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GDR GPL awarded Thomas Durieux's thesis

AW - 16/05/2019

GDR GPL awarded Thomas Durieux by giving his an Honorable mention for his thesis performed in Spirals project-team of Inria Lille - Nord Europe center*.



© Inria / Photo Raphaël de Bengy

Art et Science

Interface: a dialogue between research, industry and art

Dominique Fidel - 6/05/2019

The result of joint efforts between Inria Lille – Nord Europe Centre and its partners, Interface is a new space for interactions between research and industry. Its demonstrators allow visitors to discover the research carried out by the scientists at the centre.



Real-time Latency Measure and Compensation

Mathieu Nancel and Géry Casiez receive the Google Research Award


The Google Research Award are for research in areas of study that are of key interest to Google as well as the research community. These awards are unrestricted gifts that typically last for two to three years, and the recipients have the advantage of access to Google tools, technologies, and expertise.



New keyboard standard - Mikko Raskinen/Aalto University

Human computer interaction

Reinventing the AZERTY keyboard


To make it easier to write in French and to enable the use of all regional and European languages, while devising a more ergonomic design - this was the three-pronged objective assigned to the standard on the French keyboard, published in early April by the AFNOR. Let’s take a look back at what was an unusual project in the company of Mathieu Nancel, research fellow at the Inria Lille - Nord Europe centre and member of the team of researchers who designed the optimisation tool that was central to the project.



Philippe Preux


Philippe Preux, Winner of the ULNE I-SITE's Expand call projects


Philippe Preux, a researcher with the Sequel* project team at the Inria Lille center, is one of the winners of the Université de Lille Nord Europe's I-SITE EXPAND call for projects. His Bandits for Health project is among the ten EXPAND projects financed to up to €150k (including the recruitment of a PhD student).



©INRIA / Photo-Kaksonen ©Inria / Photo-Kaksonen

8th of March in Lille

Women and computational science: it's all year !


International Women's Day is celebrated since 1977. This event follows from protests for women's rights in the early 20th century. On the occasion of this day, rediscover women who work daily in the environment and field of computational science.




Collaborative project

Inria and Keolis: security through modelling


How can we anticipate security issues on urban transport networks in order to ensure that personnel are in the right place at the right time? It sounds like something out of a sci-fi novel, but this is what is currently happening on the Lille metro network, where the project team Inocs has developed an algorithm used to optimise agent's schedules.




HAID 2019 : A conference on tomorrow's interactive devices


From March 13 to 15, the HAID conference organized at Inria Lille will bring together researchers from the audio, haptics and human-computer interaction communities. This event will provide a forum for dialogue on inventing tomorrow's interactive devices, and will also include a day dedicated to exchanges with industry.



(CC BY 2.0) Moises Terrero

Associate teams

Computational science research on an international scale


Since 2002, Inria has funded an “associate team” programme to strengthen collaboration between Inria project teams and cutting-edge research teams around the world. In 2018, Inria Lille - Nord Europe research center promotes 4 associate teams all over the world.



© Inria / Photo C. Dupont

Retrospective 2018

Rediscover the milestones of the center


Relive 2018 through the events that have marked Inria Lille - Nord Europe research center. Partnerships, best papers or events, let's see the striking facts of our center.