The CNRS CAC (Centre Acoustique Jacques Cartier) Associate International Laboratory was created on January 1, 2019, for a period of 4 years. It includes laboratories or teams from the University of Sherbrooke (Department of Mechanical Engineering and Acoustics Group of the University of Sherbrooke -GAUS-), the University of Lyon (LMFA, LTDS, LVA) and the University of Le Mans (LAUM).
First LIA created in Acoustics, it develops its actions according to 5 themes: Vibroacoustics, Aeroacoustics, Materials and Metamaterials, Vibroacoustic Imaging and Non-destructive Testing, Active Control, Field Synthesis and Perception.
The LIA CAC is co-directed by Alain Berry (GAUS) and Christophe Bogey (LMFA-CNRS).