Teaching Department

Automatic Control and Robotics Department


Affiliated institution(s)
Academic Affairs
M. Eric Le Carpentier (Directeur)
  • Saïd Moussaoui, head of the Data Analysis and Applications in Signal and Image Processing specialisation
  • Mohamed Hamida, head of the Energy control and management specialisation
  • Mickael Hilairet, head of the Research and Development professional option
  • Olivier Kermorgant, head of the Control and Robotics master
  • Abdelhamid Chriette, head of the Robotics specialisation
  • Vincent Frémont, coordinator of EMARO+ and JEMARO
  • Malek Ghanes: coordinator of EPico
  • Bogdan Marinescu: coordinator of DREAM

Academic Programs

The Automatic Control and Robotics Department is responsible for the following courses and specialisations within the Engineering Programme at Centrale Nantes:
  • 2 first year courses:
> From Measurement to Control
> Electronics, Electric Actuators, Embedded Systems 
The department is also involved in running and teaching Master's programmes:
  • Control and Robotics
  • European Master on Advanced RObotics (EMARO+)
  • Japan-Europe Master on Advanced Robotics (JEMARO)
  • Electric Vehicle Propulsion and Control (E-PiCo)


Official Academic Partner of Esterel Technologies, the provider of model-based solutions for DO-178B and IEC 61508 safety-critical systems.
Published on June 20, 2003 Updated on November 2, 2023