Since it was established, the CEA has supported and contributed the companies’ effort for innovation by putting its expertise and technologies at their service.
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Since it was established, the CEA has supported and contributed the companies’ effort for innovation by putting its expertise and technologies at their service. Hundreds of SMEs and major industrial groups have conducted their innovation programmes in partnership with the CEA, so why not you?
The CEA’s technological research activities are ISO 9001 certified.
Recognised scientific excellence
Working with the CEA gives you access to world-class scientific and technological knowledge.
Innovative and secure research
In 2021, the CEA filed 709 priority patents. They will strengthen a portfolio of 7,269 active patent families at the end of 2021.
State-of-the-art technological equipment
At its ten research centres, the CEA has multiple technology platforms opened to collaborations with companies.
By launching the NextGen project, CEA aims to develop new generations of FD-SOI chips with better energy efficiency. It will ensure the capacity to engineer the most advanced components and maintain French and European microelectronics competitive for the future markets.
The EuroHPC European Joint Undertaking today announced that it has selected the project for the future European Exascale supercomputer, led in France by the Jules Verne consortium, which brings together France, represented by the Grand Equipement National de Calcul Intensif (GENCI) as hosting entity, in collaboration with CEA as hosting site, and the Netherlands, represented by SURF, the Dutch national supercomputing centre.
Neuroscientists and neurosurgeons from EPFL/CHUV/UNIL and CEA/CHUGA/UGA report in the journal Nature that they have re-established the communication between the brain and spinal cord with a wireless digital bridge, allowing a paralyzed person to walk again naturally.
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.