Projects

International Research Projects

Ongoing projects

  • INRIA "Equipe Associée" s3-bbo with Shinshu University, Nagano, Japan (together with Inria Saclay, TAO team, 2015-2017)
  • INRIA "Equipes Associées" STEM with Polytechnic School of Montréal (2011-...)

Former projects

  • Action INRIA 3+3 Méditerranée Perform sur l’algorithmique pour l’optimisation et aide à la décision multi-critère avec Université de Malaga (Espagne), Université de Constantine (Algérie), Université de Tunis 3 (Tunisie) (2006-2009).
  • INRIA "Equipes Associées" MOMDI with University of Malaga (Spain) (2008-2011)
  • COST project No.804, dealing with Energy efficiency in large scale distributed systems, 2009-2011
  • COADVISE project, 2009-2011
  • Collab - SINTEF (Norway) (2009-2011), with the University of Jyvskyl (Finland), CIRRELT (Montreal, Canada), ITMMA (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
  • Project CNRS/FCT with the university of Braga (Portugal) on packing problems.

National Projects

Ongoing projects

  • RESPET - gestion de RésEaux de Services Porte à porte Efficace pour le Transport de marchandises (Partenaires : INRIA-DOLPHIN, LAAS-CNRS, LIA – UNIV. AVIGNON, DHL) 2012-2016
  • NumBBO (Analysis, Improvement, and Evaluation of Numerical Blackbox Optimizers) in the Modèles Numériques programme of ANR: in collaboration with the TAO team (INRIA Saclay - Ile-de-France), CROCUS (Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne), and TU Dortmund University (Germany), 2012-2016
  • ClinMine - Optimisation de la prise en Charge des Patients à l'Hôpital (Dolphin, MODAL, Alicante, GHICL, CHRU Montepellier, EA2694-Lille2, EA1046- CHRU Lille) 2014-2017

Former projects

  • Projet ANR CIGC (Calcul Intensif et Grilles de Calcul, 2006-2009) CHOC (Challenges en Optimisation Combinatoire) : en collaboration avec le Prism (Univ. de Versailles), MOAIS (INRIA Rhones-Alpes), GILCO (Grenoble).
  • Projet ANR CIGC (Calcul Intensif et Grilles de Calcul, 2006-2009) DOCK (Conformational Sampling and Docking on Grids) : en collaboration avec l’IBL (Institut de Biologie de Lille) et le CEA (Grenoble).
  • GRISBI project (IBISA program) “Grids for bioinformatics”, involving six national bioinformatics platforms: PRABI Lyon, GenOuest Rennes and Roscoff, CBiB Bordeaux, BIPS Strasbourg, CIB Lille, MIGALE Jouyen-Josas, 2008-2011
  • ANR GAZE & EEG (Programme Blanc NT09_511856). Coordinator: A. Guérin-Dugué (Université de Grenoble), 2009-2011

Regional initiatives

  • PPF (Bioinformatics) (2006-2009, 2010-2013): This national program within the university of Lille (USTL) deals with solving bioinformatics and computational biology problems using combinatorial optimization techniques.
  • PPF “High performance computing”, 2010-2013
  • CIA (Campus Intelligence Ambiante) project from CPER (Contrat Plan Etat Région): Transversal research action: “High performance computing”, 2010-2013

Industrial contracts

Ongoing projects

  • Alicante (2010-2013): PhD of Julie Jacques. Knowledge extraction by optimization methods for improving the process of inclusion in clinical trials.
  • Genes Diffusion (2010-2013): PhD of Julie Hamon. Analysis of data from high throughput genotyping: cooperation between statistics and combinatorial optimization.

Former projects

  • Vekia (2009-2010): this contract with Vekia company deals with efficient scheduling and timetabling in the distribution of goods. A second contract is in negotiation.
  • Intecum (2009-2010): this contract deals with the problem of optimal packing of boxes into containers. The application is related to pharmaceutical companies.
  • EDF (2010-2011): bilevel mathematical programming and pricing problems.