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Expo 2020 Dubai #ItalyExpo2020

Time to warm up for #ItalyExpo2020! The first week will be dedicated to space exploration and its multiple effects on our lives: the #AerospacePoliMi head, Giuseppe Sala, commenting on it at this link (starting from min...More...


Il team del Politecnico di Milano vince la prima edizione del "Leonardo Drone Contest. An Open Innovation Challenge"

Il team del Politecnico di Milano, costituito da Gabriele Roggi, Mattia Giurato, Simone Panza e Marco Lovera del DAER e Matteo Matteucci del DEIB, ha vinto la prima edizione del "Leonardo Drone Contest. An Open Innovation...More...


Elvina Finzi racconta in TV di sua madre Amalia

Il Politecnico di Milano e il laboratorio del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali (DAER) fanno da sfondo al racconto di Elvina e Amalia Finzi, figlia e madre, nel docu-reality “Tutto su mia madre” in onda lunedì 21...More...


Back to space: in 2024 Politecnico di Milano will take part to the first planetary defense mission

After contributing to Rosetta Mission, in 2024 Politecnico di Milano will be back to deep space. That year ESA, the European Space Agency, will launch the Hera spacecraft towards binary asteroid Didymos, the smallest ever visited...More...


European Mobility Week 2020

La European Mobility Week 2020 (16-22 settembre) promossa dalla Commissione Europea - Direzione Generale Mobilità e Trasporti - si rinnova anche quest’anno. Il claim che guida la manifestazione nel 2020 è...More...


Amalia Ercoli Finzi a "Oggi è un altro giorno" RAI1

“Tenete duro: fate quello che vi piace. Cercate di realizzare i vostri sogni. Ci vuole tantissimo impegno però i sogni si possono realizzare”. Il messaggio di Amalia Ercoli Finzi, professore onorario del Politecnico di...More...


Politecnico di Milano’s “AeroSwitch” Team Wins The 2019-20 Aiaa Graduate Student Design Aircraft Design Competition

A team of MSc Aeronautical Engineering students wins again the 1st place in the aircraft design contest sponsored by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, with yet another disruptive airplane...More...


Two Politecnico di Milano teams take the podium at the 37th VFS Annual Student Design Competition

Two Politecnico di Milano teams take the podium this year in both undergraduate and graduate categories at the 37th VFS Annual Student Design Competition “Leonardo’s aerial screw: 500 years later” sponsored by Leonardo...More...


DAER PhD Candidate awarded with Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship

Margherita Piccinin, PhD Candidate in Aerospace Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, Aerospace Sciences and Technologies Dept, has been awarded with the Amelia Earhart Fellowship. The Zonta International Amelia Earhart...More...


Survey: "Sustainability at University - Themes and challenges"

Politecnico di Milano has created a questionnaire on the theme "Sustainability at the University". The survey aims to investigate awareness and to collect data on sustainability, with particular attention to the...More...


Leonardo Drone Contest

Leonardo SpA ha lanciato la prima sfida del Leonardo Drone Contest, un progetto di Open Innovation ideato e sviluppato da Leonardo, nato dalla collaborazione con sei tra i più importanti atenei italiani, tra i quali anche il...More...


Il lancio della Crew Dragon di Space X

30 maggio 2020, Focus TV Diretta lancio Space X da Cape Canaveral Il secondo tentativo di lancio di SpaceX da Cape Canaveral Ospite della trasmissione il prof. Francesco Topputo e collegamento con la prof.ssa Michèle Lavagna...More...


MAHEPA Autumn School Application Opening

 - Are you interested in learning about the future of more sustainable aviation from the leaders in electric flight?  - Do you aspire to deepen your knowledge about practical challenges of hybrid-electric...More...


Monitoring the reentry of the Chinese launcher Long March 5B

On May 5, 2020 China successfully launched, from the Wenchang Satellite Launch Center on Hainan island, the prototype of its new "Apollo-like" space capsule, using the new Long March 5B launcher. The stage of the...More...


