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From 13 to 15 Sept 2021, students and early career researchers of our Faculty and beyond are again invited to develop digital solutions for current...

Research (EN)

In June, the Weiss Prize, Austria’s highest research award in the field of meteorology, was officially awarded to Andreas Stohl of the University of...

Research (EN)

To find out, how the athmosphere and pollution are intertwined, we have to focus on more than regional measures alone, explains Andreas Stohl in an...

Visiting (EN)

By looking outward towards planets we can look backwards and understand the history of our planet, explains Eric Gaidos, Ida Pfeiffer professor at the...

International (EN)

A knowledge network of geological signals for the Anthropocene, which concentrates on developing countries, has been selected as one of 18 new global...

Visiting (EN)

Currently visiting: In March 2021, Stephen Mojzsis joined our Faculty as Ida Pfeiffer Professor. In his work, he explores the fundamental physical and...


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