Section: Partnerships and Cooperations

European Initiatives

FP7 Projects


Participants : Stefan Haar, Serge Haddad.

  • Title: Univerself


  • Defi: The Network of the Future

  • Instrument: Integrated Project (IP)

  • Duration: September 2010 - August 2013

  • Coordinator: Alcatel Lucent (France)

  • Others partners:

    • Universiteit Twente,

    • Alcatel Lucent Ireland,

    • Alcatel Lucent Deutschland,

    • Valtion Teknillinen Tutkimuskeskus (Finland),

    • University of Piraeus,

    • France Telecom,

    • Telecom Italia,

    • National University of Athens,

    • Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Angewandten Forschung,

    • Interdisciplinary Institute for Broadband Technology,

    • Telefonica Investigacion y Desarrollo,

    • Thales Communications,

    • INRIA,

    • Nec Europe,

    • University of Surrey,

    • University College London

    • IBBT (Belgium).

  • See also: http://www.univerself-project.eu/

  • Abstract: UniverSelf unites 17 partners with the aim of overcoming the growing management complexity of future networking systems, and to reduce the barriers that complexity and ossification pose to further growth. Univerself has been launched in October 2010 and is scheduled for four years.

Collaborations in European Programs, except FP7

DISC: Grant Agreement 224498

Participants : Stefan Haar, Serge Haddad.

Serge Haddad and Stefan Haar are participating, as associate members of INRIA Rennes, in the Project on Distributed Supervisory Control of Large Plants - DISC. The European Commission supports the project financially by the EU.ICT program, Challenge ICT-2007.3.3 (Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)). 1 September 2008 - 1 September 2011. Project partners:

  • University of Cagliari (coordinator),

  • CWI - Amsterdam, Ghent University,

  • Technical University of Berlin,

  • University of Zaragoza,

  • INRIA,

  • Akhela s.r.l. Italy,

  • Czech Academy of Sciences,

  • Ministry of the Flemish Government,

  • CyBio AG.

Serge Haddad and Stefan Haar are among the INRIA participants of the IP Univerself on autonomous Management in telecommunications, along with members of the Distribcom group at INRIA Rennes and the MADYNES group at INRIA Nancy. The project consortium is :


Participants : Stefan Haar, Serge Haddad.

  • Title:Hycon2 (Highly-complex and networked control systems)


  • Defi: Engineering of Networked Monitoring and Control Systems

  • Instrument: Network of Excellence (NoE)

  • Duration: September 2010 - August 2014

  • Coordinator: CNRS (France)

  • Others partners:

    • Institut fran cais des sciences et technologies des transports, de l'aménagement et des réseaux (IFSTTAR), France;

    • European Embedded Control Institute (EECI), France;

    • Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich, Switzerland;

    • Technische Universität Dortmund,Germany;

    • Technische Universität Berlin,Germany;

    • Universität Kassel, Germany;

    • Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany;

    • Universidad de Sevilla, Spain;

    • Universidad de Valladolid, Spain;

    • Università degli Studi dell'Aquila, Italy;

    • Università di Pisa, Italy;

    • Università degli Studi di Trento,Italy;

    • Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy;

    • Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Italy;

    • Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy;

    • Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy;

    • Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands;

    • Technische Universiteit Delft, Netherlands;

    • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Netherlands;

    • Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Sweden;

    • Lunds Universitet, Sweden;

    • Laboratoire de Recherche en Informatique LRI - Univ. Paris-Sud

    • IMT - Lucca Institute for Advanced Studies IMT Italy.

  • See also: http://www.hycon2.eu/

  • Abstract: The FP7 NoE HYCON2, started in September 2010, is a four-year project coordinated by Françoise Lamnabhi-Lagarrigue. It aims at stimulating and establishing a long-term integration in the strategic field of control of complex, large-scale, and networked dynamical systems. It focuses in particular on the domains of ground and aerospace transportation, electrical power networks, process industries, and biological and medical systems.

Major European Organizations with which we cooperate

  • TU München, Lehrstuhl Esparza (Germany) organisme 1, labo 1 (pays 1)

  • Unfoldings of Petri nets (reveals relation)

  • University of Padova, Department of Pure and Applied mathematics (Italy)

  • Analysis of Contextual nets and their unfoldings

  • DISCO team, Università degli Studi di Milano (Italy)

  • Structural analysis of partially ordered structures, in particular orthomodularity.