Centre de technologies avancées (CTA) BRP-UdeS

Through collaboration with the Université de Sherbrooke and its other partners, CTA provides cutting-edge services for predictive engineering, testing and development of new technologies.

CTA has a modern 34,000 sq ft building for research and development with a value of $8.7 million. The building consists of laboratories, workshops and 80 office spaces. It is located in theInnovation Park of Université de Sherbrooke.

CTA Core Technologies

CTA is a non-profit organization poised as a Canadian leader in the development of specialized vehicles and advanced technologies in the following fields:

  • Transportation Electrification
  • Lightweight structures
  • Noise and Vibration
  • Mobile connectivity and mobile applications
  • Predictive engineering / simulations
  • Mechatronics
  • Vehicle dynamics

CTA Masters of Science and Ph.D. Studies

As a M.Sc or Ph.D. candidate at CTA, you will be supervised by a team of professors from the Faculty of Engineering of Université de Sherbrooke and engineers from the industry. All students in the M.Sc and Ph.D. programs receive funding from CTA.  If you do not receive funding from the National Science and Engineering Council (NSERC), Fonds de Recherche du Quebec – Nature et les Technologies (FRQNT) or another government organisation, CTA will compensate the student with the equivalent amount offered by NSERC. CTA is always looking for candidates in the M.Sc and Ph.D. programs. Please consult our website for more information. 

For non francophone candidates, it is possible to write the M.Sc. or Ph.D. thesis in English, however all courses are given in French at the Université de Sherbrooke.

Laboratory Services

CTA offers high tech laboratory services and is equipped with:

  • Engine and transmission dynamometers
  • Fatigue cycling presses
  • Instrumentation to capture engineering data
  • Acoustic and vibration labs
  • And more

Please consult our website for more information.

R&D Services

CTA, in collaboration with “BRP R&D Services Inc.”, offers research and development services in our areas of expertise:

  • Product development
  • Predictive engineering
  • Testing

Contact information

3000, boul. de l’Université – bâtiment P1
Sherbrooke (Québec) CANADA J1K 0A5

Telephone: +1 819 821-7657
Email: info@CTA-BRP-UdeS.com
Website: http://www.cta-brp-udes.com/

Funding for the CTA Project

CTA BRP-UdeS would not have been possible without the financial support of the Canada Economic Development.

February 2016