L'aventurier du Big Data
Researcher, businessman, ... Stéphane Mallat has more than one trick in his bag. Professor at the Ecole Polytechnique, his research concerns geometry and representation of information. He was a pioneer of wavelet theory. He also created a start-up in early 2000's. He became in 2010 the new president of the Foundation's Scientific Council.
Corinna Cortes is head of Google Research. Discover her path in mathematics and computer science.
Questions to Nalini Anantharaman and Josselin Garnier
Olivier Faugeras: the call of neurosciences
The mathematical path of Étienne Ghys
When you ask him what his mathematical specialty is, Etienne Ghys usually answers: "I am doing mathematics"... This interview was made during Maths A Venir 2009. The article is also available on Maths A Venir's website.
François Loeser, the art of analogies
As a mathematician with elcectic tastes, François Loeser has studied singularities, p-adic integrals, motivic integration, and model theory.
Artur Avila and Dynamics
Artur Avila received the European Society of Mathematics Prize in 2008 for his work on dynamical systems and especially his contributions on the Teichmuller Flow and the intervals exchanges.
Joel Lebowitz and statistical mechanics
Statistical mechanics is traditionally defined as the analysis of how the behaviour of macroscopic systems depend on the properties of the atoms and molecules which are the microscopic constituents of macroscopic systems...
Isabelle Gallagher and partial differential equations
Isabelle Gallagher's research deals with the analysis of nonlinear partial differential equations (PDE) of evolution type.