Miguel F. Anjos, Professor of Polytechnique Montréal has been appointed director of the Trottier Energy Institute (IET) for an initial term ending June 30, 2016.
- Valérie Saint-Antonin, IFPEN
- Stefan Irnich, Université Johannes Gutenberg de Mayence
- Juan G. Villegas, Universidad de Antioquia
- Alain-Désiré Nimubona, University of Waterloo
- Nizar Allouch, Queen Mary University
- Guillaume Tarel, Artelys Canada Inc.
- Nathan Krislock, Northern Illinois University
Luc-Alain Giraldeau, professor of behavioral ecology at the Department of Biological Sciences and Vice-dean of research at the Sciences Faculty at UQAM, won the Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 2014 Award from the Société française pour l'étude du comportement animal (SFECA).
Toshiyuki Sueyoshi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Two fellowships of $20000 each respectively will be attributed to:
- Franklin Djeumou Fomeni, candidate proposed by Miguel Anjos;
- Nicolas Bousquet, candidate proposed by Adrian Vetta.
Lukasz Golab, University of Waterloo
All our congratulations go to Samuel Rosat, Ph.D. student at Polytechnique Montréal directed by François Soumis and Issmail El Hallaoui, who obtained a scholarship for an international internship in Italy for a period of six months. This scholarship is awarded by the FRQNT.
Driss Chakour, former intern at GERAD, received special congratulations of the jury for the quality of his work during a ceremony awards research internships at the École Polytechnique ParisTech on December 17, 2013.
We care more about how pets, dogs, cats, laboratory animals, mice and rats and other caged guinea pigs are treated, but also, of course, the animals of the food industry; farm animals, cows, pigs, chickens, ducks and geese. How the study of animal behavior is useful when asking if we treat them well all these animals that feed us? Below are explanations of Luc-Alain Giraldeau, Professor of Biological Sciences at UQAM.
Timothy Chan, University of Toronto
Title: Stochastic Bi Level Models for Revenue Management in the Hotel Industry
We have seen that the rats were able to transmit the odor information of what could be eaten without risk, there are also bees that communicate with each other the location and amount of flowers to exploit. But beyond this ephemeral transmission of information some animals are able to forge genuine cultural food traditions. Below are explanations of Luc-Alain Giraldeau biologist at UQAM.
Two HEC Montréal students, directed by Professor Geneviève Gauthier, have won 2013 University Partnership awards from the Montréal Exchange.
MPE2013 moves into Mathematics of Planet Earth The successful year-long initiative will continue past 2013.
Bruno Rémillard, Full Professor at the Department of Management Sciences, and GERAD member, received the 2013 Roger Charbonneau Award for the book entitled Statistical Methods for Financial Engineering.
Pierre Hansen, Full Professor at the Department of Management Sciences, holder of the Data Mining Chair and GERAD member, received the 2013 Pierre Laurin Award.
Pléiade Capital is the first initiative in venture capital in Quebec built by students for students. The multidisciplinary team is formed with students from Polytechnique Montréal, HEC Montréal (including Hélène-Sarah Bécotte-Boutin, co-supervised by Gilles Caporossi and Alain Hertz) and the Université de Montréal. The team is under the supervision of Jacques Lemay, a professor of the Department of Finance of HEC Montréal.
Stéphane Alarie Hydro-Québec
Thesis title: Trois essais sur les relations entre les invariants structuraux des graphes et le spectre du Laplacien sans signe