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

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

Kinder in der Zentralafrikanischen Republik [2]

Preventing Famine with Mobile Phones


With a mobile data collection app and satellite data, scientists will be able to predict whether a certain region is vulnerable to food shortages and malnutrition. The method has now been tested in the Central African Republic.

Ein einzelnes organisches Molekül - mit einem Molybdän-Atom im Zentrum zwischen zwei Gold Elektroden - dient als Schalter.

The switch molecule


A new kind of switch which operates at the nanometre scale has been presented by an international research team. The switch's state can be altered in a targeted manner using a single electron.

Die TU Wien hilft mit, die Holzverarbeitung zu automatisieren.

Wood patching robot


Robots identify material defects and repair them: TU Wien's automation technology makes wood processing more efficient and uses fewer resources.

20 Jahre "Engineering Management"

20 years of executive postgraduate MSc program "Engineering Management2


The program celebrates its 20th "birthday" on October 16, 2015 at TU Wien

Kernteilchen (links) bestehen aus Quarks (Materieteilchen) und Gluonen (Kraftteilchen). Ein Glueball (rechts) hingegen besteht aus reinen Gluonen.

A Particle Purely Made of Nuclear Force


Scientists at TU Wien (Vienna) have calculated that the meson f0(1710) could be a very special particle – the long-sought-after glueball, a particle composed of pure force.