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Video | Interview | Micro-nanotechnologies | Microscope | Fundamental Research
Characterize at the atomic scale the matter of electronic components while they work? An idea and a feat realized by David Cooper as part of his project ERC. The challenge is to locate the atoms in a component to understand how they individually affect the properties of the material. And this, thanks to Titan, one of the most powerful electronic microscopes in the world. In the key, valuable data to improve the operation of batteries, photovoltaic cells, semiconductors ...
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.