Welcome to the web site of the
PhD program in Information Engineering
Dottorato di Ricerca in Ingegneria dell’Informazione (DRII)


This site offers an updated view on the research activities of our PhD Students and provides information on the scientific and teaching initiatives related to the academic life of the DRII.

For institutional information on the DRII:

For administrative information and regulations on PhD programs at the University of Brescia:


DRII Open Seminar Day – XXXII and XXXIII Cycles

Each PhD student of cycles XXXII and XXXIII of DRII will give a short presentation about the research activity that she/he carried out in the last year. The presentations are grouped according to the four curricula of DRII.

Detailed schedule: here.


“Innovation Design Contest 2018” Award

Alessandro Nastro has been awarded at the “Innovation Design Contest 2018” by presenting the project “SANSONE: MEMS microsensor for measurements of force and mechanical properties in biological samples”.

The event was held on 18th October at the Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia “Leonardo da Vinci”, Milan (Italy), organized by the journal “Selezione di Elettronica”, in collaboration with ON Semiconductors.

Detailed Information: here.


Admissions are now open!

The admission procedures for XXXIV cycle of the PhD program in Information Engineering are now open.

– Deadline for online applications:

August 03, 2018, h 13:00 (Italian Time, GMT+2).

– The cycle will start on November 1, 2018.

Instructions on admission procedures: !! HERE !!




European representation for the project “European Seeds for the Future” HUAWEI

A group of 74 technology students from across the EU have presented their ‘Manifesto for the Digital Europe of Tomorrow’.
The manifesto was handed over during an event in Brussels with the participation of MEPs Anneli Jäätteenmäki, Vice-President of the European Parliament, MEPs Ilhan Kyuchyuk and Ramona Mănescu, President of the Public Affairs and Communications Dept (Huawei) Chen Lifang and Vice-President of the European Public Affairs and Communications Office (Huawei) Tony Graziano.
The Italian representation was carried out by 4 ICT talents, selected from the participants of “Talent Lab Seeds for the Future” among which Alessandro Nastro, student of the PhD program in Information Engineering (Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia).

Detailed Information: here.


PhD promotion event – Reportage on TELETUTTO (local broadcast)

Poster presentations in PhD promotion event:

“Il Dottorato di Ricerca – Esperienze di Perseveranza”

University of Brescia, Engineering Campus (March 14-18, 2016)