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General profile

The University of Milano–Bicocca in Italy is a young, dynamic and multidisciplinary university, which in the space of twenty years has created an extensive network including many world-famous universities, research centers and top corporations. We are offering courses – Bachelors, Masters, PhD - that will prepare you to brave the challenges of a complex and changing world. Students, researchers and professors have come together at our University with ideas, enthusiasm, and talents, and with the intention of creating a brighter future.

Research profile

Research in different branches of physics is carried out at the Department of Physics "G. Occhialini" ( The plasma physics group of the department works on thermonuclear fusion and industrial applications of plasmas. More details on these research lines are available at the link The group offers bachelor and master theses on each of its research lines, as well as a number of courses on plasma physics for bachelor and master students. PhD positions are also available every year through the Department for candidates who rank properly in a public competition for the admission to our PhD course. Research on thermonuclear fusion at our Department is carried out in close collaboration with the Institute for Plasma Science and Technology of the National Research Council (, which is at walking distance from our building.

Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca

Dipartimento di Fisica "G. Occhialini"
Piazza della Scienza, 3
20126 Milano
Contact person
Contact person
Massimo Nocente