Science for all
Since 2 March, the Cervorama exhibition at Cap Sciences has been attracting adults and children alike to come and play with Odo and Ada, two small wheeled robots that can be controlled blind in order to understand how the brain works.
The MC2 team at Inria-Bordeaux Sud-Ouest has developed an adaptive radiotherapy technique for automatic monitoring of organs using low-resolution control scans. The benefit for the patient is that it avoids overdoses in at-risk organs.
Transfer and innovation
On 12 April, Inria Bordeaux–Sud-Ouest signed a partnership agreement with Interaction Healthcare , of the Interaction Group. Interaction Healthcare will be working with the CARMEN research team, which specialises in modelling and calculations for cardiac electrophysiology. The aim is to develop a serious game platform called Medic ActiV, designed for healthcare professionals. The scientific partners for the project are the university hospital institute LIRYC (University Hospital Institute for Cardiac Arrhythmia Research, Care and Technology Transfer) and the university hospital centre.
Discover the Centre
A journey to the heart of computational sciences and technologies for Bordeaux secondary school pupils
As part of the "Objective 2015" academic programme, the educational district of Bordeaux has adopted a proactive policy of encouraging pupils to take up science courses and careers in research while working towards developing an effective pathway from secondary through to university education.
- Rectorat de l'académie de Bordeaux
- Enseignement informatique et sciences du numérique
- Inria Bordeaux - Sud-Ouest
Would you like to carry out rewarding research work in computer science and applied mathematics? Are you a young and talented scientist? Inria can offer you a position in on one of its research teams to work on your PhD thesis. Inria is offering forty-four government funded thesis positions among others in 2013.
Inria will be holding competitive exams to fill research positions from 15 January on. In 2013, the Institute will be hiring twenty young graduate scientists and nine senior researcher via an externalized competitive selection process. The positions in question are based all over France. If you are interested, please submit your application before 18 February.
Do you want to pursue rewarding research work in the field of computer science and mathematics? Are you looking for an internationally recognized working environment with links to industry? In 2013, Inria is offering 55 government-funded post-doctoral positions among others, each lasting about 12 or 24 months, for holders of a PhD or other doctorate.
Katie Lewis of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in the US uses SCOTCH in her everyday research on massively parallel 3D mesh/grid partitioning.
Cédric Chevalier, engineer-researcher at CEA, "Scotch is ahead of the curve for state-of-the-art architectures".