Dynamic research

For a cutting-edge school

  • 162 doctoral students
  • 1 in-house research unit operated in conjunction with the CNRS
  • Part of the Telecom and Digital Society Carnot Institute network
  • Member of 2 competitiveness clusters, Cap Digital and System@tic
  • 2 endowed professorships
Dynamic research

Research activities

The strength of a group

Telecom SudParis is a member of the IMT, a leading French research body. It provides a clear and significant contribution to innovation in the field of ICT, materials and energy.

Research strengths are divide among the various schools of the IMT. The complementary nature of the teams drives the group's ambition to top the international competition in training, research and innovation.

Telecom SudParis already has a presence at Université Paris-Saclay, of which it is a founding member. Paris-Saclay comprises 10% of research in France. Since 2012, Telecom SudParis laboratories have been split between Evry and Nano-INNOV in Palaiseau.


A step ahead in the digital world

The mixed research unit SAMOVAR works on 5 key domains:

  • Applies Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Networks
  • IT applications & uses
  • Signal and image processing

Our research is being carried out on sectors that support digital transformation:

  • Digital Industry / Industry of the future
  • Health and personal assistance
  • Energy / energy transition / smart grids
  • Digital City / Intelligent Transportation

Our researchers' areas of focus include:

  • Ad hoc and spontaneous networks (with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, WiMAX, etc.)
  • The Internet of Things
  • Digital imaging
  • Virtual reality
  • Watermarking of images and sound
  • Pattern recognition
  • Big Data analytics
  • System security
  • Human behaviour modeling
  • Middleware
  • Pervasive computing
  • E-healthcare
  • Cloud computing