Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific events selection

Member of the editorial boards
  • Nicolas Broutin is member of the steering committee of the international meeting on analysis of algorithms (AofA).

  • Philippe Robert is Associate Editor of the Book Series “Mathématiques et Applications” edited by Springer Verlag and Associate Editor of the journal “Queueing Systems, Theory and Applications”.


  • Nicolas Broutin has given lectures at annual meeting of the ALEA working group of the GDR-IM, the workshop GRAAL that took place at IHES, at the workshop organized in honor of Svante Janson's 60's birthday in Sweden, and the workshop on geometric networks at the Symposium on Computational Geometry that was held in Einhoven. He gave a plenary lecture at the conference on analysis of algorithms that was held in Strobl in June. He has also exposed his results at the probability seminar in Grenoble, the seminar of algorithmic and combinatorial geometry at IHP, and at the probability seminar of the NYU-ECNU Math institute in Shanghai.

    Nicolas Broutin has given the following lectures:

    • "Almost optimal sparsification of random geometric graphs" on Jan 30 at the Journées Présage at the Computer Science department of the University of Marne-la-Vallée,

    • "The scaling limit of inhomogeneous random graphs" on June 29 at the Paris-Bath workshop that took place at the IHP.

    • "Combinatorial structures and fixed-points arguments" on Nov 1 at NYU-ECNU Mathematics institute in Shanghai

    • "Random graphs and their scaling limits" on Nov 24 at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

    He has visited the mathematics department of Beijing Normal University (China), the computer science department of McGill University (Canada), the Mathematics Institute at the Hong-Kong University of Science and Technology, the NYU-ECNU institute for mathematical sciences at NYU Shanghai (China).

  • Renaud Dessalles has given talks at the conference “Les probabilités de demain” (May 2016) and “Journées Modélisation Aléatoire et Statistique” (August 2016).

  • Christine Fricker and GT have given talks at the Sigmetrics and MAMA workshop, Juan-les-Pins,14-18 /6/2016 and at the 2nd ECQT (European Conference on Queueing Theory) Toulouse, 18-20/7/2016.

  • Veronica Quintuna Rodriguez gave a talk at the conference “17th International Network Strategy and Planning Symposium” in september (Montreal).

  • Philippe Robert gave a talk at the department of mathematics of Brown University (April), at the stochastic networks conference in San Diego, and at the conference “Modern Problems in Theoretical and Applied Probability” in Novosibirsk in August.

Scientific expertise

  • Christine Fricker is member of the jury of agrégation.

  • Philippe Robert is member of the scientific council of EURANDOM.