CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019

CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019

Leiden ranking 2019 details: According to the current Leiden ranking of the top 10 percent cited publications the TU Graz is among the 220 best universities worldwide. In the field of "Life and Earth Sciences" the TU Graz is among the top 15.
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Grouting Fundamentals Munich 2019

Grouting Fundamentals Munich 2019

The Grouting Fundamentals & Current Practice short course will be held from September 16 until September 19, 2019 in Munich. The 1st European course edition includes a faculty of 15 experts from 10 countries, providing exceptional breadth and expertise concerning grouting fundamentals and international best practices.     more...

GeoTherm Congress 2019 Offenburg

GeoTherm Congress 2019 Offenburg

The GeoTherm congress dedicated to various forms of geothermal energy production took place in February. Several Austrian research institutions, companies and the IAG/TU Graz represented by Dr. R. Boch participated with expertise on unwanted mineral precipitates (scaling) from thermal waters and related technical solutions.   more...

Mission and Vision

Our Mission

To educate undergraduate and graduate students for academia and industry leadership careers in the environmental mineral-water and engineering geosciences, and to advance the current state-of-knowledge through scholarly dissemination of original research that is relevant to the needs of society.

Our Vision

The Institute of Applied Geosciences shall be a primary European institution for the pursuit and promulgation of knowledge in the fields of environmental mineral-water and engineering geosciences. Our graduates shall assume future leadership roles in professional disciplines involving the earth, its environment, and its resources.

CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019  © FWF Project Carbonate Archives/IAG
Grouting Fundamentals Munich 2019  © C. Zambanini, C. Kettle (2), D. Mothersille
Geotherm Congress 2019 Offenburg  © R. Boch



Institute of Applied Geosciences
Rechbauerstraße 12/EG
A-8010 Graz, Austria

Engineering Geology
Kelly Caroline Kien, BEd
Phone: +43 (0)316 873-6371

Mineralogy &

Daniela Sobian
Phone: +43 (0)316 873 6361

Office hours & library:
Monday - Friday: 9 - 12