The French Ministry of Higher Education and Research’s ‘Investing in the Future’ program has launched a cluster of calls aimed at providing shared campuses with the highest level of infrastructure, laboratories and equipment. CentraleSupélec laboratories, along with their partners, have successfully responded to these calls for tender in Paris, Rennes and Metz and are currently participating in the following:

7 laboratories of excellence (LabEx):



CHARMMMAT (Chemistry of Multifunctional Molecular Architectures and Materials)

Fields: materials science and bio-inspired homogeneous catalysis. Chemistry, Physics and Informatics serving society's energy, health, environmental and information needs.

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: LMH; FDM; SPMS; LuMin



Comin-Labs (Digital Communications and Informatics for the Future)

Fields: Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies (ICST).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: Rennes Laboratories



DigiCosme (Digital worlds: Programmed data and distributed architectures)

 Field: Numerical Sciences, developing three themes; reliability and security, network management and mass data science, that are at the heart of the design of tomorrow's information and communication systems.

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: MICS; L2S; LRI



LaSIPS (Saclay Plateau Systems Laboratory and Engineering)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Fields: engineering and systems sciences. SIPS has a multidisciplinary agenda orientated towards sustainable development, energy and health.                                                                                                             

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: MICS; L2S; LRI; EM2C; GeePS; MSSMat; LGPM; LuMin                                                                                                         



Nano-Saclay (Université Paris-Saclay Multidisciplinary Nano-lab)

International visibility network for research, training, innovation and technology transfer in nanosciences and nanotechnologies.                                                                                                                                    

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: L2S; GeePS; LuMin; MSSMat; SPMS; EM2C



PALM (Physics: Atomic, Light, Matter)

Fields: basic and applied physics (condensed matter, physics of biological systems and complex systems, atomic and molecular physics, optics, lasers and extreme light, statistical physics, physical chemistry.

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: LuMin; SPMS



Louis Bachelier

Fields: finance and sustainable growth                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: MICS; LGI


2 Equipment of Excellence (EquipEx)



Digiscope (Development of interactive visualization techniques for very complex data)

This project, in the computer science category, is carried out by RTRA Digiteo within the Université Paris-Saclay framework. 9 scientific partners host the network platforms. Project responding to the needs generated by the increase of the masses of data and the development of the techniques of visualization, interaction and remote collaboration.

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: MICS; LRI



MatMéca (Development of materials by powder metallurgy, ultra-fast network-integrated calculation and micromechanical characterization in situ).

The MatMéca Equipment of Excellence (ANR-10-EQPX-37) is a response to the development and characterization of materials for energy, transport, space, nanotechnology and biomaterials.                                           

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: MSSMat


3 Technology Research Institutes (IRT)



B-Com (Digital networks and infrastructures)                                                                                                 

Objective: to innovate in the field of agile networks and hypermedia content.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: Rennes laboratories                                                                                                                                                                                                               



M2P (Materials, metallurgy, processes)

Objective: to respond very responsive to the innovation needs of industrialists in the fields of materials, metallurgy and processes.                                                                                                                                             

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: MSSMat



SystemX (Digital sciences and ICST)

In supporting innovation in France in the field of digital systems engineering of the future, SystemX responds to today's technological challenges by means of a flexible, open and collective innovation.                          

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: LGI, L2S


3 Institute for Energy Transition (ITE)



 IPVF (Institut Photovoltaïque d'Ile-de-France)

Objective: to enhance the performances and competitiveness of photovoltaic cells and to develop new breakthrough technologies.                                                                                                                           

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: GeePS





Objective: to offer value-added technologies and services to support our clients in the development of electric power systems that aim to increase energy efficiency and integrate renewable resources into the grid on a wide scale                                                                                                                 

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: GeePS; L2S



Site de l'Institut VEDECOM



Objective: The Institute is dedicated to sustainable and innovative mobility, more environmentally-friendly, autonomous and with improved sharing.                                                                                                                  

CentraleSupélec Laboratories: GeePS; L2S; LGI