MSCA Masterclass opportunity @ Politecnico di Milano

Politecnico di Milano launched the third edition of the Master Class (MSCA EF MASTER CLASS 2020 @ POLIMI) for potential applicants to the MSCA - European Individual Fellowship call 2020. The aim of the call is to attract and...More...


CUBESAT esploratori spaziali "low cost"

Il professor Francesco Topputo del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano e il suo progetto European Research Council Consolidator Grant Extrema in un articolo sulla rivista Focus a pagina 69...More...


Alberto Guardone a Mattino 5 - Canale 5

Alberto Guardone, professore del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano, intervistato a Mattino 5 di Canale 5 del 23 aprile 2020 ore 10. Ecco come devono essere le mascherine affinché...More...


Giornata Mondiale dei viaggi dell’Uomo nello Spazio

Il Commissariato Italia per Italy Expo 2020 celebra la Giornata Mondiale dei viaggi dell’Uomo nello Spazio con Francesco Topputo, professore del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano, che...More...


2 PhD positions available at Politecnico di Milano in the H2020 MSCA framework for the ASCENSION project

Two PhD positions available at Politecnico di Milano within the framework of the MSCA-ASCeSIon project focused on advanced GNC aspects for future reusable launchers and multiple payload on orbit injection capabilities. Have a...More...


Coronavirus, "No alle mascherine fai da te: non difendono"

Giuseppe Sala, direttore del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano alla guida di Polimask: "I foulard e le stoffe riparano solo da agenti macroscopici, le chirurgiche vanno buttate dopo...More...


#distantimauniti

Un saluto e un incoraggiamento da parte di tutto il Personale Tecnico e Amministrativo del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano. Noi ci siamo; siamo distanti, ma uniti e operativi!...More...


Giuseppe Sala intervistato sul progetto PoliMask

Giuseppe Sala, direttore del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano intervistato sul Corriere della Sera, su La Repubblica e a Uno Mattina (RAI 1), di oggi 1.4.2020, sui test condotti per la...More...


Polimask - Servizio al TG3 Lombardia del 26.3.2020

Servizio andato in onda al TG3 Lombardia oggi 26.3.2020 alle ore 14. Al Politecnico di Milano continuano le prove su diversi materiali, in collaborazione con la Regione Lombardia, per produrre mascherine sanitarie in grado di...More...


Agorà (RAI 3) presso i Laboratori del DAER

Agorà (RAI 3) presso i Laboratori del DAER Il 24 marzo 2020 la trasmissione Agorà (Rai3) si è collegata in diretta con il Laboratorio interdipartimentale CREA (DAER e DENG) del Politecnico di Milano dove da giorni si provano...More...


A Letter from Wuhan - Suggestions for coping with the COVID-19 from a Chinese Colleague

At DAER we had the great pleasure to receive the following spontaneous message of warm affinity from our colleague prof. C. Gang from the Xi'an Jiaotong University. Dear Prof. Sala, Prof. Masarati, and Prof. Bernelli,How...More...


ESA/PoliMi - LOP-G, Lunar Orbital Platform–Gateway

The Politecnico’s project “Use of the LOP-G as home base for FastResponse Planetary Defence Missions” has been funded by the European Space Agency - ESA. The project aims to use the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway (LOP-G) as a...More...


Success of online teaching for aerospace students and professors

Today, we are completing the first week of online teaching for second-semester courses of the BSc in Aerospace Engineering, the MSc in Aeronautical Engineering and the MSc in Space Engineering. All the courses have been started,...More...


Amalia Ercoli Finzi - Grande Ufficiale Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana

Su proposta del Presidente del Consiglio dei Ministri, Giuseppe Conte, il Presidente della Repubblica, Sergio Mattarella, ha conferito l'Onorificenza di Grande Ufficiale Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana alla prof.ssa...More...


