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Materials Science and Nanotechnology / Scienza e Nanotecnologia dei Materiali

The PhD program aims at preparing researchers with competence and working independence in the emerging fields of Materials Science and Nanotechnology.

Research activities ( span across several fields including design, synthesis, functional characterization and simulations of materials for different technological applications.

The doctorate is partner of the European doctorate in Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials (PCAM) ( and of the “International Doctoral School in Functional Materials and Innovation”. The student must spend a minimum of six months abroad in foreign universities or laboratories.

Prof. Marco Bernasconi 
Deputy Director: Prof. Francesco Montalenti 

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