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Doctoral Dissertations and Habilitation Theses

Articles in International Peer-Reviewed Journals

International Conferences with Proceedings

  • 29J. Orłowski, A. Chaillet, M. Sigalotti, A. Destexhe.

    Adaptive scheme for pathological oscillations disruption in a delayed neuronal population model, in: 57th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Miami Beach, United States, Proceedings of the 57th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, December 2018.


Conferences without Proceedings

  • 30J.-M. Coron, F. Marbach, F. Sueur, P. Zhang.

    On the controllability of the Navier-Stokes equation in a rectangle, with a little help of a distributed phantom force, in: Journées EDP, Obernai, France, June 2018.


Scientific Books (or Scientific Book chapters)

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    Geometry, analysis and dynamics on sub-Riemannian manifolds. Vol. II, EMS Series of Lectures in Mathematics, European Mathematical Society (EMS), Zürich, 2016, viii+299 p, Lecture notes from the IHP Trimester held at the Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris and from the CIRM Summer School “Sub-Riemannian Manifolds: From Geodesics to Hypoelliptic Diffusion” held in Luminy, Fall 2014.

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    Stability of planar switched systems: the linear single input case, in: SIAM J. Control Optim., 2002, vol. 41, no 1, pp. 89–112. [ DOI : 10.1137/S0363012900382837 ]
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  • 86U. Boscain, R. A. Chertovskih, J. P. Gauthier, A. O. Remizov.

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  • 88U. Boscain, J. Duplaix, J.-P. Gauthier, F. Rossi.

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    Jacobi equations and comparison theorems for corank 1 sub-Riemannian structures with symmetries, in: J. Geom. Phys., 2011, vol. 61, no 4, pp. 781–807.

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  • 118D. Liberzon.

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  • 119D. Liberzon.

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  • 121W. Liu.

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    Ricci curvature for metric-measure spaces via optimal transport, in: Ann. of Math. (2), 2009, vol. 169, no 3, pp. 903–991.

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  • 125L. Massoulié.

    Stability of distributed congestion control with heterogeneous feedback delays, in: IEEE Trans. Automat. Control, 2002, vol. 47, no 6, pp. 895–902, Special issue on systems and control methods for communication networks.

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  • 127M. Mirrahimi.

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  • 148H. J. Sussmann.

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    Lectures on Lyapunov exponents, Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2014, vol. 145, xiv+202 p.

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    Optimal control, Systems & Control: Foundations & Applications, Birkhäuser Boston, Inc., Boston, MA, 2000, xviii+507 p.
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    An introduction to hybrid dynamical systems, Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences, Springer-Verlag London, Ltd., London, 2000, vol. 251, xiv+174 p.