October 13, 2010

Three new professors join IST

President Thomas Henzinger on the occasion of the inauguration of the Bertalanffy Foundation Building this afternoon announced three professors who will join the Institute of Science and Technology (IST) Austria: Assistant Professors Tobias Bollenbach, Gašper Tkačik, and Chris Wojtan will perform research at IST Austria in Biophysics and Computer Graphics....

October 13, 2010

Bertalanffy Foundation Building inaugurated

With a ceremonial act this afternoon the Bertalanffy Foundation Building on the Campus of the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) in Klosterneuburg was officially opened. IST President Thomas Henzinger, Governor Erwin Pröll, Department Head Elisabeth Freismuth representing the Federal Minister for Science and Research, Beatrix Karl, and donor Peter Bertalanffy in their speeches mentioned the importance of...

October 11, 2010

Opening of Bertalanffy Foundation Building

After a planning and construction period of only two years the Bertalanffy Foundation Building will be inaugurated on October 13 on the Campus of the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) in Klosterneuburg in the Vienna Woods. Seven research groups will immediately start to work in the lab building after the opening. With the name of...

June  8, 2010

Memorial for victims of NS medical crimes introduced

Art work of Dorothee Golz at the IST Austria campus as a "poetic sign of transience" Within a small ceremony the memorial by Dorothee Golz was introduced...

May 29, 2010

Open Campus Day 2010

More information on Open Campus Day 2010 at IST Austria can be found in the program (in German), press announcement (in German) and photo gallery....

May  5, 2010

Press conference on Computer Science Symposium

IST President Prof. Thomas A. Henzinger presented details of the Computer Science symposium “Reactive Modeling in Science and Engineering” to journalists from the Austrian media at the Cafe Landtmann in Vienna. The symposium is taking place at the IST Campus on May 6/7 as part of the event series in May and June on...

April 19, 2010

4 Anniversary Events at IST Austria May-June

Almost one year has passed since the official opening ceremony of IST Austria in June 2009. We are looking back at a year full of positive developments, among them: - Several new faculty appointments, bringing...

March 29, 2010

IST Austria receives 10 Mio Euro donation

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) in Klosterneuburg receives a donation of ten million Euros from the Invicta Foundation of Austria. For President Thomas A. Henzinger this donation is a confirmation of the ambitious project to build in Austria an internationally oriented institute for basic research in...

March 22, 2010

Four new professors appointed at IST Austria

The new members of the research institute work in the fields of neuroscience, evolutionary biology, cell biology, and computer science President Thomas Henzinger this morning announced four professors who will join the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria): Assistant Professors Sylvia Cremer, Christoph Lampert, and Michael Sixt will...

March  1, 2010

School Competition in Mathematics

The prizes for this year's school competition will be awarded at the Open Campus Day on May 29, 2010. More information can be found in the press announcement (in German)....