Academic year 2019-2020

ATTENTION: BASED ON THE INSTRUCTIONS RECEIVED ON CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY, SOME OF THE CLASSES WILL BE HELD ONLINE AND SOME SCHEDULE MIGHT CHANGE. PLEASE, CHECK THE COURSE AND IN CASE OF DOUBTS GET IN CONTACT WITH THE LECTURER/S

There are several courses organized by the School that PhD students may attend depending on individual curricula. All courses will be held at the Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering except where differently indicated.

This is the Calendar of the institutional courses for the academic year 2019/2020 (also available in the download box below) : click on the individual courses for further info about programs and registration details. N.B:  this schedule may change; courses require a minimum enrolment of 3 students. In case of no link on the course title, it means that the course has not been activated yet.

PhD students must obtain 15 credits from institutional courses + 15 credits from other activities (see Credits recognition section for further details)

 

Period

Professor

Course

Location

Hours

Credits

18 November -  17 December 2019

Stefano Siboni

Statistical methods and data analysis

DICAM

36

4,5

8-17 January 2020

Riccardo Rigon, Giuseppe Formetta

Modelling hydrological systems with Geoframe

DICAM

64

8

20-31 January 2020

Vincenzo Casulli

Advanced numerical methods for free-surface hydrodynamics

DICAM

30

4

27-30 January 2020 Daniele Casagrande (CNR – IBE) Multiple approaches to the investigation of seismic behaviour of timber structures DICAM 16 2

postponed online (25 May - 05 June 2020)

Alberto Valli - Ana Alonso Rodriguez

Mathematical Methods for Engineering

DICAM

50

6

January - February 2020

Claudio Della Volpe

Advanced Thermodynamics

DICAM

18

2

3-7 February 2020

Gian Andrea Rassati (University of Cincinnati – USA) /Proponente: Riccardo Zandonini

North American Theory and Practice of Steel Design for Seismic Applications

DICAM

20

2,5

10-14 February 2020

Walter Bertoldi, Guido Zolezzi Integrated river morphodynamics DICAM 32 4
10-14 February 2020 Michael Dumbser Advanced numerical methods for hyperbolic equations DICAM 36 4,5

5-6-7 October 2020

Sara Favargiotti - Rocco Scolozzi (Department of Sociology and social research)

The City and the Futures. Perspectives and Experiences for Resilient Communities

DICAM

24

3

11-15 May 2020 (online through Zoom)

Paolo Zatelli - Alfonso Vitti - Marco Ciolli

Environmental data management and analysis with GIS

DICAM

40

5

postponed to January - February 2021 Gianni Andreottola, Marco Ragazzi Environmental sustainability DICAM 36 4,5
postponed (to update)

Angus Morrison-Saunders (Edith Cowan University, Western Australia) -Jenny Pope (Edith Cowan University, Western Australia) – Coordinator: Davide Geneletti

Introduction to Sustainability Assessment

DICAM 16 2

4-7 May 2020 

(online through Zoom)

Massimiliano Gei Mechanics of electroactive materials DICAM 20 2,5

1-17 April  2020

(online through Zoom)

Paolo Scardi

X-ray Diffraction applied to the study of polycrystalline materials: theory and practice

DICAM

36

4.5

13- 24 July 2020 Luca Deseri Nonlinear Solid Mechanics  DICAM 36 4,5

25 May - 05 June 2020 (online through Zoom)

Marco Ciolli - Clara Tattoni

Field sampling and Spatial Ecological Modelling

DICAM

40

5

8-11 September 2020 Oreste S. Bursi - Luca Caracoglia (Northeastern University Boston) - Vincenzo Gattulli (Università di Roma La Sapienza) - Fabrizio Paolacci (Università di Roma Tre) MECHRES20 - Mechanics and Performance of Resilient Structures and Infrastructures DICAM 32 4
OTHER COURSES
Period Course Lecturer Location Hours Credits
October 2019 - February 2020 (I semester) Technical Scientific English Felicity Hope Mesiano & Povo  24 or 16 3 or 2 (type B)
March - June 2020 (II semester) Technical Scientific English Felicity Hope Mesiano & Povo 24 or 16 3 or 2 (type B)