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Research (EN)

Monazite heals itself from existing radiation damage. A team led by Lutz Nasdala, Institute of Mineralogy and Crystallography, University of Vienna,...

Research (EN)

The Faculty deeply mourns the loss of ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ernst Dorfi from the Department of Astrophysics, who passed away on 1 August 2020...

Research (EN)

Angel sharks are sharks, but with their peculiarly flat body they rather resemble rays. An international research team led by Faviel A. López-Romero...

Study (EN)

VISESS, the new doctoral school "Vienna International School of Earth and Space Sciences" was launched in July at the Faculty. The official kick-off...

International (EN)

Sarah Haghjo from the Department of Mineralogy and Crystallography has been awarded a 12-month grant to visit the University of Northern British...


Geographer Marion Borderon is member of CoVprehension, a collective of researchers from different disciplines, working together to answer...


Our Faculty is a high performer in both research and teaching, and home to 28 professorships and four tenure-track professorships [more]


Cosmos, Earth, Environment, Anthroposphere: our research activities and inter-faculty initiatives [more]


More than 3,000 students benefit from our wide range of degree programmes [more]


Our seven departments at a glance [more]


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Research facilities and devices, collections, and special libraries at a glance [more]