New 2021 PhD positions available at CBN-IIT@UNILE

New 2021 PhD positions available at CBN-IIT@UNILE

Applications are invited for the admission to PhD Programs and PhD fellowships at Università del Salento, Lecce, Italy in collaboration with the Center of Biomolecular Nanotechnologies (CBN) of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (http://cbn.iit.it) in the areas indicated below. Before applying, candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the CBN website to find more information on members and research activities.
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DEADLINE 8 JULY 2021

Positions are available in the follow departments:

School in "Engineering of materials, structures and nanotechnology"

Department of Innovation’s Engineering

PHD TOPIC Qualifying Degree: Reference for information and supervision: Positions:
- Piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers (pMUT)
for wearable technologies and underwater communications;
- Piezoelectric MEMS for marine energy harvesting;
- Energy harvesting for implantable biomedical devices;
- Optoacoustic probes for in-vivo imaging;
- Wearable flexible piezoelectric MEMS for monitoring
and sensing of vital parameters;
- MEMS flow sensors for automotive and underwater applications;
- Development of models for simulation and prediction
of wearable microsystems.
- Electronic Engineering;
- Physical Engineering;
- Materials Engineering;
- TLC Engineering;
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Biomedical Engineering
- Physics
- Nanotechnologies
Prof. Massimo De Vittorio
(https://www.iit.it/web/guest/people-details/-/people/massimo-devittorio)
e-mail: massimo.devittorio@iit.it
No. 5
Useful Research links:
Nanotechnologies for Humans and Biosystems
https://www.iit.it/research/lines/nanotechnologies-for-humans-and-biosystems

Wearable Technology:
http://cbn.iit.it/research/wearable-technology

Soft MEMS:
http://cbn.iit.it/research/soft-mems-for-sensors,-actuators-and-energy
PHD TOPIC Qualifying Degree: Reference for information and supervision: Positions:

- Neurophotonics
- Neuroplasmonics
- Optogenetics
- Physics
- Biomedical Engineering
- Physical Engineering
- TLC Engineering
- Neurosciences
Dr. Ferruccio Pisanello
(https://www.iit.it/web/guest/people-details/-/people/ferruccio-pisanello)
e-mail: ferruccio.pisanello@iit.it
No. 1
Useful Research links:
Multifunctional Neural Interfaces:
https://cbn.iit.it/research/new-technologies-for-neuroscience-research
https://www.iit.it/research/lines/multifunctional-neural-interfaces-with-deep-brain-regions

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Application Procedure:

Bando per l'ammissione al Corso di dottorato in “Ingegneria dei Materiali e delle Strutture e Nanotecnologie” – 37° ciclo
Call for applications for the competitive selection procedure for admission for Ph.D. Research Course in “Material, Structure and Nanotechnology engineering” - 37th Cycle

School in “Physics and Nanoscience”

Department of Physics

PHD TOPIC Qualifying Degree: Reference for information and supervision: Positions:
- Modeling of photonic/plasmonic systems for deep-learning and compress imaging applications
- Development and application of microscopic models for plasmonics and nonlinear optics
- Physical Engineering;
- Physics
- Nanotechnologies
Dr. Cristian Ciracì
(https://www.iit.it/web/guest/people-details/-/people/cristian-ciraci )
e-mail: cristian.ciraci@iit.it
No. 1
Useful Research links:
Computational Nanoplasmonics
https://cbn.iit.it/research/researchareas/computational-nanoplasmonics https://www.iit.it/web/computational-nanoplasmonics
PHD TOPIC Qualifying Degree: Reference for information and supervision: Positions:
- Development of orbital-free density functional theory methods
- Development of exchange-correlation functionals based on the adiabatic connection method;
- Ab-initio modeling of two-dimensional topological insulators
- Ab-initio modeling of the optical properties of plasmonics semiconductor nanoparticles
- Physical Engineering;
- Physics
- Nanotechnologies
Dr. Fabio Della Sala
(http://cbn.iit.it/people/fabio-dellasala )
e-mail: fabio.dellasala@iit.it
No. 1
Useful Research links:
Density Functional Theory
http://cbn.iit.it/research/density-functional-theory

Request of Information Form:

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Application Procedure:

Bando per l'ammissione al 37° ciclo del Corso di dottorato in "Fisica e Nanoscienze"
Call for applications to the 37th Cycle Ph.D. Research Course in "Physics and Nanosciences"