Curiosity, intuition, passion, creativity, tenaciousness: these are just some of the aspects that describe those fellows who have decided to rely on development and knowledge, making science their job.

Thanks to its network spread all over the Italian country and to the great variety of research topics, the Cnr plays a key role facing the challenges that are at the hearth of the international agenda of the research: healthcare, demographic changes and wellness, food safety and sustainable agriculture, energy and environmental protection, accessibility of resources, intelligent transport. This section offers a showcase of their work.

Phd Program on 'Quantum Technologies', applications for 35th cycle

News 11/07/2019

This new Ph.D. Program originates from the awareness of the need of an interdisciplinary background on 'Quantum Technologies' and from the concept that a smart combination of different platforms can provide flexible and transformational solutions, useful for a variety of quantum applications

18th International workshop on low temperature detectors (LTD-18)

Evento from 22/07/2019 to 26/07/2019

The 18th International Workshop on Low Temperature Detectors (LTD-18) will be held in Milano, from July 22th to 26th 2019. The workshop is organized by A. Nucciotti, C. Brofferio (University and INFN Milano-Bicocca) and R. Cristiano (Cnr-Spin Napoli)

IV Edition of the BioCirce Master 'Bioeconomy in the Circular Economy'

News 17/07/2019

BioCirce is the first European Master in Bioeconomy in the Circular economy, this MS degree program provide skills and expertise necessary to deal with the full range of issues in this complex field. Call is open for the fourth edition of master! Application dead-line: 15 november 2019

Eurofleets+: Sea call 'Oceans' opening!

News 17/06/2019

Within the Horizon2020 Project Eurofleets+ 'An alliance of European marine research infrastructure to meet the evolving needs of the research and industrial communities', in which Cnr is involved as partner of the consortium, Sea-programme call 1 'Oceans' will be opened for the submission of proposal from 26th of June 2019 to 27th of September 2019

Cnr-Ircres summer school: Machine learning, Network science and Text mining

Event from 01/07/2019 to 03/07/2019

EU-SPRI is a major European conference focused on actors, instruments, practices, and policies for research and innovation, to pursuing sustainable development goals using the problem-solving approach: this year, Eu-SPRI summer school is hosted by Cnr-Ircres in Rome. A call is open until May 1st 2019

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

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

Armenia - Italy cooperation

Press review

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

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

Cnr participates the Conception network

News 11/06/2019

Building a pan-European ecosystem for generating, monitoring, and providing robust information on medication safety in pregnancy and breastfeeding is the goal of the public private partnership called ConcePTION. The project unites 88 organizations from 22 countries, including the Cnr - Institute of Clinical Physiology

14th International Conference on Engines & Vehicles

Event from 15/09/2019 to19/09/2019

The aim of the conference is to create a forum to promote the cooperation between industry, research laboratories, and universities for the development of innovative propulsion systems for future vehicles

11th International symposium on digital Earth (ISDE11). Call for abstracts, deadline extension

Event from 24/07/2019 to 27/09/2019

The deadline of the Call for Abstracts for the 11th International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE11), due to many requests, has been extended to February 28th. No additional deadline extension will be provided later on because of the strict schedule for the review process

Mediterranean diet seminar

Event from 30/09/2019 to 04/10/2019

The 2nd Ancel Keys International Seminar on Mediterranean diet and sustainable nutritional policies  is intended to provide a contribution to an important goal by giving start to a high-level teaching action

Science & Technology Digital Library

Institutional Area

The Cnr  S&T Digital Library makes available research products, datasets, data and information on research activities, projects, R&D actors, their expertise and skills, as well as digitised cultural and historical heritage contents

Spin off promotion and support’

Institutional area

Cnr is strongly involved in the development of initiatives aimed at enhancing technology transfer to the productive sector. Spin‐off companies are a source of technological renewal for the economic system in which they operate, as well as an effective means of exploiting the best research results

Open access

Institutional area

The Italian National Research Council is deeply involved in adopting and supporting the principles of the European Chart for the free circulation of knowledge

Journal and newsletters

Institutional Area

Cnr produces several journals and newsletters to which you can subscribe, usually for free, directly from the websites of the institutes that produce them.
This page, created with the aim of making such contributions quickly reachable and accessible to citizens and researchers, contains some of the journals and newsletters sent and transmitted from the network Cnr (departments, institutes, etc) that provide news and updates on topics of their interest

Researcher’s life


On the Cnr webtv platform the portraits of some Cnr researchers in their daily routine, both at work and in their private life

Joint lab projects

Institutional Area

Cnr finances joint labs projects based on proposals  made by Italian and Foreign researchers together, aimed at sharing research facilites, skills and expertise

Cnr E-recruitment

Institutional Area

The on line application system for the recruitment of staff and other types of employement and training of the National Research Council of Italy

Protection and valorisation of IPRs

Institutional area

Cnr supports and encourages its researchers in protecting and valorizing the results of their research, promoting their exploitation in collaboration with industrial partners and/or other institutions

Cnr fellowships

Institutional Area

Check the latest research fellowhips available all over Italy in the Cnr research Institutes network

Cnr position on the European Innovation Council

Institutional Area

The Italian National Research Council is giving its contribution to the ongoing debate on the European Innovation Council,  (Eic), the body for innovation proposed by the European Commission  to boost the research and innovation system at a European level

Workshop on polymer nanocomposites for 3D-printing of enhanced porous structures

Event from 03/10/2019 to 05/10/2019

The most important aim of the Workshop is to give young students and researchers, involved in the Graphene 3D secondments, the chance to present their scientific results concerning the development of innovative materials for additive manufacturing technologies