Unfold the Future

We develop technologies for a greener, smarter and more connected future of electronic based systems.

About SAL

from idea to innovation

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We offer industry-oriented re­search, top infra­struc­ture and customized coop­er­a­tion.


Great place to research

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If you want to actively shape the tech­nolo­gies of the future, then you've come to the right place. 

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The first edition of the SAL Symposium on 6G brought together internationally renowned speakers and participants, who discussed insights into the…

Matteo Monta­g­nese is a solid-state physi­cist with a spec­tro­scopy and laser back­ground. He joined SAL as a Senior Scien­tist in 2021 after more…

Expanded collaboration includes installation of EVG’s LITHOSCALE® maskless exposure system, EVG®7300 UV-NIL system and complementary resist processing…

Learn more about Raheeb in his Career Blog.

Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) works together with six international partners from research, industry and patient associations to develop a smart skin…

Yesterday, top research center Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) opened Austria’s biggest research cleanroom at the site in Villach at tpv Technology Park…

Mohammadsadegh Namnabat is currently doing his PhD in collaboration with EPFL University (Lausanne, Switzerland). He is working on improving the…

Herbert Hackl is one of the top five longest-serving researchers at the SAL site in Graz. Read his career blog here!

SAL researcher Jürgen Kosel is co-author of the publication "Wearable sensors for monitoring marine environments and their inhabitants" in the journal…

Jannick Fammels is part of the Thin Film Technologies group within the Microsystems Technologies Research Division at SAL Villach. He is doing his…

We congratulate Junior Scientists Pooja Thakkar, Sara Guerreiro and Madeleine Petschnigg on winning the Early Career Call for their project proposal…

This month in our Career Blog: Celebrate her one-year anniversary at SAL with Emily Bezerra!

Project highlights

Learn more about our innovative projects along the EBS value chain. 



Our unique SAL coop­er­a­tion model is char­ac­ter­ized by the rapid imple­men­ta­tion of inno­v­a­tive ideas.

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Innovation is our top priority - so are our researchers. Start your success story and unfold the future with SAL. 

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