Post-Doctoral grant - Notice of selection
Public selection for the assignment of 1 post-doctoral fellowship for research activities within the DARIAH-IT project: “DARIAH-IT - Developing... More detail
Towards high-efficiency oxygen evolution reaction
The sluggish kinetics of the oxygen evolution reaction is the bottleneck for the practical exploitation of water splitting. Our recent paper in... More detail
Post-Doctoral grant - Notice of selection n°...
Computational studies of miRNA/protein complexes using molecular dynamics and machine learning techniques The project objective is the... More detail
Prof. Anna Giardini
Prof. Anna Giardini was able to transmit her enormous passion for knowledge and research to a wide range of people, not only from the confines of... More detail
European Researchers' Night 2021
ISM thanks all those who collaborated in the organization of the events, in particular, the PhD students and postdocs who participated with engaging... More detail

Welcome to the Institute of Structure of Matter (ISM) website

"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be discovered" - Carl Sagan


It is a pleasure for me to welcome you at the Institute of Structure of Matter of the National Research Council (ISM-CNR).

The institute, founded at the beginning of the ’80s, has a long tradition in material characterization ranging from common lab investigation to large scale facilities such as synchrotrons. The competences of the institute have been subsequently enriched with material synthesis and deposition capabilities as...Read more

Research Activity

  • Energy & Environmental

    Energy & Environmental

    Aiming at pursuing the concepts of the European Green Deal and economic-environmental sustainability, ISM promotes a great effort towards the Read More
  • Aerospace & Automotive

    Aerospace & Automotive

    Automotive and Aerospace are very challenging technological sectors that include a huge network of counterparts involving not only the companies Read More
  • Healt & BIO

    Healt & BIO

    HEALTH/BIO activities in ISM include the study of biological processes from the multicellular level down to the single cell and Read More
  • Blue Sky research

    Blue Sky research

    The mission of ISM-CNR towards new advanced technologies in daily life could not be accomplished without being solidly rooted on Read More
  • Cultural Heritage

    Cultural Heritage

    ISM is involved in different Research Infrastructure Consortia for Heritage Science, at local, national and european level, offering its high-tech Read More
  • ICT & Security

    ICT & Security

    In the framework of the rapidly evolving field of Information and Communication Technology, ISM has a long tradition in the Read More
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Key Enabling Technologies (KETs)

The European Union's “KETs Skills Initiative” of Horizon 2020 has identified six enabling technologies which, having a wide range of applications, have enormous potential to foster economic development.

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Area di Ricerca Roma 2

Tor Vergata - ROMA

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Area di Ricerca Roma 1

Monterotondo - ROMA

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Area di Ricerca Potenza

Tito Scalo (Pz)

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