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International University of Vienna

Interested in spending a semester or a year at the University of Vienna? The International Office provides various programmes for students who wish to spend part of their degree course at the University of Vienna.

24.03.2017 | [more]

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Ravens: Non-breeders live in highly dynamic social groups

An international collaboration of researchers led by Thomas Bugnyar, Professor at the Department of Cognitive Biology, University of Vienna, could uncover for the first time the group dynamics of non-breeding ravens.

23.03.2017 | [more]

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How do metals interact with DNA?

Metal-containing drugs have been successfully used to fight against certain types of cancer. A team of scientists, led by Leticia González, have developed a protocol that is able to detect how metal-based drugs interact with DNA.

22.03.2017 | [more]

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Why study EcoS?

The master's programme EcoS deals with societal, political and economic aspects of East Asia. In the video professor Rüdiger Frank, Alejandra Cervantes, Jessica Lopez Nieto and Josef Falko Loher explain what this means.

20.03.2017 | [more]

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Why do people switch their language?

Katharina Prochazka and Gero Vogl from the University of Vienna have studied why language shift happens using the example of southern Carinthia, Austria. The interdisciplinary study is published in the journal PNAS.

14.03.2017 | [more]

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"Blurred Times" in a Quantum World

Physicists from the University of Vienna demonstrated that the more precise a given clock is, the more it "blurs" the flow of time measured by neighbouring clocks.

09.03.2017 | [more]

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Microbes in outer space

Astrobiologist Tetyana Milojevic, Elise-Richter fellow and the deputy head of the Department of Biophysical Chemistry at the University of Vienna, investigates the molecular mechanisms of microbial survivability in outer space.

08.03.2017 | [more]

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exchange students per academic year

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