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Wien is the German language name for Vienna
Vienna
Vienna is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria. Vienna is Austria's primary city, with a population of about 1.723 million , and is by far the largest city in Austria, as well as its cultural, economic, and political centre...

, the city and federal state in Austria.
  • Wien (river), in Vienna, Austria
  • Theater an der Wien
    Theater an der Wien
    The Theater an der Wien is a historic theatre on the Left Wienzeile in the Mariahilf district of Vienna. Completed in 1801, it has seen the premieres of many celebrated works of theatre, opera, and symphonic music...

    , a theater in Vienna located at the former river Wien


Wien may also refer to:
  • Wien Air Alaska
    Wien Air Alaska
    Wien Air Alaska was formed from Northern Consolidated Airlines and Wien Alaska Airways. The company was famous for being the first airline in Alaska, and one of the first in the United States.-History:...

    , American airline 1927-1985
  • Wien International Scholarship, a scholarship instituted by Brandeis University
    Brandeis University
    Brandeis University is an American private research university with a liberal arts focus. It is located in the southwestern corner of Waltham, Massachusetts, nine miles west of Boston. The University has an enrollment of approximately 3,200 undergraduate and 2,100 graduate students. In 2011, it...


  • Wien bridge oscillator
    Wien bridge oscillator
    A Wien bridge oscillator is a type of electronic oscillator that generates sine waves. It can generate a large range of frequencies. The oscillator is based on a bridge circuit originally developed by Max Wien in 1891....

    , a type of electronic oscillator
    Electronic oscillator
    An electronic oscillator is an electronic circuit that produces a repetitive electronic signal, often a sine wave or a square wave. They are widely used in innumerable electronic devices...

  • Wien's displacement law
    Wien's displacement law
    Wien's displacement law states that the wavelength distribution of thermal radiation from a black body at any temperature has essentially the same shape as the distribution at any other temperature, except that each wavelength is displaced on the graph...

    , law of physics

Family name

  • Wilhelm Wien
    Wilhelm Wien
    Wilhelm Carl Werner Otto Fritz Franz Wien was a German physicist who, in 1893, used theories about heat and electromagnetism to deduce Wien's displacement law, which calculates the emission of a blackbody at any temperature from the emission at any one reference temperature.He also formulated an...

     (1864–1928), German physicist
  • Max Wien
    Max Wien
    Max Wien was a German physicist and the director of the Institute of Physics at the University of Jena. He was born in Königsberg, Prussia.Wien studied under Helmholtz and Kundt. He invented the "Löschfunkensender" during the years 1906 to 1909 and the Wien bridge in 1891...

     (1866–1938), German physicist
  • Noel Wien
    Noel Wien
    Noel Wien was an American pioneer aviator. He was the founder of Wien Air Alaska, Alaska's first airline.-Biography:...

     (1899–1977), American aviator

Places


United States
  • Wien, Wisconsin
    Wien, Wisconsin
    Wien is a town in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Wausau, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 712 at the 2000 census...

    , a town
    • Wien (community), Wisconsin
      Wien (community), Wisconsin
      Wien is an unincorporated community located in the town of Wien, Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States....

      , an unincorporated community