Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific events organisation

General chair, scientific chair

Together with Colin Guillarmou, Matti Lassas and Jérôme Le Rousseau, David Dos Santos Ferreira organized an IHP trimester on Inverse Problems in April-June 2015 (more than 100 participants).

Takahashi and Tucsnak organized a workshop “Infinite dimensional systems in fluid mechanics and biology', from December 7th to December 11th in the Guadeloupe Island.

Scientific events selection

Member of the conference program committees
  • Xavier Antoine was a member of the program committee of Waves 2015, Germany, Karlsruhe, July 20-24, 2015.

  • Thomas Chambrion is a member of the program committee of IFAC CPDE 2016.

  • Thomas Chambrion is a regular reviewer for papers submitted to IEEE CDC (2 papers in 2015) and ACC (2 papers in 2015).

  • David Dos Santos Ferreira has written reviews for papers submitted to Annales Scientifiques de l’École Normale Supérieure and Annales de l’Institut Fourier.


Member of the editorial boards

Xavier Antoine has been in charge of Numerical Analysis in the editorial board of “Mathématiques Appliquées pour le Master/SMAI” since 2014.

Reviewer - Reviewing activities

Most of the members are reviewer for major journals in the fields.

  • Xavier Antoine is a referee for about 15 journal papers a year in “Journal of Computational Physics” and various SIAM journals.

  • Thomas Chambrion is a regular referee for the journals “Automatica” and “IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control”.

  • Julie Valein is a regular referee for the journals “Mathematical Control and Related Fields” and “Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems A”.

Invited talks

Thomas Chambrion was organizer and chairman of the invited minisymposium “Quantum Control” in the conference SIAM CT 2015, organized in Paris.

Xavier Antoine has given invited talks in the following scientific events

  • Minisymposium ”Numerical Simulation of Quantum and Kinetic Problems”, ICCP9, Singapore, January 2015.

  • Workshop "Mathematical physics for cold atoms", Grenoble, March 2015.

  • Semaine d'Analyse Numérique de Besançon : ”XFEM, Nitsche FEM, FEM Adaptative, Conditions aux Limites Artificielles”, June 2015.

  • ”Complex phenomena in optics: theory and experiments”, November 2015 Besançon,

David Dos Santos Ferreira has given talks in the following conferences:

  • Applied Inverse Problems, Helsinki, May 2015.

  • School on Fourier Integral Operators, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

Alexandre Munnier has participated to the following workshops as an invited speaker:

  • Waveguides: Asymptotic Methods and NumericalAanalysis, Naples, May 2015.

  • Third Workshop “Probl`emes Inverses et Doamines Associés”, Marseille, December 2015.

Karim Ramdani participated as an invited speaker to the following workshops and conferences:

Julie Valein gave an invited talk at “Workshop on control and inverse problems”, Besançon, March 2015.

Scientific expertise

  • Xavier Antoine was in charge of the ANR mathematics program until August 2015.

  • Thomas Chambrion belongs to the selection panel for the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.

  • Julie Valein belongs to the ANR expert panel for ANR JCJC.

Research administration

Xavier Antoine has been head of IECL since September 2015.