Research Doctorate PHD

Interdisciplinary Scholarships

Within the group of topic scholarships, Politecnico di Milano issues 21 scholarships, with the aim of supporting interdisciplinary research on the following topics. Each interdisciplinary scholarship is associated with doctoral research which involves two different doctoral programmes.

The candidate interested in one or more of the doctoral researches mentioned above, should apply for the Phd Programme which awards the scholarship and opt for these scholarships by following the instructions provided for topic scholarships. 

Topic

Scholarships

PhD programmes involved

Industry 4.0

8

Aerospace Engineering
Architecture, Built Environment and Construction Engineering
Bioengineering
Energy and Nuclear Science and Technology
Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Information Technology
Management Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mathematical Models and Methods in Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Structural, Seismic and Geotechnical Engineering

 

Major Risks

1

Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering
Structural, Seismic and Geotechnical Engineering

Smart Cities

5

Architectural, Urban and Interior Design
Design
Electrical Engineering
Energy and Nuclear Science and Technology
Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Information Technology
Management Engineering
Urban Planning, Design and Policy

Health

4

Aerospace Engineering
Architecture, Built Environment And Construction Engineering
Bioengineering
Design
Information Technology
Physics

Cultural Heritage

3

Architecture, Built Environment And Construction Engineering
Design
Mechanical Engineering
Preservation Of The Architectural Heritage



Industry 4.0

Topic

Awarding PhD Programme

Associated PhD Programme

Details

ENGINEERING BIOMIMETIC ELASTOMERS TO OBTAIN SMART MICRODEVICES

INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

BIOENGINEERING

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SMART TEXTILES FOR EMERGENCY SHELTER STRUCTURES

INGEGNERIA DEI MATERIALI

ARCHITECTURE, BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING

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DESIGN OF DATA ANALYTICS TOOLS FOR THE ACTIVE MONITORING OF LANDING GEAR DYNAMICS AND ONLINE OPTIMIZATION OF ANTI-SKID PERFORMANCE IN AIRCRAFT

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

AEROSPACE ENGINEERING

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MODELLING AND TESTING OF MEMS SENSORS FOR INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

STRUCTURAL SEISMIC AND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

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DESIGN, PROCESSING AND QUALIFICATION OF 4D SMA STENTS DIRECTLY MANUFACTURED BY ADDITIVE PROCESSES

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

STRUCTURAL SEISMIC AND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

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HOMOGENEIZED FAILURE CRITERIA FOR METAMATERIALS: MODELING, NUMERICS AND VALIDATION

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND METHODS IN ENGINEERING 

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DIGITALIZED ALGORITHMS IN THE ACTIVITY AND IN THE FINANCING OF CORPORATE 4.0

MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND METHODS IN ENGINEERING

MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING 

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DATA MINING AND MACHINE LEARNING TECHNIQUES FOR FAULT DIAGNOSIS AND FAILURE PROGNOSIS IN COMPLEX INDUSTRIAL COMPONENTS AND SYSTEMS

ENERGY AND NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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Major Risks

Topic

Awarding PhD programme

Associated PhD programme

Details

AVAL RISK. AVALANCHE RISK UNDER PRESENT AND PROSPECTIVE CLIMATE CHANGE: EXPERIMENTAL MODELLING AND MATHEMATICAL MODELS FOR RISK MAPPING

ENVIRONMENTAL AND INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING

STRUCTURAL SEISMIC AND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

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Smart Cities

Topic

Awarding PhD programme

Associated PhD programme

Details

EMPOWERING EVIDENCE-BASED POLICY DESIGN APPROACHES FOR CITY GOVERNANCE. INTEGRATING A DESIGN FOR POLICY PERSPECTIVE WITH OPEN AND BIG DATA PROCESSING AND VISUALIZATION

DESIGN

URBAN PLANNING, DESIGN, AND POLICY

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ASSESSING GENDER BIASES THROUGH DATA ANALYTIC IN ENTREPRENEURIAL AND ORGANIZATION CONTEXTS

MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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SMART CITY: NEW TOOLS FOR THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE FUTURE CITY

ARCHITECTURAL, URBAN AND INTERIOR DESIGN

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

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DESIGN OF AFTER TREATMENT SYSTEMS FOR ICE VEHICLES WITH ALTERNATIVE FUELS

ENERGY AND NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

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THE MULTIPLE EFFECTS OF B2C E-COMMERCE GROWTH IN ITALY: RETAIL SYSTEM EVOLUTION AND SPATIAL IMPACT

URBAN PLANNING, DESIGN, AND POLICY

MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING

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Health

Topic

Awarding PhD programme

Associated PhD programme

Details

HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED DESIGN STRATEGIES FOR AUTISTIC PATIENTS HEALTHCARE FACILITIES

ARCHITECTURE, BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING

DESIGN

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COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS AND MACHINE LEARNING FOR DIAGNOSING COMPLEX SYSTEMS

AEROSPACE ENGINEERING

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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LAB-ON-CHIP DIAGNOSTIC PLATFORMS FOR BIO-EMERGENCIES

PHYSICS

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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DISTRIBUTED MACHINE LEARNING FOR PERSONALIZED HEALTH APPLICATIONS

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

BIOENGINEERING

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Cultural Heritage

Topic

Awarding PhD programme

Associated PhD programme

Details

"TAILORED MADE" SOLUTIONS FOR IMPROVING ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN HISTORIC BUILDINGS

ARCHITECTURE, BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING

PRESERVATION OF THE ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE

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CRITICAL RECONSTRUCTION OF HISTORICAL CITIES -THE CASE OF ALEPPO - (THEME: " CULTURAL HERITAGE")

PRESERVATION OF THE ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE

ARCHITECTURE, BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING

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EXPERIENCING AUGMENTED SCULPTURES IN MUSEUM NARRATIVES. A METADATA-CENTERED WORKFLOW FOR INTERACTING WITH DIFFERENT LAYERS OF LOCATION-BASED INFORMATION AND NARRATIVES THROUGH AUGMENTED REALITY

DESIGN

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

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