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Alain Barrat

  • PhD
  • Researcher
  • Mediterranean Microbiology Institute
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Research interests

Statistical physics Complex networks

About

I obtained my PhD in theoretical physics at the university of Paris VI (France) in 1996, under the supervision of M. Mézard. The subject of the thesis was the out-of-equilibrium dynamics of spin glasses. I then spent two years at the Abdus Salam ICTP in Trieste, Italy, as a postdoctoral fellow. In 1998, I entered the National Council for Scientific Research (CNRS) of France with a permanent position as junior researcher. I spent 10 years at the Laboratoire de Physique Théorique at the University of Paris-Sud. I am currently CNRS senior researcher at the Centre de Physique Théorique in Marseille. I am also research scientist at the Complex Networks and Systems Group at the Institute for Scientific Interchange in Turin, Italy.

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Publications (5)

  • Can co-location be used as a proxy for face-to-face contacts?

    • Génois M
    • Barrat A
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  • Quantifying social contacts in a household setting of rural Kenya using wearable proximity sensors

    • Kiti M
    • Tizzoni M
    • Kinyanjui T
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    9Citations
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  • Empirical temporal networks of face-to-face human interactions

    • Barrat A
    • Cattuto C
    • Colizza V
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    19Citations
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  • High-resolution measurements of face-to-face contact patterns in a primary school

    • Stehlé J
    • Voirin N
    • Barrat A
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    205Citations
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  • Simulation of an SEIR infectious disease model on the dynamic contact network of conference attendees

    • Stehlé J
    • Voirin N
    • Barrat A
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    150Citations
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Professional experience

Researcher

CNRS

September 2008 - Present

Researcher

CNRS

October 1998 - September 2008(10 years)