# List of publications

## Last update: June, 4 2018

## Submitted

- P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Analysis of Sponsored Data in the Case of Competing Wireless Service Providers .
- Zdravko Botev, Pierre L'Ecuyer, Bruno Tuffin. Reliability Estimation for Networks with Minimal Flow Demand and Random Link Capacities.
- P. Maille, B. Tuffin, Joshua Peignier and Estelle Varloot. Pricing of Coexisting Cellular and Community Networks.

## Thesis

- B. Tuffin. Simulation accÃ©lÃ©rÃ©e par les mÃ©thodes de Monte Carlo et quasi-Monte Carlo : thÃ©orie et applications. PhD in applied Mathematics. University of Rennes 1, 1997.
- B. Tuffin. Modélisation mathématique pour la conception, l'analyse quantitative et le controle de la qualité de service des systÃ¨mes. Habilitation, 2006.

## Book

- B. Tuffin.
**La simulation de Monte Carlo**. Edition HermÃ¨s, February 2010. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin.
**Telecommunication Network Economics: From Theory to Applications**. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

## Edited books or special issues of international journals

- B. Stiller, P. Reichl and B. Tuffin (eds). Performability has its price. Proceedings of the fifth International Workshop on Advanced Internet Charging and QoS technologies (ICQT'06), St Malo, France. Lecture Notes in Computer Science N.4033, Springer Verlag, 2006.
- T. Chahed and B. Tuffin (eds). International Conference on Network Control and Optimization (NET-COOP'07), Avignon, France. Lecture Notes in Computer Science N.4465, Springer Verlag, 2007.
- P.W. Glynn and B. Tuffin (eds). Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools: Selected papers from ValueTools 2007.
**Performance Evaluation**, Volume 65, Issues 11+12, November 2008. - G. Rubino and B. Tuffin (eds).
**Rare Event Simulation using Monte Carlo Methods**. John Wiley, 2009.**Now available**. - P. Reichl, B. Stiller and B. Tuffin (eds). Network Economics for Next Generation Networks. Proceedings of the sixth International Workshop on Advanced Internet Charging and QoS technologies (ICQT'09), Aachen, Germany. Lecture Notes in Computer Science N.5539, Springer Verlag, 2009
- G. Rubino and B. Tuffin (eds). Special issue of ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation on Rare Event Simulation. Articles eventually included in regular issues (due to a limited selected number).
- T. Anh Trinh, P. Reichl, B. Stiller and B. Tuffin (eds). Special issue of Telecommunication Systems Journal on Socio-Economic Issues of Next Generation Networks, in preparation.
- S. Distefano, A. Puliafito, M. Scarpa and B. Tuffin (eds). Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools: Selected papers from ValueTools 2016.
**Performance Evaluation**, 2016, to appear.

## Book Chapters

- G. Rubino, B. Tuffin. Simulations et mÃ©thodes de Monte Carlo. In :
**Techniques de lÂ’IngÃ©nieur**, No. AF600, 2007. - G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Introduction to Rare Event Simulation. In
**Rare Event Analysis Using Monte Carlo Methods**, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin Eds, John Wiley & Sons, pages 1-14, 2009. - P. L'Ecuyer, M. Mandjes, and B. Tuffin. Importance Sampling and Rare Event Simulation. In
**Rare Event Analysis Using Monte Carlo Methods**, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin Eds, John Wiley & Sons, pages 17-38, 2009. - P. L'Ecuyer, F. LeGland, P. Lezaud and B. Tuffin. Splitting Techniques in Rare Event Simulation. In
**Rare Event Analysis Using Monte Carlo Methods**, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin Eds, John Wiley & Sons, pages 39-62, 2009. - P.W. Glynn, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Robustness properties and confidence interval accuracy issues. In
**Rare Event Analysis Using Monte Carlo Methods**, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin Eds, John Wiley & Sons, pages 63-84, 2009. - G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Markovian Models for Dependability Analysis. In
**Rare Event Analysis Using Monte Carlo Methods**, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin Eds, John Wiley & Sons, pages 125-144, 2009. - H. Cancela, P. L'Ecuyer, M. Lee, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Analysis and Improvements of Path-Based
Methods for Monte Carlo Reliability Evaluation of Static Models. Chapter 3 in
**Simulation Methods for Reliability and Availability of Complex Systems**, J. Faulin, A. A. Juan, S. Martorell, and E. Ramirez-Marquez Eds., Springer-Verlag, 2010, pages 65-84. - P. Maille, P. Reichl and B. Tuffin. Of Threats and Costs: A Game-Theoretic
Approach to Security Risk Management. In
**Performance Models and Risk Management in Communication Systems**, N. Gulpinar, P. Harrison and B. Rustem (Eds.), Springer, 2011, pages 33-54. - B. Tuffin. Economics and Governance of Future Networks - Introduction. In
**Telecommunications Economics - Selected Results of the COST Action IS605 Econt@Tel**, A. Antoniadias and B. Stiller (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, pages 89-90, 2012. - P. Maille, P. Reichl and B. Tuffin. Internet Governance and Economics of Network Neutrality. In
**Telecommunications Economics - Selected Results of the COST Action IS605 Econt@Tel**, A. Antoniadias and B. Stiller (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, pages 108-116, 2012. - P. Maille, P. Reichl and B. Tuffin. Economics of Quality of Experience. In
**Telecommunications Economics - Selected Results of the COST Action IS605 Econt@Tel**, A. Antoniadias and B. Stiller (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, pages 158-166, 2012. - P. Maille, P. Reichl and B. Tuffin. Competition among Telecommunication Providers. In
**Telecommunications Economics - Selected Results of the COST Action IS605 Econt@Tel**, A. Antoniadias and B. Stiller (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, pages 179-187, 2012.

