Overall Objectives
Scientific Foundations
Application Domains
New Results
Contracts and Grants with Industry
Other Grants and Activities


Major publications by the team in recent years

E. Altman, B. Gaujal, A. Hordijk.
Discrete-Event Control of Stochastic Networks: Multimodularity and Regularity, LNM, Springer-Verlag, 2003, no 1829.
K. Atif, B. Plateau.
Stochastic Automata Network for modeling parallel systems, in: IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, October 1991, vol. 17, no 10.
B. Gaujal, S. Haar, J. Mairesse.
Blocking a Transition in a Free Choice Net, and what it tells about its throughput, in: Journal of Computer and System Sciences, 2003, vol. 66, no 3, p. 515-548.
J.-M. Vincent.
Some Ergodic Results on Stochastic Iterative Discrete Event Systems, in: Discrete Event Dynamic Systems, 1997, vol. 7, no 2, p. 209-232.

Publications of the year

Doctoral Dissertations and Habilitation Theses

N. Abed.
Exploration probabiliste de larges espaces d’états pour la vérification, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, June 2009, Ph. D. Thesis.
L. Brenner.
Réseaux d'Automates Stochastiques: Analyse trasitoire en temps continu et Algèbre tensorielle pour une sémantique en temps discret, Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble, France, September 2009, Ph. D. Thesis.
A. Sales.
Réseaux d'Automates Stochastiques: Génération de l'espace d'états atteignables et Multiplication vecteur-descripteur pour une sémantique en temps discret, Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble, France, September 2009, Ph. D. Thesis.
B. Videau.
Expérimentations sur les nouvelles architectures: Des processeurs multi-cœurs aux grilles de calcul, Université Joseph Fourier, September 2009, Ph. D. Thesis.
T. Webber.
Reducing the Impact of State Space Explosion in Stochastic Automata Networks, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, March 2009, Ph. D. Thesis.

Articles in International Peer-Reviewed Journal

L. Brenner, P. Fernandes, J.-M. Fourneau, B. Plateau.
Modelling Grid5000 point availability with SAN, in: Electronic Notes In Theoretical Computer Science, March 2009, vol. 232, p. 165-178.
N. Gast, B. Gaujal.
Infnite Labeled Trees: from Rational to Sturmian Trees, in: Theoretical Computer Science, 2009, Accepted for publication.
L. Genovese, M. Ospici, T. Deutsch, J.-F. Méhaut, A. Neelov, S. Goedecker.
Density Functional Theory Calculation on many-cores Hybrid CPU-GPU architectures, in: Journal of Chemical Physics, July 2009, vol. 131, no 3, 034103 p.
B. Yenke, J.-F. Méhaut, M. Tchuenté.
Scheduling of Computing Services on Intranet Networks, in: IEEE Transactions on Computing Services, 2009, Accepted for publication.

Invited Conferences

L. M. Schnorr, G. Huard, B. Stein, J.-M. Vincent.
Visualization for Performance Debugging of Large-Scale Parallel Applications, in: SBAC (tutorial), Saõ-Paulo, Brazil, October 2009.
J.-M. Vincent.
Perfect Sampling of Queuing Networks with Complex Routing complexity and computational aspects, in: RESCOM (tutorial), La Palmyre, June 2009.

