Physics, astrophysics and applied physics
Doctoral programme (PhD)
A.Y. 2021/2022
Study area
Science and Technology
PhD Coordinator
The main theme of this doctoral programme is physics in advanced sectors of pure and applied research. Research covers all areas of modern physics, as indicated in the 5 curricula which aim to facilitate the placement of doctoral students in specific sectors.
The required basic training is guaranteed by a combination of courses specific to this programme and others exceptionally borrowed from the second cycle degree programme, with examinations at the end of the first year. Moreover, doctoratal students are required to attend an International School, with final assessment through a public seminar. The programme also provides various opportunities for discussion and exchanges among students in different programmes, particularly during a workshop at the end of the academic year.
Training is supplemented by coordinated series of subject specific conferences ("Physics Colloquia"). At the same time, doctoral students will have to undertake original research under the guidance of a tutor and a cotutor and report on their progress through annual seminars during which students present their findings to the University's scientific community. This programme also offers internships in Fundamental Physics or High Technology at National and International Laboratories and private Research Laboratories.
The required basic training is guaranteed by a combination of courses specific to this programme and others exceptionally borrowed from the second cycle degree programme, with examinations at the end of the first year. Moreover, doctoratal students are required to attend an International School, with final assessment through a public seminar. The programme also provides various opportunities for discussion and exchanges among students in different programmes, particularly during a workshop at the end of the academic year.
Training is supplemented by coordinated series of subject specific conferences ("Physics Colloquia"). At the same time, doctoral students will have to undertake original research under the guidance of a tutor and a cotutor and report on their progress through annual seminars during which students present their findings to the University's scientific community. This programme also offers internships in Fundamental Physics or High Technology at National and International Laboratories and private Research Laboratories.
Classi di laurea magistrale  Classes of master's degrees:
LM6 Biologia,
LM8 Biotecnologie industriali,
LM9 Biotecnologie mediche, veterinarie e farmaceutiche,
LM11 Scienze per la conservazione dei beni culturali,
LM17 Fisica,
LM18 Informatica,
LM20 Ingegneria aerospaziale e astronautica,
LM21 Ingegneria biomedica,
LM22 Ingegneria chimica,
LM25 Ingegneria dell'automazione,
LM27 Ingegneria delle telecomunicazioni,
LM28 Ingegneria elettrica,
LM29 Ingegneria elettronica,
LM30 Ingegneria energetica e nucleare,
LM32 Ingegneria informatica,
LM33 Ingegneria meccanica,
LM40 Matematica,
LM44 Modellistica matematicofisica per l'ingegneria,
LM53 Scienza e ingegneria dei materiali,
LM54 Scienze chimiche,
LM58 Scienze dell'universo,
LM71 Scienze e tecnologie della chimica industriale,
LM74 Scienze e tecnologie geologiche,
LM75 Scienze e tecnologie per l'ambiente e il territorio,
LM79 Scienze geofisiche,
LM82 Scienze statistiche.
LM6 Biologia,
LM8 Biotecnologie industriali,
LM9 Biotecnologie mediche, veterinarie e farmaceutiche,
LM11 Scienze per la conservazione dei beni culturali,
LM17 Fisica,
LM18 Informatica,
LM20 Ingegneria aerospaziale e astronautica,
LM21 Ingegneria biomedica,
LM22 Ingegneria chimica,
LM25 Ingegneria dell'automazione,
LM27 Ingegneria delle telecomunicazioni,
LM28 Ingegneria elettrica,
LM29 Ingegneria elettronica,
LM30 Ingegneria energetica e nucleare,
LM32 Ingegneria informatica,
LM33 Ingegneria meccanica,
LM40 Matematica,
LM44 Modellistica matematicofisica per l'ingegneria,
LM53 Scienza e ingegneria dei materiali,
LM54 Scienze chimiche,
LM58 Scienze dell'universo,
LM71 Scienze e tecnologie della chimica industriale,
LM74 Scienze e tecnologie geologiche,
LM75 Scienze e tecnologie per l'ambiente e il territorio,
LM79 Scienze geofisiche,
LM82 Scienze statistiche.
Dipartimento di Fisica "Aldo Pontremoli"  Via Celoria, 16  Milano
 Main offices
Dipartimento di Fisica "Aldo Pontremoli"  Via Celoria, 16  Milano  Degree course coordinator: prof. Matteo Paris
matteo.paris@unimi.it  Degree course website
http://phd.fisica.unimi.it/
Title  Professor(s) 