## Journals

- B. Tuffin, On the Use of Low Discrepancy Sequences in Monte
Carlo Methods.
**Monte Carlo Methods and Applications**, Vol.2, Num.4, pages 295-320, 1996. - B. Tuffin, Variance Reductions applied to Product-Form
Multi-Class Queuing Networks.
**ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation**, Vol.7, Num.4, pages 478-500, 1997. - B. Tuffin, Variance Reduction Order Using Good Lattice Points in Monte
Carlo Methods.
**Computing**, Vol. 61, Num. 4, pages 371-378, 1998. - B. Sericola and B. Tuffin, A Fluid Queue Driven by a Markovian Queue.
**Queuing Systems: Theory and Applications**, Vol.31, pages 253-264, 1999. - B. Tuffin, Bounded Normal Approximation in Highly Reliable
Markovian Systems.
**Journal of Applied Probability**, Vol. 36, Num.4, 1999. - B. Tuffin et L.M. Le Ny. Parallelisation d'une combinaison des methodes
de Monte Carlo et quasi-Monte Carlo et application aux reseaux de files
d'attente.
**RAIRO: Recherche operationnelle**, Vol. 34, pages 85-98, 2000. - B. Tuffin, D.S. Chen and K.S. Trivedi, Comparison of Hybrid
Systems and Fluid Stochastic Petri Nets.
**Discrete Event Dynamic Systems**, Vol. 11, Num. 1, pages 77-96, 2001. - B. Tuffin. Revisited Progressive Second Price Auctions for
Charging Telecomunication Networks.
**Telecommunication Systems**, Vol. 20, Num. 3, pages 255-263, 2002. - H. Cancela, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin, MTTF estimation by Monte Carlo methods using Markov
models.
**Monte Carlo Methods and Applications**, Vol.8, Num.4, pages 312-341, 2002. - B. Tuffin. Charging the Internet without bandwidth
reservation~: an overview and bibliography of mathematical approaches.
**Journal of Information Science and Engineering**, Vol. 19, pages 7-5-786, 2003. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. The Progressive Second Price Mechanism
in a Stochastic Environment.
**Netnomics**, Vol.5, pages 119-147, 2003. - D. Ros and B. Tuffin. Mathematical Model of Paris Metro Pricing
Scheme for Charging Telecommunication Networks.
**Computer Networks**, Vol. 46, pages 73-85, 2004. - C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. Comparison of Quasi-Monte Carlo-Based Methods for the Simulation
of Markov Chains.
**Monte Carlo Methods and Applications**, Vol.10, Num.3-4, pages 377-384, 2004. - B. Tuffin. Randomization of Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods for Error Estimation: Survey and Normal Approximation.
**Monte Carlo Methods and Applications**, Vol.10, Num.3-4, pages 617-628, 2004. - Y. Hayel and B. Tuffin. A Mathematical Analysis of the Cumulus
Pricing Scheme.
**Computer Networks**, Vol.47, pages 907-921, 2005. - E. Altman, D. Barman, R. El Azouzi, D. Ros and B. Tuffin. Pricing Differentiated Services: A Game-Theoretic Approach.
**Computer Networks**, Vol.50, Num.7, pages 982-1002, 2006 - E. Altman, E. El-Azouzi, D. Ros and B. Tuffin. Loss Policies for Competing TCP/IP Connections.
**Computer Networks**, Vol.50, Num.11, pages 1799-1815, 2006 - Y. Hayel, B.
Tuffin. An Optimal Congestion and Cost-Sharing Pricing Scheme for Multiclass Services.
**Mathematical Methods of Operational Research**, Vol.63, Num.3, 2006. - G. Okten, B. Tuffin and V. Burago. A central limit theorem and improved error bounds for a hybrid-Monte Carlo sequence with applications in computational finance.
**Journal of Complexity**, Vol. 22, pages 435-458, 2006. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Pricing the Internet with Multi-Bid Auctions.
**IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking**, Vol. 14, Num. 5, pages 992-1104, 2006. - Y. Hayel, M. Ouarraou and B. Tuffin. Optimal Measurement-based Pricing for an M/M/1 Queue.
**Networks and Spatial Economics**, Vol. 7, Num. 2, pages 177-195, 2007. - P. L'Ecuyer, V. Demers and B. Tuffin. Rare Events, Splitting, and Quasi-Monte Carlo
**ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation**, Vol. 17, Num. 2, Article 9, 2007. - P. L'Ecuyer, C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. A Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo Method for Markov Chains.
**Operations Research**, Vol. 56, Num. 4, Pages 958-975, July-August 2008. - P. Maille, B. Tuffin, Y. Xing and R. Chandramouli. User Stragegy Learning when Pricing a RED Buffer.
**Elsevier: Simulation Modelling, Practice and Theory**, Vol. 17, Num. 3, Pages 548Â–557, March 2009. - H. Cancela, P. Rodriguez and B. Tuffin. Availability Based Pricing and Topology Upgrade of Communication Networks.
**Annals of Operations Research**, Vol. 157, Num. 1, Pages 61-71, 2008. - P. L'Ecuyer, J. Blanchet, B. Tuffin, P.W. Glynn. Asymptotic Robustness of Estimators in
Rare-Event Simulation.
**ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation**. Vol 20, Num. 1 Article 6 (41 pages), 2010. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Approximating Zero-Variance Importance Sampling in a Reliability Setting.
**Annals of Operations Research.**Volume 189, Issue 1, pp 277-297, September 2011. - H. Le Cadre, M. Bouhtou and B. Tuffin. Modeling Consumers' Preference to Price Bundle Offers in Telecommunication industry Game when Competition among Operators.
**Netnomics**, Vol. 10, Num. 9, pages 171-208, 2009. - B. Tuffin, H. Le Cadre, M. Bouthou. Optimal pricing strategy with compensation when QoS is not satisfied.
**Annals of Telecommunication.**Vol. 65, No 3-4, March-April 2010. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Price War in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks.
**Computer Networks**. Vol. 54, Num. 13, Pages 2281-2292, September 2010. - Hai Tran Hoang and B. Tuffin. Inter-domain pricing: Challenges and possible approaches.
