News Archive

12.06.2017
 

In October last year our Faculty's Department of Geography and Regional Research and the Satellite Surveying and Mapping Application Center of the...

30.05.2017
 

Sedimentologist Kateřina Schöpfer received one of the Back-to-Research Grants of the University of Vienna in 2016, which aim to support female...

04.05.2017
 

Under the leadership of the Environmental Sciences Research Network of the University of Vienna, the key national actors in long-term ecological...

07.04.2017
 

500 hours of observation at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in the Atacama Desert: an outstanding opportunity for astronomers João Alves and...

28.02.2017
 

Ancient rocks in the Pilbara region of Western Australia might serve as the earliest signatures of life on Earth. A number of studies suggest that...

09.01.2017
 

The Orion A molecular cloud is home to thousands of young stars and the nearest known massive star factory, lying about 1,350 light-years from Earth....

07.11.2016
 

Astronomers of the Universities of Tübingen and Vienna are investigating the basic principles of the formation of stars - "How do massive stars form?"...

02.09.2016
 

Ammonia oxidizing archaea play an important role in the nitrogen cycle on Earth. In order to oxidize ammonia to nitrite, the single-celled...

01.09.2016
 

Icing events at wind turbines can cause a shutdown of the energy production. In order to optimise operation management of wind farms in winter...