ICJ - Camille Jordan Institute



Simon Masnou, Director.

Abdelmalek ZINE, Lab Manager at Centrale Lyon.

Under the aegis of

  • École Centrale de Lyon
  • CNRS
  • INSA Lyon
  • Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1
  • Jean Monnet University-St-Étienne

Fields of research

Research in pure and applied mathematics:

  • Algebra, geometry, logic
  • Combinatorics, number theory
  • Partial differentiation equations, analysis
  • History of mathematics
  • Mathematical modelling, scientific computing
  • Probability, statistics, mathematical physics

Fields of application

  • Fluid mechanics, complex fluids
  • Electromagnetism
  • Solid mechanics, singularities
  • High-performance computing
  • Life sciences
  • Financial mathematics

Links with education

The Camille Jordan Institute is a host laboratory for students of master’s degrees in Maths in Action, SAFIR (specialisation: GRAF), Public health (specialisation: B3S) and MAIM (specialisation: MA).

École Centrale de Lyon doctoral students attached to the laboratory are enrolled in the InfoMaths doctoral school.

Since 1 September 2013, the ICJ has supervised the MIM Master’s, which is accredited in conjunction with Lyon 1 University.


Écully, Villeurbanne, Saint-Étienne.

Member of

MILYON - Lyon Community of Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science