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Technology for People

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.

Der neue Rollstuhl, entwickelt an der TU Wien

New Wheelchair Design: a Hand Gear for better Ergonomics

12.02.2019

Using biomedical modelling, researchers at TU Wien have developed a completely new type of wheelchair. Specially designed handles make the drive more efficient and ergonomic.


Invitation to participate in the Vienna Young Scientists Symposium 2019 (VSS 2019)

06.02.2019

Submission deadlien for Extended Abstracts is March 4, 2019.


Synthetisierte 13-nm Goldnanopartikel VOR (links) und NACH (rechts) der Funktionalisierung mit spezifischen DNA-Detektorsonden, die der Signalgebung am Streifentest dienen.

Where does this contamination come from?

04.02.2019

When bodies of water become polluted, it is important to find the cause as quickly and as economically as possible. To this end, TU Wien has now developed a new, DNA-based rapid testing procedure.


Verschiedene Cuprate, an denen Neven Barišić forscht.

Superconductors: Resistance is Futile

28.01.2019

New findings are changing the way we think about superconductivity. Experiments at TU Wien (Vienna) underline the special role of immobile charge carriers, acting as a “glue”, which makes superconductivity possible.


Invitation to participate in the Vienna Young Scientists Symposium 2019 (VSS 2019)

06.02.2019

Submission deadline for Extended Abstracts is 4th March 2019.