the 4CITIES team from the Department of Geography and Spatial Research at the University of Vienna

Community day at "Caritas"

This spring 30 students of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master in Urban Studies – commonly known as 4CITIES – joined the premises of Caritas in Vienna to give something back to the community.

22.06.2018 | [more]


Data Science at Uni Vienna: Democratizing modelling

Torsten Möller is the speaker of the research platform for data science at the University of Vienna. In his blog post he explains why data science is an exciting area.

21.06.2018 | [more]

Sky and Couds

Is the sky the limit?

What stops a species continuously expanding its geographic range? The biomathematician Jitka Polechová, an Elise Richter Fellow at the University of Vienna, explains the formation of species’ range margins.

19.06.2018 | [more]


Universities united for the best Horizon Europe

14 European associations of universities release a statement in which they call upon the EU institutions to increase the budget for Horizon Europe, improve its content and reconsider the budget distribution.

18.06.2018 | [more]


To share or not to share?

When are children willing to share valuable resources with others? A team of researchers from the University of Vienna lead by cognitive biologist Lisa Horn investigated this question in a controlled behavioural experiment.

15.06.2018 | [more]


High-performance magnetic sensors due to magnetic vortex structures

Within the framework of the Christian Doppler Laboratory "Advanced Magnetic Sensing and Materials" headed by Dieter Süss novel magnetic sensors have been realized that surpass conventional technologies in performance and accuracy.

14.06.2018 | [more]

Aula Universität Wien

Formation of a New Scholarly Society to Study Antisemitism

Scholars and policymakers who assembled in Vienna at the recent conference "An End to Antisemitism!" approved the proposal to form a new international academic society, the International Organization for Antisemitism Research.

13.06.2018 | [more]


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