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Training period in our laboratories

Laboratory experience within the UTT’s research center : Institut Charles Delaunay

  • Get some laboratory experience within one of our 8 research teams:
  • Get up to 30 ECTS credits;
  • Take part in the daily activities of a research team;
  • Spend time at one of France’s top engineering universities’ laboratories;
  • Get personal supervision from a professor of UTT;
  • Be involved in research activity that is linked to your studies;
  • Begin any time of the year.
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Charles Delaunay Institute

All the UTT’s research activity is gathered within the Charles Delaunay Institute (ICD - 348 personnel including 130 permanent), whose excellence is recognized by the CNRS as a Joint Research Unit (UMR) .

ICD contributes through its international research projects and partnerships of excellence to UTT outreach. Evidence of this influence, the UTT displays 41% of its publications of international rank involving at least one foreign partner (source U-MultiRank).

The best example of excellent scientific cooperation is the work of the team of Nanotechnology and Optical Instrumentation (L2n), ranked A + team.

With 25 partnerships around the world, including 16 outside Europe, the L2n declines all forms of international cooperation: thesis cotutelle programs, stays of invited scientists (incoming and outgoing), participation in multi-country projects. The recent inauguration of a new state-of-the-art equipment, the "Nanomat" platform (nanocractisation and nanofabrication of materials for mechanics, optics, biology and agro-resources, member of the Renatech network) contributes to accentuate this trend. www.nanomat.eu/fr

UTT research teams

  • CREIDD (Interfaculty Sustainable Development Research Center) : Governance, outlook and risks; industrial and regional ecology; eco-design and environmental assessment.
  • ERA (Autonomous Networks): Autonomous network management; autonomous network tools; autonomous network test and simulation platform; information system security and cyber-crime technology.
  • GAMMA3 (Advanced Automatic Mesh Generation Techniques): Generic mesh generation algorithms; large-scale mesh generation and process optimization (speed, resources, etc); geometric modeling; adaptive computation and applications.
  • LASMIS (Mechanical Systems and Concurrent Engineering): Residual stress engineering; virtual forming; integrated virtual engineering; development of innovative materials.
  • LM2S (System Safety Modeling): System reliability and maintenance; system monitoring.
  • L2n (Nanotechnology and Optical Instrumentation): Nanospectroscopy, instrumentation and nanosensing; nano-photochemistry and molecular plasmonics; micro and nanophotonics; nano-biophotonics; modeling and simulation of plasmonic surfaces nanofabrication and surface functionalization.
  • LOSI (Industrial Systems Optimization): Production systems; logistics systems; production and logistics risk management.
  • TechCICO (Cooperative Technologies for Innovation & Organizational Change): Computer-mediated communication; computer-assisted collaborative activities; knowledge-organization systems.