April 19, 2012

First IST Young Scientist Symposium on Human Evolution

Human evolution is a process of constant changes and adaptations. Likewise, scientific research on this topic is continuously developing as well and news such as the discovery of the Denisovan hominid (2010), or more recently the ‘Red Deer Cave people’ (March...

April 13, 2012

IST Lecture: Hannah Monyer “Studying Interneurons at the Cellular and Network Level"

On April 12, 2012 IST Austria had the pleasure to welcome Hannah Monyer for an IST Lecture. Prof. Monyer is Head of the Department of Clinical Neurobiology and the Interdisciplinary Center of Neurosciences of the University of Heidelberg and has received a...

November 25, 2011

IST Lecture: Alberto Sangiovanni Vincentelli "Taming Dr. Frankenstein: Designing Distributed Systems of Electronics, Mechanical and Biological Components"

On November 24, 2011 IST Austria welcomed Prof. Alberto L. Sangiovanni Vincentelli for an IST Lecture. Prof. Sangiovanni Vincentelli, who holds the Buttner Chair of EECS at the University of California Berkeley and is a member of the National Academy of Engineering,...

June 19, 2011

Open Campus Day 2011

We cordially invite you to the IST Open Campus Day June 19, 2011 - please save the date!Come and join the research party for the whole family at the IST Austria campus in Klosterneuburg! For the first time we will...

May 19, 2011

IST Lecture: Henry Markram "Introducing the Human Brain Project"

On May 18, 2011 IST Austria welcomed Prof. Henry Markram for an IST Lecture. Prof. Markram, the founder of the Brain Mind Insitute at EPFL, gave his talk on the Human Brain Project. The aim of this scientific initiative is to build...

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....

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  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)....