Ph.D Programme DICACIM


The Department of Civil, Environment, Architectural  Engineering, and Mathematics hosts. 

The Ph.D. Programme in Civil, Environmental Engineering, International Cooperation and Mathematics (DICACIM).

Born in 2012 from the merger of pre-existing Ph.D. courses, DICACIM is now organized in six curricula that deepen the main research themes of DICATAM with an interdisciplinary scientific approach.

Coordinator: Professor  Paolo Secchi

Co-coordinatorProfessor Riccarda Rossi

Curricula and coordinators:

  • Natural Risks Assessment and Management (main advisor Professor Roberto Ranzi, program assistant  Professor Giovanna Grossi)
  • Mathematical Methods and Models for Engineering (main advisor Professor Paolo Secchi,  program assistant Professor  Hynek Kovarik
  • Appropriate methodologies and techniques in international development cooperation (main advisor e program assistant Professor Sabrina Sorlini) 
  • Urban planning and Mobility (main advisor Professor Michela Tiboni, program assistant  Professor Michèle Pezzagno
  • Structural Rehabilitation of Historical and Modern Buildings (main advisor Professor Giovanni Plizzari,  program assistant Professor  Fausto Minelli)  
  • Technologies and processes for the environment and agriculture (starting from the XXXVII cycle) (main advisor  Professor Giorgio Bertanza,  program assistant Professor Stefano Barontini)


Last updated on: 01/09/2022