|30/10/2013 - Invited talk by Frédéric Magniez at the CNRS forum "Les Fondamentales"|
From November 14 - 16 2013, the CNRS is organizing a forum at the Sorbonne entitled "Les Fondamentales" whose objective is to share the meaning and reach of its research. The central theme of this meeting involving researchers from various areas is the question of "What remains to be discovered?" During this forum, Frédéric Magniez, member of the LIAFA, will give a talk along with the physicist Philippe Grangier about "The challenges of quantum computers". The talk will take place on November 15 2013 from 3:40PM to 4:40PM in the Amphithéâtre Liard at the Sorbonne.
|04/07/2013 - Ahmed Bouajjani nominated senior member of the prestigious Institut Universitaire de France (IUF)|
Ahmed Bouajjani, professor of computer science at the University Paris Diderot and LIAFA member, has been nominated senior member at the prestigious Institut Universitaire de France (IUF). This nomination is a gratitude of his scientific contributions to the theory of the verification of sequential or concurrent programs.
|20/06/2013 - Anna Pappa received a 2013 Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship|
Anna Pappa, doctoral student jointly supervised by Iordanis Kerenidis (LIAFA) and Eleni Diamanti (Télécom), received a 2013 Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship
|31/03/2013 - Valérie Berthé awarded Legion of Honor|
Valérie Berthé was inducted into the Legion of Honor during the Easter 2013 campaign.
|13/03/2013 - Journées d'Informatique Fondamentale de Paris Diderot|
To inaugurate the new premises, the computer science departments of the Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7, LIAFA and PPS, organise a series of talks from April 22 to 26, 2013. A ceremony for the awarding of Palmes Académiques to Maurice Nivat will take place on Wednesday, April 24, at 18:00, preceded by a special session dedicated to the CNRS silver medal of Pierre Fraigniaud.
|07/09/2012 - FPSAC'13 to be held at Universty of Paris Diderot - Paris 7, organized by the LIAFA|
The Combinatorics team of the LIAFA is organizing the FPSAC'13 conference from June 24 to 28, 2013 to be held at the University of Paris Diderot - Paris 7. This will be the 25th meeting of this conference.
|30/08/2012 - Iordanis Kerenidis awarded ERC Starting Grant 2012|
Iordanis Kerenidis was awarded an ERC Starting Grant 2012 for his project "Quantum communication and cryptography".
|25/06/2012 - Founding of the LEA FILOFOCS with Tel Aviv University|
The LEA "FILOFOCS" was founded on January 1st, 2012 between the LIAFA and the Blavatnik School of Computer Science of Tel Aviv University. This is the third LEA created in partnership with Israel, and will be active for four years. The LEA is open to the participation of other laboratories both French and Israeli.
|16/04/2012 - Pierre Fraigniaud awarded Silver Medal of the CNRS|
Pierre Fraigniaud was awarded the 2012 Silver Medal of the CNRS for the Institute of Information Sciences and their Interactions (INS2I). Each year, this medal recognizes a researcher for the originality, quality, and importance of their work, both on a national and international scale.