News at Centrale Nantes

Upcoming events

  • START COMPUTE 2018: launch of the Start Up HPC Challenge
    July 2, 2018 - October 5, 2018
    Calling all start-ups, small and medium-sized businesses in the west of France: take the opportunity to win high performance computing hours by taking part in the START COMPUTE Start-Up HPC Challenge. The winner will receive project support including training, assistance and use of the Centrale Nantes Supercomputer for 1 year.
  • Centrale Nantes - helping to organise the 40th IABSE Symposium
    September 19, 2018 - September 21, 2018
    The 40th IABSE symposium on Tomorrow's Megastructures will take place in Nantes from 19-21 September 2018.
  • Open day 2018: Saturday 13 October on campus!
    October 13, 2018
    Centrale Nantes is taking part again in the annual "Fête de la Science" (National Science Fair) and will be opening its doors to you. Calling all science amateurs and enthusiasts, prospective students or just the curious to come discover our laboratories and teaching platforms, student projects etc. Doors open from 2 pm to 6 pm on Saturday 13 October 2018.
  • SCAN 2018: The 8th Seminar on Digital Architectural Design
    October 24, 2018 - October 26, 2018
    Organized by the Urban Architecture Nantes Research Centre (AAU) under the aegis of ARCAN*, the 8th edition of SCAN'18* will take place on our partner Ensa Nantes's premises on 25 and 26 October 2018. On the programme: immersion-emersion and its contributions to the design of architectural and urban projects. You can submit your articles or posters up until January 15th.

  • Graduate Weekend - 30th November to 2nd December 2018
    November 30, 2018 - December 2, 2018
    The Nantralien Weekend, co-organized by Centrale Nantes, Centrale Nantes Alumni and the “WEN” team, will take place from 30th November to 2nd December 2018. #ShakeTheFuture #WENCentrale to share and follow the event online.
  • Graduation Ceremony 2018
    November 30, 2018
    Future graduates, parents, families, alumni, professors, and representatives from industry and other bodies will gather at the Cité Nantes Events Center for this year's graduation ceremony. The ceremony features musical interludes and we'll hear from graduates on their studies and time abroad.

Latest news

  • A new Horizon 2020 project for the LHEEA: GRRIP
    July 13, 2018
    The GRRIP project was accepted in early July. Centrale Nantes, via the LHEEA, is one of the project members.
  • PhD Defense - Kévin BROCHARD - ED SPI
    July 12, 2018
    "Modélisation analytique de la réponse d'un cylindre immergé à une explosion sous-marine."
    (Analytical modelling of the response of a submerged cylinder to an underwater explosion.)
  • PhD Defense - Pauline GLABECK - ED SPI
    July 11, 2018
    "Modélisation du vieillissement sous irradiation des aciers austénitiques par une approche couplée dynamique d'amas/méthode éléments finis ; Application aux structures internes de cuve de REP."
    (Modelling irradiation ageing of austenitic steels using a combined dynamic cluster / finite element method; Application to PWR internal tank structures)
  • Centrale Nantes is hosting the second edition of EMARO Days
    July 9, 2018 - July 13, 2018
    100 participants are expected for the second edition of the EMARO (European Master on Advanced RObotics) Days to be held from 9th to 13th of July at Centrale Nantes: current students, alumni, academic staff, local coordinators, EMARO project managers.
  • Two Centrale Nantes students selected for the Airbus Airnovation Summer Academy
    July 5, 2018
    Two of our students, Valeria Estefania Cortez Gutierrez and Sasha Madar, have been selected to take part in the Airbus Airnovation Summer Academy held at Cranfield University in the United Kingdom. Working in teams, they have one week to produce game changing concepts linked to the global need for food and water security.
  • National Science Fair 2018: Florent Laroche regional ambassador
    July 4, 2018
    The annual "Fête de la Science" (National Science Fair) will be held in October and November. New for this 2018 edition: a national committee of 17 ambassadors has been formed, one of whom is Centrale Nantes lecturer, Florent Laroche.
  • PhD Defense - Marija TOMIC - ED MathSTIC
    July 4, 2018
    "Manipulation robotique à deux mains inspirée des aptitudes humaines".
    (Two-handed robotic manipulation inspired by human skills)
  • Summer School - C Week UP 2018 "Create differently" 3 & 4 July 2018
    July 3, 2018 - July 4, 2018
    For the first edition of its C Week UP summer school, Centrale Nantes offers executives and entrepreneurs the opportunity to take a step back from and rethink their business and practices to "create differently". The summer school will be held on 3 & 4 July, 2018 in Nantes.
  • START COMPUTE 2018: launch of the Start Up HPC Challenge
    July 2, 2018 - October 5, 2018
    Calling all start-ups, small and medium-sized businesses in the west of France: take the opportunity to win high performance computing hours by taking part in the START COMPUTE Start-Up HPC Challenge. The winner will receive project support including training, assistance and use of the Centrale Nantes Supercomputer for 1 year.
  • PhD Defense - Adrien VERHULST - ED SPI
    July 2, 2018
    "Étude de faisabilité d'études consommateurs d'achat de fruits et légumes moches dans un supermarché virtuel."
    (Feasibility study of consumer research on the purchase of ugly fruit and vegetables in a virtual supermarket)
  • PhD Defense - Jiuchun GAO - ED SPI
    June 29, 2018
    "Optimal Motion Planning in Redundant Robotic Systems for Automated Composte Lay-up process."
  • SEM-REV - our offshore test site ready to supply its first kWhs to the French electrical grid
    June 28, 2018
    Our team has worked 24/7 with Mojo Maritime France for the last week on the SEM-REV offshore test site off the coast from Le Croisic. The goal was to replace a defective connection box which was preventing electrical connection to marine energy (wind and wave) converters.
  • Guest Professor at Centrale Nantes: Eric Savory
    June 28, 2018
    Eric Savory, Associate Professor of Fluid Mechanics at the University of Western Ontario in Canada, was invited by Laurent Perret of the LHEEA (Research Laboratory in Hydrodynamics, Energetics & Atmospheric Environment) at Centrale Nantes. He will be on campus from 23 June to 2 July.
  • Afterwork event "What high performance computing could do for you"
    June 28, 2018
    The High Performance Computing Institute (ICI) at Centrale Nantes invites you to an afterwork event on high performance computing. Used in science and industry, high performance computing is an efficient tool for innovation. Register for the round table and visit on 28th June.
  • David Le Touzé receives the Joe Monaghan prize for the second time
    June 27, 2018
    On 27 June, David Le Touzé, Centrale Nantes Professor and LHEEA researcher, received the Joe Monaghan prize, for the second time running, alongside his Italian co-authors from INSEAN, a research institute of the CNR (National Research Council of Italy).
Published on March 21, 2017 Updated on June 8, 2018