Groundbased observations of polarized microwave emissions for galactic foregrounds removal from Cosmic Microwave Background data
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Measuring the Cosmic Microwave Background with bolometric interferometry
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Advanced instruments for Cosmic Microwave Background polarization measurements
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Numerical simulations of cosmological performances of future redshift surveys (Euclid, DESI); forward modelling and generation of fast simulations, also involving Machine Learning applications
Requirements: M.sc. level knowledge of observational and theoretical Cosmology. Basic programming (python/c,c++/fortran) Curriculum: Astrophysics 
B. Granett
F. Tosone

Mass diagnostics in galaxies and clusters of galaxies and dynamics of stellar systems
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Gravitational lenses
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Molecular clouds and starformation
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Black hole growth
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Protostellar disc dynamics and planet formation
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

LSPE/STRIP: measuring the CMB polarization from the Teide Observatory, Tenerife
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

LiteBIRD space mission for testing cosmic inflation: optical and RF characterization of the MediumHigh Frequency Telescope
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Planck space mission: detailed analysis of systematic effects in the Low Frequency Instrument
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Innovative computational techniques for future cosmic microwave background experiments
Requirements: Basic astrophysical background, good knowledge of at least one programming language Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Numerical simulations of largescale structure formation in the presence of dark energy and massive neutrinos. Raytracing studies of the gravitational lensing of temperature and polarization maps of the cosmic microwave background
Requirements: M.sc. level knowledge of Theoretical and Observational Cosmology. Basics of neutrino physics. Basics of programming (python,c,c++,fortran) Curriculum: Astrophysics 
C. Carbone

Observations and modelling of the largecale structure of the Universe: estimate of cosmological parameters and neutrino mass, tests of General Relativity and primordial NonGaussianity
Requirements: M.sc. level knowledge of General Relativity and Cosmology. Basics of programming (python/c,c++/fortran) Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Cosmological probes of Dark Matter: signatures in weak gravitational lensing and galaxy clustering
Requirements: M.sc. level knowledge of General Relativity, Cosmology and Quantum Field Theory. Basics of programming (python/c,c++/fortran) Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Cosmological applications of gravitational waves (GW): largescale structure effects from the crosscorrelation of GW events with galaxy surveys and maps of the cosmic microwave background
Requirements: M.sc. level knowledge of General Relativity, Cosmology and Quantum Field Theory. Basics of programming (python/c,c++/fortran) Curriculum: Astrophysics 
C. Carbone

Non Equilibrium fluctuations in complex fluids (TechNES ESA space project)
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Development and application of optical instrumentation
Requirements: Basic knowledge of optics Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Development of advanced wavefront diagnostics
Requirements: Basic knowledge of optics Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Molecular Nanomagnets for quantum sensing and highdensity data storage
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Generation of twophoton entangled states in polarization and / or angular momentum for applications in quantum communication and quantum key distribution
Requirements: Knowledge of theoretical and/or experimental quantum optics and quantum information Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Development of a pulsed laser system with high finesse cavity for Xray generation via Compton backscattering
Requirements: Experience of the experimental techniques of a laser laboratory Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Modeling and development of an opticalquantum system for dronebased quantum key distribution and communication
Requirements: Knowledge of theoretical and / or experimental quantum optics and quantum information Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Experimental study of the electronic properties of novel family of nanostructured materials for energetic applications by means photoelectron spectroscopy
Requirements: Basic knowledge of condensed matter physics Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

