A talk by physicist Paul Fendley of All Souls College, University of Oxford, celebrates Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann on his birthday.
The science journalist Enrica Battifolgia presents Rita Levi Montalcini's scientific biography (ed. Hoepli 2018) at Lovat Bookshop. SISSA Director Stefano Ruffo and journalist Francesco De Filippo recall with the author the personal and scientific path of the most famous italian female scientist.
This selection procedure is now closed. Information about other recruitment opportunities are available here.
SISSA offers opportunities for carrying out PhD studies for the Academic Year 2019/20 in the following fields:
Astroparticle Physics; Astrophysics and Cosmology; Theoretical Particle Physics (deadline 15 Jan)
Geometry and Mathematical Physics; Mathematical Analysis, Modelling, and Applications (deadline 15 Jan)
Cognitive Neuroscience (deadline 28 Feb)
The science talent show is back in Trieste for the seventh time. Young scientists have 3 minutes to tell the object of their study, or a scientific topic they are interested in. No slideshows, graphs, videos are allowed: only a fistful of words and communication skills are required to present the charm of scientific research to the public, in an amusing and clear way.
FameLab Trieste will take place on 27 February 2019 from 9 am at Teatro Miela.
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...
Ariella Reggio and Marcela Serli will perform a reading based on the texts written by playwrights Marco Di Stefano and Chiara Boscaro, who took part in the "Artists in residence programme" at SISSA in Autumn 2018. On schedule also a talk by Roberto Canziani entitled “Parole che abitano la scena contemporanea” ("Words living in contemporary scene"). The event will be held in Italian in the foyer of SISSA Main lecture Hall "P. Budinich".
A dialogue between Pino Roveredo, Campiello literary prize winner in 2005, and Daniele Amati, former SISSA director, at Caffé Tommaseo.
Pino Roveredo has recently visited SISSA, being one of the tutors during the "Residenza di lato" carried out at SISSA within the project "UFO-center of residences, study and participation".
What is the difference between pizza baking in the wood oven and in the electric one? Why do boiled and grilled meat taste so different? A lecture by Andrey Varlamov of CNR, Rome, addressing these and many more questions related to the gastronomic universe.
The event will be held in Italian.
Tech Up is a project by Fondazione R&I aimed at collecting the best proposals to address the growing technological needs of big companies. The initiative will be presented on 22 November 2018, starting from 11.30 am at the Contamination Lab...
SISSA is one of the institutional supporters of the Fiera del Lavoro FVG that will take place on 24 November 2018 at 12.30 pm at the Teatro Giovanni da Udine, in Udine. The event involves 70 different companies offering more than 400 positions...