September 1988: student at the Ecole Normale
Supérieure in Lyon.
PhD thesis: "Cauchy problem and smoothing effects for
dispersive nonlinear partial differential equations". PhD adviser: Jean-Michel
Ghidaglia at the Ecole
Supérieure de Cachan.
October 1994: I got a CNRS position as Chargé de Recherches
December 17th, 1996: Habilitation à diriger des
recherches, University Bordeaux 1.
September 1997: Full professor position at the university of
September 2005: Elected as junior member of the Institut
Universitaire de France.
June 2009: Affectation to Institut Polytechnique de Bordeaux, school
September 98-02 In charge of the MASTER of Applied Mathematics and
02-06: Administration board of the engineering school MATMECA.
03-05 In charge of the graduate school of Mathematics and Computer
Science. Roughly 150 graduate students.
04- : responsible of the INRIA Team MC2 (35 researchers).
06: Director of the Applied Mathematics department of Bordeaux.
07-11: Responsible of the Applied mathematics team ( 60 permanent
researchers) of the Institute of Mathematics of Bordeaux.
11-12: Deputy director of the Institut de Mathématiques de
98-: Scientific expert for the Rhône-Alpes district.
99-: Scientific expert for the ministry of research.
01-04: Member of the hiring committee in applied mathematics of the
universities of Lyon 1 and Pau.
02-04: Administration board of SMAI (Société de
Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles).
04-08: Member of the evaluation and hiring committees for
mathematics of the CNRS.
12-16: Member of CNU, section 26.
01- Member of the editorial board of the series of books "Mathématiques et
Applications", edited by Springer and the SMAI (french Society
for Industrial and Applied math), 72 books have already been
PhD students: Christophe Besse,
September1995- february 1998: (co-adviser: C.-H. Bruneau
) "Numerical analysis of the Davey-Stewartson systems". Christophe
Besse is now professor at the University of Lille 1.
Walid Ben Youssef, September 1996-January 2000, "Korteweg-de
Vries-type systems: numerical computations of the solutions and
derivation from quasi-linear hyperbolic systems".
Vincent Torri, September 1998- July 2003: "PDE systems
occurring in Chemistry and Optics", V. Torri is now Maître de
conférences at Evry Univsersity.
Karen Barrailh-Laurioux, September 1999- september 2002:
(Co-advisors: R. Abgrall, G. Gallice) "Modelization and computations
of laser pulses with large spectrum". Thesis in collaboration with
the CEA (french nuclear agency) .
September 2000- july 2003 "Geometrical optics and Plasma
Physics. He is now Maître de Conférence at
University Paris 7.
Géraldine Ebrard, November 2001- December
2005: (Co-advisors: G. Gallice) "Numerical simulation of
the Zakharov system". Thesis in collaboration with the
CEA. She is now engineer at the LNE.
Thomas Bouchères: (co-advisor: B. Nkonga) November
"Numerical situation of Raman amplification in nonlinear optics.
Thesis in collaboration with the CEA.
Belaouar (co-advisor: C. Galusinski and Gérard Gallice)
October 2003-December 2006: "Landau Damping in plasma
Physics", thesis in collaboration with the CEA. He is now
engineer at Ecole Polytechnique.
Tancogne (Co-advisor: C.-H. Bruneau) October
2004-December 2007: "Numerical computations in microfluidics"
collaboration with Rhodia. She is now Maître de
Conférence at the University of Reims.
Sylvain Benitto (Co-advisor: C.-H. Bruneau and C. Gay)
October 2005-October 2009: "Models for evolution of foams". He is
now engineer at Sobios.
Dambrine (Co-advisor: M. Colin)
October 2006-November 2009: "Mixing in microfluidics". He is now
Maitre de conférences in Poitiers.
Lagaert (co-advisor O. Saut), October 2008-October 2011:
"Numerical modeling of brain tumors". He is post-doc in
Lombardi (co-advisor A. Iollo) October
2008-September 2011: "Data assimilation for tumor growth".
He is now post-doc iat INRIA Roquencourt.
David Thanoon (co-advisor
M. Garbey, thesis in Houston) October 2008-November
2011: "Image and Computational Modeling of Breast
Conserving Therapy". Schlumberger-Westergeco
Vincent Huber, September
2009-:September 2012, "Modeling of complex fluids". He is now
engineer in Strasbourg, at IRMA.
Manuel Latige (co-advisor G.
Gallice), November 2010-, "Computation of ablation".
(co-advisor O. Saut) , November 2010- : "Modeling
of tumor Growth from medical imaging".
Vivien Pianet (co-advisor
C. Coulon), November 2011: "Single chain magnets."
Leguebe (co-advisor C. Poignard) October 2011- :
Guillaume Lefevre, October
2012- : "Modeling of metastasis to the liver of a GIST".
(co-advisor O. Saut), December 2012- : "Modeling of the