**International Journal of Network Management**, Vol.21, Num. 3, pages 223-246, 2011. Vol.21, Num. 3, pages 223-246, 2011. - P. Maille, B. Tuffin and J.M. Vigne. Technological Investment Games Among Wireless Telecommunications Service Providers.
**International Journal of Network Management**, Vol. 21, pages 65-82, 2011. - P. L'Ecuyer, D. Munger and B. Tuffin. On the Distribution of Integration Error by Randomly-Shifted Lattice Rules.
**Electronic Journal of Statistics**, Vol. 4, pages 950-993, 2010. - P. L'Ecuyer, G. Rubino, S. Saggadi and B. Tuffin. Approximation of Zero-Variance Importance Sampling for the Evaluation of Static Reliability Models.
**IEEE Transactions on Reliability**, Vol. 60, Num. 3, pages 590-604, September 2011. - P. Reichl, R. Schatz and B. Tuffin. Logarithmic Laws in Service Quality Perception: Where Microeconomics Meets Psychophysics and Quality of Experience.
**Telecommunication Systems**, to appear, 2011. - Hai Tran Hoang and B. Tuffin. Combinatorial double-sided auctions for network bandwidth allocation: A budget-balanced and decentralized approach.
**Annals of Telecommunications**, Volume 67, Issue 5-6, pp 227-240, June 2012. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Competition Among Providers in Loss Networks.
**Annals of Operations Research**, Volume 199, Issue 1 (2012), Pages 3-22. - D. Munger, P. L'Ecuyer, F. Bastin, C. Cirillo and B. Tuffin. Estimation of the Mixed Logit Likelihood Function by Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo.
**Transportation Research Part B**, Vol. 46, Num. 2, pp. 305-320, 2012. - Z.I. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer, G. Rubino, R. Simard and B. Tuffin. Static Network Reliability Estimation Via Generalized Splitting.
**INFORMS Journal on Computing**, Volume 25 Issue 1, Pages 56-71, 2013. - Z.I. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Markov chain importance sampling with applications to rare event probability analysis.
**Statistics and Computing**. Volume 23, Issue 2, pp 271-285, March 2013. - P. Maille, E. Markakis, M. Naldi, G. Stamoulis and B. Tuffin. An Overview of Research on Sponsored Search Auctions.
**Electronic Commerce Research Journal**, Vol. 12, Num. 3, pages 265-300, 2012. - O. Marce, H.-H. Tran and B. Tuffin. Double-sided auctions applied to vertical handover for
mobility management in wireless networks.
**Journal of Network and Systems Management**, Pages 1-24, March 2013. - V. Caron, A. Guyader, M. Munoz Zuniga et B. Tuffin. Some Recent Results in Rare Event Estimation.
**ESAIM Proc.**, Vol. 44, p. 239-259, January 2014. - P. Coucheney, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Impact of Reputation-Sensitive Users and Competition Between ISPs on the Net
Neutrality Debate.
**IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management**, Vol. 10, Num. 4, Dec. 2014. - P. L'Ecuyer, S. Saggadi, B. Tuffin. An Adaptive Zero-Variance Importance Sampling Approximation for Static Network Dependability Evaluation.
**Computers and Operations Research**, Vol. 45, Pages 51-59, 2014. - H. Cancela, M. El Khadiri, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Balanced and Approximate Zero-Variance Recursive Estimators for the Network Reliability Problem.
**ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation**, Vol. 25. Issue 1, Article 5, Dec. 2014. - P. Coucheney, G. D'Acquisto, P. Maille, M. Naldi and B.Tuffin. Influence of search neutrality on the economics of advertisement-financed content.
**ACM Transactions on Internet Technology,**Volume 14, Issue 2-3, Article 10, October 2014. - P. Coucheney, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Network Neutrality Debate and ISP Inter-Relations: Traffic Exchange, Revenue Sharing, and Disconnection Threat.
**NETNOMICS: Economic Research and Electronic Networking**.Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 155-182, November 2014. - Z. I. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer, R. Simard and B. Tuffin. Static Network Reliability Estimation under the Marshall-Olkin Copulas.
**ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation**, Volume 26 Issue 2, Article No. 14, January 2016. - P. Maille, G. Simon and B. Tuffin. Toward a Net Neutrality Debate that Conforms to the 2010s .
**IEEE Communications Magazine.**. Vol. 54, Num. 3, Pages 94-99, March 2016. - P. L'Ecuyer, D. Munger, C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. Sorting methods and convergence rates for Array-RQMC: some empirical comparisons.
**Mathematics and Computers in Simulation.**143C, Pages 191-201, 2018. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Preventing Competition Using Side Payments: When Non-Neutrality Creates Barriers to Entry.
**Netnomics.**Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp 3-22, 2017. - P. L'Ecuyer, P. Maille, N. Stier-Moses, and B. Tuffin. Revenue-Maximizing Rankings for Online Platforms with Quality-Sensitive Consumers.
**Operations Research.**To appear. - E. Gourdin, P. Maille, G. Simon and B. Tuffin. The Economics of CDNs and Their Impact on Service Fairness.
**IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management**. Vol. 14, Num. 1, Pages 22-33, 2017. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Auctions for online ad space among advertisers sensitive to both views and clicks .
**Electronic Commerce Research.**To appear. - P. L'Ecuyer, P. Maille, N. Stier-Moses, and B. Tuffin. Non-Neutrality of Search Engines and its Impact on Innovation.
**Internet Technology Letters.**To appear.

