Section: Other Grants and Activities
Visits of Maestro staff to other research institutions
- E. Altman
visited France Telecom R&D , Issy-les-Moulineaux, on February 15–16, 2005 and on June 21, 2005 within the framework of a two years contract with France Telecom R&D which started in February 2005. On July 22-23, 2005 he visited Int (Institut National des Télécommunications) in Evry, France, for a collaboration with T. Chahed (as part of the Cellular Specific Joint Research Project of the Network of Excellence EuroNgi ). E. Altman also participated in a meeting at Ens in Paris, with other members of the Cellular EuroNgi project May 26–27, 2005, and he participed in a meeting in Milano, Italy, on February 8, 2005, for preparation of the Ist European Bionets Integrated Project.
- K. Avrachenkov
Cwi , Amsterdam (April 21–27, 2005), St. Petersburg State University, Russia (May 1–15, 2005), Belarussian State University, Belarus (December 23–31, 2005), and University of South Australia (November 1–30, 2005).
- A.-E. Baert
visited the Computer Science Laboratory of the Ens Lyon (November, 24–25).
- L. Cottatellucci
visited the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ( Mit ), Boston, USA, (October 14–15, 2005) on a travel grant from Mit , Int in Evry, France (November 14–17, 2005), and École Normale Supérieure ( Ens ) in Paris (November, 18 2005).
- A. A. Kherani
visited T. Basar and R. Srikant at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign (May 2005), and R. Núñez Queija at Cwi , Amsterdam, The Netherlands (June 2005).
- D. Kumar
visited Iit Delhi and IISc Bangalore, India (July 30 – August 27, 2005) and France Telecom R&D , Issy les Moulineaux, France (June 21 and December 5–6, 2005). On June 21 he gave a presentation on ``Novel Channel Switching Policies for Packet Data Transmission in UMTS'' at France Telecom R&D , Issy les Moulineaux, France.
- A. Jean-Marie
visited the Gerad , University of Montreal, Canada (May 9–May 28, 2005), and the Department of Applied Economics of the University of Valladolid (November 28–December 2, 2005).
- P. Nain
visited the University of Massachussets at Amherst, USA for two weeks in June 2005, in the framework of the Nsf Itr project on ``QoS in the future Internet''.
- B. Prabhu
visited the University of St. Petersburg, Russia (August 19–31, 2005) in the framework of the Pai Eco-Net project.