Proth Jean-Marie
 Address : 22 rue du Colombier, 57420 Pouilly    France
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Jean-Marie Proth received the Ph.D. degree in mathematics from the University of Nancy (France) in 1971 and the Ph.D. degree in management science from the University of Paris9-Dauphine, Paris, in 1981.
Before 1979 he was an Assistant and then Associate Professor at the University of Metz, the University of Nancy (France), the University of Antananarivo (Madagascar) and the University of Dakar (Senegal).  From 1979 to 1982, he held a position of Professor at the European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management, Brussels, Belgium.  He then joined the National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation (INRIA), Rocquencourt (France) where he acted as Researcher and then Manager of the research group SAGEP (Simulation, Analyse et GEstion des systèmes de Production / Simulation, Analysis and Management of Production Systems). From 1983 to 1993, he also was an associate member of the laboratory of mechanical engineering, University of Maryland, College Park (USA).
His research activities are developed around the design, control and evaluation of dynamic systems (follow the link "Research Interests" for more information).
Industrial experience has been gained as a consultant, as well as manager of the research group SAGEP. More information on this aspect can be obtained by following the link "Contracts".
The list of books, and an extract of scientific papers related to research and industrial activities can be obtained by following links "Books" and "Publications", respectively.
Professor Proth taught the following courses: probability, statistics, scheduling, Petri nets, production management, data analysis and supply chains. He also advised 28 Ph.D. theses (follow the link “Ph.D theses” for the list) in France and the U.S. and developed three university departments, including a Computer Science department at the beginning of his career.
Some other activities of Jean-Marie Proth can be viewed by clicking on the link "Miscellaneous".