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Professor Computer Science

Aix-Marseille Université
(Professeur des Universités - Cl.Ex.)

Head of ERISCS Research Group UMR7373-CNRS 

Scientific Interests                                                                                                 

  • Communication and Concurrency, Parallelism, Interactions
  • Models for Critical Systems Construction, Networking, Mobility
  • Secure Communicating Systems
  • Mathematics of Programming and Communication-Formal Methods

1994-> Aix-Marseille University
2000-2003 on leave DR- CNRS Grenoble, TIMA Laboratory
1984-1994 Research Director, IMAG Research Institute, LGI Laboratory, Grenoble
1981-1983 Associate Professor, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble
1977-1979, University of Oxford-Programming Research Group
                & Philips Research Lab. MBLE-Brussels (on leave from INRIA)
->1977- University of Grenoble (INPG +UJF),BS, MS, PhD IMAG - Research Institute

Contact Address
Groupe Recherche ERISCS - UMR7373 CNRS (I2M)                   
Parc Scientifique de Luminy
Polytech- DI


                 Tel: +33 491828501 (secr:+33 491828510)


Scientific Coordinator within the ESPRIT, FP6 & FP7 EU Programs of the following IST-R&D projects :

    SUPERNODE (1985-1988)  EC award for innovation "First European parallel reconfigurable HPC of more than 1000 processors (transputers)"

    SUPERNODE II (1988-1993)

    BRA - NERVES  (1989-1991)

    PAPAGENA  P6857 (1992 - 1994)

    IST MATISSE (1999-2002)- Scientific Coordinator-Author of the On-line Methodological Handbook for Critical Systems Design: Methodologies and Tools for Industrial Strength Systems Engineering

Leader of several EU collaborative projects within the TEMPUS/SOCRATES and ERASMUS academic programs.

Former Research Teams (under my supervision)

Systèmes Massivement Parallèles - IMAG/LGI Laboratory URA CNRS (Grenoble 1981-1994)
Systèmes Parallèles et Communicants - LIM Laboratory URA CNRS (Marseilles 1995-2001)

goodies... Mountaineering, RockClimbing, Paragliding