Freedom and Creativity in Mathematics

25 May 2016, 3:30p.m.

SISSA, Room 128

Via Bonomea 265, Trieste

The newest appointment in the SISSA colloquia calendar features Mathematics. Claudio Bartocci, mathematician at the Università di Genova, will give a talk intertwining mathematics and philosophy, specifically addressing the question of what role creativity, and, more generally, freedom play in the study of mathematics.

The brain in space

30th March 2016, 3.00 pm

SISSA, Main Lecture Hall

On Wednesday 30th, a conference about the brain will be held at SISSA: why do the various areas of the brain have their specific shapes, why are they found in specific locations, what is the role of connections? These are the questions that Henry Kennedy, neuroscientist at INSERM (Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale) in Lyon, invited speaker at the next SISSA colloquium will attempt to answer. The event is free and open to the public, and will be held in English.

Supercomputing gurus to meet in Trieste

Over 160 registrants for HPC-TS, the meeting that from February 24 to 26 will bring to Trieste some of the world’s leading names in “supercomputing”, currently one of the most innovative fields in science. Key guest speaker will be Jack Dongarra (University of Tennessee), a world expert in high-performance computing (HPC). The event has been organized within the framework of the MHPC, the joint SISSA/ICTP master’s course in HPC.

Workshop website

Bringing Supercomputing to the Tablet

An international conference on an avant-garde topic: Reduced Order Modelling, which studies how to deploy scientific computing on modern devices such as tablets and smartphones. MoRePas is currently taking place at SISSA, and boasts participation of some of the world's leading experts on the subject.

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La SISSA a Trieste NEXT

25-27 settembre 2015


Il 25 settembre parte la manifestazione Trieste Next e la SISSA partecipa con diversi appuntamenti: la conferenza con il premio Nobel Edvard Moser, l’attività di SISSA PER LA SCUOLA e alcune tavole tavole rotonde. Non mancate!

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Battiston at SISSA: the Future of Physics

1 October 2015, 10:30

SISSA, Aula Magna “P. Budinich”

What science will be the real hotbed of discovery in the near future? According to Roberto Battiston, President of ASI, as well as prominent scientist and lecturer, there is no doubt: Astroparticle Physics. Battiston will paint a picture of the future of Physics research in the first talk of the SISSA lecture series on 1 October at 10:30 at SISSA in Trieste. The event is open to the public and will be held English. 

Rosetta, home at last!

Amalia Finzi

27 May 2015, 2.30 pm

SISSA, “P. Budinich” Main Lecture Hall

Dai buoni intenti alla pratica

12 e 26 maggio 2015, dalle 9.30 alle 12.30

SISSA, Aula 128/129 

Un corso sul giornalismo digitale

Il giornalismo digitale richiede competenze specifiche. La SISSA propone un intervento di Paolo Omero, docente di Tecnologie web all’Università di Udine, che approfondirà i vari aspetti di questo ambito in continua mutazione, utili a tutti i giornalisti, non solo a coloro che già lavorano nelle redazioni online.


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