The laboratory

The IRMAR laboratory brings together the majority of research personnel in mathematics around Rennes.

The IRMAR laboratory gathers mathematicians from University of Rennes 1, University of Rennes 2, ENS Rennes, INSA and CNRS. The laboratory also includes mathematicians from Agrocampus, DGA Maîtrise de l’Information and ENSAI. In addition, IRMAR hosts three INRIA project teams : IPSO, ASPI and FLUMINANCE.

About 240 mathematicians, including more than 60 doctoral students, are part of the laboratory.

  • Each year, IRMAR welcomes forty colleagues from foreign universities for visits ranging from two weeks to two months.
  • IRMAR organizes fifteen weekly seminars (fr), a monthly colloquium (fr) as well as numerous congresses and meetings.
  • IRMAR members publish on a yearly basis several hundred research papers.

IRMAR is co-founder and partner of the Labex Centre Henri Lebesgue.

The IRMAR library (fr) has more than 30,000 books, and the members of the laboratory have access to 295 journals. The library is located on the Beaulieu campus and is open to all.