The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is a young international institute dedicated to basic research and graduate education in the natural and mathematical sciences, located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna.

IST Austria is committed to conducting world-class research. By 2026, up to 90 research groups will perform research in an international state-of-the-art environment.

January 22, 2016

Where wood is chopped, splinters must fall

IST Austria researchers reveal bacterial immune systems can overreact

December 21, 2015

Three new ERC Grants for IST Austria Professors

Now 20 out of 40 Professors at IST Austria funded by ERC

April 22, 2016

Long Night of Research

Seven Lower Austrian research institutes present current science projects at IST Austria

March 16, 2016

IST Lecture: Nobel Laureate Thomas C. Südhof

Towards a molecular logic of neural circuits