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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Researchers at Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) are working on the utilization of metasurfaces in the field of quantum physics. The new project aims to…

Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) is setting new standards for miniaturized optical components through cutting-edge two-photon lithography, facilitated by…

SAL Scientists and PhD students Abdolhamid Noori and Fatemeh Abbassi (both from Millimeter Wave Technologies, Linz) recently joined Chalmers…

The first year review meeting of SURFBOND was held at SAL Villach.


For twenty years, researchers from Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) have been working on the development of a laser-based ignition system.

Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) has appointed Aya Cohen as new leader for its SAL MicroFab in Villach. Aya brings international engineering and management…

SAL-DC will be welcoming 18 new PhD students under the umbrella of the MSCA-Cofund program CRYSTALLINE in 2024.

Jasmin Spettel is currently doing her PhD in a joint collaboration between SAL, EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland) and the University of Sydney (Australia).…

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.

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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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