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Emmanuel Trélat


Emmanuel Trélat is profesor at Université Pierre et Marie Curie and member of Institut Universitaire de France. His research field is control theory. He currently works at Laboratoire Jacques Louis Lions. Former student of ENS Cachan, he made his Ph.D at Université de Bourgogne (obtained in 2000). Previously, he has been assistant professor at Université Paris Sud (2001-2006) and professor at Université d’Orléans (2006-2011). He has been rewarded of many prizes : a SIAM prize in 2006, Maurice Audin Prize in 2010, Félix Klein Prize (EMS) in 2012 and Blaise Pascal Prize (from french Academy of Sciences) in 2014. He is the FSMP director since july 2015. 


Frédéric Magniez

Deputy director 

Frédéric Magniez is CNRS senior researcher at IRIF, leading the team Algorithms and complexity. His research fields are probabilistic algorithms (property testing, streaming), complexity and quantum computing (algorithms, cryptography and interactions with physics). Former student of ENS Cachan, he is grauated in both mathematics (agrégation) and computer science (Ph.D). He enters CNRS in 2000 and works at LRI until 2010. He teaches at Ecole polytechnique from 2003 to 2015. He becomes the FSMP deputy director ain july 2015. He is in charge of the Junior chair program and the IHP trimesters.

Ariane Mézard

Deputy Director

Ariane Mézard (deputy director of FSMP) is professor at the University Pierre and Marie Curie and Ecole Normale Supérieure. She is a researcher in arithmetic geometry in the Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu-Paris Rive Gauche. Her research is devoted to the interface between number theory and algebraic geometry. Her recent works are part of the local p-adique Langlands programme. Former student of ENS Lyon, she defended her PhD at Université de Grenoble in 1998. She has been assistant professor at Université de Paris-Sud (2000-2006), professor at Université de Versailles (2006-2012) and member of Institut Universitaire de France (2010-2015). As deputy director of the FSMP, she is in charge of the postdoctoral program, one of the FSMP's key actions.

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Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 85 79

Email: ariane dot mezard at upmc dot fr

Office at the IHP: 322 bis

Sylvie Guerre-Delabrière

Development Director

Previous student of the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Sèvres, associate professor in Mathematics since 1976, Sylvie Guerre-Delabrière was  graduated in 1978 from a third-cycle doctoral study in Mathematics (= today's doctoral diploma) and passed her state thesis in Mathematics in 1986 (=today's habilitation). Since 1987, she is entitled to supervise researches. From 1978 to 1993, she is lecturer at the University Pierre et Marie Curie and teacher since 1993. From 1994 to 1997, Sylgie Guerre-Delabrière was a scientific coordinator of the Mathematics' Department of the Research Ministry :Mission Scientifique et Technique (MST). She was also the Director of the UPMC Mathematics faculty from 2001 to 2007. In 2009, she became Business Devolpment director of the Foundation and also in charge of Foundraising.

Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 68 02 - UPMC : (+33) 1 44 27 54 35 

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 68 04 - UPMC :  (+33) 1 44 27 25 55

Email: delabrie at math dot jussieu dot fr

Office at the IHP: 317

Yvon Maday

Director of Institut Carnot

Professor at the UPMC since 1989 and Professor of exceptional class since 2001, Yvon Maday is a specialist in numerical analysis, parallelization, the analysis for coupled problems and for the biological issues,  problems arising from quantum chemistry. He received the Blaise Pascal award in 2001 and is a member of the European Academy of Sciences since 2003. Director of the Laboratoire Jacques Louis Lions from 2001 to 2012, he was also president of the "Société de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles" from 2004 to 2006. It is therefore natural that he was given the role as the Head of Industry Relations at the FSMP. In 2016, he became Director of the Institut Carnot.

Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 42 98

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 72 00

Email: maday at ann dot jussieu dot fr

Gabriel Peyré

Head of industry relations

Christian Ausoni

PGSM program Director

Jacques Féjoz

In charge of master thesis outside Paris and its areas

Jacques Féjoz is a dynamical systems and celestial mechanics specialist. His research works deal with the stability of the solar system and instability mechanisms. He defended his thesis on the 3-body problem in 1999 and joined the Northwestern University. He became Associate Professor at the University Pierre et Marie Curie in 2001. Since 2011, he has been Professor at the University Paris-Dauphine. At the FSMP, he is in charge of the master thesis outside Paris and its areas.

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Email: fejoz at ceremade dot dauphine dot fr

Etienne Gouin-Lamourette

Administrative and Financial Director

Graduated in Law and Political Sciences (Université Paris X) and holder of a French certificate in Fundraising (ESSEC Business School - AFF), Etienne Gouin-Lamourette is a research engineer at the CNRS. He was both Jurist, Responsible of the CNRS bureau des marchés et contrats and Administrator of the Institut Henri-Poincaré until 1999 . He has also participated to create the Foundation.

 Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 67 71

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 68 02

Email: egl at fsmp dot fr

Office at the IHP: 322 bis

Gaël Octavia

Communication Manager

Graduated from Télécom Sud-Paris (previously Télécom INT) in 2001, Gaël Octavia was firstly an information systems engineer and then became a scientific journalist. From 2002 to 2008 she works as a writer and sub-editor for Tangente, a magazine of mathematical content for the public in general. In February 2008, she joins the FSMP as Communication Manager.

Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 67 70

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 68 04

Email: octavia at fsmp dot fr

Office at the IHP: 318

Célia Chauveau

Office Manager

Graduated as an Executive Assistant in 2005, she was secretarial teacher at the GRETA Sud tertiaire 93, from 2006 to 2007. In 2006, she became assistant at the Institut Henri Poincaré and was in charge of the CNRS Missions Management. Since 2007, she works at the Foundation and became Executive Assistante

Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 67 72

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 68 04

Email: chauveau at fsmp dot fr

Office at the IHP: 320

Ariela Briani

Project representative

Holder of a PhD in Mathematics since 1999, Ariela Briani has been a lecturer at the University of Pisa and then at the University Of Tour. Her research works focuses on control theory, Hamilton-Jacobi equations and gamma-convergence. In 2017, she became a Project representative at the FSMP.

Tél : (+33) 1 44 27 68 02

Fax : (+33) 1 44 27 68 04

Mél : briani - at - fsmp - point - fr

Bureau à l'IHP : :317

Jean Lévine

Math-Industries special adviser

Jean Lévine obtained his "Doctorat d' État" in Mathematics in 1984 for which he was awarded the "Best Thesis" AFCET prize, section "Theory", in 1985. He has been a Director of Research with MINES-ParisTech, PSL Research University since 2006 and in charge of the Maths and Systems Doctoral Studies section of the Doctoral School entitled "Sciences et Métiers de l'Ingénieur" (Engineering Sciences and Practice). He is presently an Emeritus Director of Research. His research topics are in Automatic Control, first in Differential Games, and then in finite dimensional nonlinear systems, for which he contributed to many industrial applications, in particular in the domains of aeronautics and aerospace, chemical and biotechnological processes, automotive industries and electro-mechanical and electronic systems. He joined the FSMP in 2015 as a Math-Industries special adviser.

Email: jean -point- levine -at- mines-paristech -dot- fr
        levine -at- fsmp -dot- fr
Web: http://www.mines-paristech.fr/Recherche/Centres-de-recherche/Centre-automatique-et-systemes-CAS/ 

Frédérique Petit

Project Representative (MathC2+)

Doctor in mathematics from the University Paris Diderot and entitled to supervise researches, Frédérique Petit was Associate Professor at the Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires (University Pierre et Marie Curie) from 1992 to 2011. Her research works focused on perturbed Brownian motion and exponential functionals of Lévy processes. She was in charge of the CAPES preparation at the University Pierre et Marie Curie for several years. Since 2004, she has been involved in the popularization of mathematics. Since 2011, she has joined the FSMP to work on the MathC2+ program.

Email: frederique dot petit at upmc dot fr

Dominique Wetzel

Project Representative

Graduated as a Trilingual Assistant in 2006 and in business communication in 2009, Dominique Wetzel used to be an English Trainer in a vocational training centre for one year and worked in the clinical research field during two years. In 2012, she joined the operational team of the Foundation as a Project Representative/Chargée de mission.

Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 66 48

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 68 04

Email: wetzel at fsmp dot fr

Office at the IHP: 318

Kevin Ledocq

Management Assistant

Graduated in 2010 as an Executive Assistant. He carried out in 2011 a bachelor in business administation.  Kevin Ledocq has already worked in the same sector as the FSMP's during 2 years at Inria.  In May 2014, he joined the Foundation team as a Management Assistant.

Phone: (+33) 1 44 27 68 03

Fax: (+33) 1 44 27 68 04

Email: ledocq at fsmp dot fr

Office at the IHP: 320