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.

December 2, 2016

New form of autism found

Team of researchers identified new form of syndromic autism | Study published in Cell

November 29, 2016

Thomas Henzinger reappointed as President

Henzinger accepts offer to lead the Institute for a third 4-year term

December 1, 2016

Evaluation unanimously accepted by RIT Committee

Successful development of Institute recognized by committee members

December 14, 2016

IST Science and Society Lecture: Wolfgang Lutz

Human capital as root cause of development and policy priority