Ca’ Foscari University of Venice won two ERC Starting Grants as a host institution with the economist Enrica De Cian and the literature and christian thought researcher Emiliano Fiori who will become associate professors at Ca’ Foscari.
Between the fifteenth and seventeenth century, Europe and North America experienced a Little Ice Age represented in the snowy landscapes painted by Flemish masters since the Renaissance. A research published yesterday explains why.
Walter Quattrociocchi, internationally renowned researcher for his studies on online disinformation, will be part of the Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics at Ca’ Foscari, where he will fund the Laboratory of Data Science and Complexity.
Ca’ Foscari is launching the “V_Heritage” project, funded by the European Social Fund through Venetian regional authority to strengthen the competitive edge of Venice’s creative industries, supporting 12 businesses from the Venetian region in discovering their cultural heritage.
An international group of oceanographers including Ca' Foscari researchers, will create a miniature Ionian Sea in a pivoting tank of 13 meters diameter and a meter deep which rotates in 3 minutes imitating the Earth rotation in one day at the LEGI Coriolis in Grenoble.