LAMES is located in the site of the University Gustave Eiffel, in Nantes. Its areas of research concern mechanical behavior, modelling, survey and management of transport infrastructures (roads, railways, airfield pavements, industrial platforms).
In 2020, the personnel of LAMES consists of 22 permanent members (including 14 researchers and engineers, 7 technicians, 1 administrative) and 10 non permanent members (including 6 PhD students).
Cosponsored by the TRB Full-Scale and Accelerated Pavement Testing Committee (AFD40), the 6th international conference organization on trafic accelerators has been attributed to the Lames and will be held in Nantes in September 2021.
The free database on the viscoelastic properties of pavement materials is available online :