Inria Awards 2014
Inria announces the Inria awards 2014 winners. Find out who are acknowledged this year for their major contributions to computer science and promising innovations for our society and the proper functioning of Inria. The winners of five Inria awards in 2014 will be honoured on 13 October, at an awards ceremony at the Forum des Images in Paris.
Hugo Talbot has just received his doctorate from Inria. His research focuses on real-time simulation of cardiac electrophysiology. Through his video portrait, let's see an example of an Inria thesis.
- Digital medicine
- Medical simulation
- Asclepios team
- Shacra team
- Cardiac simulation
- Medical research
The Maison de la Simulationis a laboratory set up in 2011 at the Saclay site. In September, it will start to use a visualisation wall acquired as part of the Digiscope project. The wall will be inaugurated on 15 September and on 16 September in the presence of Dr Mandelbrot, the son of the man who "invented" fractals.
EIT ICT Labs
After a first successful round last spring, the EU wide contest for innovative start-ups, IDEA Challenge, is back and open from September the 1st to September the 30th. 12 new start-ups will be rewarded by EIT ICT Labs in 4 innovation areas: Cyber Security and Privacy, Internet of Things, Urban Life and Mobility, Smart Energy Systems.
Awards and distinctions
On 23 June, Valérie Issarny was made a Knight of France's Legion of Honour for her contribution to Higher Education and Research. Antoine Petit, Deputy Managing Director of INRIA, presented her with the insignia in recognition of the impact she has had in her scientific field.
We met with Nikolaos Georgantas, leader of the new MiMove team since 1 July 2014.
Northern European associate teams
Links team (joint with Lille 1 University and Lille 3 University*) from Inria Lille - Nord Europe and The Database Group of the Computer science department of Oxford University, created the associate team Integrated linked data.
The 41st edition of the International SIGGRAPH conference meets from 10 to 14 August in Vancouver, Canada. Thousands of researchers and industrialists from computer graphics and interactive techniques domains present their latest advances for special effects in movies, video games production or interaction techniques. On this occasion the Imagine, Maverick and Prima Inria teams present their recent research results and software developments in modeling light effects, animation of drawings and video compositing.
- Boost Your Code
- SIGGRAPH 2014
- Light modeling
- Vector graphics
Inria Research Centers
- Inria at the NEM Summit in Brussels
- ERCIM’s 25th anniversary
- ERCIM Alain Bensoussan Fellowship Programme - round call
- 2014 competitive selections: acceptance results
- Senior researcher: list of acceptable applicants
- Young experienced scientists: list of acceptable applicants
- François Baccelli Wins the 2014 ACM SIGMETRICS Achievement Award
- Florian Simatos Wins 2014 ACM SIGMETRICS Rising Star Researcher Award
- Young Graduate Scientists: acceptability
- Starting and Advanced Research Positions: Results of the interviews