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3D printing, a new asset for research

19/12/2014

Mario Sanz Lopez, a multidisciplinary engineer, is not only an expert in robotics and designing sensors and interfaces, but also in building prototypes. A member of the Shacra project team, a joint initiative between Lille university and Inria North European Labs, he is currently putting his talents to use in medical modelling, with the help of a rapidly growing technology, 3D printing.

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Retrospective

Inria 2014 year in review

Nathalie Lémy - 18/12/2014

This year, the researchers of Inria worked to meet the social and economic challenges of our time: assistance to the person, connected objects, autonomous car, robotics humanoid... With rewarded scientific results, new partnerships and always more innovations, but what we have to remind about this past year? Find all the highlights which punctuated year 2014 of our institute.

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IEEE Fellow

Jean-Pierre Merlet: a life dedicated to robotics mobility

16/12/2014

For over 20 years, Jean-Pierre Merlet, head of the Hephaistos team, has devoted his time and energy to the development of industrial robots and high precision therapeutic devices. His work has earned him the highest rank of the IEEE*, giving him the status of a Fellow.

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Gaston Berger University selected as an African Centre of Excellence

15/12/2014

In response to a call from the World Bank and with the academic support of the Association of African Universities, Gaston Berger University in Saint-Louis was selected as the African Centre of Excellence in Mathematics, Computer Science, Communication and Information Technology (CEA-MITIC)

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The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things : Two new equipments of excellence

Olivier Constant - 12/12/2014

Inaugurated last autumn, the IoT-LAB and CorteXlab platforms are strengthening the capabilities of the FIT equipment of excellence dedicated to the Internet of Things. Offering a unique wide-ranging collection of equipment, these laboratories are available to both researchers and commercial companies alike.

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European Research Council 2014

Florence Bertails-Descoubes: From a real object to its virtual avatar

Martin Bellet / Citizen Press - 12/12/2014

For the experts in computer animation, simulating the movement of hair and clothing in the most realistic way possible is a more complex problem than it first appears. The work carried out by Florence Bertails-Descoubes in the inverse modelling of irregular dynamic systems could just be the solution they are looking for. She has recently been awarded a Starting Grant by the European Research Council (ERC).

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Scientific culture

Our scientists go back to school

11/12/2014

The Inria Lille - Nord Europe research center launched ‘Researchers on the Road’ to coincide with the French ‘Fête de la science’ science festival. The Festival ran from October 6 to October 17, 2014, providing an opportunity for Inria scientists to give a series of one-hour presentations in secondary schools. Three of the scientists who took part share their experiences of going back to school with us.

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Education

Inria at the education fair

MDV - 11/12/2014

The "Educatec Educatice" fair took place in Paris from 18 to 20 November 2014. This annual event brings together education professionals to discuss their teaching practices using digital technology.

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Internationale mobility

Launch of the 2015 Internships campaign

8/12/2014

The 2015 Internships campaign officially opened on December 8th, 2014. Under this program, Inria welcomes students from around the world each year, and strengthen its scientific collaboration with its partner institutions outside France. Students at undergraduate, masters or PhD level spend between two and six months (depending on their level) with an Inria research team.

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Nicolas Roussel, new scientific officer at the Inria Lille – Nord Europe centre

3/12/2014

Nicolas Roussel, whose family is from the north, is the new scientific delegate at the Inria Lille - Nord Europe centre. He is a computer enthusiast and here he shares his vision of his new role with us.

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