Gwendal SIMON

Gwendal SIMON

Maitre de conference
Dépt. Réseaux, Sécurité et Multimédia

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Vue aérienne

Short Bio

Gwendal Simon received his Master Degree in Computer Science in 2000 and his PhD degree in Computer Science in December 2004 from University of Rennes 1 (France). During his PhD, he worked at Orange Research Labs. From 2004 to 2006 he was a researcher at Orange Labs. Since 2006, he has been Associate Professor at Telecom Bretagne, a graduate engineering school within the Institut Mines-Telecom. He has been a visiting researcher at University of Waterloo from September 2011 to September 2012. His research interests include large-scale distributed networks, peer-to-peer and ad-hoc networks, optimization problems and video delivery systems.


Other key information

I am a member of ReOP team within IRISA.

I am a teacher in a "grande école", where education matters. I am a strong advocate of "active learning", as illustrated by my involvement in project-oriented teaching, two academic papers in this area, and my contributions to Massive Online Open Courses (MOOC).

I am a reviewer. I am in the board of IEEE MMTC R-letters. I am also in the Program Committee of well-known conferences, including IEEE Globecom 2012-2013-2014, IEEE ICC 2013-2014, Packet Video 2012-2013, ACM Netgames 2012, ACM Nossdav 2014 and ACM Multimedia 2014.

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Technopôle Brest-Iroise - CS 83818 - 29238 Brest Cedex 3 - France
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