ITASEC19 - Italian Conference on Cybersecurity

Event from 12/02/2019 to 15/02/2019

The Italian Conference on CyberSecurity (Itasec) is an annual event organized by CINI Cybersecurity National Lab, Cnr, Imt, Università degli studi di Firenze, Università di Pisa, Università di Siena, in collaboration with the Comitato nazionale per la ricerca in Cybersecurity

Winter college on applications of optics and photonics in food science

Event from 11/02/2019 to 22/02/2019

The aim of the Winter college is to offer Ph.D. students and other emerging researchers broad training in the innovative applications of optics and photonics in food and agriculture

Armenia - Italy cooperation

Press review 26/01/2019

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian has held a meeting on January 26 with Prof. Massimo Inguscio, the President of National Research Council of Italy

The influence of endocrine disruptors on the male and female thyroid gland

News 29/01/2019

The new European collaborative project SCREENED aims to develop new 3D in vitro tests. SCREENED brings together nine European universities and companies, including the Institute of Science and Technology for Ceramics (ISTEC) of the National Research Council of Italy (Cnr)

Cnr-Spin is coordinator of the H2020 FET-Open project 'OXiNEMS'

News 22/01/2019

Cnr-Spin is coordinator of the H2020 FET-Open project ‘OXiNEMS’ financed by the Research Executive Agency of the European Commission. The 4-years ‘OXiNEMS’ project has been granted 3 MEur for developing innovative nanoelectromechanical systems (NEMS) based on multifunctional (epitaxial) transition metal oxides

The Bluemed italian paper

Institutional area

An overview of relevance, obstacles  and proposals of the key sectors for a blue growth, issued by the Cnr Bluemed Working Group

Technology transfer office

Institutional area

Technology transfer represents the Cnr’s second mission, after the scientific research. Cnr-TTO is responsible for all the activities related to TT, namely protection of research results, IPR management and exploitation, promotion and support for spin-off creation, marketing and promotion of research results

Cnr: 95 years of future


On November 2018, Cnr marked its 95th anniversary: a special ceremony was organised in the Cnr Rome headquarters, attended by major institutional representative

Lessons of economics from non-human primates

Press release 15/01/2019

Capuchin monkeys, a South-American primate species whose lineage split from ours more than 35 million years ago, recognizes which objects are most valuable to be used as tokens to obtain food. These findings emerge from a new series of studies carried out by Cnr-Istc, published online in the journal Animal Cognition

D4Science Infrastructure

Institutional Area

D4Science is an open data infrastructure developed by Cnr-Isti, connecting over 4000 scientists in +50 countries, integrating +50 heterogeneous data providers, executing +55,000 models & algorithms/month; providing access to over a billion quality records in repositories worldwide. D4Science hosts +100 Virtual Research Environments to serve the biological, ecological, environmental, social mining, culture heritage, and statistical communities world-wide

Towards Fp9 - Cnr presents its 'Mission' proposals

Institutional Area

For a research institution such as Cnr, the EU Research Framework Programmes (FP) represent a fundamental tool to complement its institutional activities as well as to build and strengthen its scientific partnerships. This position paper introduces the Cnr priorities in terms of 'mission' within Horizon Europe (FP9)

3D nanolithography of crystals for photonic applications

News 17/01/2019

The research group led by Roberto Osellame has developed an innovative technique of 3D laser lithography for the nano-structuring of crystalline materials

ETC2019, 17th european turbulence conference

Event from 03/09/2019 to 06/09/2019

ETC is the main European conference on turbulence and related topics. Attracting about 500 participants from many different countries, ETC offers since 1986 a top-level platform for scientists to deliver cutting-edge presentations