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Yannis Manoussakis, Distinguished Professor in Computer Science
Hdr, Phd, MSc Computer Science

Mailing address:
Yannis Manoussakis
University Paris-Sud, Orsay
LRI, Bât. 650,
91405 Orsay cedex

E-mail: yannis@lri:fr
Office : +33(0)169156676, 0169338643, 0169336117
Fax : +33(0)169156586
Cell/France : +33(0)602503894
Home : +33(0)145411581
Greece : +302821073715
Cell/Greece : +306976942820

Phd or Post-doc positions: If you are looking for such position on any of my research domains, please do not hesitate to contact me. Here you may find two research subjects in English or en Français


Undergraduate studies in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens, Greece. (Diploma, June 1982; Project Supervisor: Prof. C. Papadimitriou).

Graduate Studies in Computer Science at University of Paris XI, Orsay:
- M.A., 1983; Project supervisor: Prof. J.C. Bermond
- Ph.D.(Thèse 3eme cycle), 1985; Supervisor: Prof. J.C. Bermond; Thesis: "Existence de cycles et chaînes dans les graphes orientés ou non en liaison avec des parametres de graphes (connexité, degré, etc.)" ;
- Ph.D.(Nouvelle Thèse), 1987; Supervisor: Prof. A. Germa; Thesis: "Problèmes extrémaux dans des graphes orientés".
- Habilitation diploma attributed in 1991 by C. Berge (President), A. Bondy, D. Gouyou-Beauchamps, P. Hell, W. Fernandez de la Vega, M. Plummer and C. Payan. Thesis: " Cycles et chaînes dans des graphes: Conditions suffisantes et algorithmes".


- 1985-1988, Assistant Professor (Maître de Conférences), Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications, Sup-Télécom, Paris
- 1988-1991, Assistant professor (Maître de Conférences) University Paris XII, Créteil
- Since 1991, Full Professor at the computer science department of University Paris XI, Orsay. Head of LRI .

As a past permanent member of the French Superior Film Technical Commission ( CST), I was regulary participating to the activities of the Cannes International Film Festival .

Research domain

Discrete mathematics and foundations of computer science with emphasis on graph theory, combinatorial optimisation, networks, scheduling technics, design and analysis of combinatorial sequential, random and parallel algorithms. Also interested on digital cinema, broadcast technologies, and internet applications related to education.


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Updated on December 15, 2015