Nuclear safety: IRSN and CNRS present their joint roadmap

The CNRS and the Institute for Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN) have been cooperating for a long time in the field of nuclear safety, and in 2008 they created a joint laboratory, the MIST (Laboratory of Micromechanics and Integrity of Structures) intended to study the thermomechanical behavior of materials subjected to harmful atmospheres such … Read more

Bees: a CNRS researcher in Toulouse studies the Intelligence Quotient of these insects

May 20 is designated by the United Nations as World Bee Day. The opportunity to look into the infinitely small and discover the work of a researcher from Toulouse on the intelligence of these insects. According to the UN (the United Nations), 90% of the world’s wild flowering plants, 75% of food crops and 35% … Read more

The CNRS, Constellium and the University of Grenoble Alpes join forces to create a joint laboratory dedicated to the aluminum of the future

To meet the challenges of sustainable development, all sectors of industry must reduce their environmental impact. The metallurgy sector, for its part, relies on innovation for alloys and manufacturing processes. The Constellium group, one of the world’s leading suppliers of aluminum products, the CNRS and the University of Grenoble Alpes have created the joint laboratory … Read more