Research of the "Faculty for Exploration"



Research in really great depth: Geophysicist Irene Bianchi focuses on the deep Earth and especially on the dynamics of the shallowest layers of the...


Researchers around Patrick L. Jambura (University of Vienna) found a tooth structure of Mackerel sharks, which allowed them to trace back the origin...


In her Univie blog article, Sandra Guinand describes her Citizen Science project surrounding the Vienna’s Donau City. Participation needed!


The astrophysicist Dan Whalen specializes in Supernovae and the formation of the first stars. Since March he works as Ida Pfeiffer Professor at the...


The discoveries of thousands of planets orbiting stars outside our solar system has made questions about the potential for life to form on these...


Ida-Pfeiffer Professor Oscar Fernandez Bellon has 19 years of experience in academia and industry: "Testing and integrating with other disciplines,...

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Image brochure "Meet the Faculty for Exploration"

The Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy published for the first time in 2016 a brochure presenting the Faculty's research activities and study programmes (in English). We kindly invite you to meet the "Faculty for Exploration"! Direct access to our research articles: