Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee gathers the scientific representatives from the involved academic institutions as well as partner members of TeSA.
It meets 4 times a year and adresses topics related to research structuring, strategy and cross dissemination.


  • Emmanuel Chaput (INPT)
  • Eric Chaumette (ISAE-Supaéro)

Academic and Industrial partner representatives

  • André-Luc Beylot (INPT)
  • Eric Chaumette (ISAE-Supaéro)
  • Antoine Blais (ENAC)
  • Tarik Benaddi (IMT Atlantique)
  • Jean-Luc Issler (CNES)
  • Cédric Baudoin (TAS)
  • Benjamin Gigleux(RCF)
  • Christophe Lavallée (IRT)

Academic liaison

  • Jérôme Lacan (ISAE)

PhD student representatives

  • Barbara Pilastre
  • François Lamothe

Research Engineer representative

  • Philippe Paimblanc


  • Digital communications: Tarik Benaddi (IMT Atlantique)
  • Navigation: Jordi Vilà-Valls (ISAE)
  • Networking: Emmanuel Lochin (ISAE)
  • Signal and Image Processing: François Vincent (ISAE)
  • Satellite systems: Jacques Sombrin
  • Aeronautical systems: Luc Deneufchâtel


  • Corinne Mailhes (Director of TeSA)
  • Franck Durand-Carrier (President of TeSA)

Activity Report


PhD positions available at TeSA

PhD subjects available on the CNES site.
On line application before the 1st of April.


Romain Chayot and Charles-Ugo Piat-Durozoi become Doctors


Welcome to our new PhD students!

On this picture: Thomas, Vinicius and François (from left to right).