Category Archives: Non classé

CERMICS and IMAGINE coordinate the new volume of the journal “Transitions”

Tony Lelièvre (CERMICS) and David Picard (IMAGINE) have been invited to coordinate the third volume of the journal “Transitions” on “Models and data for the environment”. This volume includes many contributions from researchers working at CERMICS and IMAGINE, and more generally from scientists and engineers who use numerical methods in their everyday life to nourish their research on the ecological… Read more »

Fabian Glöckle co-author of CodeLlama, the new general audience AI of MetaAI

Meta AI just released Code Llama, a large language model dedicated to coding. This software is based on Llama 2, and is one of the most performant open source options currently available. It is in particular a direct competitor to ChatGPT and Bing AI to generate new codes, and/or explain or comment lines of code. Fabian Glöckle, PhD student at… Read more »

Arrival of Pierre Lissy at CERMICS

Pierre Lissy joined the Modeling, Analysis and Simulation team at CERMICS on September 1st, 2023. His research focus is on control and stabilization of linear or nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, with a special emphasis on coupled systems. He obtained his PhD in 2013 at Sorbonne Université under the supervision of Jean-Michel Coron. From 2014 to 2023, He was associate professor… Read more »

Research school “Sampling high dimensional probability measures”

Sampling high dimensional probability measures is a key issue in various scientific fields, including molecular dynamics and computational statistical physics (with applications in physics, chemistry, materials science and computational biology), as well as statistics (in particular Bayesian statistics) and more recently machine learning. In order to train a new generation of scientists to these questions, a summer school is organized… Read more »

14th international conference on Monte Carlo Methods and applications (MCM 2023)

Benjamin Jourdain and Tony Lelièvre are two of the co-organizers of the 14th international conference on Monte Carlo Methods and applications (MCM 2023), together with Stéphanie Allassonnière, Jean-François Chassagneux, Florence Forbes, Emmanuel Gobet and Gilles Pagès. This biennial event is one of the most prominent conference series devoted to research on the mathematical aspects of stochastic simulation and Monte Carlo… Read more »

Hervé Andrès wins the Best Risk Management Paper Award at the International Congress of Actuaries

Hervé Andrès, a PhD student at CERMICS, was awarded the Best Risk Management Paper prize at the International Congress of Actuaries, held in Sydney from May 28th to June 1st. His article “Signature-based validation of real-world economic scenarios” presents a novel approach for validating economic scenarios using advanced tools of non-parametric statistics and stochastic analysis. A graduate of École des… Read more »

Jon-Shmuel Halfway to Twelfty conference

The upcoming  Jon-Shmuel Halfway to Twelfty conference will be held July 4-7 at Ecole des Ponts et Chaussées to celebrate the 60th birthdays of Jon Lee and Shmuel Onn and will bring together a diverse group of researchers interested in continuous and integer optimization, computational and discrete geometry, theory and applications. Renown experts from leading institutions will gather at Ecole des Ponts… Read more »

Claude Le Bris is appointed as a senior Zuse Fellow

Claude Le Bris has been appointed as a senior Zuse Fellow at the Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB). The ZIB is an interdisciplinary research institute for applied mathematics and data-intensive high-performance computing. Its research focuses on modeling, simulation and optimization with scientific cooperation partners from academia and industry. Claude Le Bris would like to take the opportunity of this fellowship to also… Read more »