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On-going Associate Teams (2022)

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Joint research activities in the framework of the “Associate Team Program”

.In 2022 the program counts 15 ongoing joint projects

click here to view the full list of  supported joint projects since 2011 –


Associate Team Research Focus Partners Principal Investigators Dates
AC/DC Soft robotics, mechanical modeling of deformations, robotic design Stanford University Christian Duriez, Inria  DEFROST

& Allison Okamura, Mechanical Engineering Dept.
Stanford University

Since 2019


CoHPC Correctness and Performance of HPC Applications LBNL Emmanuelle Saillard, Inria  STORM

& Costin Lancu, LBNL

Since 2019
Computation of causal structures University of California Davis Nicolas Brodu, Inria GEOSTAT

& James Crutchfield, University of California Davis

Since 2021


DEfining Surrogacy of early Transcriptomics foR vaccInE Response RAND Corporation Boris Hejblum, Inria SISTM

& Denis Agniel (RAND Corporation)


Since 2022

* New project*

DrIVE Distributed Intelligent Vehicular Environment – Enabling ITS through programmable networks UC Santa Cruz


FEEC at UNICAMP (Brazil)

hierry Turletti, Inria DIANA

& Katia Obraczka, UC Santa Cruz

& Christian Esteve Rothenberg, INTRIG Team FEEC/UNICAMP

Since 2018
HERMES Distributed Systems & Big Data LBNL Shadi Ibrahim, Inria MYRIADS, Inria STACK

& Suren Byna, Scientific Data Management Group, LBNL

Since 2019


LargeSmallBrainNets Characterizing Large-scale Brain Networks Using Novel Computational Methods for dMRI and fMRI-based Connectivity Stanford University Demian Wassermann, Inria PARIETAL (formerly Inria ATHENA)

& Vinod Menon,  Stanford Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience Laboratory

Since 2016


 LEarning GOod representations for natural language processing  Univ. of Southern California (formerly with  UCLA)  Aurélien Bellet, Inria MAGNET& Fei Sha, University of Southern California, Dpt of Computer Science (formerly with TEDS,UCLA) Since 2016
MARE Reduced-order models, numerical modeling Stanford University Angelo Iollo, Inria MEMPHIS

& Charbel Farhat, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University

Since 2019


Meta&Co (formerly MetaMRI)  Machine learning for meta-analysis of functional neuroimaging data  Stanford University Bertrand Thirion, Inria PARIETAL 

& Russ Poldrack, Stanford University

 Since 2015


Adaptive Communication Middleware for Resilient Sensing & Actuation IN Emergency Response Scenarios UC Irvine  Valerie Issarny, Inria MIMOVE& Nalini Venkatasubramanian, UC Irvine Since 2018
Pushing the Limits of Audio Spatialization with eMerging Architectures Stanford University Romain Michon, Inria EMERAUDE

& Chris Chafe (Stanford University)

Since 2022

*New project*

Protégé and SHACL extension to support ontology validation Stanford University Fabien Gandon, Inria WIMMICS

& Rafael Gonçalves (Stanford University)

Since 2020


Robust Communication and Localization for Swarms of Mobile Miniaturized Wireless Motes University of California Berkeley Thomas Watteyne

Inria EVA

& Kris Pister (UC Berkeley)

Since 2021