Press releases

All the press releases are available in Italian.

From Europe to Australia in three hours time: high speed flight in the stratosphere

While reducing emissions, hypersonic flights will allow people to move ten times faster than now, thanks to Stratofly project coordinated by Politecnico di Torino

5 November 2018

Politecnico di Torino celebrates 60 years at the site in corso Duca degli Abruzzi

First-hand accounts and documents, many of which unpublished, presented at a seminar and in an exhibition provide opportunities to reflect on the University's past, present and future role in the processes of construction of the city of Turin in the 20th and 21st centuries.

22 ottobre 2018

Bringing clean and innovative energy storage solutions to REMOTE isolated areas

The EU-funded project aims to install 4 hybrid power-to-power storage systems in isolated areas of Italy, Greece and Norway

3 October 2018

New materials and technologies: at politecnico di torino phd students from the coach project present their research to industries

Industries from all around Europe to the final event of an international, multidisciplinar, intersectorial research and training project on advanced glasses, composites and ceramics

2 October 2018

Portable microwaves devices for electromagnetic imaging

The EMERALD project, coordinated by Politecnico di Torino, has kicked off. 27 European partners: universities, hospitals and private companies. Supported by the European Union “Marie Sklodowska Curie actions” with 3,3 million euro

24 August 2018

How the thoughts are born: new perspectives from quantum physics

Summer School at the Polytechnic of Turin on "Brain and Gut Neuroscience: From Molecules to Mood"

25 June 2018

ARIA wins Innovation for Change 2018: among 8 business ideas, the Jury awarded a project of network of sensors mapping air pollution in cities

Bottles that reduce microplastics in the oceans, detectors that prevent accidents and increase the safety of crowds at urban events, special tablets that allow the elderly to receive photos and videos that children and grandchildren post on social media: all the projects of sustainable businesses developed by 51 young people

11 June 2018

Vorticity regulates waves in fluids

A research by Politecnico di Torino, published in the journal Physical Review E, demonstrates how a wave in a fluid needs to amplify its vorticity and not only its energy in order to change the nature of the flow

24 April 2018

Advanced computational tools for turbomachinery with the European Project “Expertise” coordinated by Politecnico di Torino

15 international young researchers at work to improve virtual testing of turbines, useful in many sectors, from aircraft engines to hydrocarbons extraction and energy production

February 16 2018

Technology impact on our society: Politecnico di Torino confers the honorary degrees “laurea magistrale ad honorem” on Thomas Siebel and on Shankar Sastry

The Chairman and the Director of the Siebel Energy Institute receive these honorary degrees for their extraordinary contribution to the development of research in the field of  Advanced Information Technologies and Telecommunications

Politecnico signs a MoU with the University of California, Berkeley