The mission of CeRVIM is to study and develop intelligent systems which evolve and collaborate with humans in the physical world.

CeRVIM brings together 15 researchers, 9 research professionals, 100 student-researchers and 6 post-doctoral researchers from three departments and four research laboratories in the Faculty of Sciences and Engineering of Université Laval in Quebec City.

CeRVIM is the host research center of the FRQNT-REPARTI strategic network.

REPARTI includes 50 researchers, 12 research professionals, 400 student-researchers and 37 post-doctoral researchers from 6 universities in the Province of Quebec.

The mission of REPARTI is to analyze, synthesize, develop and optimize cyberphysical systems or their components to encourage the technological and economic development of Quebec companies.

Research themes

1 – Capturing, processing and interpreting physical information

(i) Artificial vision, (ii) Image processing, (iii) Form recognition in the context of cyberphysical systems, (iv) Optimization, simulation and high performance computing, (v) Computer Graphics.

2 – Devices (mainly robotic or haptic)

(i) Robotics, (ii) Human-robot physical collaboration, (iii) Control, (iv) Human-machine interfaces.