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The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) is a key player in research, development and innovation.
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The CEA Research News is a newsletter bringing to your knowledge the most impacting scientific and societal advances and impacts enabled by major European research projects carried by CEA and which are covering the main priorities of the European Union.
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ROBOTICS | NEW TECHNOLOGIES | EMBEDDED SYSTEMS | INTERNET OF THINGS
Together with major European industrial and academic partners, CEA, through its institute CEA LIST in Paris-Saclay, steps up its efforts to deploy advanced manufacturing technologies and robotics in industry.
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NUCLEAR ENERGY | NUCLEAR REACTORS | 2ND AND 3RD GENERATION REACTORS | NUCLEAR SAFETY
To ensure the safe long‐term operation of existing European nuclear power plants, the H2020 project SOTERIA proposes a comprehensive research approach in order to enable nuclear power plant operators, as well as regulators, to better understand and thereby predict the ageing phenomena occurring in reactor pressure vessels and internal steels.
List, a CEA Tech institute, has developed the first-ever industrial-scale reflectometry-based embedded early cable defect detection demonstrator system.
Liten, a CEA Tech institute, recently joined forces with France’s energy agency ADEME to assess the benefits combining electricity storage and renewable energy production could bring to micro-grids connected to the main grid on the island of Corsica.
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AGRONOMY | BIOREMEDIATION | HEALTH ＆ LIFE SCIENCES | CELLULAR MECHANISMS | VEGETAL PHYSIOLOGY
On April 21, 2017, the Algerian Atomic Energy Commission (COMENA) and the CEA signed a partnership agreement giving COMENA access to the CEA's research reactors and their ancillary facilities.
PRESS RELEASE | NEWS | EVENT |
MRI | MEDICAL IMAGING | BRAIN
On Thursday, 2017 May 4, a giant magnet weighing 130 metric tons will leave the assembly plants in Belfort on its journey to the NeuroSpin research facility at the CEA's Paris-Saclay Center (Essonne).
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CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.