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Life Sciences - Physics - 03.02.2017
From 6 March: Lecture Series
From 6 March: Lecture Series "175 Years Doppler Effect"
In the spring of 2017, the publication of Christian Doppler's essay "Vom farblicht der Doppelsterne" will be published for the 175th time.

Life Sciences - Physics - 19.01.2017
Molecule flash mob
Molecule flash mob
Neurotransmitter transporters are some of the most popular transport proteins in research as they play a major role in the processing of signals in the brain.

Physics - 23.12.2016
Frohe Feiertage
Frohe Feiertage
Spitzenforschung wird an der TU Wien groß geschrieben - auch wenn es um Objekte auf Nanometer-Skala geht.

Electroengineering - Physics - 21.12.2016
Graphene able to transport huge currents on the nano scale
Graphene able to transport huge currents on the nano scale
New experiments have shown that it is possible for extremely high currents to pass through graphene, a form of carbon.

Physics - 09.12.2016
A Nano-Roundabout for Light
A Nano-Roundabout for Light
At TU Wien, it was possible to create a nanoscale optical element that regulates the flow of light particles at the intersection of two glass fibers like a roundabout.

Physics - Chemistry - 20.10.2016
The quantum sniffer dog
The quantum sniffer dog
A laser and detector in one: a microscopic sensor has been developed at TU Wien, which can be used to identify different gases simultaneously.

Physics - Chemistry - 12.10.2016
New ERC Grant at TU Wien
New ERC Grant at TU Wien
The solid state physicist Jan Kune? is relocating his research project from Prague to Vienna, bringing another ERC Consolidator Grant to TU Wien.

Chemistry - Physics - 06.10.2016
Molecular Machines
Molecular Machines
uni:view magazin Videos Presse Social Media The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 has been awarded to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir Fraser J. Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa for the design and synthesis of molecular machines.

Materials Science - Physics - 04.10.2016

Physics - 26.09.2016
Focused Beams of Randomness
Focused Beams of Randomness
It was considered a practically unreachable goal: focused light in the Terahertz regime consisting of a broad spectrum of wavelengths.

Physics - Computer Science - 19.09.2016
Artificial 2D crystals modified at the touch of a button
Artificial 2D crystals modified at the touch of a button
Charged particles can form via self-organization processes an unexpectedly large range of crystal structures entirely by themselves.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 16.08.2016
First quantum satellite successfully launched
First quantum satellite successfully launched
The launch of the Chinese research satellite 'Micius' marks the dawn of a new era of global quantum communication.

Physics - Chemistry - 27.07.2016
Lonely Atoms, Happily Reunited
Lonely Atoms, Happily Reunited
The remarkable behaviour of platinum atoms on magnetite surfaces could lead to better catalysts. Scientists at TU Wien (Vienna) can now explain how platinum atoms can form pairs with the help of carbon monoxide.

Physics - Chemistry - 30.06.2016
Shaping Drops: Control over Stiction and Wetting
Shaping Drops: Control over Stiction and Wetting
Some surfaces are wetted by water, others are water-repellent. TU Wien (Vienna), KU Leuven and the University of Zürich have discovered a robust surface whose adhesive and wetting properties can be switched using electricity.

Physics - Materials Science - 14.06.2016
At the atomic level: Lecture by Fritz Prinz on 22 June
At the atomic level: Lecture by Fritz Prinz on 22 June
Fritz Prinz from Stanford University wants to convert and store energy more efficiently using new materials and methods.

Physics - Chemistry - 30.05.2016
Growing perfect crystals by filling the gaps
Growing perfect crystals by filling the gaps
Be it in phyics, mettalurgy, gemology or engineering, the applications of crystals are very broad.

Materials Science - Physics - 24.05.2016
Graz as a centre for tailor-made materials
Graz as a centre for tailor-made materials
Materials research as a foundation for innovative products. More than 1,200 experts in high-performance materials of the future are coming to Graz for the THERMEC convention starting on 29 May.

Environment - Physics - 20.04.2016
More space to soak up the sun
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.

Physics - 20.04.2016
3D-Printing the Almost Impossible
3D-Printing the Almost Impossible
Hovering Fish and Rotating Turtles: An optimization method for 3D-printed objects gives them remarkable geometric properties.

Chemistry - Physics - 05.04.2016
Hydrogen makes the natural gas network greener
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.

Physics - 04.04.2016

Physics - Computer Science - 30.03.2016
Cyber-physical Systems: The World is Going Smart
From computer chips triggering an airbag to smart cities: 'cyber-physical systems' are changing our world.

