The Department of Materials Science is located in the new research area in Bicocca, in the north-east area of Milan.
The address is Via Roberto Cozzi 53 - 20125 Milano
Train tickets may be bought at the railway station, and must be stamped before boarding. Urban transit tickets can be bought at newspaper stands or in the metro stations, cost 1€, are valid on both surface and underground transit, and must be stamped before boarding.
The Department may be reached from the city center by:
For timetables and other information about subway and bus service take a look at the web site of the Azienda Trasporti Milanesi.
From the Torino-Venezia highway, take the "Milano-Viale Zara" exit and head towards the city centre (centro). Pass the sign indicating the Town limit (Comune di Milano) roughly where you can see the "StarTourist" Hotel on your left. Take Viale Sarca (first street parallel, on your left, to the one you are on). After about 1 km going along Viale Sarca you will reach the university campus. There are adequate parking facilities available for students and visitors.
If you land at Milano Linate Airport, take bus n.73 to Piazza S. Babila, then take MM1 (see subway above).
From Milano Malpensa Airport, take Malpensa Express to Milan (Station Cadorna). From here take the subway MM1 (see subway). From Bergamo Orio al Serio, take the bus Zani Viaggi to Lambrate. From here, either take the train to Greco/Pirelli or follow the underground instructions for the green line mentioned above