Our research impact in manufacturing

Read on to discover some of the different ways Centrale Nantes research is contributing to meeting the challenges of tomorrow's industry.
  • STREAMLINE: Yacht Design Solutions
    January 14, 2020
    STREAMLINE's mission is to provide design and naval engineering services to support architects, engineers, racing teams and sailors during the design and optimization phases of their sailboats.
  • HERA-MI: Artificial Intelligence for early stage breast cancer diagnosis
    January 24, 2020
    Hera-MI aims to use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help early-stage breast cancer diagnosis in order to optimize patient care and save millions of women's lives worldwide.Its ambition is to speed up and improve breast cancer diagnosis thanks to the development of clinical decision support solutions.Hera-MI has developed Breast-SlimView, a patented clinical decision support solution for 2D/3D mammography.
  • Naval Group and Centrale Nantes print the world’s first hollow propeller blade
    March 10, 2020
    Naval Group and Centrale Nantes have printed the first demonstrator of hollow propeller blades by metal additive manufacturing as part of the European H2020 project, RAMSSES*.
  • AMOS: Additive Manufacturing Optimisation and Simulation Project
    April 19, 2019
    Centrale Nantes is one of the partners in the ongoing Additive Manufacturing Optimisation and Simulation (AMOS) project, which is developing a number of additive materials and processes for the repair of aircraft parts. The four-year AMOS project benefits from European funding under the Horizon 2020 programme, as well as Canadian funding through the agencies CARIC and NSERC.
  • New concrete based on co-products to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
    March 29, 2019
    The Research Institute in Civil and Mechanical Engineering (GeM, UMR 6183) at Centrale Nantes is currently working on the ECOREB project which aims to define concrete formulations made of aggregates resulting from the demolition of concrete structures that can be used in the design of infrastructure and buildings.
  • AKRYVIA: Mastering the extreme
    January 21, 2020
    Founded in 2015 by a Centrale Nantes alumni and two co-founders, AKRYVIA is a deep-tech company developing disruptive plasma intensification technology, with its first application in industrial metal cutting. This new method improves precision and offers energy savings and productivity gains.
  • inVirtus Technologies: Asset tracking - Industry 4.0
    January 14, 2020
    inVirtus Technologies is a start-up co-founded by Centrale Nantes and Audencia Business School graduates and hosted in the Incubateur Centrale-Audencia-ensa Nantes.

Published on April 17, 2019 Updated on October 29, 2019