Opened a research center in Paris

Opened a research center in Paris

2020-10-13 0 By Huawei

Merouane Debbah, director of R&D Center, attended the opening of ’s sixth in France on 9 October 2020 in Paris. The research center opened will be a research center dedicated to basic research in mathematics and computation.

The Research Center will be named after the French-Italian mathematician Joseph-Louis Lagrange. “The new center is dedicated to fundamental research in mathematics and computation. We want to help push the boundaries of science in this field and prepare for tomorrow’s groundbreaking innovations,” said Merouane Debbah, director of the Huawei France R&D Center.

Photo taken on March 5, 2020 shows Huawei’s flagship store in Paris, France. (Xinhua/Gao Jing)

Lagrange Center said, “It is a platform that is open to research by all mathematicians around the world, that enables us to go beyond borders and whose results will benefit our entire industry.

Merouane Debbah (2nd R), director of the R&D Center of Huawei France, attends a ribbon-cutting ceremony of Huawei’s sixth research center in France, in Paris, Oct. 9, 2020. Chinese tech giant Huawei opened here on Friday the research center dedicated to fundamental research in mathematics and computing. (Xinhua/Gao Jing)

Huawei said in a press release that the new center will bring together about 30 scientists, 10 of whom are from abroad, whose work will be shared with the academic world and the scientific community.

Valerie Pecresse, president of Paris’ major district Ile-de-France, attended the opening ceremony via video link. “The Ile-de-France region represents the largest concentration of mathematicians in the world, with 3,000 researchers,” he said. “This center will undoubtedly help attract the world’s best math talents to Ile-de-France.”

Source: Xinhua