FreeElectron Laser bases on two fold acceleration and arc compressor
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Yielding and recovery in soft materials: optorheological and microstructural characterization
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Development and characterization of neuromorphic systems based on nanostructured materials for nonconventional computation approaches
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Development of resistive switching devices based on ionic liquid interfaces for ionotronic applications
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Force spectroscopy at the nanoscale by scanning probe microscopy
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Investigation of biomechanics in cellular and biomolecular systems by Scanning Probe Microscopy
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Theory of quantum measurements and quantum metrology
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Quantum theory of superconductivity in highpressure/hightemperature materials
Requirements: Basic knowledge of quantum mechanics, manybody systems and structure of matter Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Atomistic simulations of complex polymer materials subject to mechanical deformation under extreme conditions
Requirements: Basic knowledge of numerical simulations, statistical physics, continuum mechanics and structure of matter Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Wavefront diagnostics of radiation with orbital angular momentum
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Open quantum systems theory
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Simulation of complex systems, ultracold atoms and strongly correlated quantum systems
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Applications of Computational Intelligence and Machine Larning techniques in Physics
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Ultrafast photocathodes with minimum thermal emittance for the next generation coherent XRay sources
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 
D. Sertore (INFN)
C. Pagani (INFN)

Efficient simulation of quantum systems and open quantum systems
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Antimatter quantum interferometry, CPT and Weak Equivalence Principle Tests
Requirements: Basic knowledge of quantum mechanics and experimental techniques Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 
M. Giammarchi (INFN)

Properties of positronium confined in nanocavities in condensed matter; Rydberg positronium in electric and magnetic fields
Requirements: Basic knowledge of quantum mechanics, atomic physics and numerical methods Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Antimatter fundamental properties: quantum decoherence with positrons, AharonovBohm effect, Positronium laser cooling
Requirements: Basic knowledge of quantum mechanics and experimental techniques Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 
M. Giammarchi (INFN)

