The research activities of PhD students take place within the Physics Department of the Pisa University or in other Universities and Research Centers, and can be classified into 5 main scientific areas, which are described below. A brief description of such activities is contained in the web pages of the Physics Department and of the Pontecorvo Area. A more detailed view of the research subjects can be obtained from the list of recent PhD Theses, which can be found in the Students section of this website.

Astronomy and Astrophysics

Theoretical Physics

Condensed Matter and Plasma Physics

Experimental Elementary Particle Physics

Applied Physics