Marc Lelarge Wins 2012 SIGMETRICS Rising Star Researcher Award

ACM SIGMETRICS is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Marc Lelarge of INRIA as the recipient of the 2012 ACM SIGMETRICS Rising Star Researcher Award in recognition of his significant contributions towards developing performance analytic approaches for large random structures and their implications to economics of communication networks.

Dr. Lelarge is a researcher at INRIA in the TREC Research team which is part of the computer science department of École Normale Supérieure, Paris (France). He received a PhD in Applied Mathematics from École Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France) in 2005, graduated from École Polytechnique (Palaiseau), and qualified as an engineer at École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (Paris). His research interests include discrete probability and combinatorial optimization, network algorithms, network economics and statistical inference.

Dr. Lelarge has served on the program committees of ACM SIGMETRICS, NetCoop, GameSec. He serves on the Editorial Board of Queueing Systems and has served as program co-chair for the Stochastic Processes in Communication Networks for Young Researchers (part of Isaac Newton Institute 2010 programme) and the EURANDOM Young European Queueing Theorists Symposium. He received the NetGCoop 2011 Best Paper Award with E. Coupechoux. For more information about Dr. Lelarge, please visit:

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