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Theses at IRSN


At IRSN, training through research is viewed as a transfer of knowledge and skills where IRSN does its utmost to ensure that doctoral students produce theses which will give them the best possible start to their future career. It also provides the opportunity to create strong links with university research, and this is a key element in maintaining the quality of the Institute’s research activities. The following pages offer a presentation of past, present, and future theses.

Thesis proposals


Recruitment for PhD proposals at the IRSN laboratories for the 2018 academic year has started ! If a research subject proposed by the IRSN interests you and corresponds to your profile, you must contact the tutor of the thesis by email, by sending him a CV and a letter of application.


​ Proposals list


Theses in progress


There are permanently about 90 PhD students in IRSN's laboratories.



Theses vivas

Loïc DUCROS will defend his thesis Origin and becoming of tritium in French non-nuclerized Mediterranean coastal continental hydro-systems on Wednesday 14th June 2018 in Aix en Provence (France)

  Last and upcoming theses vivas


Past theses

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In practice

Theses days

Who to contact

For questions about theses or post-doctoral research topics for the current year, you should contact the appropriate research laboratory directly.

For any other information, please contact:
Gauzelin Barbier, coordonator of the training-through-research programme


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