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ABOUT APPLIED DATA SCIENCE AND
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

The Applied Data Science and Artificial Intelligence PhD Program (ADSAI) is an international doctorate course based in Trieste, entirely taught in English, and it is offered by the University of Trieste.

The course aims to train researchers and highly qualified experts in the fields of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, with particular regard to applications in a broad specturm of areas, including: Industry 4.0, smart cities and transportation, natural sciences, life sciences, medicine, economy, and society.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED on June 7.

 

Industry 4.0, Smart Cities, Smart Transportation, and Natural Sciences

  • Foundations of machine learning and artificial intelligence
  • Neuro-symbolic computing and explainable artificial intelligence
  • Reinforcement Learning and control for Cyber-Physical Systems and industry 4.0.
  • Machine learning and statistical inference in natural sciences
  • HPC methods and algorithms for simulation and (big-) data analysis in physics
  • Computer vision and control for smart manufacturing, industry 4.0 and natural sciences
  • Mathematical, heuristic and evolutionary optimisation and applications to smart cities and smart transportation
  • Big data management and curation and HPC-based artificial intelligence

Medicine, Life Sciences, and Environment

  • Data science for bulk and single-cell sequencing
  • Computational cancer genomics
  • Causal Inference methods from Observational Data in epidemiological research.
  • Machine Learning for Healthcare: interpretability, explainability and transparency issues.
  • Deriving Biomedical Knowledge from EHR (Electronic Health Records)
  • Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision for estimating biodiversity indexes: challenges and opportunities
  • Aggregation of biodiversity data: standouts and protocol

Economy and Society

  • Statistical and computational methods in social sciences
  • Statistical and computational methods in economics and finance
  • Artificial intelligence in government and its potential applications from a public policy perspective
  • Artificial intelligence and social media
  • Artificial intelligence for disaster response
  • Network analysis: methods and applications
  • Public engagement activities and their impact on participants’ attitudes towards artificial intelligence

News

31/05/2021 - News

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS IS OPEN. DEADLINE June 7.

 

There are 8 positions available. All positions come with a scholarship to fully support the student.

Some scholarships are funded by the university, and have a free topic, some instead are funded by private companies on a specific project.