## International Conferences

- B. Tuffin, Variance Reduction Technique for a Cellular System
with Dynamic Resource Sharing.
**In Proceedings of the 10th European Simulation Multiconference**, p 467-471, Budapest, Hongrie, Juin 1996. - B. Tuffin, A new Permutation Choice in Halton Sequences.
**Second International Conference on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing**, volume 127, Lecture Notes in Statistics, Springer Verlag, New-York, 1997. - B. Tuffin and K.S. Trivedi. Implementation of Importance Splitting techniques in Stochastic Petri Net Package. In Haverkort, B.R., and Bohnenkamp, H.C. and Smith, C.U. (eds),
**Computer performance evaluation: Modelling tools and techniques; 11th International Conference; TOOLS 2000,**Lecture Notes in Computer Science, volume 1786, Springer Verlag, pages 216-229, 2000. - C. Hirel, B. Tuffin and K.S. Trivedi. SPNP Version 6.0. In Haverkort, B.R., and Bohnenkamp, H.C. and Smith, C.U. (eds),
**Computer performance evaluation: Modelling tools and techniques; 11th International Conference; TOOLS 2000,**Lecture Notes in Computer Science, volume 1786, Springer Verlag, pages 354-357, 2000. - B. Tuffin. A randomized Quasi-Monte carlo method for the simulation of product-form loss
networks.
**In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Telecommunication Systems**, p 468-478, Dallas, TX, USA, Mars 2001. - B. Tuffin and K.S. Trivedi. Importance Sampling for the Simulation of Stochastic Petri nets and Fluid Stochastic Petri nets.
**In Proceedings of High Performance Computing (HPC)**, pages 228-235, Seattle, WA, USA, Avril 2001. - H. Cancela, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. MTTF estimation using
importance sampling on Markov models.
**In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Industrial Logistics**, Okinawa, Japan, 2001. - B. Tuffin and L.M. Le Ny. Modeling and analysis of threshold
queues with hysteresis using stochastic Petri nets: the monoclass case.
**In Proceedings of Petri Nets and Performance Models, PNPM'01**, pages 175-184, IEEE CS Press, Aachen, Germany, 2001. - L.M. Le Ny and B. Tuffin. A simple analysis of heterogeneous multi-server threshold queues with hysteresis.
**In Proceedings of the Applied Telecommunication Symposium**, San Diego, USA, April 2002. - L.M. Le Ny and B. Tuffin. Modeling and analysis of multi-class
threshold-based queues with hysteresis using Stochastic Petri
Nets.
**In Proceedings the International Conference on Applications and Theory of Petri Nets**. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Verlag, 2002. - C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods for Estimating
Transient Measures of Discrete Time Markov Chains.
**In Fifth International Conference on Monte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing**, Springer, pages 329-344, 2002. - P. MaillÃ©, B.
Tuffin. A Progressive Second Price Mechanism with a Sanction Bid from Excluded Players.
**3rd International Workshop on Internet Charging and QoS Technology (ICQT)**, Springer Verlag, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2003. - P. MaillÃ©, B.
Tuffin. Multi-Bid Auctions for Bandwidth Allocation in Communication Networks.
**In IEEE INFOCOM**, Hong-Kong, March 2004. - Y. Hayel, D. Ros, B.
Tuffin. Less-than-Best-Effort Services: Pricing and Scheduling.
**In IEEE INFOCOM**, Hong-Kong, March 2004. - E. Altman, D. Barman, R. El Azouzi, D. Ros, B.
Tuffin. Pricing Differentiated Services: A Game-Theoretic Approach.
**In Networking**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Athens, May 2004. - E. Altman, R. El Azouzi, D. Ros, B.
Tuffin. Loss Policies for Competing TCP/IP Connections.
**In Networking**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Athens, May 2004. - A. Delanda, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Reserve Price in
Progressive Second Price Auctions.
**Proceedings of the Ninth IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications**, Alexandrie, June 2004. - B. Tuffin, P. Rodriguez and H. Cancela. End-To-End Reliability-Dependent Pricing
of Network Services.
**In the Proceedings of the 12th Latin-Ibero-American Conference on Operations Research (CLAIO'04)**, La Havana, Cuba, 2004. - B. Tuffin. On Numerical Problems in Simulations of Highly
Reliable Markovian Systems.
**In the proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Quantitative Evaluation of SysTems (QEST)**, University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands, IEEE CS Press, September 2004. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Multi-bid versus Progressive Second Price Auctions in a Stochastic Environment.
**In Fourth International Workshop on Internet Charging and QoS Technology, ICQT'04**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2004. - P. L'Ecuyer, C. Lecot, B. Tuffin. Quasi-Monte Carlo simulation of Markov chains with randomized copies of a two-dimensional highly-uniform point set.
**Sixth International Conference on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo Methods**, Juan-les-Pins, France June 2004, Springer-Verlag, 2005. - H. Cancela, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Bounded Relative Efficiency in Rare Event Simulation. In
**Proceedings of SAINT 2005 workshops**, IEEE CS Press, Trento, January 2005. - Y. Hayel, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Modelling and Analysis of Internet Pricing: Introduction and Challenges. In
**Proceedings of the International Symposium on Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis (ASMDA)**, Brest, May 2005. - Y. Hayel and B. Tuffin. Pricing for Heterogeneous Services at a Discriminatory Processor Sharing Queue.
**In Proceedings of Networking 2005**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, May 2005. