Aside the doctoral school, MEIBio is an open network at TU Wien reaching out to other research institutions in order to explore the potential of imaging technologies to answer research questions in Life Sciences.

Prof. Clemens Heitzinger

Research Interests: stochastic partial differential equations and uncertainty quantification, deterministic partial differential equations, mathematical problems arising from applications in nanotechnology and metamaterials

Institute of Analysis and Scientific Computing


Prof. Alexandr Ovsianikov

Research Interests: Additive manufacturing / laser-induced photo-chemistry; Biocompatible/biodegradable photopolymers; Scaffold-based tissue engineering; Photografting / Biofunctionalization; Three-dimensional tissue models

Institute of Material Sciences and Technology


Prof. Heinz Redl

Research Interests: different fields of tissue regeneration, co-developer of the fibrin sealant system (>30 years), developer of surgical devices in current clinical use and many collaboration projects with major industry partners.

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Experimental and Clinical Traumatology


Dr. Sabine Taschner-Mandl

Research Interests: translational cancer biology, tumor heterogeneity, tumor development, clonal evolution, development of novel treatment strategies

St. Anna Kinderspital



Prof. Philipp J Thurner

Research Interests: Mechanical properties of biological tissues such as bone, tendons and airways with a focus on micro- and nanomechanics and structure function relationships, biomimetic materials based on tissue structure and composition principles, nanomechanics of collagen fibrils 

Institute of Lightweight Design and Structural Biomechanics