No matter what your field of study, you will have access to cutting-edge equipment to perform research at an internationally competitive level.
IST Austria’s interconnected facilities encourage interdisciplinary collaboration, in accordance with the institute’s founding principles.
Our key facilities include:
- Bioimaging Facility
- Electron Microscopy Facility
- Life Science Facility
- Miba Machine Shop
- Nanofabrication Facility
- Preclinical Facility
- Scientific Computing
New Lab Buildings
A new Chemistry Lab Building is scheduled to be completed in 2021 to host new research groups in chemistry. A sixth lab building (Lab Building North) including a seminar center will follow soon after, along with a visitor center to serve as a central location for on-campus outreach and science education activities. Both the visitor center and the Lab Building North are in the planning stage and scheduled to open in 2022 and 2023, respectively.
Technology and Research center
To bridge the gap between research and industry, the new technology and research center IST Park across the road from IST Austria opened on September 30, 2019.
IST Park provides state-of-the-art lab and office infrastructure, customizable to the needs of university spin-offs, deep tech startups, and R&D companies to support the translation of research findings into innovative products. The exchange within the IST Park community as well as interaction with the researchers of IST Austria is highly encouraged. The current community comprises companies active in software as well as in the life sciences and physical sciences, and organizations supporting innovative projects.