News and Events

Using pupillometry to study musical emotions


10/02/2017 - 10:00 to 12:00

Prof. Bruno Gingras will be giving a seminar titled "Using pupillometry to study musical emotions".

PhD Honoris Causa to Professor Antonio Damasio


31/01/2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

On 31 January SISSA will award a honorary doctorate to Professor Antonio Damasio.

Physico-Mathematical Methods for Complex Data


13/01/2017 - 09:00 to 11:00

On January 13th the symposium "Physico-Mathematical Methods for Complex Data" will be held at SISSA in Room 128-129.

Genomics Courses


07/11/2016 - 09:00 to 11:00

Prof. Mallamaci, coordinator of the PhD in Genomics, has announced the timetable for their fall courses. Any CNS student who might be interested will be able to attend. Please find out the relevant dates here.

Intelligence in social and economic behaviour


12/10/2016 - 15:00 to 17:00

The colloquium will be given by Prof. Aldo Rustichini.

The science of surnames


21/09/2016 - 15:00 to 17:00

The seminar will be given by Prof. Paolo Rossi.

The mem-computer explained


27/07/2016 - 14:00 to 16:00

For the series of SISSA Colloquia, there will be a seminar given by Prof. Massimiliano Di Ventra entitled: "The mem-computer explained".

Trieste Encounters on Cognitive Science (TEX2016)


07/07/2016 - 09:00 to 11:00

The Trieste Encounters on Cognitive Science (TEX) are a yearly summer initiative by SISSA, aiming at bringing together scientists from all over the world at all levels of their careers to enjoy science, sunshine, food&wine and, ultimately, life.

On the Neural Circuits for Face Recognition: a Vision Science Perspective on the Social Brain


24/06/2016 - 12:00 to 25/06/2016 - 14:00

Humans, like all primates, take great interest in faces. This is because faces, by structure and internal dynamics, display a plethora of social information for a visual system that can extract it. The primate brain does this through specialized hardware...

PhD announcement


04/02/2016 - 00:00

The call for the September admissions exam is now open! For more information on how the admissions procedure works, click here.