From research to industry
The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) is a key player in research, development and innovation.
Discover the main research areas on which the CEA works.
Find the latest scientific and institutional news of the CEA.
The CEA publishes various scientific and technical periodicals and videos. Through them, you can discover the CEA’s major research topics and the latest technological innovations produced by its laboratories.
Learn about the main European bodies and infrastructures to which the CEA contributes in the field of physical sciences and the universe.
The CEA is a member of the
European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, or ESFR. Its mission is to study, build, operate, and develop a source of synchrotron radiation along with its ancillary devices. The ESFR community also encourages the use of the facility, as well as the establishment and implementation of scientific research programmes based on synchrotron radiation.
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.