International Peer-Reviewed Conference/Proceedings

J. Anselmi, B. Gaujal.
Performance Evaluation of Work Stealing for Streaming Applications, in: International Conference On Principles Of Distributed Systems (OPODIS), Nimes, France, 2009.
A. Benoit, M. Gallet, B. Gaujal, Y. Robert.
Computing the throughput of replicated workflows on heterogeneous platforms, in: Int. conf. on Parallel Processing, ICPP, Vienna, Austria, 2009.
A. Bouillard, B. Cottenceau, B. Gaujal, L. Hardouin, S. Lagrange, M. Lhommeau, E. Thierry.
COINC Library : A toolbox for Network Calculus, in: Fourth International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools, Valuetools, Pisa, Italy, 2009.
M. Castro, L. G. Fernandes, C. Pousa, J.-F. Méhaut, M. Aguiar.
NUMA-ICTM: A Parallel Version of ICTM Exploiting Memory Placement Strategies for NUMA Machines, in: Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Scientific and Engineering Computing (PDSEC), Roma, Italy, May 2009.
M. Cera, Y. Georgiou, O. Richard, N. Maillard, P. Navaux.
Supporting MPI Malleable Applications upon the OAR Resource Manager, in: Colloque d'Informatique INRIA Brésil, Coopérations, Avancées, Défis (COLIBRI), 2009.
B. Claudel, G. Huard, O. Richard.
TakTuk, Adaptive Deployment of Remote Executions, in: Proceedings of the International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC), June 2009.
P. Coucheney, E. Hyon, C. Touati, B. Gaujal.
Myopic versus clairvoyant admission policies in wireless networks, in: 3rd ICST/ACM International Workshop on Game Theory in Communication Networks, Pisa, ICST, 2009, invited paper.
P. Coucheney, C. Touati, B. Gaujal.
Different Dynamics for Optimal Association in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks, in: The 5th workshop on Resource Allocation, Cooperation and Competition in Wireless Networks (RAWNET/WNC3), June 2009.
P. Coucheney, C. Touati, B. Gaujal.
Fair and Efficient User-Network Association Algorithm for Multi-Technology Wireless Networks, in: Proc. of the 28th conference on Computer Communications miniconference (INFOCOM), 2009.
P. Coucheney, C. Touati, B. Gaujal.
Selection of Efficient Pure Strategies in Allocation Games, in: Proc. of the International Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets), 2009.
G. Da-Costa, J.-P. Gelas, Y. Georgiou, L. Lefevre, A.-C. Orgerie, J.-M. Pierson, O. Richard, K. Sharma.
The GREEN-NET Framework: Energy Efficiency in Large Scale Distributed Systems, in: HPPAC 2009 : High Performance Power Aware Computing Workshop in conjunction with IPDPS 2009, Rome, Italy, May 2009.
F. Dupros, C. Pousa, A. Carissimi, J.-F. Méhaut.
Parallel Seismic Wave Propagation on NUMA architectures, in: Proceedings of International Conference on Parallel Computing (ParCO), ENS Lyon, September 2009.
N. Gast, B. Gaujal.
A Mean Field Approach for Optimization in Particle Systems and Applications, in: Fourth International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools, Valuetools, Pisa, 2009.
A. Harbaoui, N. Salmi, B. Dillenseger, J.-M. Vincent.
Achieving automatic performance modelling of black boxes for self-sizing, in: HotAC IV, Barcelona, June 2009.
B. Javadi, D. Kondo, J.-M. Vincent, D. P. Anderson.
Mining for Statistical Models of Availability in Large-Scale Distributed Systems: An Empirical Study of SETI@home, in: 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), September 2009.
H. Joumaa, Y. Demazeau, J.-M. Vincent.
Performance visualization of a transport multi-agent application, in: 7th International Conference on Practical Applications of Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, PAAMS09, Salamanca, Spain, Springer Verlag, March 2009, p. 188-196, AISC 55.
I. Kadi, N. Pekergin, J.-M. Vincent.
Different Monotonicity Definitions in Stochastic Modelling, in: ASMTA, Madrid, LNCS, June 2009, no 5513, p. 144-158.
H. Kameda, E. Altman, C. Touati, A. Legrand.
Nash Equilibrium Based Fairness, in: Proc. of the International Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets), 2009.
D. Kondo, B. Javadi, P. Malécot, F. Cappello, D. P. Anderson.
Cost-Benefit Analysis of Cloud Computing versus Desktop Grids, in: 18th International Heterogeneity in Computing Workshop, Rome, Italy, May 2009
L. Nussbaum, O. Richard.
A Comparative Study of Network Link Emulators, in: 12 Communications and Networking Simulation Symposium (CNS'09), San Diego, USA, 2009.
L. Nussbaum, O. Richard.
On Robust Covert Channels Inside DNS, in: 24th IFIP International Security Conference, Pafos, Cyprus, 2009.
B. Plateau, A. Sales.
Reachable state space generation for structured models which use functional transitions, in: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on the Quantitative Evaluation of Systems (QEST'09), Budapest, Hungary, IEEE Computer Society, September 2009, p. 269-278.
C. Pousa, M. Castro, F. Dupros, A. Carissimi, L. G. Fernandes, J.-F. Méhaut.
High Performance Applications on Hierarchical Shared Memory Multiprocessors, in: Colloque d'Informatique INRIA Brésil, Coopérations, Avancées, Défis (COLIBRI), Bento Goncalves, Brazil, July 2009.
C. Pousa, M. Castro, L. G. Fernandes, A. Carissimi, J.-F. Méhaut.
Memory Affinity for Hierarchical Shared Memory Multiprocessors, in: Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Computer Architectures and High Performance Computing (SBAC-PAD), Sao Paulo, Brazil, IEEE, October 2009.
C. Prada Rojas, V. Marangozova, K. Georgiev, J.-F. Méhaut, M. Santana.
Towards a Component Based Observation of MPSoC, in: Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Symposium on Embedded Multicore Systems on Chips (MCSoC), Vienna, Austria, September 2009.
P. Velho, A. Legrand.
Accuracy Study and Improvement of Network Simulation in the SimGrid Framework, in: SIMUTools'09, 2nd International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques, 2009
B. Videau, E. Saule, J.-F. Méhaut.
Parallel Runtime and Algorithms for Small Datasets, in: Proceedings of the 2nd International IEEE Workshop on Multi-Core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS), Fukuoka, Japan, March 2009.

