Sylvie Méléard


Centre de Mathématiques Appliquées

École Polytechnique

Route de Saclay

91128 Palaiseau Cedex, FRANCE

Tél: 01.69.33.46.42

sylvie.meleard@polytechnique.edu


Responsabilités

  • Professeur à l'Ecole Polytechnique
  • Porteur de la Chaire Modélisation Mathématique et Biodiversité (Véolia Environnement, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Ecole Polytechnique)
  • Responsable de l'équipe PEIPS au CMAP : Population evolution and interacting particle systems.
  • Responsable du Master Mathématiques et Sciences du Vivant
  • Membre du comité de pilotage de la Fondation de Mathématiques Jacques Hadamard FMJH
  • Editeur en chef de Stochastic processes and applications
  • Editeur associé de "Annals of Applied Probability", "Mathematics in Action", "Bernoulli", "Stochastics Partial Differential Equations", "Journal de l'Ecole Polytechnique", "Mathématiques & Applications" SMAI-Springer.
  • Membre du conseil d'Ecole de TelecomParisTech

Education and professional experience

1977 -1981 : Ecole Normale Supérieure de Fontenay-Aux-Roses.

1981 : Agregation of Mathematics.

1984 : PhD thesis (advisor N. El Karoui, Univ. Paris 6).

1984 - 1989 : Maître-Assistante, University of Le Mans.

1989 - 1992 : Maître de Conférences, University Pierre et Marie Curie.

1991 : Habilitation à diriger des recherches (UPMC).

1992- 2006 : Professor, University Paris-Ouest, Nanterre.

2006 - : Professor, Ecole Polytechnique.

2010 - 2014 : Chair of the Applied Maths Department.

2011- 2018: Member of the Administration Comittee of the Ecole polytechnique.


Honors and Awards :

Chevalier de la légion d’honneur.

"La Recherche" Award, 2013.

Alan Tayler lecture, ECMI 2014.

Invited Speaker to the 7th European Congress of Mathematics (Berlin 2016).

Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (2018).


Research Interests :

Probability and Stochastic Processes

Interacting particle systems, stochastic particle methods

Probabilistic interpretation of nonlinear partial differential equations

Measure–valued processes

Quasi-stationary distributions

Random models for adaptive evolution

Mathematical modeling for ecology and biodiversity


Edition service

2000 - 2006 : Associate Editor for Annals of Probability.

2003 - 2009, 2012-2015 : Associate Editor for Stochast. Process. and Appl.

2008 - : Associate Editor forMathematics in Action.

2012 - : Associate Editor forSMAI textbooks

2012 - 2015 : Associate Editor for Bernoulli

2013-: Associate Editor for Stochastic and Partial Differential Equations.

2016 - 2018: Associate Editor for Annals of Applied Probability.

2018 -: Editor-in-Chief of Stochastic Processes and their Applications.

2018-: Member of the Editorial Board of Lecture Notes on Mathematical Modelling of the Life Sciences.


Main Scientific Animation

Director of the research group PEIPS (Population Evolution and Interacting Particle Systems) in CMAP, Ecole Polytechnique.

Head of the Chair "Mathematical Modeling and Biodiversity", Veolia , Ecole Polytechnique, Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (since 2009).

Coordinator of the Research project ANR MANEGE (Random Modeling in Ecology, Genetics, Evolution) - 2010-2013.