Research at the heart of societal challenges



The CentraleSupélec Research Centre will take its place at the heart of investigation, exploration and knowledge creation for the world’s most demanding societal and technological challenges. Our work encompasses the whole of the engineering and systems sciences, with multidisciplinary projects established in close partnership within our academic and business network and in close and consistent dialogue with the wider economic sector.

Our dynamic and international research teams cover eight scientific domains, covering a considerable breadth of the engineering and system sciences:

  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical Engineering, Energy and Combustion
  • Applied Physics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Signal, Control and Telecoms

In focusing on future societal challenges, the CentraleSupélec Research Centre remains close to its academic and industrial partners.

Key figures for research

  • 18 laboratories and research teams which run in cooperation with major national research centres
  • 1 research federation in mathematics
  • 1080 staff including 450 faculty members and researchers, 560 PhD students, 60 postdoctoral students, 150 administrative and technical staff
  • More than 800 publications in international journals (source: web of science)
  • 80 patents
  • 20 research chairs