Since it was established, the CEA has supported and contributed the companies’ effort for innovation by putting its expertise and technologies at their service.
In the Suppliers area, you will find the CEA’s procurement policy and the possibility to consult and respond to current calls for tenders.
The Council of Ministers appointed François Jacq as Chairman of the CEA. He takes over from Daniel Verwaerde, who held this position since 2015.
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE | HEALTH ＆ LIFE SCIENCES
Il sera possible de proposer aux praticiens des prises en charge personnalisées pour leurs patients, dans le cadre de parcours de santé, même complexes.
RADIOACTIVITY | ENVIRONMENT
The CEA, Orano and Veolia tested out a radioactive soil decontamination process in Japan between 13 and 17 November 2017.
ENVIRONMENT | CLIMATE | RECOVERY OF CO2 | CARBON CYCLE | GREENHOUSE EFFECT | IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE | SCIENCE ＆ SOCIETY | TOOLS ＆ RESEARCH INSTRUMENTS
The European project VERIFY, coordinated by the CEA, aims to provide the European Commission with a system to monitor greenhouse gas emissions declarations submitted by each country under the United Nations Framework Convention on climate change.
HEALTH ＆ LIFE SCIENCES | DIAGNOSIS AND INNOVATIVE TREATMENT | BIOTECHNOLOGY | DISEASES | AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES | GENETIC DISEASES
The European project NEW DEAL, coordinated by the CEA, aims to develop a highly selective and local therapy based on siRNA and using nanostructures carriers with an improved efficacy and safety profile for all inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) patients. It could improve efficacity and safety for all inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) patients.
NEW TECHNOLOGIES | DEFENCE ＆ SECURITY | FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH | NEW INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION PROCESSES | INTEGRATED CIRCUITS DESIGN | ELECTRONICS
Biometric sensors for personal identification undergo a huge evolution since a few years. The expansion of this market will need low costs and convenient and easy-to-integrate technologies, both aspects answered by the European collaboration PYCSEL. The objective is to develop a flexible fingerprint sensor on plastic, building on the expertise from the CEA, the coordinator of PYCSEL, on this sensor technology in collaboration with 7 European key-partners.
NEW TECHNOLOGIES | COMMUNICATIONS | ANTENNA | RADIO FREQUENCY | INTERNET OF THINGS | SCIENCE ＆ SOCIETY | ELECTRONICS | TECHNOLOGIES
4G has not been totally deployed that a European-Korean collaborative project, led by the CEA on the European side and ETRI on the Korean side, has already demonstrated the future services offered by the 5G during the last Winter Olympic Games in South Korea. 5GCHAMPION developed a fully integrated intercontinental 5G network proof of concept deployed at PyeongChang two years ahead of the official launch of 5G networks.
ENERGIES | RENEWABLE ENERGIES | SOLAR ENERGY | PHOTOVOLTAIC SOLAR POWER | ENERGY EFFICIENCY | ENERGY STORAGE | BATTERIES
Vikram Solar and the CEA sign a Collaboration Agreement during French President, Mr Emmanuel Macron’s India visit. The association will look to enhance research and developments on high efficiency crystalline silicon cells, modules, systems and a host of high efficiency generation and storage technologies for French and Indian markets.
CLIMATE | ENERGIES | ENVIRONMENT
The Trace industrial chair aims to develop better monitoring methodologies of greenhouse gas emissions (carbon dioxide and methane) by satellite and with the help of new sensors deployed close to methane-emitting sites.
INSTITUTIONAL | SOLAR ENERGY | PHOTOVOLTAIC SOLAR POWER
On December 14th, 2017, Mr. Upendra Tripathy, Director General of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) visited for the first time facilities of CEA at the National Solar Energy Institute (INES) located near Chambery (South East part of France).
NEW TECHNOLOGIES | COMMUNICATIONS | ROBOTICS | SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGIES | MICRO-NANOTECHNOLOGIES
List, a CEA Tech institute, has developed the first-ever industrial-scale reflectometry-based embedded early cable defect detection demonstrator system.
Liten, a CEA Tech institute, recently joined forces with France’s energy agency ADEME to assess the benefits combining electricity storage and renewable energy production could bring to micro-grids connected to the main grid on the island of Corsica.
Leti, a CEA Tech institute, and LTM, a laboratory of France’s National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), recently developed a nanocomposite thin-layer film that is both magnetic and insulating, properties that could create new opportunities in high-frequency communications applications
INNOVATION FOR INDUSTRY | MICRO-NANOELECTRONICS | COMMUNICATIONS | NEW TECHNOLOGIES
Every year, Leti Innovation Days attract key international executives eager to learn more about the future innovation that can be brought to market. This year event will mark the 50th anniversary of Leti, the CEA technology institute specialized in micro and nanotechnlogies.
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.