The Institute fosters training and research in fusion sciences, nuclear instrumentation, structure and material mechanical characterization for fission and fusion, with an interdisciplinary approach, including societal aspects.
Project SUBNANO : Computational Photochemistry in the Long Timescale : Subnanosecond Photoprocesses in DNA.
Project TOP : Toward engineering simulations Of burning Plasmas in ITER: synergetic effects of heat confinement and deposition.
Project BIOMAGNET : Understanding the chemical mechanism in action behind the biological compass of plants and animals.
Project WSPLIT : Photoinduced Water Splitting Dynamics by Organic Chromophores.
Project CAPSHYDR : Fabrication, characterization and modeling of CAPSules under HYDRodynamic stresses.
Project FEMTO-ASR : Anabaena Sensory Rhodopsin: A biological model system to decipher the quantum mechanics of photochemical reactions through conical intersections.
The mesocentre in Aix-Marseille Université has been developed thanks to the financial support of the Investissements d’Avenir program through the Equip@meso collaborative project (ANR-10-EQPX-29-01), involving now more than 10 French computational centers.