ma tronche ... I am a researcher in the BIPOP project of the INRIA Grenoble center in Grenoble. I am currently in Santiago de Chile at INRIA Chile. About me: a short interview in spanish and a detailed CV in english

My research interests are related to the modeling, the analysis and the simulation of the nonsmooth dynamical systems. Typical examples of such dynamical systems are the mechanical systems with unilateral constraints, (contact), Coulomb's friction and impacts such as masonry buildings,circuit breakers, robotic arms, the electrical circuits with ideal components or the sliding mode control applications. Many other applications may also be found in physics, biology and economics ...

Current research projects
ma tronche ...
  • Numerical methods for discrete frictional contact problem
  • Discretization of sliding mode control
  • Dynamic flows over networks
  • Optimal control of sweeping processes
  • Granular flows and rock fracturing process for mines applications
  • Time integration for nonsmooth mechanical systems with a focus on robots and linkages with contact, friction and impacts)
  • Modeling of clearances in joints
European Network for Nonsmooth Dynamics
I am animating a friendly network on nonmsooth dynamics in Europe.

Siconos Software (2005 - 2016)
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PhD Students, post-doc and research engineers

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Contact information
Email email or email
Phone +56 22 584 72 77 annex 108
Address INRIA Chile
Avenida Apoquindo 2827, piso 12, Las Condes - Santiago, Chile.