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. An Auction-Based Pricing Scheme for Bandwidth Sharing with History-Dependent Utility Functions. In
**In Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Incentive Based Computing (IBC'05),**IEEE CS Press, Compiegne, France, September 2005. - V. Demers, P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. A Combination of Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo with Splitting for Rare-Event Simulation.. In
**In Proceedings of the 2005 European Simulation and Modelling Conference (ESM'2005),**SCS Press, Porto, Portugal, October 2005. - H. Cancela, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin New Measures of Robustness in Rare Event Simulation
**In Proceedings of the 2005 Winter Simulation Conference**, Orlando, FL, December 2005. - E. Altman, D. Barman, B. Tuffin and M. Vojnovic. Parallel TCP Sockets: Simple Model, Throughput and Validation.
**In IEEE INFOCOM**, Barcelona, March 2006. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. How Many Parallel TCP Sessions to Open: a Pricing Perspective.
**In Fifth International Workshop on Internet Charging and QoS Technology, ICQT'06, St Malo, France**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2006. - Y. Hayel, V. Ramos and B. Tuffin. Optimal Static Pricing of Reverse-Link DS-CDMA Multiclass Traffic.
**In the proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Quantitative Evaluation of SysTems (QEST)**, University of California at Riverside, USA, IEEE CS Press, September 2006. - Y. Hayel, G. Rubino, B. Tuffin and M. Varela. A New Way of Thinking Utility
in Pricing Mechanisms: A Neural Network Approach.
**In Proceedings of the 13th CLAIO (Congreso Latino-Iberoamericano de Investigacion Operativa)**, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2006. - B. Tuffin, P. L'Ecuyer and W. Sandmann. Robustness Properties in Simulations of Highly Reliable Systems. In
**Proceedings of RESIM 2006**, Bamberg, germany, October 2006. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Splitting with Weight Windows to Control the
Likelihood Ratio in Importance Sampling.
**In Proceeding of the first VALUETOOLS Conference**, ACM Digital Library, Pisa, Italy, October 2006. - P. L'Ecuyer, V. Demers and B. Tuffin. Splitting for rare-event simulation. In
**Proceedings of the 2006 Winter Simulation Conference**, La Marina del Rey, CA, December 2006. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Why VCG auctions can hardly be applied to the pricing of inter-domain and ad hoc networks. In
**Proceedings of the 3rd EURO-NGI Conference on Next Generation Internet Networks, Design and Engineering for Heterogeneity (NGI 2007)**. Trondheim, Norway. May 21-23 2007. - L.M. Le Ny and B. Tuffin. Pricing a threshold-queue with hysteresis
**Proceedings of the 18th IASTED International Conference on Modelling and Simulation (MS 2007)**, Montreal, Canada, May 30 Â– June 1, 2007. - J. Blanchet, P. Glynn, P. L'Ecuyer, W. Sandmann, B. Tuffin. Asymptotic Robustness od Estimators in Rare-Event Simulation. In
**Proceedings of the 2007 INFORMS Simulation Society (I-Sim) Research Workshop**, Fontainebleau, France, July 2007. - P. Maille, B. Tuffin, Y. Xing and R. Chandramouli. Decentralized Learning for Pricing a RED Buffer.
**Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks**(ICCCN'2007, Hawaii, USA), August 2007. - B. Tuffin, C. Hirel and K.S. Trivedi. Simulation versus
Analytic-Numeric Methods: a Petri Net Example.
**In Proceedings of the 2nd VALUETOOLS Conference**, ACM Digital Library, Nantes, France, October 2007. - E. Altman, R. El Azouzi, R. Marquez, D. Ros and B. Tuffin. Stackelberg Approach for Pricing Differentiated Services.
**In Proceedings of the 2nd VALUETOOLS Conference**, ACM Digital Library, Nantes, France, October 2007. - P. L'Ecuyer, B. Tuffin. Effective Approximation of Zero-Variance Simulation in a Reliability Setting. In
**Proceedings of the 2007 European Simulation and Modelling Conference (ESM'2007)**, St. Julian's, Malta, October 2007. - P.-T. de Boer, P. L'Ecuyer, G. Rubino, and B. Tuffin, Estimating the Probability of a Rare Event Over a Finite Horizon. In
**Proceedings of the 2007 Winter Simulation Conference**, IEEE Press, 2007. - Y. Hayel, V. M. Ramos, B. Tuffin. A Hierarchical Game for Uplink CDMA Transmissions with Random Active Users. In
**Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Networking (ICN 2008)**Pages 551-555, , Cancun, Mexico. IEEE Computer Society, 2008 - P. MaillÃ©, B. Tuffin. Analysis of Price Competition in a Slotted Resource Allocation Game
**In IEEE INFOCOM**, Phoenix, Arizona, April 2008. - P. Maille, M. Naldi and B. Tuffin. Competition for migrating customers: a game-theoretic analysis in a regulated regime. In
**Proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2008**, New Orleans, USA, December 2008. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin, Approximate Zero-Variance Simulation. In
**Proceedings of the 2008 Winter Simulation Conference**, IEEE Press, 2008. - H. Jung, B. Tuffin. Pricing for Heterogeneous Services in OFDMA 802.16 Systems. In the
**proceedings of IEEE WONS**(International Conference on Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services), Snow Bird, Utah, USA, February 2009. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Optimization of Transmission Power in Competitive Wireless Networks.
**In Sixth International Workshop on Internet Charging and QoS Technology, ICQT'09**, Lecture Notes in COmputer Science, Springer. Aachen, Germany, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, May 2009. - H. Le Cadre, M. Bouhtou and B. Tuffin. A Pricing model for a Mobile Network Operator sharing limited resource with a Mobile Virtual Network Operator.
**In Sixth International Workshop on Internet Charging and QoS Technology, ICQT'09**, Lecture Notes in COmputer Science, Springer. Aachen, Germany, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, May 2009. - H. Le Cadre, M. Bouhtou and B. Tuffin. Competition for Subscribers Between Mobile Operators Sharing
a Limited Resource.
