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.

September 15, 2014

Switching to Neuroscience

PhD student Ximena Contreras discovers unexpected passion for neuroscience

August 25, 2014

Mutation responsible for low IQ

Gaia Novarino identifies gene contributing to intellectual disability risk

August 18, 2014

New textbook on topology shapes up

Herbert Edelsbrunner publishes new textbook on topology

November 6, 2014

IST Lecture: Cédric Villani

Of Triangles, Gases, Prices and Men