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May 2023

ICTP Collaboration with Africa

ICTP hosted a delegation from the African Union‘s Programme for Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (ESTI) from 2 to 5 May. During the visit, the delegates -- including ESTI Commissioner Mohammed Belhocine -- reviewed the long ties between ICTP and the African Union (AU) as well as opportunities for future cooperation. The AU‘s ESTI Programme plays a key role in promoting research and science education policy on the continent. Read more ...

David Gross & Giorgio Parisi Share Stage at ICTP Public Event

ICTP hosted a public dialogue at Trieste‘s Teatro Miela featuring two Nobel Laureates with close ties to ICTP: David Gross and Giorgio Parisi. The two discussed “Physics: What Remains to be Discovered” in front of a packed theatre and to a streaming audience of more than 500 viewers. Moderated by Trieste science journalist Simona Regina, the lively talk covered topics ranging from the role of science in society to the different research perspectives of the two Nobel laureates. Read more ...


ICTP is Hiring!

ICTP currently has openings for three faculty positions at its partner institute in Rwanda, the East African Institute for Fundamental Research (ICTP-EAIFR). View the full list of vacancies here.

ICTP Fellowships for Physics PhD Studies in Trieste

ICTP community, take note: the University of Trieste‘s Graduate Program in Physics is now accepting applications, and ICTP has four fellowships available for applicants from developing countries. ICTP fellowships support candidates who want to study the following fields: Physics; Earth science, fluid dynamics and mathematics. Interactions and methods; and Industrial and information engineering. Application deadline: 15 June at 13:00 CET. Read more ...

ICTP-INdAM Collaborative Grants and Research in Pairs

Applicants must be citizens of a developing country and must have worked (or studied) in a developing country for at least 3 out of the last 5 years. After filling the personal profile, the applicant must provide a detailed research project (at least 2000 characters). Application deadline: 30 June 2023. Read more ...

CIMPA-ICTP Fellowships 2024 "Research in Pairs"

The CIMPA-ICTP fellowships program "Research in Pairs" makes it possible for researchers in mathematics based in a developing country to come to Europe to collaborate with a colleague. It is expected that these two people will work together on a well-substantiated research project, mainly in the institute of the European colleague. Application deadline: 9 July 2023. Read more ...

Joint ICTP-UniTS Postdoctoral Fellowship on Machine Learning for Advanced Scientific Instrumentation

The Science, Technology and Innovation Unit, in collaboration with the Department of Engineering and Architecture of the University of Trieste, seeks applications from outstanding young scientists with a strong research record for a postdoctoral position on machine learning for advanced scientific instrumentation, starting in Summer 2023. Application deadline: 16 June 2023. Read more ...

Upcoming Deadlines

10th Workshop on Collaborative Scientific Software Development and Management of Open Source Scientific Packages

Deadline: 1 June 2023

Workshop on Deformation Theory II

Deadline: 1 June 2023

Giambiagi Winter School on Cosmology

Deadline: 4 June 2023

Joint Summer School on Modelling Tools for Sustainable Development

Deadline: 2 June 2023

DSU2023 (The Dark Side of the Universe)

Deadline: 4 June 2023

The CODATA-RDA School for Research Data Science

Deadline: 6 June 2023

The CODATA-RDA Advanced Workshops for Research Data Science

Deadline: 6 June 2023

3rd Workshop on Cloud Organisation and Precipitation Extremes - WCO3

Deadline: 12 June 2023

School on Medical Physics for Radiation Therapy: Dosimetry, Treatment Planning and Delivery for Advanced Applications

Deadline: 15 June 2023

Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Artificial Intelligence in Ionizing Radiation for Medical Physicists

Deadline: 15 June 2023

Workshop on Dynamics of Monitored Quantum Many-Body Systems

Deadline: 15 June 2023

3rd Latin American Introductory School on Parallel Programming and Parallel Architecture for High Performance Computing

Deadline: 18 June 2023

The Increasing Danger of Nuclear Weapons: And How Physicists Can Help Reduce the Threat

Deadline: 25 June 2023

Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Simulation of Nuclear Reaction Data with the TALYS Code

Deadline: 30 June 2023

Important links
ICTP Scientific Calendar:

Marie Curie Library:

A Video Introduction to ICTP: