Key Data and Figures

  • 300 to 400 scientists, depending on project status; about two-thirds through external funding
  • 53,000 m² net floor area, of which approximately 20,000 m² laboratory and pilot plants
  • About 250 scientific publications per year in journals listed in the Science Citation Indes (SCI)
  • 50 new competitive research projects granted per year from Austrian (FWF, FFG, CDG) and international (EU) research funding institutions
  • Current funding at the cutting edge of science and industry
    o   CD Labs of the Christian Doppler Research Association
    o   Laura Bassi Centre of Austrian Research Promotion Agency FFG
    o   Special research program (SFB) of the Austrian Science Fund FWF
    o   Endowed Chairs of the Vienna Science, Research and Technology Fund WWTF
    o   BioToP Doctoral program
    o   Competence Centre: Austrian Centre of Industrial Biotechnology ACIB
    o   Competence Centre for Wood Composites and Wood Chemistry Wood COMET
    o   MINT-Initiative "Pilot Plant"