PhD PROGRAMME IN PHYSICS
ANNOUNCEMENT OF SELECTION: 35th cycle – Academic Year 2019-2020 – Jointly run with the National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)

CALL 2019

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 29 AUGUST 2019, hrs. 4.00 PM (Italian time)
Link to the Application online

Positions: no. 23
Scholarships: no. 20
Positions without scholarship: no. 3
Supernumerary positions: no. 2 
(see art. 7 of the call)

The scholarships are funded as follows:

Financier of scholarships

No.

Topics of reserved scholarships[1]

University of Trento

4

 

University of Trento & Department of Physics

3

A - Nanosecond Repetitevely Pulsed (NRP) discharges for CO2 conversion
B - Space data science and technology
C - Cellulose nanostructures as building block for functional materials

Universities of Trento & CNR-INO BEC

1

D - Quantum Gases and superfluidity 

Department of Physics 3 E - Development of coarse-grained modeling methods for biological macromolecules and their application (H2020-ERC StG VARIAMOLS - Potestio)
F - Twin photons and single photon entanglement for QRNG and QKD (UE H2020 FET "QRANGE" Pavesi)
G - Neuromorphic silicon photonics

Department of Physics (Q @ TN)

6

H - SOCCEr (SupercOnducting Circuits for the Casimir Effect) 
I - Photonic Quantum Simulations of Dynamical Gauge Fields (PhoQuaSDyn)
J - QUantum Information Transfer in Positronium Annihilation 
K - Second Order Nonlinearities in p-i-n Silicon waveguides for entangled photon generation towards MIR quantum sensing – SiPDC 
L - Machine Learning techniques FOR Quantum Gate Engineering (ML Q-FORGE)
M - Machine learning for Quantum Many-Body Phases recognition (MalQuPh)

INFN

3

N-O -  Particle, astroparticle, nuclear, theoretical physics, related technologies and applications, including medical Physics
P - 4D tracking for space application with fast silicon detectors (LGAD)

[1] Reserved scholarships can only be assigned to those candidates who will ask for and obtain the specific eligibility.

For details on the reserved topics please see the box "Download".

An additional PhD position in Laboratory astrophysics is available on a separate call, for details please see the box "Useful links".

The Academic year starts November 1, 2019

Announcement of selection:  Rector's Decree no. 434 of 18.06.2019, published in this webpage on 19.06.2019 – available in the “Download Box”*
*please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version is provided for information only.

Applicants are recommended to complete the online application well in advance before the deadline, in order to avoid possible technical problems or overcharge of the connection and/or of the application systems.

Assessment schedule: the assessment of qualifications will be held from September 4; interviews will be held from 12 to 18 September, 2019.

INFN - Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare BEC Fondazione Bruno Kessler ERC European Research Council

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