CentraleSupélec is an internationally-reputed Higher Education and Research Institution. Its excellence lies in its combination of fundamental and applied sciences for innovation with societal impact. For almost two centuries, CentraleSupélec's top engineers have been practicing their skills and knowledge for the development of corporate institutions and public organizations.

Research center

Research at the Center of Social Issues


The CentraleSupélec Research Center is designed to advance knowledge so as to effectively contribute to developing innovative solutions to major technological and social challenges. It covers all engineering and systems sciences and establishes multidisciplinary projects in collaboration with international academic partners and in close interaction with companies in key economic sectors. Find out our:

The Center’s activities are at the core of challenges for the 21st century, principally in seven key areas:

  • Communication systems
  • Energy
  • Environment and risks
  • Aerospace and transportation
  • Life sciences
  • Nano-sciences
  • Enterprise systems

Research units cover eight scientific fields, in which they will continue to advance knowledge and improve visibility and international impact:

  • Materials and processes
  • Mechanics, energy and combustion
  • Applied physics
  • Applied mathematics
  • Information technologies and systems 
  • Signal processing, automation 
  • Electronics, electrical engineering
  • Industrial engineering, economics and management