Stefano Ruffo to replace current Director as of November
Wednesday February 25th the elections of the new Director of the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) in Trieste were held on the School premises. Stefano Ruffo, professor of Structure of Matter at the University of Florence will be replacing Guido Martinelli, who has led the...read more
Un corso di formazione accreditato per giornalisti alla SISSA
25 marzo 2015, 14.30 SISSA, aula 128-129 Via Bonomea 265, Trieste Il primo di una serie di corsi di formazione per giornalisti organizzati dal Laboratorio Interdisciplinare della SISSA si svolgerà il 25 marzo 2015. Il titolo del seminario è “Il genere del linguaggio: donne, grammatica e...read more
Corannulene shows promising electronic properties
Corannulene is a carbon molecule with a unique shape (similar to the better known fullerene) and promising properties. A team of scientists from SISSA and the University of Zurich carried out computer simulations of the molecule’s properties and discovered that it might help overcome the...read more
Cognitive representation of movement develops in early infancy
Human beings are born with a visual system already predisposed to see (and mentally representing) objects as discrete perceptual units. Movement is an important visual feature, but how early in a child’s development is it represented independently from the object itself? And what function...read more
No knots in known RNA structures
It had never been verified before: unlike other biopolymers, RNA, the long strand that is “cousin” to DNA, tends not to form knots. The observation has been published in the journal PNAS by a research team of the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) of Trieste and the CEA of...read more


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