+ Materials

Nanostructured and nanocomposite materials / Lubrication additives / Functionalised materials, surfaces, interfaces / Surface treatments, ultrathin layers / Microelectronics / Modelling, simulation and calculation, multiphysics optimisation / Safety of installations / Integrity under extreme stresses, impacts, cracking, fragmentation, buckling, extreme temperatures

Materials

  • Design/formulation of materials
  • Surface coatings and treatments
  • Properties and characterisations (structural and functional)
  • Durability, resistance in service
  • Nanomaterials

Mechanics and design

  • Dimensioning (dynamic, fluid mechanics, solid mechanics)
  • Predicting behaviour and damage
  • Metrology, control and measures
  • Tribology, friction, wear, lubrication
  • Mechatronics
  • Eco-design

Optimisation of fabrication processes  

  • Forming materials (stamping, forging, smelting, machining, etc.)
  • Plasturgy
  • Assembly
  • Numerical mock-ups, rapid prototyping, direct fabrication
  • Fabrication, microfabrication
  • Conformity with environmental constraints

Examples of financed projects

Laboratories

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