publication (noun): The act of publishing printed or other matter

A quick post to celebrate the online availability of my PhD thesis !

Whatever its (lame) scientific significance, this will remain the very first book I’ve ever written, and, what’s more one that took me 3 years of hard work to gather its content.

After waiting 3 more years for it to come out the “confidential” closet in which it had been put, this is afterall a nice occasion to rejoice.

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The futur of research

The College de France organized a wide series of debate in october, over the futur of research. The main points seem to be the necessity to cooperate among different universities and among several countries, to cope with the effects of competition and the limits of current methods of evaluations.

The debates are mostly in french, and so is the agenda. Continue reading