Meet our Researchers: Luisa Silva

Meet the people behind the research at Centrale Nantes in our series of video interviews. In our first edition of 2022, we meet Professor Luisa Silva of the Research Institute in Civil and Mechanical Engineering (GeM).

on January 21, 2022

Originally from Portugal, Luisa Silva joined Centrale Nantes in 2014. With funding from a Pays de la Loire Connect Talent project, she set up a new research team and high performance computing facility at Centrale Nantes. Her research work focuses on high performance computing in the field of computational mechanics.

At Centrale Nantes she also heads up the BBA Big Data & Management, a four-year bachelor programme created and taught jointly with Audencia, which saw its first intake of students in 2021.

Learn more about her background and research activities.


Meet our Researchers series

Meet the people behind the research at Centrale Nantes in our new series of video interviews. From international experts to new recruits, meet our researchers at all career stages contributing to the advancement of research in our region, nationally & internationally.

In roughly five minutes you can find out about their background, the projects they are working on at Centrale Nantes and with whom, the facilities they use and future prospects for their research work.
Stay tuned for more videos to come each month!

Missed the earlier videos in the series? Visit the Centrale Nantes Research Channel on Youtube.

Published on January 21, 2022 Updated on January 21, 2022