Theoretical and computational study of electron corelevel spectroscopies and phenomena induced by the excitation
Requirements: Knowledge of quantum mechanics; further basic knowledge of the Many Body theory. Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Theoretical study and firstprinciples investigation of Structural, electronic, optical, and magnetic properties of nanostructures and lowdimensional systems
Requirements: Knowledge of quantum mechanics; further basic knowledge of the Many Body theory. Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Electronic and magnetic propoerties of anomalous metals and magnetic oxydes thin films by photoemission and spinpolarization spectroscopies at tens fs time resolution, magnetooptic effects at EUV energies, with elemental sensitivity. Advanced materials will be grown in situ and measured under UHV in all cases to probe surface and nanosize properties. https://www.trieste.nffa.eu/
Requirements: Condensed matter physics, Quantum Physics Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Implementation of spinresolved ARPES in pumpprobe mode with laser harmonics at 100 fs scale. The pumpprobe facility will be added to the SpinARPES system currently operational at teh synchrotron radiation beamline APELE at Elettra, Trieste. Advanced materials will be grown in situ and measured under UHV in all cases to probe surface and nanosize properties. https://www.trieste.nffa.eu/
Requirements: Condensed matter physics, Quantum Physics Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Biophysics and use of models from statistical mechanics, physics of complex systems, computational physics and machine learning to the study of biopolymers (proteins, DNA, RNA and chromosomes)
Requirements: Basic knowledge of statistical mechanics and numerical calculations Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Softmatter and biological physics with applications in quantitative biology
Requirements: Statistical physics background, interdisciplinary interest Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Nanoparticles (metal, semiconductor, insulator) for increasing the efficiency of thin film solar cells, in combination with for example 2D materials
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Investigating hydrogen storage in metal (e.g. Magnesium) nanoparticles with optical techniques
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Quantum control for quantum technologies
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Quantum walks and quantum simulators
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Open quantum systems and quantum technologies
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Heating and transport in fusion relevant plasmas
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Nonlinear plasma dynamics and antimatter confinement
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Modeling friction and dissipation beyond moleculardynamics simulations: Recent advances in the theory of phonon dissipation generated by sliding objects may allow researchers to predict dynamic friction by evaluating essentially analytic formulas with no need to simulate explicit atomistic motions
Requirements: Basic knowledge of classical and quantum statistical mechanics, and manybody theory for condensedmatter physics. Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Cooperative effects in the cold and ultracold atomic systems
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Spontaneous formation of ordered structures in cold atom gases
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Nanostructured materials with potential for energy production, conversion and storage applications: synthesis and characterization
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Synchrotron radiation and free electron laser studies on clusters and nanoparticles: physicochemical characterization; interaction with photons and energy relaxation processes in isolated nanoobjects
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Hydrodynamics and rheology of soft materials and complex fluids
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Equilibrium and nonequilibrium fluctuations during sedimentation in normal and microgravity conditions
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Atomistic simulations of structural and dynamical properties of nanoscale systems: friction and dissipative phenomena
Requirements: Basic knowledge of classical and statistical mechanics, and condensedmatter physics. Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Theoretical and computational study of quantum transport in 1D and 2D systems with applications in electronics, spintronics and quantum technology
Requirements: Knowledge of Solid Physics and Surface Physics Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Computational and statistical mechanics approaches to biophysical phenomena
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Materials property prediction and design by artificial intelligence algorithms
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Statistical, thermodynamic and mechanical properties of DNAbased materials
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Design and development of superconducting RF resonators for the future very large lepton colliders
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
C. Pagani (INFN)
L. Monaco (INFN)

Measurement of cross sections of nuclear reactions of astrophysical interest (Primordial nucleosynthesis, Hydrogen, Helium and Carbon burning) in the Gran Sasso underground Laboratory (LUNA and LUNA MV experiments)
Requirements: Principles of Nuclear Physics. Particle detectors Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Innovative tracking trigger systems for the highluminosity frontier particle physics experiments
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
C. Meroni INFN

Research and development of semiconductor detectors with high space and time resolution for experiments at future accelerators and multidisciplinary applications
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Measurements of Standard Model processes and of Higgs boson properties in protonproton collision with the ATLAS experiment at the LHC
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
T. Lari INFN
S. Resconi (INFN)
R. Turra (INFN)

Study of physics processes at future highenergy e+e colliders
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Studies of properties of nuclei far from stability of interest for nucleosynthesis processes occurring in stars. Activity based on stable and radioactive beams (at CERNISOLDE, LNL, ILL, GSI/FAIR, RIKEN and RNPCOsaka), employing large arrays, advanced gamma spectroscopy methods with developments of new techniques
Requirements: Nuclear Physics. Gamma and particle detectors Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Study of the gamma decay from nuclear highly collective states and study of the detectors and technique for the measurement of high energy gamma rays (530 MeV)
Requirements: Nuclear Physics. Gamma and particle detectors Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Neutrino physics and neutrino detector development with the Borexino and JUNO experiments
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
B. Caccianiga (INFN)
M. Giammarchi (INFN)

Novel Monte Carlo approaches for the study of nuclear correlations
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
E. Vigezzi (INFN).

