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Tahiry Razafindralambo



  • 2016 - now  : Associate Professor University of Reunion Island (LIM / IUT)
  • 2008 - 2016 : Junior Researcher at Inria in the FUN project
  • 2007 - 2008 : Postdoctoral fellow (CNRS)
  • 2005 - 2007 : PhD (Inria), ARES project Insa Lyon. Lyon

scientific topics

  • Mobile sensor deployment.
  • QoS in mobile wireless networks.
  • MAC protocols for ad hoc networks.
  • Geographic routing with guarantees in wireless sensor networks.
  • Performance evaluation of ad hoc networks.



short bio

Tahiry Razafindralambo received his MSc in applied statistics and computer science from the university of Antananarivo in 2001 and his PhD. degree in Computer Science from the INSA de Lyon in 2007. He is currently an Associate PRofessor at University of Reunion Island. His research interests are mainly focused on distributed algorithms and protocols design for wireless networks and performance evaluation. He is involved in many organization and program committees of national and international conferences such as DCOSS, MASS, PE-WASUN, MSWIM, PIMRC, ICC and he is the principal investigator of many national and international projects.



tahiry dot razafindralambo at univ-reunion dot fr



HDR Defense Dec 05, 2013

Back from Inria Chile since May 2014


ANR VERSO RESCUE [2010:2013] with ENS Lyon, UPMC, LAAS, FT RESeau Coordonne de sUbstitution mobilE. (principal investigator).

ANR VERSO F-LAB [2010:2013] is about the federation of network testbeds.

ADT SENSAS [2011:2014] is about application based on wireless sensor and actuator network.

FUN team is part of the FIT Equipex

CRE Orange [2011:2012], about rural networks. (principal investigator).

PALMARES [2011:2012], with Universita degli Studi Mediterranea about Internet of Things. (principal investigator, french side).

ARC MISSION [2010:2011] with ENS Lyon, UPMC about mobile substitution network deployment. (principal investigator).

FP7 PROSENSE [2008:2010]


"Dimitrios Zorbas"   

Journal articles4 documents

  • Tahiry Razafindralambo, Milan Erdelj, Dimitrios Zorbas, Enrico Natalizio. Spread and shrink: Point of interest discovery and coverage with mobile wireless sensors. Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Elsevier, 2017, 102, pp.16-27. ⟨10.1016/j.jpdc.2016.09.003⟩. ⟨hal-01406492⟩
  • Dimitrios Zorbas, Luigi Di Puglia Pugliese, Tahiry Razafindralambo, Francesca Guerriero. Optimal drone placement and cost-efficient target coverage. Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier, 2016, 75, pp.16 - 31. ⟨10.1016/j.jnca.2016.08.009⟩. ⟨hal-01783842⟩
  • Luigi Di Puglia Pugliese, Francesca Guerriero, Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Modelling the mobile target covering problem using flying drones. Optimization Letters, Springer Verlag, 2016, 10 (5), pp.29. ⟨10.1007/s11590-015-0932-1⟩. ⟨hal-01187118⟩
  • Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Prolonging network lifetime under probabilistic target coverage in wireless mobile sensor networks. Computer Communications, Elsevier, 2013, 36 (9), pp.1039-1053. ⟨10.1016/j.comcom.2012.07.021⟩. ⟨hal-00724960⟩

Conference papers8 documents

  • Christelle Caillouet, Tahiry Razafindralambo, Dimitrios Zorbas. Optimal placement of drones for fast sensor energy replenishment using wireless power transfer. Wireless Days 2019, Apr 2019, Manchester, United Kingdom. ⟨hal-02043123⟩
  • Christelle Caillouet, Tahiry Razafindralambo, Dimitrios Zorbas. Utiliser des drones pour recharger efficacement des capteurs. ALGOTEL 2019 - 21èmes Rencontres Francophones sur les Aspects Algorithmiques des Télécommunications, Jun 2019, Saint Laurent de la Cabrerisse, France. ⟨hal-02129960⟩
  • Christelle Caillouet, Tahiry Razafindralambo, Dimitrios Zorbas. Recharging wireless sensor networks using drones and wireless power transfer. 29th Annual IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2018) Recent Results track, Sep 2018, Bologne, Italy. ⟨hal-01850446⟩
  • Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Extending network tree lifetime with mobile and rechargeable nodes. 13th International Conference on Ad-Hoc Networks and Wireless (ADHOCNOW 2014), Jun 2014, Benidorm, Spain. ⟨hal-00961314⟩
  • Jean Razafimandimby, Karen Miranda, Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Fast and reliable robot deployment for substitution networks. PE-WASUN - Tenth ACM International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Ad Hoc, Sensor, and Ubiquitous Networks - 2013, Nov 2013, Barcelona, Spain. pp.17-24, ⟨10.1145/2507248.2507256⟩. ⟨hal-00851363⟩
  • Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Energy efficient mobile target tracking using flying drones. The 4th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2013), Jun 2013, Halifax, Canada. ⟨hal-00827887⟩
  • Kalypso Magklara, Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Node Discovery and Replacement Using Mobile Robot. 4th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks, Oct 2012, Paris, France. ⟨hal-00740172⟩
  • Dimitrios Zorbas, Tahiry Razafindralambo. Wireless sensor network redeployment under the target coverage constraint. NTMS 2012: The Fifth IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security, May 2012, Istanbul, Turkey. 2012. 〈hal-00673348〉