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The event that brings the latest research to local pubs is back. Physics, biotechnology, ecology, marine biology, astrophysics, information technology, social networks and even history are the topics presented by researchers and students... Read more
Both women and men are working in research organi­sations and higher education institutions where they take up distinct roles. At the same time, research and higher education institutions also work for people. On 20 May, Marcella Corsi of Sapienza University will show the several... Read more
Selective, safe and with a reversible effect: they are the nanomaterials, protagonists of a new study by SISSA which has shed light on their ability to reach specific sites and affect the action of specific brain cells... Read more
As fascinating as it is mysterious, dark matter is one of the greatest enigmas of astrophysics and cosmology. It is thought to account for 90% of the matter in the universe, but its existence has been demonstrated only indirectly and recently called into question. New research... Read more


Collaborations of excellence

SISSA is proud to support the presence of Italian and foreign scientists of renown scientific and cultural level as well as refugee scientists as visiting professors. Through the programme for collaborations of excellence...


Since the set up of the European Research Council in 2007, SISSA has secured 22 ERC grants, thus ranking among the top host institutions in Italy, especially with respect to the small faculty size...

SISSA Alumni Society

On the occasion of its 40th Anniversary, the School is pleased to announce the foundation of the SISSA Alumni Society. It is open to all former SISSA students who have completed a PhD course, obtained a MPhil degree, or attended a Master’s degree...


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.

With great sadness we announce the passing of Boris Dubrovin, extraordinary mathematical physicist, a great colleague, and friend, after a protracted illness.

SISSA is one of the partners in the project UBE 2 (Underwater Blue Efficiency 2). The project, which started on 1 December 2018, is led by Monte Carlo Yachts S.p.A. Ube 2 is co-founded by Fondo Europeo per lo Sviluppo Regionale.

This selection procedure is now closed. Information about other recruitment opportunities are available here.


July 8, 2019 - 13:00 to July 12, 2019 - 13:00
A five-day school aimed at providing an overview of reduced order methods with particular emphasis on fluid dynamics problem. After a brief introduction on the different...
May 29, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
Kathryn Hess Bellwald of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne will introduce the latest research results at the interface of topology and neuroscience and in...
May 20, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:30
Marcella Corsi, Professor of Economics at the Sapienza University of Rome, will look into the several mechanisms that tend to (re-)produce gender inequalities in...
May 16, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
A workshop by Giulio Tononi, neuroscientist and psychiatrist of the Univeristy of Wisconsin, to introduce the basic notions, applications and future developments of...

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