Research

Ca' Foscari welcomes Italy's only PhD program in Polar Sciences

Ca' Foscari opens call for 14 PhD programs. More international networks and industrial PhDs. A total of 98 scholarships will be awarded to PhD students of the 35th cycle.

Unleashing big data of the past: Ca' Foscari joins European Time Machine

The European Commission has chosen Time Machine as one of the six proposals for preparing large scale research initiatives to be developed in the next decade. Ca’ Foscari  is among the 33 European partners of this initiative.

Women, young people and working conditions in Arab countries

Maria Cristina Paciello, researcher at the Ca’ Foscari Department of Asian and North African Studies, investigates work dynamics in Arab countries, focusing on the condition of women and young people.

Meet the 19 'Marie Curie' Fellows at Ca' Foscari

Year after year, Ca’ Foscari keeps expanding its community of researchers who were granted a Marie Curie Fellowship: 19 brilliant minds were recruited in 2018, a national record. 

Tintoretto painting Venice

Looking at Tintoretto with John Ruskin

These two great historical figures meet again in Emma Sdegno’s book, a compilation of all the must-see masterpieces by Tintoretto, according to art critic John Ruskin. 

Warren Cairns from Concordia Station, Italy’s most remote outpost

My name is Warren Cairns, I'm a researcher with the CNR and I usually carry out my work in the Ca' Foscari Scientific Campus. Now I'm in Antarctica and I want to tell you how life here is.

8 ambitious projects and 2 new women researchers thanks to SPIN

Here are the names of the first 8 winner of the Ca' Foscari 'Supporting principal investigator' grant, an initiative which awarded 552.000 euros to support research. 

'Fixing' Artificial Intelligence, a European monitoring unit in Venice

Is artificial intelligence as 'intelligent' as we think? Can it be ethical and safe? The European project AIE4u will answer these and other questions on technology.

Stefania Bernini for #womeninresearch: immigration, family and society

Stefania Bernini, contemporary historian, studies large-scale social, political and cultural phenomena, through the lens of 'family'