MARSS brings augmented reality to Brera’s Museum of Astronomy

On the 27th of February 2023, Brera’s Museum of Astronomy (MusAB) sprung into life, and now visitors can play with the astronomic instruments, touch them, open them and listen to them. MARSS (MusAB in Augmented Reality from Science to Society) is a project financed by Fondazione Cariplo as part of its programme “Places of cultural […]


The PERMANENT project has kicked off. It will face the major causes that limit the durability and stability of hydrogen-powered polymer electrolyte fuel cell technology (PEMFC). An investment of 3.4 million euros in 36 months to fully understand the degradation mechanisms in real operating conditions for mobility applications and propose solutions based on a radically innovative approach: the [...]

Towards the Hospital 4.0: hi-tech, connected and heedful of patient welfare

The Joint Research Platform for Healthcare Infrastructures has hit its first milestone! The platform was set up by Politecnico di Milano and Fondazione Politecnico as a community to create synergy between leading hospitals and healthcare facilities to plan the future of hospitals in the upcoming years. This sector needs radical change after the Covid-19 pandemic, […]

MindSphere Industry 4.0: prizegiving for the winning students

Congratulations to 60perc, the winning team in the Industry 4.0 contest by MindSphere World Italy, organised by Fondazione Politecnico di Milano together with Politecnico di Milano’s Laboratory 4.0 at the Department of Management Engineering. Industry 4.0 student contest 2022 by MindSphere World concluded with a ceremony on the 23rd of January held in the Aula […]