Droni, il mercato prende quota

Giuseppe Sala, direttore del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali e Alessandro Perego, direttore del Dipartimento Gestionale del Politecnico di Milano commentano l'andamento dello sviluppo #civil #drones #market su...More...


H2020 | TRAIL - Design, manufacture and deliver a high performance, low cost, low weight Nacelle Structure for Next Generation TiltRotor (NGCTR) - Technology Demonstrator (TD)

TRAIL is a project co-financed by the European Commission in the frame of Clean Sky 2 (Horizon 2020). The Consortium, led by Institute of Aviation, who will also be responsible for design, analyses, and testing, is composed of 7...More...


#ilPOLIMIrisponde: Perchè non sono stati attivati altri aerei supersonici dopo il Concorde?

Risponde Giuseppe Sala, docente di Tecnologie e Materiali Aerospaziali https://youtu.be/G7kelxBO_BEMore...


Amalia Ercoli Finzi tra le 50 donne del 2019 secondo il Corriere della Sera

Pioniere, creative, influencer, rivoluzionarie, resilienti, anticonformiste. Ecco le nostre 50 donne del 2019. Un mosaico di vite straordinarie, raccontate per voi dai giornalisti e dalle giornaliste del Corriere a cura di...More...


THE NEURAV TEAM AWARDED AT THE ENAC E-TEC TECHNOLOGY CONTEST

On December 18, 2019, a team formed by graduate students in Aeronautical Engineering and Space Engineering at Politecnico di Milano was awarded a prize after being selected among the five finalists in the first phase the E-TEC...More...


Kick-off for FLOAting Wind Energy netwoRk (FLOAWER)

FLOAting Wind Energy netwoRk (FLOAWER) is an Innovative Training Network (ITN), a European project that brings together leading academics and industry leaders in the offshore wind industry, and floating wind turbines in...More...


Amalia Ercoli Finzi nominata Ambasciatrice della Grande Milano

Amalia Ercoli Finzi, docente onorario di Meccanica Orbitale al Politecnico, è stata nominata Ambasciatore della Grande Milano nel mondo 2019 dal Centro Studi Grande Milano. La Professoressa Finzi è stata la prima donna in Italia...More...


Department of Aerospace Science and Technology to conquer the solar system with the ERC-funded project EXTREMA

A grant worth €2M to EXTREMA, the project by Prof. Francesco Topputo awarded the ERC Consolidator Grant, a prestigious award given by the European Research Council to top scientists to pursue frontier research projects. Solar...More...


CALL n.1 scholarship "PIETRO RAPINI for students in the BSc programme of Ingegneria Aerospaziale" (deadline: 2020-03-13)

2019/2020 a.y. Type: scholarship Granting organisation: POLITECNICO DI MILANO Recipient: university studentsStundents enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Ingegneria Aerospaziale of Politecnico di Milano. Amount: € 5.000...More...


PhD position “N-Satellite Formation-Flying for Interferometry Applications in Low Earth Orbits” now open at the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of Politecnico di Milano

The use of multiple satellites flying in close formation in low Earth orbits allows setting-up virtual architectures that may enable several interferometry applications of interest for Earth observation and monitoring. The...More...


Master Course in Fundamentals of the Air Transport System - Second Edition – 2020-2021

The air transport system is an inherently multidisciplinary field, where technical and organizational skills are needed to face both normal operations and developmental programs. Today, commercial aviation is experiencing a...More...


Kick-off studio GLASS - DAER, ASI e Optical Sensing Tech

Il Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano festeggia il kick-off dello studio GLASS, cofinanziato dall'Agenzia Spaziale Italiana, in collaborazione con Optical Sensing Tech srl, studio che...More...


Certificate Delivery Ceremony ESA Concurret Engineering Challenge

On November 21st, 2019, a graduation ceremony was held for the students who attended the innovative teaching event "ESA Concurrent Engineering Challenge" at the Department of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies (DAER)...More...


The Spiral project won the first price at the #T-TeC event

“The Spiral project from our DAER team - Prinetto, Silvestrini, Capannolo” won the first price at the #T-TeC (Telespazio Technology Contest) event in the Insight category, for orbit hopping modelling in support to on-orbit...More...


