The 2021 edition of the ranking compiled by the RUR Rankings Agency based on the Clarivate Analytics data has been published. The quality of the teaching and research, financial sustainability and internationality of the staff of 867 universities in 85 countries were assessed. The Scuola Normale Superiore ranks 23rd worldwide and first in Italy. Harvard, Caltech and Stanford University rank first, second and third, respectively.
A new measurement of the anomalous magnetic moment of the muon was revealed yesterday. The collaboration of physicists that performed the measurement includes Alberto Lusiani, employed at Scuola Normale Superiore and associated to the Italian INFN.