One Ph.D. position

SMARTCOM at Sant'Anna School - Pisa -- deadline: June 3rd, 2021

One Ph.D. position has been opened on the topic “Smart computing and communication at the edge (SMARTCOM)” at Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies ( in collaboration with CNR-IEIIT (Pisa office) ( and Sma-RTy Italia (

The joint Ph.D. Scholarship among Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, CNR-IEIIT, Sma-RTy is part of a prestigious doctoral program that the CNR has established in collaboration with companies ( The SMARTCOM scholarship considers a long-term perspective where infrastructure and computing networks are redesigned to improve the responsiveness, energy efficiency and latency of interactive man-machine and machine-machine applications. The topic is connected to the current technological challenges in telecommunications and electronics, with a particular focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies integrated at the level of communication infrastructure.

Information and call (deadline June 3rd, 2021):

Nicola Andriolli (CNR-IEIIT)
Luca Maggiani (Sma-RTy)
Luca Valcarenghi (Sant'Anna)