H2020 Clean Sky - PhD opportunity

A new exciting PhD opportunity is available in our Department in the frame of the H2020 Clean Sky programme within the project TRAIL on tiltrotor nacelle vibration and noise attenuation. More information, deadlines and...More...


Skyward - Launch two twin rockets

On the 15th and 16th of November Skyward will launch two twin rockets (if the weather supports it). Stay tuned! #rockets #students #skyward @AerospacePoliMI @polimi Looking forward to these two intense and throbbing days!...More...


NOW OPEN: 13 Early-Stage-Researcher positions in the EU Horizon 2020 MSCA ITN Project FLOAWER

We are looking for highly-motivated candidates to be involved in an interdisciplinary training with the aim to design better performing, economically viable floating wind turbines. More information, deadlines and application...More...


Let’s join the ESA Academy's Concurrent Engineering Challenge 2019

Language: EnglishCampus: Milano BovisaEnrollment: 17-09-2019 to 12:00 on 31-10-2019Keywords: Concurrent Engineering, European Space Agency, Space Mission & System Design Send your application Teacher in charge: Lavagna...More...


Riccardo Bisin, POLIMI PhD candidate, selected by ESA for the Student Participation Programme 2019

Riccardo Bisin, PhD student at the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of Politecnico di Milano, was selected by the Education Office of the European Space Agency to attend the 70th International Astronautical Congress...More...


DAER graduate is awarded a scholarship in memory of the victims of Linate airport disaster

Luca Bertoni is one of the two graduates winning a scholarship in memory of the accident occurred at Linate airport on October 8TH, 2001. The scholarship is granted by the Municipality of Milan to award studies on air transport...More...


Festival Bergamo Scienza “Obiettivo Luna”

Oggi 20 ottobre 2019 Festival Bergamo Scienza, Conferenza “Obiettivo Luna” Giovanni Caprara, editorialista scientifico Corriere della sera e Michèle Lavagna, Docente del Politecnico di Milano @astrateampolimi #bergamoscienza2019...More...


International Nasa Space Apps - Milano

19-20 ottobre 2019 - NASA #spaceappsmilano at Politecnico di Milano #compass_erc #daer #polimi #aerospacepolimi Fondazione Politecnico di Milano #usconsmilan with Camilla Colombo, Marco Molina, Mirko Trisolini, Narcís Miguel i...More...


The contribution of StELIUM team to the study of magnetic liquid sloshing in microgravity

Francesco Garrone, student from the M.Sc. in Space Engineering of Politecnico di Milano, and Antonio Salcedo, recently graduated from the same course of studies, presented last week their research on magnetic liquid sloshing –...More...


Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Industrial Doctorate (EID)

In the framework of a Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Industrial Doctorate (EID) program H2020, Perkins Engines Company Ltd. and the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology (DAER) at Politecnico di Milano (PoliMi) are...More...


XI’AN: INAUGURATION OF THE JOINT SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND INNOVATION CENTRE WITH XJTU

Saturday 7th September saw the inauguration in Xi’an of the Joint School of Design and Innovation Centre of the Politecnico di Milano and Xi’an Jiao tong University (XJTU). Taking part in the...More...


Belt and Road Aerospace Innovation Alliance. Politecnico di Milano among the leading institutions

On September 3rd and, 4th 2019, the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of Politecnico di Milano will host the Council Meeting and General Assembly of the "Belt and Road" - Aerospace Innovation Alliance"...More...


Superquark August 7, 2019: Internet from Space, a new era for space traffic and space debris challenges

Towards a new era of space traffic with the launch of hundreds of satellites in large constellations that will offer fast and low-cost internet from space rather than fiber. This revolution, allowed by the lowering of production...More...


Green Economy

Prof. Alessandro Croce, together with the head of the wind tunnel Alberto Zasso, presents in an interview the wind tunnel testing conducted within the European H2020 project CL-Windcon. Goal of the project is to develop and test...More...


