PhD Degrees

Courses

Class timetable

Discover the timetables of the classes, workshops and other learning activities of Phd and Master programmes in Science and Management of Climate Change.

Study plan

PhD & Master study plan

I term - foundations

PhD and Master students must select four courses out of seven

  1. Introduction to climate dynamics
  2. Atmospheric dynamics
  3. Numerical methods and modeling for geophysical fluid dynamics
  4. Mathematical methods for climate change analysis
  5. Statistical methods for clymate change analysis
  6. Climate change economics: theory, methods and applications
  7. Other Methods and Tools for Climate Change Analysis - Econometrics & Machine Learning

II term: methods

PhD and Master students must select four courses out of eight

  1. Climate of the past
  2. General circulation models:

    • Part I, atmosphere and ocean coupling
    • Part II atmosphere and land surface

  3. Climate dynamics and predictability
  4. Geophysical fluid dynamics
  5. Ocean dynamics - Ocean & Marine Ecosystem
  6. Decision theory and multi-criteria analysis
  7. Climate change and Environmental Contamination
  8. Climate Risk Modelling and Assessment

III term: insights and applications

PhD and Master students must select four courses out of eigth

  1. Polar climate and sea ice
  2. Advanced topics in geophysical fluid dynamics
  3. Socio-economics impacts of climate change and adaptation strategies 
  4. Risk assessment and decision support system for environmental impacts of climate change
  5. Adaptive management of natural resources and agricultural systems
  6. Climate change policies – negotiations, implementation and assessment I & II
  7. Natural Climate Variability and its Modes
  8. Ice sheets and glaciers in the climate system:

    • Part I, Geophysical-geological approach,
    • Part II Data-model inter-comparison


Courses

PhD and Master students will define their study plan at the beginning of the programme, in agreement with their supervisors, depending on their research projects.
Details on professors and courses in the box below.

Academic year 2019/2020

Curriculum PERCORSO COMUNE

Course Subdiv. Period University credits Professor
Atmospheric Dynamics [PHD032] 1st Semester 6 ATHANASIADIS Panagiotis
CLIMATE CHANGE ECONOMICS: THEORY, METHODS AND APPLICATIONS [PHD088] 1st Semester 6 MISTRY Malcolm
INTRODUCTION TO CLIMATE DYNAMICS [PHD066] 1st Semester 6 TIBALDI Stefano
MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ANALYSIS [PHD087] 1st Semester 6 GIOVE Silvio
MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ANALYSIS [PHD087] 1st Semester 6 MISTRY Malcolm
Numerical Methods and Modeling for Geophysical Fluid Dynamics [PHD045] 1st Semester 6 CILIBERTI Stefania Angela
OTHER METHODS AND TOOLS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ANALYSIS - PART I ECONOMETRICS [PHD101] 1st Semester 3 out of 6 MAMMI Irene
OTHER METHODS AND TOOLS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ANALYSIS - PART II MACHINE LEARNING [PHD101] 1st Semester 3 out of 6 TORSELLO Andrea
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ANALYSIS [PHD076] 1st Semester 6 PROSDOCIMI Ilaria
ADVANCED TOPICS IN GEOPHYSICAL FLUID DYNAMICS [PHD089] 2nd Semester 6 NAVARRA Antonio
Adaptive Management of Natural Resources and Agricultural Systems [PHD044] 2nd Semester 6 GIUPPONI Carlo
CLIMATE CHANGE POLICIES – NEGOTIATIONS, IMPLEMENTATION AND ASSESSMENT I [PHD091] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 DE CIAN Enrica
CLIMATE CHANGE POLICIES – NEGOTIATIONS, IMPLEMENTATION AND ASSESSMENT II [PHD091] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 VONA Francesco
CLIMATE RISK MODELLING AND ASSESSMENT [PHD102] 2nd Semester 6 MYSIAK Jaroslav
CLIMATE RISK MODELLING AND ASSESSMENT [PHD102] 2nd Semester 6
Climate Change and Environmental Contamination [PHD022] 2nd Semester 6 MARCOMINI Antonio
Climate Dynamics and Predictability [PHD038] 2nd Semester 6 GUALDI Silvio
Climate of the Past [PHD046] 2nd Semester 6 BARBANTE Carlo
DECISION THEORY AND MULTI-CRITERIA ANALYSIS [PHD067] 2nd Semester 6 GIOVE Silvio
DECISION THEORY AND MULTI-CRITERIA ANALYSIS [PHD067] 2nd Semester 6 MISTRY Malcolm
General Circulation Models I - Atmosphere and Ocean coupling [PHD037] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 SCOCCIMARRO Enrico
General Circulation Models II - Atmosphere and Land Surface [PHD037] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 MATERIA Stefano
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics I [PHD035] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 BELLUCCI Alessio
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics I [PHD035] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 RUGGIERI Paolo
ICE SHEETS AND GLACIERS IN THE CLIMATE SYSTEM: PART I, GEOPHYSICAL-GEOLOGICAL APPROACH [PHD092] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 LUCCHI Renata Giulia
ICE SHEETS AND GLACIERS IN THE CLIMATE SYSTEM: PART II, DATA-MODEL INTER-COMPARISON [PHD092] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 COLLEONI Florence
NATURAL CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND ITS MODES [PHD103] 2nd Semester 6 ZANCHETTIN Davide
Ocean Dynamics - Part I Ocean [PHD033] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 MASINA Simona
Ocean Dynamics - Part II Marine Ecosystem [PHD033] 2nd Semester 3 out of 6 BUTENSCHÖN Momme
Polar Climate and Sea Ice [PHD039] 2nd Semester 6 IOVINO Doroteaciro
Risk Assessment and Decision Support System for Environmental Impacts related to Climate Change [PHD026] 2nd Semester 6 CRITTO Andrea
SOCIO-ECONOMICS IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND ADAPTATION STRATEGIES [PHD090] 2nd Semester 6 BOSELLO Francesco
SOCIO-ECONOMICS IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND ADAPTATION STRATEGIES [PHD090] 2nd Semester 6