Vienna University of Technology

Articles by Vienna University of Technology

Decoding Material Wear with Supercomputers

by Vienna University of Technology
For the first time, complex computer simulations have become so powerful that wear and friction of real materials can be simulated on an atomic scale

New Quasi-Particle Discovered: The Pi-Ton

by Vienna University of Technology
Researchers had been looking for something completely different, but they found a previously unknown quasi-particle: A bound state of two electrons, two holes, and light 

Bioprinting: Living Cells in a 3D Printer

by Vienna University of Technology

With a new process developed at TU Wien (Vienna), living cells can be integrated into fine structures created in a 3D printer—extremely fast and with very high resolution

A Glimpse Inside the Atom

by Vienna University of Technology

Using electron microscopes, it is possible to image individual atoms

How Do Trees Go to Sleep?

by Vienna University of Technology

Scientists from Austria, Finland, and Hungary are using laser scanners to study the day-night rhythm of trees. As it turns out, trees go to sleep too