Born in 1952 in Grenoble.




Research interests

GRID : Globalisation des Ressources Informatiques et des Données (Globalizing Informatics Resources and Data).
Parallel Algorithms and Architectures
Complexity of Algorithms
Théory of Automata and Neural Networks
Discrete Dynamical Systems

Books and conference proceedings

Scientific activities

Reviewer at Mathematical Review, Siam J. Num. Anal., Siam Review, C. R. Acad. Sc., IEEE Trans. Power Systems, IEEE TPDS, IEE Proceedings, Traitement du Signal, Journal of Parallel Computing, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, International Journal of Parallel Programming, TSI, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Processing, Theoretical Computer Science, International Journal of Mathematical Systems Theory, Information Processing Letters, ...

- Editor-in-Chief of Parallel Processing Letters (1991->).
- Chairman of IFIP Working Group 10.3 on Concurrent Systems, (1989-1995).
- Member of IFIP Working Group 10.6 on Computing Aspects of Neural Networks, (1991->).
- Member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Parallel Computing (1986->).
- Member of the Editorial Board of Internat. Journal of Theory of Computing Systems (TOCS)  (1993->).
- Member of the Editorial Board of  Techniques et Sciences Informatiques (89-91), La lettre des calculateurs distribués, (1988->), Brasilian Computer Science Journal (1994->).
- Member of the  Steering Committees of the Symposium on Parallel Architectures and Algorithms (SPAA),  of the IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium and of the Parallel Architectures and Compilation Theory Conference (PACT).