Photonic Reservoir Computing and Information Processing in Complex Network

Trento, 4-6 December 2019
Sociology Building (Aula Kessler)
via Verdi 26, Trento (Italy)
Workshop Directors
Lorenzo Pavesi (University of Trento)
Manlio De Domenico (FBK – Bruno Kessler Foundation)
Claudio Conti (Sapienza University)
For further info see web site
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La genesi dei modelli: teoria, simulazioni e dati

25-27 Novembre 2019 Accademia dei Lincei, Roma

Sala delle Scienze Fisiche – Palazzo Corsini – via della Lungara, 10 – Roma

Nella pratica reale della ricerca scientifica si lavora, di fatto, sempre con “modelli”, termine che può essere … Read the rest

Fluid dynamics simulation of physiological systems – Postdoc position

Fluid dynamics simulation of physiological systems:
Collaboration between statistical physicists and physicians
Estimated date for starting: January 2020
Scientific coordinator:
Dr S. Melchionna
annual gross income: € 19367… Read the rest

Fluid dynamics simulation of physiological systems – Senior Postdoc position (1 + 1 year)

Fluid dynamics simulation of physiological systems:
Collaboration between statistical physicists and physicians
Scientific coordinator:
Dr Simone Melchionna
annual gross income: € 26000
Date to submit applications : October 24th 2019
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Alignment of Nonspherical Active Particles in Chaotic Flows – Physical Review Letters

Massimo Cencini has published Alignment of Nonspherical Active Particles in Chaotic Flows in Physical Review Letters.

Active particles, such as motile microorganisms or artificial microswimmers, swim in a surrounding flow, either externally imposed or self-generated. Besides transporting the active particles, … Read the rest


Documenti da Produrre per Le Missioni

(specifiche necessarie soprattutto per le missioni che verranno rendicontate nei progetti europei e non)

N.B Apertura delle missioni ai fini della autorizzazione del direttore fissata a 15 giorni prima dell’inizio della missione.… Read the rest

ATTRACT finanzia progetti innovativi

Il 20 e 21 maggio 2019 Silvia Capuani ha preso parte al kick-off meeting del progetto ATTRACT presso il CERN. ATTRACT mira a finanziare progetti molto innovativi riguardanti nuovi sensori e nuove tecniche di imaging. Con lo scopo di colmare … Read the rest

Società Italiana di Fisica Statistica established

The Italian Statistical Physics Society (Società Italiana di Fisica Statistica) has been founded. the rest

Polymers and Soft Materials: Glasses, Gels and Networks – Erice School

Summer Course – Erice, July 9th – 16th 2019
International school: “Water and water systems”
2nd Course: Polymers and Soft Materials: Glasses, Gels and Networks
For general information:


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Integrated Multimodal Optical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Funding Body: Attract – H2020
Principal Investigator: Silvia Capuani
The project is coordinated by CNR Institute for Complex Systems (ISC) with Physics Department of Sapienza University as partner

The Idea is to develop … Read the rest

Workshop: Monitoraggio e Manutenzione delle Aree Archeologiche

Colosseo 2019
Workshop on: Monitoraggio e manutenzione nelle aree archeologiche.
Cambiamenti climatici, dissesto idrogeologico e geomorfologico, degrado chimico ambientale
Roma, 20-21 Marzo 2019
Here are the slides by Massimo Materassi for the event.… Read the rest

Scientific perspectives of Italy-India collaborations

Venue Sala Lauree – Department of Physics, Sapienza University of Rome

From left to right: Dr. L. Benfatto, Prof. E. Gaudio, Dr V. Grippo, H.E. R. Sandhu, Prof. C. Spinella, Prof. P. Mataloni, Dr M. Pessina, Prof. N. Saini

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In the news: Paola Verrucchi on the arrow of time

Paola Verrucchi interviewed by La Repubblica in a news article “Scienziati riescono a invertire il corso del tempo. Su un computer quantistico
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  • [DOI] C. Andreani, C. Corsaro, D. Mallamace, G. Romanelli, R. Senesi, and F. Mallamace, “The onset of the tetrabonded structure in liquid water,” Science china physics, mechanics & astronomy, vol. 62, iss. 10, 2019.
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Verbale del Consiglio di Istituto dell’Istituto dei Sistemi Complessi (ISC) del 30/01/2019

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Quantum Measurement Cooling selected for highlights of PRL

Congratulations go to Paola Verrucchi and the co-authors of Quantum Measurement Cooling, recently published in Physical Review Letters, for having been selected as editor’s suggestion and featured article. dedicates synopsis for the article as well.… Read the rest

Optical networks as complex lasers

A review article in the physics-central, physics-buzz blog has appeared presenting the recent results of G. Giacomelli, S. Lepri (ISC) and C.Trono (IFAC) about the LANER (lasing network): the rest

Job opening: post graduate/post doc position in the Complex Photonics Group

Post graduate/post doc position is open in the Complex Photonics group on experiments in Random Lasers (RLs). Random lasers are cavity less lasers where the resonator is given by the multiple scattering of light by suitable complex disordered materials and … Read the rest

Mauro Missori awarded a CNR/CACH Bilateral Agreement

Mauro Missori awarded a CNR Bilateral Agreement with the Chinese Academy of Cultural Heritage (CACH) with the project “Nanoscale degradation indexes of ancient Chinese and Italian papers for conservation & restoration applications”.

The aim of this joint research project is … Read the rest

Claudia Marconi joins ISC

Claudia Marconi has a master degree in Chemistry with specialization in chemical-physics. She won a research grant on the topic “Microscopic evaluation of the effect of washing on the optical and structural properties of synthetic fabrics” within a … Read the rest

International Day of Girls and Women in Science

Aula Amaldi, Edificio Marconi, Sapienza Università di Roma

Locandina evento
L’11 Febbraio è stato nominato dalle Nazioni Unite “International Day of Women and Girls in Science” con le finalità di: “…achieve full and equal access to and participation … Read the rest

A silver path for high temperature superconductivity

Superconductors are materials that conduct electricity without loss of energy when cooled to sufficiently low temperatures. This sort of perpetual movement of electrons allows the creation of large magnetic fields for applications such as magnetic resonance imaging, which is used … Read the rest