March 19, 2013
German ambassador visits IST Austria
The German ambassador to Austria, Detlev Rünger, together with the counsellor for economic affairs, Wolfgang Wendl, today visited IST Austria. President Thomas Henzinger informed them about the status and the perspectives of the institute. This was followed by a meeting with German students and postdocs: Martin Behrndt, Karin Mitosch, Eva Kiermaier and Stefan Jeschke explained why they had decided to move to IST Austria. Finally, IST Austria professor Michael Sixt (left) gave Rünger (centre of picture) and Wendl (right) a tour of his lab and discussed future research fields.