Ab initio manybody theories for investigating nuclear interaction and nucleonic star matter
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
E. Vigezzi (INFN)

Search of Time modulation from lowmass Dark Matter using twin detectors based on high purity NaI crystal matrices located in both hemispheres: Gran Sasso and Australia
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Development of cryogenic light detectors based on SiPM matrices for applications in the field of Neutrino Physics and Dark Matter
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
M. Citterio (INFN)

Direct nuclear reactions to probe structure at the limits of stability
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
E. Vigezzi (INFN)

Study of atomic nuclei using direct and inverse Density Functional Theory.
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
E. Vigezzi (INFN)

Searches for new physics in protonproton collisions with the ATLAS experiment at the LHC
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
T. Lari (INFN)
S. Resconi (INFN)
R. Turra (INFN)

Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays with the Auger Observatory
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
L. Caccianiga (INFN)

Investigation by analytical and numerical methods and experimental characterization of high field superconducting magnets, 15 tesla) for the postLHC future colliders
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
M. Statera (INFN)

Study and small scale experimental models of magnets wound with HTS (High Temperature Superconductors) for the MUON COLLIDER project
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
M. Statera (INFN)

New technology development, based on HTS (High Temperaturre Superconductor), for 1020 tesla high field magnetsand space magnets for next genearation particle and astroparticle experiments
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
M. Statera (INFN)

Development of ASICs and advanced electronics systems for particle physics
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
M. Citterio (INFN)

Flavour physics and CP violation in the LHCb experiment
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
P. Gandini (INFN)

Cryogenic frontend electronics characterization by innovative digital signal processing techniques within the LEGEND Collaboration (INFN Gran Sasso)
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 

Experimental Nuclear Physics for medicine: development of detectors and cross section measurements useful for hadrotherapy
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
S. Muraro (INFN)

Equation of state of nucleonic matter, applications to compact objects and multimessenger signals
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
E. Vigezzi (INFN)

AdS/CFT correspondence and supersymmetric field theories
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 
A. Santambrogio (INFN)

Foundations of quantum mechanics
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Black holes in supergravity and string theory
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Inflation and string theory
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Statistical mechanics, outofequilibrium systems, complex systems, with interdisciplinary applications in quantitative biology
Requirements: Basic knowledge of statistical mechanics, interdisciplnary interest Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Theoretical physics at the LHC: fundamental interactions and the Higgs boson in the standard model and beyond
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Parton Distribution Functions: Machine learning and QCD resummation
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Mathematical and statistical computational models for AI development in healthcare applications
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Quantum simulation on classical hardware, quantum computing techniques and quantum ML applied to High Energy Physics
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Computational models with hardware accelerators for High Energy Physics applications
Curriculum: Theoretical physics 

Development of biohybrid actuators for biomedical applications
Requirements: Basic notions in microfabrication and polymer chemistry Curriculum: Applied physics 

Physics and application of Inverse Compton Sources
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Statistical properties of the surfaces of glaciers
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Climate and its variability and change in Italy, the Alpine Region and the Mediterranean area
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Magnetic nanoparticles: fundamental properties and applications to biomedicine
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Light, Xray and neutron scattering by nanostructures (amyloid peptides and proteins, biocolloids) in solution and in interaction with biological membranes
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Development and application of computational methods to study the structure and dynamics of biomolecules
Requirements: Biophysics/Statistical Mechanics Curriculum: Applied physics 

Superconduting accelerating cavities with minimum cryogenic losses for intense sources of neutrinos and spallation neutrons for spectroscopy and transmutation
Curriculum: Applied physics 
C. Pagani (INFN)
A. Bosotti (INFN)
R. Paparella (INFN)

Laser source proton accelerators for therapeutic beams
Curriculum: Applied physics 
D. Giove (INFN)
C. Pagani (INFN)

Laser based injector for high brightness electron beams
Curriculum: Applied physics 
D. Giove (INFN)
L. Serafini (INFN)
D. Sertore (INFN)
C. Pagani (INFN)

Biomimetic scaffolds for tissueengineered tissue replacement: structural properties by spectroscopic, calorimetric and mechanical studies
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Production optimization with unconventional techniques and at high specific activity of radionuclides for applications in medicine (radiodiagnostic, metabolic radiotherapy towards the theranostic), environmental and nanotoxicological studies
Requirements: Basic knowledge of Health Physics and Radioprotection Curriculum: Applied physics 