Radio24 - Speciale 2024 - Destinazione Luna

Radio24 - 2024 - Condotto da Enrico Pagliarini Interviste alla prof.ssa Michèle Lavagna, docente di Progetto di sistemi aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali. In occasione dei...More...


PROVA - Pitot pRobe for Organic VApours

The ERC PoC project PROVA at the CREA laboratory (crealab.polimi.it) of Politecnico di MIlano will enable to design, build and calibrate a Pitot probe for flow velocity and Mach number measurements in subsonic and supersonic...More...


PoliMIce in-flight ice simulation

Prof. Alberto Guardone discuss in an interview the PoliMIce in-flight ice simulation tool, currently contributing to the EU-funded #H2020 projects UTOPIAE (http://utopiae.eu), NITROS (http://nitros-ejd.org)...More...


World Economic Forum ERC

Prof. Camilla Colombo was selected by the World Economic Forum (WEF) along with 21 other scientists under 40 from around the world to attend the Annual Meeting of the New Champions del World Economic Forum in Dalian, China from...More...


Attratti dalla Luna - Nautilus RAI Scuola

La prof.ssa Michèle Lavagna del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali (DAER) del Politecnico di Milano a Nautilus RAI Scuola ci parla di alcune delle meraviglie tecnologiche (sonde e lander) che si stanno sviluppando...More...


2018 AIAA Solid Rockets Best Student Paper

Stefania Carlotti, PhD student at the Department of Aerospace Science and Technolgy of Politecnico di Milano, got the “2018 AIAA Solid Rockets Best Student Paper” presenting a paper at the AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum...More...


Annual student flight test campaign completed

The 2019 “Flight Testing” course flight test campaign ran across the full week May 20-24, 2019, accomplishing 31 flight missions, one for each student attending the course. The students individually planned their flight mission...More...


Summer School at the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology

The Department of Aerospace and Technology, Politecnico di Milano, offers its unique Summer School from June 17 to 21, 2019 to interested high school students in their 4th year. This free-of-cost activity provides useful...More...


Thinking out of the box, with Clean Sky’s AMATHO

The gearbox housing of Leonardo’s Next Generation Civil Tilt-Rotor is benefitting from an innovative use of Additive Manufacturing technology to reduce weight, use higher performing materials, and push Europe’s aero-industrial...More...


R2A - Hermes Rocket Launch

The Skyward Experimental Rocketry association will launch the R2A - Hermes rocket, part of the Rocksanne programme, with the aim of testing the recovery system (expulsion and efficiency of Rogallo's wing and the parachute) and...More...


COMPASS at the Open Day of the European Institutions

On May 4, citizens across Europe had a very special appointment at the annual Open Day of the European Institutions. The COMPASS project was selected to approach visitors to the benefits and challenges of space use and...More...


Educational Flights for the "Flight Testing" Course Students

Today, April 29, a number of educational flights are carried out by the students of the "Flight testing" graduate course at the Milano Bresso airport Each students performs two flight missions on board 4-seat airplanes...More...


Team Move_EZ selected among the 7 finalists at Airbus’ “Fly Your Ideas” Competition

Airbus has announced the finalist teams of the Fly Your Ideas 2019 world competition. Team Move_EZ, formed by Aerospace Engineering students from Politecnico di Milano, is among the 7 teams that earned the final, replicating the...More...


Student team from DAER wins the UNOOSA DropTES fellowship

A team of students from the M.Sc. degree of Space Engineering of Politecnico di Milano has been awarded a fellowship from the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) to study the sloshing of magnetic liquids in...More...


IL POLITECNICO DI MILANO È IL CURATORE DEL PADIGLIONE ITALIA “4ELEMENTS/TAKING CARE” ALLA XXII TRIENNALE DI MILANO

Il primo di marzo si è aperta la XXII Esposizione Internazionale alla Triennale di Milano, dal tema Broken Nature: Design Takes on Human Survival. Il Padiglione Italia, “4ELEMENTS / TAKING CARE” è stato curato dal Politecnico di...More...


QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019: Politecnico di Milano among the top ten universities in the field of Engineering - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing

Politecnico di Milano climbs up ten positions in the 2019 edition of th QS World University Rankings by subject - Engineering - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing. QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) is one of the international...More...


Open position for an early stage researcher

Small spacecraft for minor bodies exploration and exploitation Within Stardust-R, the ESR will cover the activities involving autonomous Guidance, Navigation, and Control of low-resources systems for exploration and exploitation...More...


Decennale Lombardia Aerospace Cluster - 22 febbraio 2019 - Palazzo Pirelli, Milano

Venerdì 22 febbraio 2019 il Lombardia Aerospace Cluster organizza un evento di celebrazione dei 10 anni dalla sua fondazione. Per ricordare il cammino percorso e per guardare alle sfide del futuro è stato organizzato un evento...More...


Erasmus+

Erasmus+ SPORT 2019 COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPS and SMALL COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPS con scadenza 4 aprile 2019 e dettagli alla pagina https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus-plus/funding/sports_2019_en Erasmus+ KA3  Support for...More...


The maiden flight of the first production M-345 HET

Yesterday, December 21, 2018, the maiden flight of the first production M-345 HET (High Efficiency Trainer) by Leonardo Aircraft was successfully performed at Venegono Superiore airport (Varese, Italy). The M-345 landing...More...


Amalia Ercoli Finzi tra le 50 italiane più influenti del 2018

Inspiring Fifty: le eccellenze al femminile scelte da una giuria composta da personalità del mondo imprenditoriale, del business e dell'accademia su oltre 200 candidature. La più giovane è la 17enne Valeria Cagnina,...More...


KissTheFrog #rigeneriamoci

Invasione Artistica, @Campus Bovisa Sud, 29 novembre 2018 - 31 maggio 2019 Adotta anche tu la RANA CRACKINGART edizione Politecnico, basta un piccolo gesto di 25€ per contribuire alla ricerca sul riuso e la rigenerazione delle...More...


Politecnico di Milano partner of EU-funded project “Stardust Reloaded

October 30th, 2018 The Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of Politecnico di Milano is a partner of Stardust Reloaded (Stardust-R), a pan-European research project awarded €4 million in European funding through...More...


Live the Motion Innovazione 2018

Michelin, in collaborazione con il Politecnico di Milano e l’Università di Palermo lanciano “Live the Motion Innovazione 2018”, un grande concorso di idee per la mobilità urbana sicura e a emissioni zero, riservato agli studenti...More...


Desk2Cockpit

150 studenti del corso di Fondamenti di Meccanica del Volo Atmosferico, insieme agli studenti del corso di Sperimentazione in Volo, nei mesi di Maggio e Giugno hanno partecipato a una dimostrazione pratica dei principi di...More...


HERMES@H2020: nanosatellites cluster for multi-messenger Astrophysics

The HERMES Scientific Pathfinder (HSP) has been recently selected by the European Commission in the framework of the recent call Horizon 2020 SPACE-20-SCI. The Aerospace Science & technology Department of Politecnico di...More...


COSPAR Outstanding Paper Awards for Young Scientists

Il 17 luglio 2018 a Pasadena è stato conferito a Diogene Alessandro Dei Tos il prestigioso premio “COSPAR Outstanding Paper Awards for Young Scientists” come autore principale del manoscritto intitolato “Trajectory...More...


Prove tecniche di elicotteri del futuro: ecco cosa si nasconde nei laboratori di Leonardo

L’ex Finmeccanica insieme al Politecnico di Milano sta sviluppando un nuovo concetto di velivolo: sarà molto più leggero, grazie al carbonio, estremamente silenzioso e anche più comodo. di Giovanni Caprara Su Corriere...More...