**Proceedings of GameNets'09**, Istanbul, Turkey, May 2009. - Z. Kong, B. Tuffin, U.K. Kwok and J. Wang. Efficiency Analysis of Price Competition among WLAN Providers. In the
**proceedings of IEEE ICC 2009**, Dresden, Germany, June 14-18, 2009. - H. Cancela, M. El Khadiri, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. A Recursive Variance Reduction Technique with Bounded Relative Error of Communication Network Reliability Estimation. In the
**proceedings of the 6th St.Petersburg Workshop on Simulation**, pages 703-708, Saint Petersburg, Russia, July 2009. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Limiting Distributions for Randomly-Shifted Lattice Rules. In the
**proceedings of the 6th St.Petersburg Workshop on Simulation**, pages 885-890, Saint Petersburg, Russia, July 2009. - H. Le Cadre, M. Bouhtou and B. Tuffin. Modeling Mobile Network Operator and Mobile Virtual Network Operator
Dynamic Interconnexion Relations.
**Proceedings of the 21st Interntional Teletraffic Congress (ITC 21)**, Paris, France, September 2009. - P. Maille, M. Naldi and B. Tuffin. Price War with Migrating Customers.
**17th Annual Meeting of the IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2009)**, IEEE Computer Society, London, UK, September 2009. - P. Maille, M. Naldi and B. Tuffin. Price War or Tacit Collusion: A Repeated Game Approach to Oligopoly.
**In 3rd International Workshop on Network Control and Optimization, NETCOOP'09**, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, November 2009. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Price War with Partial Spectrum Sharing for
Competitive Wireless Service Providers.In
**Proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2009**, Honolulu, USA, December 2009. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. On the Error Distribution for Randomly-Shifted Lattice Rules. In
**Proceedings of the 2009 Winter Simulation Conference**, Austin, TX, December 2009. - P. Reichl, B. Tuffin and R. Schatz. Economics of Logarithmic Quality-of-Experience in Communication Networks
**Proceedings of the 9th Conference of Telecommunication, Media and Internet Techno-Economics (CTTE 2010)**, Ghent, Belgium, June 7-9, 2010.**Best paper runner-up**. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. On the interest of introducing randomness in ad-word auctions.
**Pro- ceedings of the 1st. IFIP International Conference Network of the Future**, Brisbane, Australia, 20-23 September 2010. - Hai Tran Hoang and B. Tuffin. A Distributed Auction-Based Algorithm to Allocate Bandwidth over Paths. Proceedings of the
**4th Workshop on Network Control and Optimization (NETCOOP'10)**, Ghent, Belgium, 29 November-1 December 2010. - P. Maille, B. Tuffin and J.M. Vigne. Economics of Technological Games Among
Telecommunication Service Providers.
**Proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2010**, Miami, FL, December 2010. - H. Cancela, P. L'Ecuyer, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Combination of conditional Monte Carlo and approximate zero-variance importance sampling for network reliability estimation. In the
**Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference**, Baltimore, December 2010. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. On the ranking strategy in adword auctions. In the proceedings of
**8th International Conference on Information Technology : New Generations (ITNG)**, IEEE, Las Vegas, USA, April 2011. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Sponsored Search Engines in Competition: Advertisers Behavior and Engines Optimal Ranking Strategies. In the proceedings of the
**19th Annual Meeting of the IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2011)**, IEEE Computer Society, Singapore, July 25-27, 2011. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Adword auction bidding strategies of budget-limited advertisers on competing search engines. In the proceedings of the
**7th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM 2011)**, IEEE Explore, Paris, France, October 24-28, 2011. - P. Maille, P. Reichl and B. Tuffin. Interplay between security providers, consumers, and attackers: a weighted congestion game approach.
**Proceedings of GameSec 2011**, College Park, Maryland, November 2011. LNCS Volume 7037,Springer Verlag. - L. Guijarro, V. Pla, B. Tuffin, P. Maille and J.R. Vidal. Competition and bargaining in wireless networks with spectrum leasing
**Proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2011**, Houton, TX, December 2011. - Z. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. An importance sampling method based on a one-step look-ahead density from a Markov chain. In the
**Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference**, Phoenix, AZ, December 2011. - P. L'Ecuyer, S. Saggadi and B. Tuffin. Graph Reductions to Speed Up Importance Sampling-Based Static Reliability Estimation. In the
**Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference**, Phoenix, AZ, December 2011. - F. Boussion, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Net Neutrality Debate: Impact of Competition among ISPs. In the
**Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on COMmunication Systems and NETworkS (COMSNETS)**, IEEE, Bangalore, India, January 3-7, 2012. - P. Maille, B. Tuffin and J.M. Vigne. Competition between wireless service providers sharing a radio resource.
**Proceedings of the 11th IFIP Networking Conference}**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Prague, Czech Republic, 21-25 May 2012. - G. D'Acquisto, P. Maille, M. Naldi and B. Tuffin. Impact of non-neutral wholesale prices for content providers on retail prices.
**Proceedings of the 8th Euro-NF Conference on Next Generation Internet (NGI 2012)**, IEEE, Karlskrona, Sweden, June 25-27, 2012. - L. Guijarro, V. Pla, B. Tuffin, P. Maille and P. Coucheney. A game theory-based analysis of search engine non-neutral behavior.
