Press releases

All the press releases are available in Italian.

1 October 2020

Research and innovation will integrate the educational dimension of UNITE! European University Alliance

The European Commission grants UNITE! Alliance for the new UNITE! H2020 Project, coordinated by the Politecnico di Torino

1 September 2020

Mobile Health (mHealth) and Covid-19: the use of mobile devices for medicine in a pandemic event

Politecnico di Torino participated in an international study coordinated by the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston

24 June 2020

Remote awarded at European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) 2020

The project was awarded as top sustainable energy project in the category of Innovation

8 giugno 2020

Invention of a coating with anti-Covid 19 properties at Politecnico di Torino

Thanks to the industrial partnership with the company GV FILTRI, FFP mask filters will be produced that can destroy Coronavirus

May 4th, 2020

At Politecnico online teaching even for 2020/2021

The Academic Senate defines the rules for continuing teaching activity during the emergency: online exams and graduations until July and e-learning extended to the A.Y. 2020/2021

April 27th, 2020

Preventing cancer recurrence thanks to nanotechnologies

Politecnico di Torino’s XtraUS project was granted with the prestigious European award ERC Proof of concept; 150 thousand euros for designing a prototype aimed at intercepting and destroying even the smallest traces of tumor cells circulating in the blood

March 23rd, 2020

A new low-cost solar technology for environmental cooling

A study conducted by the Politecnico di Torino (Italy), in collaboration with the National Metrological Research Institute (INRiM) and recently published on Science Advances, proposes a new technology for space cooling. No electricity is needed, but rather salty water possibly produced exploiting solar radiation

March 5th, 2020

New PREMUROSA project set to improve treatment of musculoskeletal disorders

A group of international partners from Italy, Finland, Portugal, Ireland, Latvia, Serbia and Switzerland launched an EU funded project Precision Medicine for Musculoskeletal Regeneration, Prosthetics,and Active Ageing – PREMUROSA. The 4-year programme main objective is to train a new generation of tissue engineering scientists from multiple European countries to develop new technologies and new therapies for musculoskeletal disorders.

February 25th, 2020

Dayco and Politecnico strenghten hybrid electric vehicle research partnership

Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, has strengthened its relationship with the Politecnico to develop hybrid electric systems for vehicle manufacturers across the globe

February 14th, 2020

Car sharing innovation and impact: comparing european cities

While waiting for the publication of the toolkit for local decision-makers, expected by the summer, some European case studies analyzed in the STARS project are presented in Bremen