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SISSA startup Aindo, founded by a group of data scientists in Trieste in 2018, has raised a €2.8M investment from the investment management company Vertis Venture for the further development of its synthetic data technology INTUITE.AI ... Read more
The two mathematicians are the winners of the medal conferred by SISSA with the patronage of the Scuola Normale Superiore, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Unione Italian Mathematics (UMI) and the support of Pietro Pittini Foundation (FPP) ... Read more
An international study led by SISSA used machine learning to address the challenge of accurately predicting and characterizing the temperature-dependent phase of small gold nanoparticles... Read more
Starting from basic studies on the neuromodulation of the neuronal circuits of the spinal cord, SISSA neuroscientist Giuliano Taccola has developed an innovative technique with the collaboration of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and the University of Southern Read more


COVID 19: Policies and access at SISSA

The School is starting again part of its activities and a number of procedures have been put in place to guarantee everybody's safety. They are summarised below through some Frequently Asked Questions. 

SISSA projects and COVID-19

Since the beginning of COVID-19 pandemic SISSA scientists have been working at different levels to help understanding the virus, finding new therapies and developing strategies to contain its diffusion. Here are some of the ongoing projects.

SISSA Lectures & Colloquia 2020/21

Lectures and Colloquia are ongoing at SISSA despite the limitations due to the pandemic. Here the full list of events planned in 2020 and 2021 is available.


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.

SISSA is pleased to announce the eighth edition of the JOBFAIR - The job meeting of the Italian Schools of Excellence - Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati - Trieste; Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna - Pisa, the lead partner of the project;  Scuola Universitaria

Young scientists from Least Developed Countries who hold an MSc (or higher degree) can visit laboratories located in Trieste, Italy, such as SISSA, for three months to carry out collaborative research projects in Physics, Neuroscience, Mathematics, Science Outreach as well as

On Wednesday 12 May 2021 Nature Portfolio will host a series of brief talks followed by a roundtable on how "Next generation Italia", the government's plan for investing the resources from the European Union's post-pandemic recovery fund, will impact the future of science and


November 24, 2021 - 16:00
“Probing the synaptic plasticity theory of memory: a new experimental strategy” is the title of the new SISSA colloquium which will take place on Wednesday 24 November...
November 17, 2021 - 11:00
This year Opening Ceremony will also launch a new edition of the National Conference on Science Communication. It will include the speeches by the Minister of University...
November 17, 2021 to November 20, 2021
Quattro giorni di confronto tra studiosi e professionisti della Comunicazione della Scienza, più di trenta appuntamenti tra tavole rotonde, workshop e sessioni dedicate...
October 22, 2021 - 11:00
“Science is very ancient. The first scientists were those who discovered fire or tamed animals. Over the centuries and millennia, science has taken on a whole new...


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