Scientific Events Organisation
We organized the 13th International Conference in Monte Carlo & Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing, in Rennes, July 1-6, 2018. The MCQMC Conference is a biennial meeting on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo methods and the premier event on the topic; it has attracted 300 people from all over the world.
General Chair, Scientific Chair
Member of the Organizing Committees
Y. Hadjadj-Aoul is co-chairing the Steering Committee of the International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM) from December 2016 and member of the steering committee since 2015.
Yann Busnel has been member of the Organization Committee of the 17th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (AdHoc-Now 2018), in Saint-Malo, France, in July 2018, acting as Publicity Chair.
Scientific Events Selection
Chair of Conference Program Committees
Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul was Track-Coordinator for the “Satellites IoT and M2M Networks” of the “International Conference on Smart Communications and Networking” (SmartNets), Hammamet, Tunisia (Nov. 2018).
Member of the Conference Program Committees
Pierre L'Ecuyer was a member of the program committee of the following events:
Patrick Maillé was a member of the program committee of the following events:
Bruno Tuffin was a member of the program committee of the following events:
Yann Busnel was a member of the program committee of the following events:
Gerardo Rubino was a member of the program committee of the following event:
Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul was a member of the program committee of the following events:
Yann Busnel served as a reviewer for several major international journals and conferences, such as TPDS (IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems).
Bruno Sericola served as a reviewer for several major international conferences.
César Viho has reviewed papers for the journals IEEE Transaction on Wireless Communication, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Communications, IEEE Communications Magazine, and for the following international conferences: IWCNC, Globecom, and CCNC.
Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul has served as a reviewer for several major international conferences such as IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC.
Gerardo Rubino served as a reviewer for several major international conferences.
Member of the Editorial Boards
Bruno Tuffin is the Simulation Area Editor for Informs Journal on Computing since Jan. 2016.
Bruno Tuffin is an associate editor for the following journal:
Pierre L'Ecuyer is an associate editor for the following journals:
Bruno Sericola is an associate editor for the following journals:
Bruno Sericola is Editor in Chief of the books series “Stochastic Models in Computer Science and Telecommunications Networks”, ISTE/WILEY, since March 2015.
Reviewer - Reviewing Activities
Bruno Sericola, Bruno Tffin, Gerardo Rubino, served as reviewers for several major international journals.
Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul has reviewed papers for the journals: Elsevier Computer Networks, Elsevier Computer communication, IEEE Communication Letters, Transaction on Vehicular Technologies (TVT), IEEE Communication magazine, IEEE Journal On Selected Area of Communication, IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence, Springer Journal of Network and Systems Management, Springer Annals of Telecommunications.
B. Tuffin. gave the tutorial “Recherche opérationnelle et théorie des jeux pour l'analyse de la neutralité du Net" in 19ème congrès de la Société Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide A la Decision (ROADEF), Lorient, France, 21-23 Février 2018.
B. Tuffin gave the following seminar presentations:
B. Tuffin. Estimating the mean and tail-distribution measures of time to failure by simulation. Meeting COSMOS(Contrôle et Optimisation Stochastique, MOdélisation et Simulation), GR Recherche Opérationnelle CNRS, June 18, 2018.
Yann Busnel made several invited and keynote talks:
How to generate uniform Samples on large-scale data streams, Invited talk at SMURF Workshop: Survey Methods and their use in Related Fields, Institute of Statistics, University of Neuchâtel, August 2018.
Gerardo Rubino made several invited and keynote talks:
Machine Learning Developments around the PSQA Project, plenary speaker in the workshop by invitation Machine Learning in Communication Systems, organized by the German DFG Collaborate Research Center 1053 “MAKI”: Multi-Mechanism Adaptation for the Future Internet, Darmstadt, Germany, March 23, 2018.
Random Neural Networks and Extensions. Applications to networking, plenary speaker in the TMA Experts Summit by invitation, as part of IEEE Network Traffic Measurement and Analysis Conference (TMA'18), Vienna, Austria, June 2018.
Duality concepts and applications in difference and differential linear systems, A. Krinik and G. Rubino, invited talk in The American Mathematical Society (AMS) Fall Western Sectional Meeting, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, October 2018.
Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul gave the following tutorial:
Gerardo Rubino gave the following tutorial:
Introduction to rare event analysis using Monte Carlo, G. Rubino, tutorial in 13th International Conference in Monte Carlo & Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing (MCQMC 2018), Rennes, France, July 2018.
Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul gave the following seminar presentation:
Leadership within the Scientific Community
César Viho is director of the MAthSTIC (Mathematics, Electronics and Computer Sciences) doctoral school in charge of managing the recruitment of around 1100 PhD students and their activities during their doctorate, in all the concerned areas of the UBL (Université Bretagne Loire).