Physics - 29.01.2016
The Quantum Fridge
The Quantum Fridge
It all comes down to quantum physics: scientists at TU Wien (Vienna) have analysed why some gases can be cooled down to extremely low temperatures.

Physics - Mechanical Engineering - 19.01.2016
Mechanical Quanta see the light
Mechanical Quanta see the light
Interconnecting different quantum systems is important for future quantum computing architectures, but has proven difficult to achieve.

Physics - Electroengineering - 14.12.2015
Nanoscale One-Way-Street for Light
An optical device at nanoscale which allows light to pass in only one direction has been developed at TU Wien (Vienna).

Computer Science - Physics - 22.09.2015

Physics - 16.09.2015
A quantum lab for everyone
A quantum lab for everyone
A virtual laboratory allows, for the first time, to actively engage with topical quantum physics. The novel learning environment was developed at the Faculty of Physics at the University of Vienna in collaboration with university and high-school students.

Physics - Innovation - 19.06.2015

Computer Science - Physics - 13.01.2015
TU Vision 2025+: Vortragsreihe 2015
TU Vision 2025+: Vortragsreihe 2015
TU Vision 2025+ lädt im Jänner zu Diskussionen mit Randal E. Bryant, Lorenz Lassnigg und Henri Van Damme ein.

Life Sciences - Physics - 27.11.2014

Physics - Computer Science - 14.08.2014
Speeding up Robots through Quantum Mechanics
The importance of artificial intelligence has been increasing in many areas. A team of researchers led by Hans Briegel has now shown that quantum physics may help AI agents to speed up decision making processes that are based on previous experience.

Physics - Innovation - 27.03.2014
Ultra-Thin Light Detectors
A new, extremely thin kind of light detectors was created at Vienna University of Technology. Two very different technologies were combined for the first time: metamaterials and quantum cascade structures.

Physics - Computer Science - 12.03.2014
Quantum physics secures new cryptography scheme
Quantum physics secures new cryptography scheme
The way we secure digital transactions could soon change.

Physics - Electroengineering - 04.03.2014
Electronics Based on a Two Dimensional Electron Gas
A new material could open the door to a new kind of electronics: researchers at the Vienna University of Technology have created a stable two-dimensional electron gas in strontium titanate.

Physics - Electroengineering - 04.02.2014
Patterns of particles generated by surface charges
Disorder turns into order: scientists at the Vienna University of Technology can show how intricate structures can emerge from inhomogeneously charged particles.

Physics - 05.11.2013
A Single-Atom Light Switch
With just a single atom, light can be switched between two fibre optic cables at the Vienna University of Technology.

Physics - Innovation - 30.10.2013
The World’s Most Powerful Terahertz Quantum Cascade Laser
Whether it is diagnostic imaging, analysis of unknown substances or ultrafast communication - terahertz radiation sources are becoming more and more important.

Physics - 18.10.2013

Physics - Electroengineering - 09.07.2013
Graphene on its way to conquer Silicon Valley
Graphene on its way to conquer Silicon Valley
The remarkable material graphene promises a wide range of applications in future electronics that could complement or replace traditional silicon technology. Researchers of the Electronic Properties of Materials Group at the University of Vienna have now paved the way for the integration of graphene into the current silicide based technology.

Physics - Chemistry - 08.07.2013
Detection of single photons via quantum entanglement
Detection of single photons via quantum entanglement
A team of quantum physicists in Innsbruck led by Christian Roos and Cornelius Hempel have realised an extremely sensitive method for the spectroscopy of atomic and molecular atoms. This technique can be used to closely study a number of particles. The scientists have published their findings Photonics.

Electroengineering - Physics - 05.07.2013
TU Vienna develops light transistor
TU Vienna has managed to turn the oscillation direction of beams of light - simply by applying an electrical current to a special material.

Physics - Life Sciences - 05.02.2013
Nanostructures with Living Cells
Using Laser Technology, Aleksandr Ovsianikov from the Vienna University of Technology wants to create microstructures with embedded living cells.

Physics - Innovation - 31.01.2013
One Billion Euros to be Invested in Graphene Research
Graphene is a material which has great hopes resting on it - especially in communications technology but also in the construction of very light, stable structures and batteries.

Physics - Chemistry - 15.11.2012

Physics - Innovation - 11.09.2012
ERC Grant for Theoretical Physicist Karsten Held
Physicist Karsten Held from the Vienna University of Technology has been awarded with an ERC Grant from the European Research Council for his research in quantum mechanical materials science.