**Proceedings of the 8th Euro-NF Conference on Next Generation Internet (NGI 2012)**, IEEE, Karlskrona, Sweden, June 25-27, 2012. - P. Coucheney, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Comparison of Search Engines Non-Neutral and Neutral Behaviors. Proceedings of the
**first Workshop on Pricing and Incentives in Networks (W-PIN 2012)**, co-located with ACM Sigmetrics/Performance, London, UK, June 11, 2012.**Also SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, Vol. 40, Num. 2, pages 14-17, 2012.** - P. Coucheney, P. Maille, B. Tuffin and L. Guijarro. Impact of the Backbone Network Market Structure on the ISP Competition.
**. Workshop on Telecom Economics, Engineering and Policy**(in conjunction with ITC 24), Krakow, Poland September 3, 2012. - A. Ridder and B. Tuffin. Probabilistic Bounded Relative Error for Rare Event Simulation Learning Techniques. In the
**Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference**, Berlin, Germany, December 2012. - Z. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Dependent Failures in Highly Reliable Static Networks. In the
**Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference**, Berlin, Germany, December 2012. - Z. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer, and B. Tuffin, Modeling and Estimating Small Unreliabilities for Static Networks with Dependent Components,
**Proceedings of SNA-MC 2013: Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo**, Paris, October 2013. - P. L'Ecuyer, S. Saggadi, and B. Tuffin, An Adaptive Zero-Variance Importance Sampling Approximation for Static Network Dependability Evaluation,
**Proceedings of SNA-MC 2013: Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo**, Paris, October 2013. - L. Guijarro, V. Pla and B. Tuffin. Entry game under opportunistic access in cognitive radio networks: a priority queue model.
**Proceeding of the IFIP Wireless days**, IEEE, Valencia, Spain, 13-15 Nov 2013. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. How Do Content Delivery Networks Affect the Economy of the Internet and the Network Neutrality Debate?. In the
**Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services (GECON'2014)**. Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer-Verlag, Cardiff, UK, September 16-18, 2014. - P. Maille, K. Pires, G. Simon and B. Tuffin. How Neutral is a CDN? An Economic Approach. In the
**Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM)**, IEEE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nov 17-21, 2014. - B. Tuffin. Highly Reliable Markovian Systems Interval Availability Estimation by Importance Sampling. In the
**Proceedings of the 2014 Winter Simulation Conference**, Savannah, USA, December 2014. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Impact of Content Delivery Networks on service and content innovation. Proceedings of
**NetEcon 2015: The 10th Workshop on the Economics of Networks, Systems and Computation,**Portland, OR, USA, June 15, 2015. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Users facing volume-based and flat-rate-based charging schemes at the same time. In the
**Proceedings of the 8th Latin American Network Operations and Management Symposium (LANOMS 2015)**, IEEE Explore, Joao Pessoa, Brazil, October 1-3, 2015. Best short paper award. - P. Maille, G. Simon and B. Tuffin. Impact of Revenue-Driven CDN on the Competition among Network Operators. In the
**Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM)**, IEEE, Barcelona, Spain, November 2015. - B. Tuffin. Side Payments as Barriers to Entry in Non-Neutral Networks. In the proceedings of the
**12th Conference of Telecommunication, Media and Internet Techno-Economics (CTTE)**, Munich, Germany, November 2015. - H. Cancela, M. El Khadiri, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. On the robustness of Fishman's bound-based method for the network reliability problem. In the
**Proceedings of the 2015 Winter Simulation Conference**, Huntington Beach, CA, USA, December 2015. - P. L'Ecuyer, P. Maille, N. Stier-Moses, and B. Tuffin. Search (Non-)Neutrality and Impact on Innovation.
**NetEcon 2016: The 11th Workshop on the Economics of Networks, Systems and Computation,**Juan-les-Pins, France, June 14, 2016. - P. Maille, G. Simon and B. Tuffin. Vertical Integration of CDN and Network Operator: Model and Analysis. In the proceedings of the
**IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2016)**, IEEE Computer Society, London, UK, September 2016. - A. Rai, R. Valenzuela, B. Tuffin, G. Rubino and P. Dersin. Approximate Zero-Variance Importance Sampling For Static Network Reliability Estimation With Node Failures And Application To Rail Systems. In the
**Proceedings of the 2016 Winter Simulation Conference**, Arlington, VA, USA, December 2016. - P.W. Glynn, M.K. Nakayama, and B. Tuffin. On the estimation of the mean time to failure by simulation. In the
**Proceedings of the 2017 Winter Simulation Conference**, Las Vegas, NV, USA, December 2017. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Non-Neutrality Pushed by Big Content Providers. In the
**Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services (GECON'2017)**. Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer-Verlag, Anglet, France, September 19-21, 2017. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. How does imposing free roaming in EU impact users and ISPs' relations? In the
**Proceedings of the 8th International Conference Network of the Future**, London, UK, November 22-24, 2017. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Enforcing free roaming among UE countries: an economic analysis . In the
**Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM)**, IEEE, Tokyo, Japan, Nov 26-30, 2017 - Peter Glynn, Marvin Nakayama, Bruno Tuffin. Using Simulation to Calibrate Exponential Approximations to Tail-Distribution Measures of Hitting Times to Rarely Visited Sets. In the
**Proceedings of the 2018 Winter Simulation Conference**, Gothenburg, Sweden, December 2018.

