MSCA EF Master Class 2018 @ Polimi

Politecnico di Milano is launching a pilot Master Class (MSCA EF MASTER CLASS 2018 @ POLIMI) for potential applicants to the MSCA - European Individual Fellowship call 2018.

The aim of the call is to attract and train young and talented researchers to successfully applying for MSCA European Fellowship with the Politecnico di Milano as host institution.

Candidates will be pre-selected based on their expression of interest, CV and motivation. Promising candidates will be invited to the Politecnico di Milano for 3 days (11-13 June 2018) to meet with their supervisors, to visit laboratories and facilities, to attend an in depth training course on the proposal writing and to make use of full support in the application writing process by POLIMI advisors.

Candidate fellows and supervisors will be guided throughout the whole application process with deadline on 12th September 2018. Only those who get funding through the European Commission’s MSCA IF program will be admitted to Politecnico di Milano.

Applications are open for the published 30 "Supervisors project proposals".

Download supervisors project proposals

CHE_Chemistry

POLIMI Research AreaDepartmentSupervisors Expression of InterestProposal Title
Cultural HeritageDCMCProf. Lucia TonioloInnovative materials and nanotechnologies for the conservation of cultural heritage
Health; Industry 4.0DCMCProf. Andrea MeleNMR Spectroscopy for structure and dynamics of materials
HealthDCMCProf. Giancarlo TerraneoMaterials synthesis, structure-properties relations, functional and advanced materials, molecular architecture and nanomaterials
Smart CitiesDENGProf. Matteo MaestriMultiscale microkinetic modeling of catalytic processes

ECO_Economic Sciences

POLIMI Research AreaDepartmentSupervisors Expression of InterestProposal Title
HealthDIGProf. Massimo G. ColomboThe role of individual characteristics in innovation processes
Smart CitiesDIGProf. Cristina Rossi LamastraThe impact on gender-related biases on team and organizational outcomes in business and academic contexts: a quantitative approach
Industry 4.0DMATProf. Emilio BarucciRisk and Potentialities of Cryptocurrencies

ENG_Information Science and Engineering

POLIMI Research AreaDepartmentSupervisors Expression of InterestProposal Title
Smart Cities; Industry 4.0DEIBProf. Sergio M. SavaresiControl Theory and Applications
HealthDEIBProf. Giancarlo FerrignoAnalysis of biological systems and e-health; Biological and Biomechanical Engineering; Technologies for diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation
Industry 4.0DEIBProf. Giuseppe BertuccioStudy and Development of X-Gamma Ray Spectroscopic Imaging Systems for Harsh Environments in Scientific Research and Industrial Contexts
Industry 4.0DEIBProf. Cesare SveltoRemote Optical Sensing and Structural Monitoring by Distributed Optical Fiber Sensors
Cultural HeritageDEIBProf. Pier Luca LanziComputational Intelligence in Serious Games for Cultural Heritage
Smart CitiesDEIBProf. Luciano BaresiMobleSE: Software Engineering for a World of Mobile Applications
HealthDEIBProf. Maurizio MagariniMolecular Communications
Industry 4.0DIGProf. Luca FumagalliDigital Twin development for Industry 4.0 production systems
Smart CitiesDIGProf. Cristina Rossi LamastraThe impact on gender-related biases on team and organizational outcomes in business and academic contexts: a quantitative approach
HealthDICAProf. Anna PandolfiModel of passive and active biological tissues with embedded multi-scale microstructure
Industry 4.0DENGProf. Enrico ZioKnowledge representation and rule extraction from deep neural networks for Energy 4.0: the industry 4.0 revolution for energy systems
Smart CitiesDENGProf. Matteo MaestriMultiscale microkinetic modeling of catalytic processes
Industry 4.0DMECProf. Bianca Maria ColosimoMetal Additive Manufacturing for Industry 4.0
Industry 4.0DMECProf. Andrea ManesImproving efficiency and effectiveness of smart and lightweight structures
Smart CitiesDAER
Prof. Alberto Guardone
Shock wave refraction properties in classical and non-classical non-ideal compressible-fluid flows of organic vapours

ENV_Environmental and Geosciences

POLIMI Research AreaDepartmentSupervisors Expression of InterestProposal Title
Smart CitiesDICAProf. Maria Antonia BrovelliConnected vehicles and Enhanced OpenStreetMap
Territorial FragilitiesDICAProf. Alberto GuadagniniFlow and transport processes in permeable media

LIF_Life Sciences

POLIMI Research AreaDepartmentSupervisors Expression of InterestProposal Title
HealthDEIBGiancarlo FerrignoAnalysis of biological systems and e-health; Biological and Biomechanical Engineering; Technologies for diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation

PHY_Physics

POLIMI Research AreaDepartmentSupervisors Expression of InterestProposal Title
HealthDFISProf. Paolo BiagioniChiral and nonlinear nanophotonics for molecular sensing
Industry 4.0DFISProf. Claudia DalleraStudy of ultrafast electronic dynamics of novel materials for spintronics

Maximum 30 candidates will be selected by Politecnico di Milano that will cover their travel and accomodations (maximum reimbursement: 2.500 euro).

Application deadline: April 30th2018.

There are three main requirements of eligibility:

  1. Applicants must have a PhD (or equivalent research experience of at least four years’ full time research experience by the time of the call deadline: September 12th 2018)
  2. Applicants can be of any nationality but must not have lived or worked in Italy for more than 12 months during the three years up to the closing date of the call (mobility rule)
  3. The applicants must choose the Politecnico di Milano as their Host Institution

In order to apply the applicants must choose one of the "Supervisors project proposals" and send the following forms as pdf files to mscamasterclass(at)polimi.it:

  1. Curriculum vitae and publications list [download form]
  2. Letter of motivation and research statement [download form]
  3. Eligibility Self-declaration [download form]

All forms are compulsory.

The Politecnico di Milano team will verify candidates eligibility and send the applications to Supervisors taking into consideration the choice expressed by candidates in their application forms. Supervisors will select one candidate per each "Supervisor project proposal".

The selected candidates will be contacted by Politecnico di Milano team and will be invited to the Politecnico di Milano for 3 days (11-13 June 2018) to attend the MSCA MASTER CLASS.

Please contact mscamasterclass(at)polimi.it for any questions on the funding scheme and the MSCA program.

MSCA Seal of Excellence @ POLIMI

The best 10 Marie Sklodowska Curie European Fellows hosted by Politecnico di Milano, not funded by the EC but awarded with the Seal of Excellence by the EC in the H2020-MSCA-IF-2018 (European Fellowship), will be offered a postdoc position for two years with 40.000€/year (gross amount) as salary and 20.000€ for startup fund for research activities, training and networking.