Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
The Fundamental Research Division was createad in January 2016 to achieve and make the fundamentale research in biotechnology, materials, space, health, physics and nanosciences domain. Transdisciplinarity are the core of research programm whose the division is committed.
With more of 6,000 personnals, this population includes 960 PhD students and 870 postdocs. The divsion participates in the largest international scientific collaborations. Over 350 publications per years, theses research's teams are the most published and active into the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission.
Elsa Cortijo - Director of Fundamental Research Division
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.