Distinctions of Young QNP Researchers


  • Dr. Nadine Dörre: 
    • Loschmidt Prize, by the Chemical Physical Society , Austria
    • Dr. Maria Schaumayer prize 
    • Thirring Prize, by the Faculty of Physics   
    • Award of Excellence 2016, Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft, Austria
  • Dr. Christian Brand: EPS Young Scientist Prize in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, 2016
  • Dr. Lukas Mairhofer: Doc Award for his PhD in philosophy, completed in parallel to his PhD in physics with us.
  • Mag. Nadine Dörre: selected for  FORBES 30 under 30 in the category Science and Healthcare in Europe
  • Mag. Ugur Sezer: accepted to the High-Potentialprogram NaturTalenteUniversity of Vienna


  • Dr. Sandra Eibenberger: Award of Excellence 2015, 
    Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft 
  • Mag. Nadine Dörre: L'Oréal Fellowship for Women in Science at the Austrian Academy of Sciences
  • Dr. Sandra Eibenberger: FWF Schrödinger Fellowship to work at Harvard University


  • Dr. Peter Asenbaum: Thirring prize 2014, by the Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna
  • Dr. Stefan Nimmrichter: Award of Excellence 2014, BMWFW
  • Dr. Philipp Haslinger: Schrödinger Fellowship,FWF
  • Mag. Sandra Eibenberger: Poster award, CoQuS Summer school, 
  • Mag. Sandra Eibenberger: Josef Pliva Prize ICHRMS Bologna 2014
  • Dr. Stefan Nimmrichter: Springer thesis 'recognizing outstanding Ph.D. research'
  • Mag. Nadine Dörre: Best Poster Award SASP 2014
  • Dr. Joseph Cotter: VCQ Fellowship 


  • Mag. Stefan Kuhn: Poster prize, CoQuS summer school
  • Dr. Stefan Gerlich,Bank Austria Prize





  • Mathias Tomandl, Philip Schmid and Samuel Sauer: Lupe Award 2009 (5th) for science communication, Lange Nacht der Forschung Vienna 2009


  • Sarayut Deachapunya: Dissertation award by the Thai prime minister 2008



  • Lucia Hackermüller: Loschmidt-Prize of the Chemical Physical Society
  • Lucia Hackermüller: Dr. Maria Schaumayer Prize
  • Lucia Hackermüller: Top 30 scientists around 30 years in Austria, Falter Magazine