Category: Research

Two new Associate Teams and three renewed teams with California Universities – Update: A third project joins Inria@SiliconValley!

Inria is glad to announce the selection of 2 new Associate Teams with California partners (University of California, Irvine and the RAND Corporation ) as part of the 2018 Inria Associated Team call.  In addition, three teams that were created in 2015 (Meta&Co , formerly MetaMRI, GeomStats (both with Stanford University) and REALMS (with UC Berkeley) have …

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Interview: Christine Morin, Inria’s newly appointed Director of European and International Partnerships

The new head of the Department of European and International Partnerships (DPEI), appointed on 1 February, Christine Morin has worked at the Inria Rennes-Bretagne Atlantique Research Centre since 1991. From 2010, she was head of the Myriads team (a joint project team between Inria, Université de Rennes 1, INSA Rennes, the CNRS and ENS Rennes …

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Focus on a joint research project: LEGO

LEGO (Since 2016)  LEarning GOod representations for natural language processing   Principal Investigators:  Aurélien Bellet, MAGNET project-team, Inria Lille Fei Sha, University of Southern California, Dpt of Computer Science (formerly with TEDS,UCLA) Research objectives: LEGO lies in the intersection of Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing (NLP). Its goal is to address the following challenges: what are the right representations …

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Job opportunities at Inria: PhDs, Starting and Advanced Research Positions 2018

Are you interested in joining Inria? Do you want to become a researcher, engineer or assist research work at the Institute? Every year, Inria recruits new staff for its research teams through various recruitment procedures.   Inria hires in 2018 starting and experienced research scientists for three-year contracts: About Advanced research positions About Starting research positions Inria also …

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French-American Doctoral Exchange Seminar (FADEx) 2018: Artificial Intelligence – Apply now!

The Office for Science & Technology at the Embassy of France in the United States opens the call for application for FADEx 2018!   Presentation The French-American Doctoral Exchange (FADEx) program encourages scientific exchanges between American and French Ph.D. students working in the same scientific field through a week-long program organized in France. By doing so, it …

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Retrospective: Inria@SiliconValley in 2017

As we are about to enter 2018 with a renewed will to continue strengthening Inria’s collaboration with California partners, let’s have a look on the events that made 2017 yet an another exciting year for Inria@SiliconValley!    

Focus on a joint research project: LargeBrainNets

LargeBrainNets (Since 2016)  Characterizing Large-scale Brain Networks Using Novel Computational Methods for dMRI and fMRI-based Connectivity . Principal Investigators:  Demian Wassermann, PARIETAL project-team, Inria Saclay (formerly ATHENA project team, Inria Sophia Antipolis) Vinod Menon,  Stanford Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience Laboratory Research objectives: The major goal of this project is to develop and validate sophisticated computational tools for …

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1967-2017: Inria celebrated its 50th anniversary!

In 2017 Inria celebrated its 50th anniversary. While remembering all the men and women who, from 1967 to 2017, have made Inria what it is, we shall also be looking ahead to what the future may bring. Inria wants to take the opportunity afforded by this anniversary to think about the digital world in which …

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France Berkeley Fund 2018 call is now open!

France-Berkeley Fund – 2018 Call for Projects The France Berkeley Fund (FBF) was established in 1993 as a partnership between theFrench Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development and the University of California at Berkeley, the France-Berkeley Fund promotes scholarly exchange in all disciplines between UC Berkeley and all research centers and public institutions of …

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Luis W. Alvarez Postdoctoral Fellowship in Computing Sciences – 2018 call is open!

Berkeley Lab is now accepting applications for the 2018 Luis W. Alvarez Postdoctoral Fellowship in Computing Sciences Apply now for this prestigious fellowship! Researchers in computer science, applied mathematics or any computational science discipline who have received their Ph.D. within the last three years are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will receive a competitive …

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