchel Resnick, inventor of the programming environment...more ...