An international team of academic and industrial researchers has invented a new way to manufacture elastomers that are as tough - and as resistant to fracture - as most elastomers, which are reinforced by additives. These results have just been published in Science.
The CNP Assurances Foundation is giving its support to the École Supérieure of Industrial Physics and Chemistry of the City of Paris (ESPCI ParisTech) in its ambitious research project directed by Mickael Tanter (photo), intended to improve the detection and management of heart contraction abnormalities. These dysfunctions affect one million individuals in France and are responsible for numerous deaths.
Mathias Fink, ESPCI Professor and Director of the Institut Langevin of ESPCI ParisTech was nominated to the 2030 Innovation Commission, presided by Anne Lauvergeon and inaugurated by the President of the Republic on 19 April.
On March 20 at the Hôtel de Ville in Paris, the École Supérieure of Industrial Physics and Chemistry of the City of Paris, the company Nexans and the ESPCI Georges Charpak Endowment Fund signed an agreement to create a partnership promoting excellence in research. At the heart of the project lies the science and technology of the transport of energy.