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IMFT and CERFACS win a second ERC (European Research Council) advanced grant in combustion !

The latest results of the 2018 ERC have been announced: https://erc.europa.eu/news/erc-2018-advanced-grants-results

IMFT (Institut de Mécanique des Fluides de Toulouse) and CERFACS have won a second ERC advanced grant in the field of combustion: https://insis.cnrs.fr/fr/personne/thierry-poinsot.

This 2.5 Meuro grant will allow to study hydrogen combustion for the storage of renewable energies using experiments (at IMFT) and simulations (using CERFACS tools). This is the second ERC advanced grant obtained by IMFT and CERFACS after the INTECOCIS project in 2013 (intecocis.inp-toulouse.fr) and it confirms the unique place of Toulouse in the world of combustion.


B. Cuenot distinguished as Program Chair of international Symposium on Combustion

superadmin |  29 May 2020

B. Cuenot has been distinguished as Program Chair for the 39th International Symposium on Combustion, to be held in Vancouver (Canada) in 2022. The International Symposium on Combustion is a major event for the combustion community, where the current best research is presented.Read more

The Cerfacs will participate in the French HPC competence centre.

superadmin |  17 April 2020

The European Commission, via a EuroHPC call for projects, has asked each of the member states to create a National HPC Competence Centre, which will be its sole interlocutor, both to express the needs of users with regard to these new technologies and to accompany them in their implementation. Teratec, Cerfacs and Genci presented their candidature as French HPC Competence Centre which was accepted by the commission. The starting date of the Competence Centre is set for 1 September 2020.Read more