"The ultimate scientist"

The Vienna Gravitational Physics Group commemorates the life of Stephen Hawking: "He has conquered the hearts of the public and became the winking icon of theoretical science, the symbol of a playful and exploring mind."

15.03.2018 | [more]


Photo Competition: My Research in one Picture

If you are an early stage researcher (doctoral candidates and PostDocs) at the University of Vienna you are invited to submit a photo/image illustrating your research by the 25th of April.

15.03.2018 | [more]


Mind the Gap

Our commitment to excellence in research and innovation (R&I) must be inclusive: excellence should be fostered and strengthened in all countries and regions of Europe. More in The Guild's latest policy paper.

09.03.2018 | [more]


King penguins may be on the move very soon

More than 70 percent of the global King penguin population may be nothing more than a memory in a matter of decades, as global warming will soon force the birds to move south, or disappear.

27.02.2018 | [more]


The genomic history of southeastern Europe

To understand the genomic history of southeastern Europe a team of researchers, one of them Ron Pinhasi from the University of Vienna, analysed genome-wide ancient DNA data.

22.02.2018 | [more]


Two-Way Communication with a Single Quantum Particle

A team of reserach from ÖAW and the University of Vienna quantify the discrepancy between classical and quantum scenarios by the probability of winning a game played by distant players.

22.02.2018 | [more]


Bolstering Europe’s innovation ecosystems

What role do universities play in European innovation as knowledge generators, educators, business partners, and actors in civil society? Read the Guild's latest policy paper on innovation.

22.02.2018 | [more]


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