Visit of the California Institute of Technology CALTECH


Visit of M. Axel Cruau, Consul General of France in LA, and M. Fabien Agenes, Scientific Attaché at Caltech.
Tour with M. Guruswami Ravichandran, Director, Graduate Aerospace Laboratories (GALCIT) and M. Guillaume Blanquart, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering.

The California Institute of Technology (commonly referred to as Caltech)is a private research university located in Pasadena, California, United States. Caltech has six academic divisions with strong emphases on science and engineering.


Meeting with M. Jean-Lou Chameau, President of the California Institute
of Technology


Tour of the GALCIT with Guruswami Ravichandran:
- T5 Hypervelocity Shock Tunnel, with Graduate Students Joseph Jewell and Nicholaus Parziale.
- Space Structures Laboratory


- Presentation of the Ecole Polytechnique by Ms. Katherine Montgomery (Assistant Director – Study Abroad)

- Presentation of Campus France Program by M. Rudy Bazenet (CampusFrance USA Program Assistant)

Dual Masters Program with École Polytechnique:
The objective of the Dual Master’s degree program in Aerospace Engineering or Aeronautics and Fluid Mechanics is to foster the development of a long-term cooperation on basic research topics of interest to the Aerospace and Aeronautical Sciences community between California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and École Polytechnique (EP).

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