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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 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.
NEWS | PRESS RELEASE |
HEALTH ＆ LIFE SCIENCES | DEFENCE ＆ SECURITY
The CEA coordinates the European project COUNTERACT which aims to reinforce the European Union’s preparedness for nuclear, radiological, biological and chemical (NRBC) threats.
ENERGIES | HEALTH ＆ LIFE SCIENCES | NEW TECHNOLOGIES | INNOVATION FOR INDUSTRY
For a new consecutive year, the CEA will be present at CES, at EUREKA PARK with a device including a technological innovation and 4 startups that allow to encompass three major transitions of the moment that are health, energy and digital.
PRESS RELEASE | NEWS |
CLIMATE | ENVIRONMENT
NEWS | PARTNERSHIPS |
INSTITUTIONAL | SUPERCOMPUTERS | ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
CEA and RIKEN have been working together in the field of AI, big data and HPC for more than five years.
ENERGIES | NUCLEAR ENERGY
Do you have many questions about nuclear energy? How does it work, how is it used in France, what kind of impact does it have, and what are the safety issues? We can answer all your questions!
NEWS | AGENDA | PRESS RELEASE |
NUCLEAR ENERGY | NUCLEAR SAFETY | RADIOACTIVE WASTE
NEWS | EVENT | EUROPE |
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE | TECHNOLOGIES | HEALTH ＆ LIFE SCIENCES | SCIENCE ＆ SOCIETY
The CEA is a partner for the European event organised by the media Politico AI and Tech summit, which will take place in Brussels and online on 21 April 2022.
INNOVATION FOR INDUSTRY | INSTITUTIONAL
On April 5, the European Patent Office (EPO) published its annual report, the Patent Index 2021, an innovation barometer listing worldwide patent applications on the European market. The CEA is the only French research organization in the top 50, ranking 35th with 528 patent applications filed with the EPO in 2021. In the field of semiconductors, the CEA is the only European player in the top 5.
PRESS RELEASE | NEWS | ACADEMIC PARTNERSHIPS | FOCUS |
INSTITUTIONAL | MICRO-NANOELECTRONICS
CEA, Soitec, GlobalFoundries and STMicroelectronics working together to define technology and ecosystem roadmap.
INNOVATION FOR INDUSTRY
The CEA recently published its intellectual property charter developed for its industry partners. Objectives: present the key points of its strategy implemented to protect and exploit R&D results to enhance the competitiveness, technological sovereignty and technology transfers of its partners.
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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.