SIMARGL project

News 21/05/2019

SIMARGL is a project co-funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 programme, to combat the pressing problem of malware and tackle the new challenges in the cybersecurity field. Cnr is involved with its Institute for Applied Mathematics and Information Technologies 'Enrico Magenes' based in Genova

From polymer synthesis and characterization to 3D-printed devices

News 16/04/2019

On March 14th 2019, a meeting on the subject 'From polymer synthesis and characterization to 3D-printed devices: The impact of new digital and computing tools' was held in Catania at the Institute for polymers, composites and biomaterials (Ipbc) of National research council (Cnr)

Monitoring volcano deformation from space with Sentinel-1 data

News 11/04/2019

Researchers at the Institute of Electromagnetic Sensing of Environment (Irea) of the Italian National Research Council (Cnr) have developed an operative service for monitoring the crustal deformation in active volcanoes through the use of DInSAR technique and Sentinel-1 data

Eni and Cnr partner for sustainable development and practical research in Italy

Press release 24/03/2019

A long-standing joint project is underway to build four research centres of excellence in southern Italy and to promote sustainable environmental and economic development in Italy and the wider world

Cnr-Irpi and Bgs sign research agreement in the fields of geomorphology and engineering geology for landslide prediction

News 10/04/2019

The British Geological Survey (BGS) and the Research Institute for Geo-Hydrological Protection (IRPI) of the Italian National Research Council (CNR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at fostering common research activities in the fields of geomorphology and engineering geology

Earth observation data for ecosystem monitoring

Press review 20/03/2019

Understanding how ecosystems will respond to future climate change and human activities is essential for designing and implementing conservation strategies. An EU-funded project, coordinated by Cnr, has therefore developed a monitoring framework that incorporates field data, remote sensing and satellite observations and mathematical models to provide important ecological information


Institutional area

Cnr-Isa is amongst the research partners of 'Stance4Health', a project funded by European Union’s Horizon 2020 with tha aim of developing a complete Smart Personalized Nutrition (SPN) service based on the use of mobile technologies as well as tailored food production that will optimize the gut microbiota activity and long-term consumer engagement

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

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

Ecoss Project

Institutional area

The Cnr Institute of marine sciences is the lead partner of 'Ecoss project': the goal is to establish an ecological observing system in the Adriatic Sea, shared between Italy and Croatia, able to integrate ecological and oceanographic research and monitoring with Natura 2000 conservation strategies

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

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)

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