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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.

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Projekt IMPAQT


Integrative Multidisciplinary People-centered Architectural Qualification & Training.

Teilchen von der Sonne treffen mit hoher Geschwindigkeit auf dem Merkur ein. [1]

The True Power of the Solar Wind


Electrically charged particles from the sun strike moons and planets with great force. The consequences of these impacts can now be explained by scientists from TU Wien.

Das neuartige Material kann sogar unter Wasser ausgehärtet werden.

Curing at the touch of a button: carbon fiber composites and underwater adhesives


A special formula for epoxy resins has been developed at TU Wien, which can be used for fibre-reinforced composites in aerospace, shipbuilding and automotive manufacturing, or even for underwater renovation. This is achieved merely by irradiating any...

Mikrowellen beeinflussen die Quanten-Schalter in einem dünnen Diamantstäbchen, die dann durch Schwingungen (Phononen) miteinander gekoppelt werden.

Transferring quantum information using sound


How can quantum information be transferred from one atom to another? A team of researchers from TU Wien and Harvard University has proposed using phonons – the quanta of sound.