Welcome to the website of the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (Faculty of Chemistry, University of Vienna). Founded in 1960, under Bernhard Keppler, Head of Institute since 1996, our research focuses on selected aspects of Bioinorganic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Environmental- and Radiochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Bioanalytics and Cell Biology and first and foremost the development of new antitumor therapeutics.



Nadine S. Sommerfeld, Christian Kowol and Petra Heffeter have received a grant for the (pre)clinical development of the platinum compound "Albuplatin"


The project "Innovative Nanocarriers for Tumor-Specific Accumulation of Thiosemicarbazones" has been approved by the FWF decision board on Oct.1 2018.


Marie-Christin Barth (Institute for Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena) will be staying at the Institute of...


Having returned to Vienna in 2017, Michael Reithofer was promoted to Associate Professor.


Selin Hizal has received a Short-term grant abroad (KWA) and will be pursuing her doctoral studies at the University of the Basque Country.


Julia Nunes has received an Ernst March Grant from the OeAD and will be pursing her doctoral studies for nine months at the Institute of Inorganic...