Research Program
New Software and Platforms
Research Program
New Software and Platforms

Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events Organisation

General Chair, Scientific Chair
  • P. Goatin was member of the scientific committee of “PED2016 - Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics”, Hefei (China), October 2016.

  • P. Goatin is member of the the scientific committee of the annual seminar CEA-GAMNI “Numerical fluid-mechanics”.

  • A. Habbal was member of the scientific committee of the CARI 2016 Colloque Africain sur la Recherche en Informatique et Mathematiques Appliquees, Tunis (Tunisia) 10-14 October 2016.

Member of the Organizing Committees
  • P. Goatin organized the Workshop “TRAM3 Terminus”, Sophia Antipolis (France), January 2016.

  • R. Duvigneau was co-organizer of the mini-symposium "Surrogate Models for Efficient Robust Optimization and Data Assimilation in Computational Mechanics", part of SIAM Conference on Uncertainty Quantification, Lausanne, April 2016.


Reviewer - Reviewing Activities
  • J.-A. Désidéri has made reviews for the International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making, and Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences,

  • R. Duvigneau is a reviewer for the following international journals : Computers & Fluids, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, Computer Methods for Applied Mechanical Engineering, Computer Aided Geometric Design, Applied Mathematics & Mechanics, Engineering Optimization.

  • P. Goatin is reviewers for the following international journals: Acta Applicandæ Mathematicæ ; African Journal of Mathematics and Computer Science Research; Algorithms; Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincaré (C) Analyse Non Linéaire; Applied Mathematics and Computation; Computer-aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering; Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems; European Journal of Operational Research; IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control; IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems; International Journal of Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations; Journal of Computational Physics; Journal of Flow, Turbulence and Combustion; Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences; Mathematics of Computation; Networks and Heterogeneous Media; New Journal of Physics; Nonlinear Analysis Ser. B: Real World Applications; SIAM Journal of Mathematical Analysis; SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics; SIAM Journal of Numerical Analysis; SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing.

  • A. Habbal is reviewer for the following international journals: Applied Mathematics (AM), Scientific Research Publishing ; Journal of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization ; Journal of Math. Model. Nat. Phenom. ; International Journal of Mechanical Sciences ; Modern Applied Science ; Asian Journal of Control ; Applied Mathematics and Computation ; Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering ; Bulletin of Mathematical Biology ; Journal of Pure and Applied Functional Analysis ; AMS reviews.

Invited Talks

  • J.-A. Désidéri: ONERA Palaison, April 2016.

    Invited talk: “Multiple Gradient Descent Algorithm for Multiobjective Optimization”,

  • R. Duvigneau: Ecole Navale, Brest, January 2016.

    Invited talk: "The Sensitivity Equation Method for optimization, fast estimation of neighboring solutions and uncertainty propagation".

  • R. Duvigneau: Ecole des Mines Paris-Tech, Sophia-Antipolis, June 2016.

    Invited talk: "Optimization of complex fluid systems using a statistical learning strategy".

  • P. Goatin: EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, Helsinki (Finland), October 2016.

    Session: “The road to future urban mobility”.

    Invited talk: “Traffic management by macroscopic models”.

  • P. Goatin: SIMAI 2016 - XIII Congress of the Italian Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Milano (Italy), September 2016.

    Mini-symposium: “Analysis and numerics for the modeling through conservation laws”.

    Invited talk: “A Riemann Solver at junctions preserving priorities”.

    Mini-symposium: “Mean-field models in pedestrian dynamics”.

    Invited talk: “Non-local macroscopic models of traffic flow”.

  • P. Goatin: 11th Meeting on Nonlinear Hyperbolic PDEs and Applications, Trieste (Italy), June 2016.

    Invited talk: “Conservation laws with local constraints arising in traffic modeling”.

  • P. Goatin: SIAM Conference on Uncertainty Quantification, Lausanne (Switzerland), April 2016.

    Mini-symposium: “Data-driven methods for uncertainty quantification”.

    Invited talk: “Parametric uncertainty in macroscopic traffic flow models calibration from GPS data”.

  • P. Goatin: Workshop “Analysis and control on networks: trends and perspectives”, Padova (Italy), March 2016.

    Invited talk: “Optimization based control of networks of discretized PDEs: Application to road traffic management”.

  • P. Goatin: ANR HJNet 5th Meeting, Tours (France), January 2016.

    Invited talk: “Conservation laws with local and unilateral flux constraints”.

  • A. Habbal: IX NPU-UTC Sino-French Seminar on Virtual Prototyping for Design and Fabrication, 11-15 April 2016.

    Invited talk: “Pareto optimality and game equilibria, two approaches to solve multiobjective optimization”.

  • A. Habbal: Lorentz Center workshop SAMCO: Surrogate-Assisted Multi-Criteria Optimization, February 29 - March 4, 2016.

    Invited senior participant: "Many objectives and selection algorithms".

Scientific Expertise

J.-A. Désidéri has been a consultant for ONERA (since 2007) at DMFN-Châtillon (Dept. of Numerical Fluid Mechanics) and DAAP-Meudon (Dept. of Applied Aerodynamics), and also directs a thesis at DADS-Châtillon (Dept. of Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics).

Research Administration

  • P. Goatin is member of BCP (“Bureau du Comité des Projets”) at Inria Sophia Antipolis Méditerranée.