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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.

Plattformen, die stabil auf dem Wasser treiben

More space to soak up the sun


Hundred-metre long platforms which remain steady and stable in rough sea weather: TU Wien’s lightweight construction creates new space for solar energy out on the water.


TU Diversity Project 2016


There will be special opportunities relating to the various items under "Diversity", as part of the human resources development programme. Please register now!

Cyber-physical Systems: The World is Going Smart


From computer chips triggering an airbag to smart cities: “cyber-physical systems” are changing our world. During CPS-week (April 11 -14. 2016), the international scientific community comes together in Vienna.

Versuchsanlage HylyPure an der TU Wien

Hydrogen makes the natural gas network greener


Hydrogen from the natural gas pipeline – a separation technique developed by TU Wien is opening up new possibilities for our natural gas network and improves the ecological balance of hydrogen fuel cells.

Polarisationsmodulation eines Lasers mit photoelastischem Kristall

A laser look at ultra-thin layers


From the coating of electronic or pharmaceutical products to thin plastic films – a new technique developed by TU Wien enables coating processes to be quality controlled in real time.