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- : Administrator of the Ecole polytechnique.

2014- : Vice-Chair of the Applied Maths Department


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).


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 forStochast. Process. and Appl.

2008 - : Associate Editor forMathematics in Action.

2012 - : Associate Editor forSMAI textbooks

2012 - 2015 : Associate Editor for Bernoulli

2016 - : Associate Editor for Annals of Applied Probability.


Main Scientific Animation

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

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. From 2009.