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Kick-off event on Thu, 7 Apr 2022, 17:30, Lise-Meitner lecture hall

Mathias Rotach (Innsbruck) on the basic physics of global climate change.


Thu, 5 May 2022, Sky Lounge - University of Vienna


- poster contribution | 11 Apr

- key notes, discussion, workshop| 20 Apr


11 - 22 July 2022, ESI - University of Vienna

Learn more about modern ML approaches to discover new materials. Registration is open until 26 April.


Join the discussion with a researcher, a journalist, an EdTech-startup founder and a podcaster about the challenges of communicating science to a...


Times Higher Education Ranking has placed the University of Vienna on rank 10 of the most international universities in the world.


In her TEDx talk "Quantum - the power of the little things" former VDSP Mobility Fellow Irati Alonso Calafell shares her passion for the quantum world...

Events at the Faculty of Physics

Selected publications


Nat. Comput. Sci.: Jung et al.

Machine-guided path sampling to discover mechanisms of molecular self-organization


Phys. Rev. Lett.: Christodoulou et al.

Locally Mediated Entanglement in Linearized Quantum Gravity


J. Am. Chem. Soc.: Sahre et al.

Quantum Alchemy Based Bonding Trends and Their Link to Hammett’s Equation and Pauling’s Electronegativity Model


Science: Katich et al.

Pyrocumulonimbus affect average stratospheric aerosol composition


Adv. Sci.: Liu et al.

Highly Efficient and Stable Self-Powered Mixed Tin-Lead Perovskite Photodetector Used in Remote Wearable Health Monitoring Technology


Phys. Rev. Lett.: Liu et al.

Combining Machine Learning and Many-Body Calculations: Coverage-Dependent Adsorption of CO on Rh(111)

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