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

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

November 17, 2014

Rapid change of growth

Nature paper unveils function of plant hormone in change of cell expansion in growing plants
November 7, 2014

Watching neocortex develop

Simon Hippenmeyer presents findings relevant for understanding brain development in Cell

November 14, 2014

Touching ground

Jiři Friml researches how plants developed evolutionary toolkit to grow on land

December 3, 2014

IST Lecture: Terrence J. Collins

Building the Chemical Dimension of a Sustainable World

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Rapid change of growth | November 17, 2014
Touching ground | November 14, 2014
Wiring the brain | October 31, 2014
PhD studies at IST Austria | October 27, 2014
Three new professors join IST Austria | September 29, 2014
Coordination in the spinal cord | September 26, 2014
Tinkering evolution | September 22, 2014
Switching to Neuroscience | September 15, 2014