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It is with great pleasure that we announce that the new SISSA website is online. This is the fruit of a participatory process which involved the School’s personnel through its delegates. They have all been working with passion to achieve such a high level result. Read more
Great success for SISSA in the selection of the 180 best university departments in Italy which will receive valuable funding to strengthen the quality of research in Italian academia. Read more
It is the less known member of the nucleic acid family, superseded in popularity by its cousin DNA. And yet RNA, or ribonucleic acid, plays an essential role in many biological processes: not only as messenger molecule with the task of transmitting genetic information from the nucleus to Read more


FARE fundings for three SISSA scientists / Domenica Bueti, Davide Crepaldi and Gianluigi Rozza awarded

Time maps, reading patterns, innovative numerical methods in fluidodynamics. These are the topics of the research projects led by Domenica Bueti, Davide Crepaldi and Gianluigi Rozza at SISSA that were just awarded by FARE – Framework per l’Attrazione e il Rafforzamento delle Eccellenze per la Ricerca in Italia.

SISSA and IBM: "The world is our lab" / A recent meeting has sealed the start of the joint activities

“The world is our lab” is the title of the seminar held at the International School for Advanced Studies - SISSA of Trieste by Alessandro Curioni, director of IBM Research - Zurich and vice-Chairman of IBM Europe. This recent meeting launched the collaboration between SISSA and IBM.

Second ERC for a SISSA researcher / Pasquale Calabrese awarded with a Consolidator Grant

After the Starting Grant received in 2011, Pasquale Calabrese, Professor in statistical physics at the International School for Advanced Studies in Trieste, proves his scientific excellence with the award of a Consolidator Grant.


Giulio Regeni was a scientist like us. We hope his cruel death may serve to focus our attention on the need to respect human rights. SITO DI AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL
SOPHYA (Seakeeping Of Planing Hull YAchts) is a research and development project in Maritime Technologies, co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.  The SOPHYA project has as a general purpose the study of the correlation between the sea-going performance of motor-
The job fair "La Fiera del Lavoro FVG - Convegno ALIg 2017" will take place on 25 November 2017 at 12.30 PM (midday) at the Teatro Nuovo Giovanni (via Trento, 4) in Udine. The event is an opportunity to meet 66 companies. More than 300 positions are available. To participate,
From 4 to 6 December 2017, a new edition of the School in Neuroethics will take place at SISSA. The training course will be dedicated to “irresistible desires”, with a focus on addiction cravings. During the three-day school, the biological, cognitive and epistemological aspects


February 21, 2018 - 09:00
SISSA awaits more than 500 students in the final two years period of high school. The Student Day is dedicated to young people who are deciding the future of their...
December 13, 2017 - 17:00 to 19:00
How the green light was given for gravitational wave search Paweł NurowskiCentrum Fizyki Teoretycznej, Polish Academy of Sciences Abstract: The recent detection of...
October 12, 2017 - 09:30 to 15:00
The seminar on the Marie Sklodowska - Curie Action "Horizon 2020: Le azioni Marie Curie - Focus su Innovative Training Network (ITN)" will be held in SISSA. The seminar...
October 5, 2017 - 09:00 to October 6, 2017 - 18:00
WIOS represents the first international forum to unite women scientists in olfactory science with the objective of strengthening their role in the development and...

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