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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 more than 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.

Denise Mandt im Labor

Artificial placenta created in the laboratory


In order to better understand important biological membranes, it is necessary to explore new methods. Researchers at TU Wien (Vienna) have succeeded in creating an artificial placental barrier on a chip, using a high-resolution 3D printing process.

Der Farbstoff Indigo ist bei Raumtemperatur vollständig wasserabweisend. Ein aufgebrachter Tropfen Wasser perlt einfach ab.

Amazingly ‘green’ synthesis method for high-tech dyes


Dyes that are also of great interest for organic electronics have recently been prepared and crystallised at TU Wien. All that is required is just water, albeit under highly unusual conditions.

Der Versuchsaufbau mit dem Neutronenspiegel

No sign of Symmetrons


A high-precision experiment led by TU Wien has set its sights on pinpointing the so-far hypothetical "symmetron fields" using the PF2 ultra-cold neutron source at the Institut Laue-Langevin in France. For the existence of symmetrons could provide an...

Straßenszenerie in China

Learn Chinese – a language with success prospects


The special seminar of TU Wien is held again this fall.