Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
Scientific result | Stars | Astrophysics
alignment of stars in old open clusters, Nature Astronomy
See the press release by CEA: http://www.cea.fr/pages/actualites/sciences-de-la-matiere/axes-rotation-etoiles-naissance.aspx
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.