5 donne Politecniche

Su IO donna del 28 luglio 2018 n. 30 pag. 32 si parla di donne e #STEM. Lo si fa con le storie di 5 donne Politecniche: Margherita Maiuri, Ing. Fisica Alessandra Menafoglio, Ing. Matematica Paola Saccomandi, Ing. Biomedica...More...


Asteroid 24890 “Amaliafinzi”

In recognition of the work carried out by prof. Amalia Ercoli Finzi for the international scientific community in the field of Spaceflight Mechanics and Space Missions Design, and in honor of her fundamental contribution to...More...


DAER’s Annual Summer School Completed

The Department of Aerospace Science and Engineering (DAER) Summer School for high school prospective students took place on July 2 to 6, 2018. The 120 participants were involved in dedicated lectures on fundamentals of...More...


Flight Testing Graduate Course 2018 Flight Campaign Completed

Mission accomplished for the “Flight Testing” students in the annual flight test campaign on a fixed-wing light aircraft. Four days of focused work, between May 25 and June 1, 2018, were necessary to carry out 20 flight...More...


Flight Testing Graduate Course Exercise at Naval Air Station Luni

On May 22-23, Flight Testing students were involved in an intense exercise at Naval Air Station Luni, home to the Aeronaval Experimental Center (CSA, Centro Sperimentale Aeromarittimo) of the Italian Navy. The exercise consisted...More...


Certification of the new G70 Ultralight Aircraft by Nando Groppo

During AERO, the world‘s leading trade show for General Aviation held in Friedrichshafen, Germany, the new “G70” ultralight aircraft model received the type certificate by the German DULV agency. The G70 is designed and built by...More...


Airbus Appoints Grazia Vittadini Chief Technology Officer

Amsterdam, 27 April 2018 - Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Grazia Vittadini, 48, Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In her new capacity, Vittadini will report to Airbus Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tom Enders...More...


Amalia Ercoli Finzi del DAER tra le 100 donne vincenti d'italia

Amalia Ercoli Finzi del Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali del Politecnico di Milano tra le 100 donne vincenti d'italia. Forbes Italia n.6 di aprile 2018 More...


Multistatic Radar Observation of Tiangong-1 During Reentry

The Chinese space station Tiangong-1 eventually reentered the Earth’s atmosphere and plunged into the Pacific Ocean on April 2, 2018 at 00:16 UTC. The likelihood for any person to be struck or any property to be damaged was...More...


Airbus helicopter H160 landing gear certification

On February 22ND the dynamic certification tests of the new Airbus helicopter H160 landing gear were concluded, in the presence of an officer from EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) in charge to witness the tests. The...More...


Airbus International Internship

Airbus is offering a unique opportunity for Airbus Global University Partner Programme (AGUPP) students to gain international experience across Airbus businesses. There are 40 paid internships in 9 strategic &...More...


L'Italia nello spazio: ASI e Politecnico insieme per 15 anni

15 anni di collaborazione e nascita di 4 figure accademiche focalizzate su tecnologie innovative per lo Spazio: questi i punti più importanti dell’accordo tra Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI) e Politecnico di Milano siglato oggi...More...


LUMIO winner of ESA's LUCE SysNova competition

At the beginning of 2017, the European Space Agency (ESA) selected four proposals to carry out a feasibility study in response to the Lunar Cubesats for Exploration (LUCE) call of the SYSNOVA competition. The proposal of the...More...


Multimessenger Astronomy

The Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of the Politecnico di Milano is in the list of the Institutes which contributed to the first multimessenger observation of a neutron star merger, which opened a new era of...More...


Two PoliMI's professors between the 100 best Italian researchers selected by Cartaditalia

Camilla Colombo associate professor at the Department of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies and Matteo Maestri associate professor at the Energy Department among the 100 best Italians selected by Cartaditalia. The third issue...More...


Open PostDocs Positions

Four PostDoc positions are open at the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of Politecnico di Milano funded by the European Research Council project COMPASS and the H2020 project ReDSHIFT with application deadline 24...More...


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