Overall Objectives
Research Program
Application Domains
Highlights of the Year
New Results
Bilateral Contracts and Grants with Industry
Partnerships and Cooperations
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Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events Organisation

General Chair, Scientific Chair

Claire Chainais-Hillairet was general chair of the organisation committee of FVCA8 held in Lille on June 12-16, 2017. Clément Cancès was general chair for the Journée de la Fédération de Recherche Mathématique du Nord–Pas-de-Calais on October, 4. He also organized the closing day of the ANR Geopor on Nov. 7, 2017.

Emmanuel Creusé is a member of the organizing committee of the Study Week Mathematics-Enterprises, which will take place in Lille from January 2018, 29 to February 2018, 02. (see

Thomas Rey was a main organizer of the Microturbu workshop held in Lille on Oct. 19–20, 2017.

Member of the Organizing Committees

The whole team RAPSODI was involved in the organization of the FVCA8 conference.

Scientific Events Selection

Chair of Conference Program Committees

Clément Cancès edited the proceedings of FVCA8 together with Pascal Omnes (CEA Saclay & Univ. Paris Nord).


Several member of the team RAPSODI were deeply involved in the reviewing process for the FVCA8 proceedings.


Member of the Editorial Boards

C. Chainais-Hillairet is a member of the editorial board of the North-Western European Journal of Mathematics ( nwejm/) and of the International Journal on Finite Volumes (

Reviewer - Reviewing Activities

The members of the team RAPSODI reviewed numerous papers for numerous international journals.

Invited Talks

Scientific Expertise

C. Cancès reported on scientific proposals for the Croatian Science Foundation (HRZZ).

Research Administration

C. Cancès is the head of the MaNu Research Group (GdR MaNu, funded by the Institute for Mathematical Sciences and Interaction (INSMI) of the French National Center for Research (CNRS).

During the training year 2016-2017, E. Creué got an Inria partial delegation (50%). He had in charge to develop some actions promoted by AMIES (Agency for Mathematics in Interaction with Business and Society). More particularly, his action was devoted to several characteristic points:

C. Chainais-Hillairet is head of the Commission Emplois de Recherche of the Lille - Nord Europe Inria research center.

C. Calgaro is a member of the Commission de la Formation et de la Vie Universitaire of the Academic Council of Université Lille 1.

I. Lacroix-Violet, B. Merlet and Thomas Rey are members of the Conseil du Laboratoire Paul Painlevé.

C. Cancès and B. Merlet are members of the commission des thèses of the Ecole doctorale.

I. Lacroix-Violet was organizing the weekly seminar of the ANEDP team of the Paul Painlevé laboratory until last July. She was substituted by T. Rey in September 2017.