- Defense and security
- Who we are
ONERA is the French aeronautics, space and defense research lab.
A multi-disciplinary organization with experimental means unique in Europe,
ONERA brings expertise to government programs, both institutional and industrial.
- What we do
Research at ONERA meets the major challenges of the aerospace and defense industries.
It is the only organization in France gathering all the knowledge and skills in these areas.
DOTA - Theoretical and Applied Optics
To develop and use sensors and innovative measuring techniques for experimental research and the validation of codes and physical models. To design and produce instruments and specific on-board items of equipment for space, aeronautics and defense.
Areas of expertise
- Modeling optronic scenes and thermal-optical data
- Design, development and qualification of high-performance optical instruments
- High Resolution Imaging
- Laser systems