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.
  • IRSTV: 9th International IPIN Conference in Nantes
    September 24, 2018 - September 27, 2018
    IRSTV* is helping to organise the 2018 IPIN Conference (International Conference on Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation), which is to be held in the "Cité des Congrès" Convention Centre in Nantes from 24 to 27 September.
  • PhD Defense - Ismat EL HAFFAR - ED SPI
    September 24, 2018
    "Modélisation physique et étude du comportement de fondations profondes d'éoliennes offshore."
    (Physical modelling and study of the behaviour of the deep foundations of offshore wind turbines.)
  • Guest Professor at Centrale Nantes: Luc ROLLAND
    October 1, 2018 - October 6, 2018
    Dr. Luc Rolland, lecturer in the School of Engineering and Computing at the University of the West of Scotland, will be at Centrale Nantes from 1 to 6 October. He was invited by Damien CHABLAT of the LS2N Laboratory.
  • Round table: Connected objects in business - an open door for hackers?
    October 1, 2018
    The number of connected devices in France has increased by 3 million in just one year, according to ARCEP. What is the impact of their proliferation in companies? How can we maintain the security of organizations, information systems, and our data in this context?
  • The key to success: a conference with Olivier Krumbolz, Olympic Silver Medallist, Handball
    October 4, 2018
    Olivier KRUMBOLZ, twice world handball champion, Olympic silver medallist and coach of the French women's handball team, will give a conference on "THE KEY TO SUCCESS" at Centrale Nantes.This conference will take place on Thursday 4th October in lecture theatre L at 3.00 pm to be followed by a handball tournament at 5.00 pm in the gymnasium.
  • 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.

  • 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.
  • "Nantralien" Graduate Weekend 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.

Latest news

  • Two LHEEA projects in the running for the 'Trophées de l’Innovation Océan'®
    September 20, 2018
    Two research projects underway in the LHEEA Laboratory - FRAWIND and ePenon – have been selected in the first round of the ‘Trophées de l’Innovation Océan’®. The 14 innovations selected for the final round will be presented, followed by the awards ceremony, on 20th September at the Maison des Océans in Paris.
  • France’s first offshore wind turbine produces electricity on the Centrale Nantes offshore test site
    September 19, 2018
    Floating wind turbine Floatgen, the first offshore wind turbine installed off the French coast, exported its first kWh to the electricity grid.
  • FWP Atlantic Forum 2018
    September 19, 2018 - September 21, 2018
    Be part of the growth of floating wind power!Backed by Brittany and the Pays de la Loire region, the second edition of the annual FWP (Floating Wind Power) Atlantic Forum will take place from September 19 to 21, 2018.FWP 2018 is organized with the support of Centrale Nantes.
  • Centrale Nantes present at French Engineering Week in Colombia
    September 17, 2018 - September 21, 2018
    It is French Engineering Week this week in Colombia. Centrale Nantes, represented by Marine Le Corre of the International Relations Department, is in attendance to meet Colombian students and universities.
  • Hydrocontest: 3 podium finishes and 2 awards!
    September 17, 2018
    Congratulations to the Centrale Nantes - ENSA Hydroproject Team, composed of students from both schools, who took part in the 2018 Hydrocontest, which brought together 28 teams for three competitions. The team distinguished itself by finishing on the podium in each competition and winning two awards, including the Energy Observer award!
  • Welcome ceremony for international students at Centrale Nantes
    September 17, 2018
    Centrale Nantes is pleased to formally welcome our new international students to the school at the traditional annual ceremony - to be held this year on Monday 17 September.
  • FWP technical visit of the SEM-REV site
    September 13, 2018
    The third annual Floating Wind Power (FWP) Atlantic Forum, sponsored by its institutional partners - Brittany and the Pays de la Loire region– will be held from 19 to 21 September 2018.Centrale Nantes is co-organising the forum's technical visits, since the morning of the 21st September is set aside for a visit onboard ship of the Centrale Nantes SEM-REV offshore test site.
  • Employment: "Les Rencontres du Nautisme"
    September 13, 2018
    During the "Rencontres du nautisme" (yachting forum), a round table event will be held on the theme "Train and find a job" on Thursday 13 September. This event is organised by Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, the Pays de la Loire region and other event partners, including Centrale Nantes.
  • 'Trophées de la construction 2018' - award for EDYCEM's connected concrete, developed in collaboration with Centrale Nantes
    September 13, 2018
    The research collaboration between EDYCEM BPE and Centrale Nantes - within the framework of the "Innovative Concrete for New Applications" Industrial Chair - has led to an award for EDYCEM's SMARTCEM®, connected concrete in the 'Trophées de la Construction 2018' (Construction Awards).
  • Our international "BSc in Engineering" students start their third year - on the Nantes campus
    September 11, 2018
    Welcome to Nantes! After two years of study on the Mauritius campus, the first students from Centrale Nantes’ “Bachelor of Science in Engineering” programme today started their third academic year - on the Nantes campus.
  • PhD defense - Louis VITTOZ - ED SPI
    September 10, 2018
    "Contributions au développement d'un solveur volumes finis sur grille cartésienne localement raffinée en vue d'application à l'hydrodynamique navale."
    "Contribution to the development of a finite volume solver on Cartesian grids locally refined for application to naval hydrodynamics."
  • 3D measurements of blood flow and biomarker calculation: hydrodynamic testing and health at Centrale Nantes
    September 6, 2018
    Trials are currently underway at Centrale Nantes as part of Marco Castagna's thesis at LHEEA (Centrale Nantes / CNRS) in collaboration with the 'Institut du Thorax' (CHU / INSERM / CNRS / University of Nantes). This thesis aims to set up a test bench for the validation of blood flow measured in patients using new MRI techniques, called "4D flow MRI ", and super-resolution algorithms used to improve these MRI measurements.
  • “SME cybersecurity advisor” – a new certified executive education training programme
    September 5, 2018
    Centrale Nantes’s new “SME cybersecurity advisor” training programme has been certified by SecNumEDU of the ANSSI (the French national authority in cyberdefence and network and information security).
  • Guest professor at Centrale Nantes: Dr. Claudia CALIFANO
    September 2, 2018 - September 12, 2018
    Claudia Califano, of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Rome La Sapienza in Italy, was invited by Claude Moog of the LS2N Laboratory at Centrale Nantes. She will be on campus from 2 to 11 September.
  • 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.
Published on March 21, 2017 Updated on June 8, 2018