ICC Water & Health / ICC

ICC - Mission Statement

In all fields of life, the quality of water is of fundamental importance for human health. Intensive worldwide activities reflect this relevance in the areas of research and science.

To do justice to this significant role, Vienna University of Technology (TU) and the Medical University of Vienna (MedUni) established the Interuniversity Cooperation Center Water & Health.

Our Center has two main focuses – research and teaching at the international level and scientific leadership in the areas of water and health in the national context as a competent partner for both the public sector and business.  read more >>


Mission Statement

Die Qualität von Wasser ist in allen Lebensbereichen für die menschliche Gesundheit von grundlegender Bedeutung. Weltweite intensive Aktivitäten spiegeln diese Relevanz auch auf Ebene der Forschung und Wissenschaft wider. mehr >>

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Another scientific double success for the ICC Water & Health

Austrian Microbiology Award and Hygiene Award 2018

Publication of two companion papers about Legionella in the top journal Water Research

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UV Team Austria received the Living Standards Award 2018

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Scientific Award of the Vienna Environmental Protection Department to René Mayer

Our employee René Mayer has been awarded the Scientific Advancement Prize 2017 of the Vienna...