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.

July 16, 2018

Plant mothers talk to their embryos via the hormone auxin

Study in Nature Plants

June 13, 2018

First machine learning method for accurate extrapolation

New method provides simpler and more intuitive models

July 12, 2018

New insights into the evolution of plant mating

Publication in Genetics

July 5, 2018

Engineering Cooperation

Scientists extend theory of repeated games in a Nature paper