Scientific cooperation, agreements signed between Cnr and Russian institutions

Press review 16/07/2018

Strengthening the scientific relationships between Italy and Russia to encourage the exchange of ideas and scientific and technological skills between the two countries. With this purpose, the Italian National Research Council and two Russian research institutions, the Russian Academy of Science and the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, have formalized their new partnerships. The collaborations between the two countries will concern several different scientific areas and will involve the researchers from the two countries through bilateral and multilateral projects

Rotational and scattering dynamics of quantized vortices

Press release 05/06/2018

A pair of quantized vortices within a fluid of light and matter can evolve along trajectories analogous to the interaction of two point-like scattering particles. This was demonstrated by the experimental team at Institute of nanotechnology  of Cnr in Lecce, Italy in collaboration with SDSU's Prof. Carretero in a recent study published in Nature Communications

AIC International Crystallography School 2018

Event from 29/08/2018 to 02/09/2018

The aim of the 2018 edition of the Italian crystallographic association (Aia) International crystallography school (Aics2018) is to give an overview on the characterization of polycrystalline materials through X-ray powder diffraction. The event is organized also by Institute of crystallography Cnr-Ic

2018 Short Term Mobility Programme

Institutional Area

The 2018 Short Term Mobility Programme, aimed at fostering international research cooperation among Cnr and international research institution, is now available.  Deadline for participation is July 31, 2018 

Sustainable bioeconomy in the Mountains

Press review 03/07/2018

The 11th IPROMO course was jointly organized by the Mountain Partnership Secretariat/FAO, the University of Turin, University of Tuscia and the city of Ormea. Course activities were organized by the University of Turin (DISAFA-NatRisk), in collaboration with the Research Institute for Geo-Hydrological Protection (Irpi), a division of the Italian National Research Council (Cnr) and the Institut Agricole Régional

Towards Fp9 - Cnr presents its 'Mission' proposals

Institutional Area

Cnr is paying a lot of attention to the potential objectives and structure of the next Framework Programme. To this end, a new position paper was released, introducing the Cnr priorities in terms of 'Mission' as seems to be devised by the EC within Horizon Europe

How good (or bad) are 885 European cities in planning for climate change?

Press release 10/05/2018

A new study from a European-wide group of researchers, including the Institute of Metodologies for Environmental Analysis of Italian National Research Council, reports the state of local planning for climate change by collecting and analysing information about local climate mitigation and adaptation plans across 885 urban areas of the EU-28

Eni and Cnr combine research and innovation capabilities to tackle global challenges

Press release 07/05/2018

Over 20 million euro to establish four research centers in Southern Italy. The president of the National Research Council (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, CNR), Massimo Inguscio, and Eni Ceo, Claudio Descalzi, signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) to conduct joint research in four areas of high scientific and strategic interest: nuclear fusion, water, agriculture and the Arctic ecosystem

Eu-SPRI Early Career Researcher Conference (ECC)

Event from 26/09/2018 to 28/09/2018

Conference will take place in Rome on 26-27-28 September 2018, at Ircres-Cnr - Research Institute on Sustainable Economic Growth, 19, Via dei Taurini, Rome, Italy

Call of Expression of Interest for Intellectual Property Rights of Cnr

Institutional area

Cnr issued a call for expression of interest  for the IPR Portfolio. Eligible proposers are professionals, natural persons that exercise a business activity, companies of people that exercise business activities, limited companies, consortia among enterprises and other consortium organizations, cooperative companies, public and private research organizations, foundations, public-owned companies, as well as public bodies  carrying out industrial and/or research activities in the sectors related to the Cnr rights

Summer Course on 'Critical Zone and Ecosystem Dynamics'

Event form 10/07/2018 to 18/07/2018

This 9-day- long summer course intends to provide basic knowledge about the functioning of the Critical Zone and its relationships with ecosystem dynamics, focusing on aspects related to hydrology, soil geochemistry and weathering, vegetation dynamics and distribution, microbiota, biodiversity, ecosystem processes