Interplay of structure and kinetics in proteinnucleic acids binding
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Development and characterization of novel materials and methodologies for ionizing radiation detection and dosimetry
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Development of new superconducting dipole magnet technolgy (multifunction, curved, fast ramped) for the EU program (H2020HITRI/IFAST for next generaton hadron therapy
Curriculum: Applied physics 
M. Statera (INFN)

Bionanostructured surfaces for multiple cooperative binding of viral targets on an optical biosensor
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Phase behaviour and molecular interactions network of proteinnucleic acids coacervates
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Statistical methods in UVVISNIR reflectance spectroscopy of pigments and dyes in paintings
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Physical characterization of biological hydrogels with applications in nanomedicine. Light, X and neutron spectroscopy
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Biomolecule sensing at the gas/liquid and liquid/liquid interface by differential interferometric tecniques
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Nanocomposite systems for soft robotics
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Development of experimental and modelling advanced approaches for the study of atmospheric aerosol properties and sources
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Development of Monte Carlo methods for the calculation of interaction of Radiation with Matter, focusing in particular on biomedical applications
Curriculum: Applied physics 
S. Muraro (INFN)

Unraveling the mystery of ferroelectric liquid crystals via their thermodynamic properties and electrooptic reponse
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Cell surface interactions investigation by Xray and neutron scattering and reflectometry techniques
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Improving the quality of Radiotherapy by multiInstitution Knowledge based planning optimization models
Curriculum: Applied physics 

Thermo and Chemo – dynamics of galaxy clusters from XMM – Newton to ATHENA
Curriculum: Astrophysics 

Theoretical development of hybrid organic/antiferromagnetic interfaces
Curriculum: Condensed matter physic 

Measurements of electromagnetic dipole moments of shortlived baryons at LHC
Curriculum: Nuclear and particle physics 
Courses list
December 2021
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physicsObservations and theory of largescale structure formation  2  10  Italian, English 
March 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physicsBayesian Statistics in Astronomy  2  10  Italian, English  
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physicsCosmology  2  10  Italian, English  
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physicsObservations of the Cosmic Microwave Background  2  10  Italian, English 
April 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physicsCollective Phenomena in Plasma Physics  2  10  Italian, English 
June 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physicsFundamentals of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Astrophysics  2  10  Italian, English 
March 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Quantum Theory of Matter  6  30  English 
June 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Quantum Coherent Phenomena  6  30  Italian, English 
January 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Nuclear Structure and reaction dynamics with radioactive beams  4  24  Italian, English  
Nuclear structure studied with stable and radioactive beams  2  10  Italian, English  
Nuclear structure theory: Density Functional methods in nuclear physics  2  10  Italian, English 
May 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Advanced topics in particle physics  4  20  English  
Neutrino Physics  2  10  English 
November 2021
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
4D and 3D Theories with Four Supercharges: Field Theory, DBranes, Holography and Localization.  7  35  Italian, English 
January 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Computational, simulation and machine learning methods in High Energy Physics and Beyond: Automated computational tools.  3  15  English  
Computational, simulation and machine learning methods in High Energy Physics and Beyond: Machine Learning  3  15  English  
Computational, simulation and machine learning methods in High Energy Physics and Beyond: Monte Carlo Methods.  3  15  English 
April 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
HPC@Unimi: INDACO for molecules and solids  3  15  English 
May 2022
Courses or activities  Professor(s)  ECTS  Total hours  Language 

Optional  
Experimental methods for the investigation of systems at the nanoscale  6  30  English 
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Places available: 26
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Session: 1
Application for admission: from 28/05/2021 to 28/06/2021
Application for matriculation: from 26/07/2021 to 02/10/2021
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Application for admission: from 15/10/2021 to 08/11/2021
Application for matriculation: from 18/11/2021 to 22/11/2021
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