A graduate and post graduate school
A founding member of the INSA Group
Full CTI accreditation
EUR-ACE label

Mathematics Research Institute of Rennes (IRMAR*)

IRMAR-INSA conducts research in two main areas: model building and digital analysis, and probability and statistics.


This Joint Research Unit is staffed by research teams from the University of Rennes 1, ENS Cachan and INSA-Rennes.

Areas of research

Modeling and numerical analysis

  • Approximation
  • Study of Taylor fields
  • Mathematical imaging
  • Evolution of interfaces and Hamilton-Jacobi equations
  • Homogenization of composite media
  • Optimal robust control and Hamilton-Jacobi equations
  • Modeling, calibration and numerical methods
  • Oceanography
  • Modeling of quantum and classical transport in nanostructures

Applied probability and statistics

  • Limit theorems for Markovian processes
  • M-estimation of Markovian data
  • Stochastic filtering and reliability
  • Biostatistics
  • Statistics of vector auto-regression models
  • Estimating equations and statistical inference

* In French

IRMAR laboratory director

Bachir BEKKA

IRMAR-INSA director