Research clusters and networks
Montanuniversität Leoben is uniquely linked in research clusters with business and scientific partners across Austria.
MCL: Materials Center Leoben
PCCL: Polymer Competence Center Leoben
Erich Schmid Institute: Cooperation with the Austrian Academy of Sciences
TTZ: Technology Transfer Center
CD Laborories: Christian Doppler Laboratories
ZAT: Center for Applied Technology
ÖGI: Austrian Foundry Institute
MFI: Montanuniversität Leoben Forschungs- und Infrastruktur GmbH
MCL, with the K2-Zentrum "MPPE - Materials, Process and Product Engineering" started in 2008, and PCCL (K1-Zentrum since 01/2010, K-Projekt "PolyComp" since 01/2013) work on the basis of medium-term cooperation with business and scientific partners, and contribute to the constant further development and implementation of scientific knowledge as pre-competitive, business-friendly research companies.
The K1-Zentrum " K1-MET – Competence Center for Excellent Technologies in Advanced Metallurgical and Environmental Process Development" is also located in Leoben (with a second site in Linz).