The Industrial Engineering (IE) Research Department (Laboratoire Génie Industriel, LGI) is one of the 16 Research Units of CentraleSupélec, a member of the University Paris-Saclay. It studies production, activity or socio-technical systems along their life cycles.These systems are engineered by humans and must be observed, diagnosed, exploited, regulated, maintained and recycled. It is composed of 83 people divided into 4 research groups. It's also organized around 5 themes to exhibit and encourage cross-functional and collaborative inter-group activities. These themes are each driven by a duo of academic. Finally, the 3rd organizational layer of LGI is its set of 7 research chairs supported by companies.
A recent mapping of the CentraleSupélec Research Centre's Impact Research has shown that the Industrial Engineering Laboratory publishes articles closely related to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), mainly the SDGs dealing with :
The Research Department
The 4 research groups
The 5 themes
7 Industrial Chairs