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Fellowship - Notice of selection n°...
In the framework of PARIDE regional project, a research grant will be awarded on the topic "Characterization of the chemical and physical properties... More detail
PRISM 2021
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Fellowship - Notice of selection
Public selection for the assignment of 1 post-graduate research grant for research activities within the DARIAH-IT project: “DARIAH-IT - Developing... 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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Area di Ricerca Roma 2

Tor Vergata - ROMA

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Monterotondo - ROMA

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Tito Scalo (Pz)

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