National Peer-Reviewed Conference/Proceedings

M. Ospici, L. Genovese, T. Deutsch.
Exploitation et partage de GPU dans des grappes de calcul hybride, in: Rencontres Francophones du Parallélisme (RenPar), Toulouse, France, September 2009.
C. Prada Rojas, V. Marangozova, K. Georgiev, J.-F. Méhaut, M. Santana.
Observation de systèmes embarqués : une approche à base de composants, in: Conférence Française sur les Systèmes en Exploitation (CFSE), Toulouse, France, September 2009.

Scientific Books (or Scientific Book chapters)

F. Cappello, G. Fedak, D. Kondo, P. Malécot, A. Rezmerita.
Desktop Grids : From Volunteer Distributed Computing to High Throughput Computing Production Platforms, in: Handbook of Research on Scalable Computing Technologies, K.-C. Li, C.-H. Hsu, L. Tianruo Yang, J. Dongarra, H. Zima (editors), IGI Global, 2009.
B. Gaujal, J.-M. Vincent.
Comparison of stochastic task-ressource systems, in: New trends in scheduling, Taylor and Francis publisher, 2009, to appear.
A. Legrand, L. Eyraud.
Influence of Platform Models on Scheduling Techniques, in: New Trends in Scheduling, Taylor and Francis publisher, 2009, To appear.

Internal Reports

N. Balacheff, J. Crowley, C. Garbay, F. Ouabdesselam, B. Plateau.
Proposition d'une unité mixte de recherche 2007-2010, CNRS-INP-INRIA-UJF-UPMF, LIG, Grenoble, France, 2009, no RR-LIG-001, Research Report.
K. R. Braghetto, F. Joao Eduardo, J.-M. Vincent.
Comparison of Modeling Approaches to Business Process Performance Evaluation, INRIA, 2009, no 7065, Technical report.
N. Gast, B. Gaujal.
A Mean Field Approach for Optimization in Particles Systems and Applications, INRIA, 2009, no RR-6877, Research Report.
A. Harbaoui, N. Salmi, B. Dillenseger, J.-M. Vincent.
Automatic performance modelling of black boxes targetting self-sizing, INRIA, 2009, no 7027, Technical report.
C. Prada Rojas, V. Marangozova, K. Georgiev, J.-F. Méhaut, M. Santana.
Towards a Component-based Observation of MPSoC, INRIA, April 2009, no 6905, Research Report.

References in notes

A. Lebre, Y. Denneulin.
aIOLi: An Input/Output LIbrary for cluster of SMP, in: Proceedings of CCGrid 2005, Cardiff, Pays de Galles, 2005.