## Invited Conferences and tutorials

- B.
Tuffin. Pricing schemes in Telecommunication networks.
**4th Latin-american workshop on economy theory (Jolate)**, Mexico City, Mexico, 2002. - B. Tuffin. Introduction a la simulation d'événements rares.
**9eme Atelier de Performances (AEP9)**, Aussois, France, Juin 2008. - G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. An Introduction to Monte Carlo Methods and Rare Event Simulation.
*Tutorial of the 5th International Conference on Quantitative Evaluation of SysTems (QEST)*. IEEE CS Press, Budapest, Hungary, September 2009. - B. Tuffin. Pricing in telecommunication networks: from congestion control and incentives design to competition among providers.
**5th Latin-America Networking Conference, LANC 2009**, Keynote talk, Pelotas, Brazil, September 2009. - B. Tuffin. Pricing in telecommunication networks: some issues and models.
**3rd IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Bandwidth on Demand and Federation Economics**, Keynote talk, Osaka, Japan, April 2010. - B. Tuffin. Some applications of importance sampling to dependability analysis. Plenary talk,
**International Conference on Monte Carlo techniques**, Paris, France, July 2016. - B. Tuffin. Network Neutrality: Modeling and Challenges.
**14th International Conference on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems & Services (GECON 2017)**, Keynote talk, Bayonne Anglet, France, September 19-21, 2017. - B.Tuffin. Recherche opérationnelle et théorie des jeux pour l'analyse de la neutralité du Net. Tutoriel.
**19eme congres de la Société Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide a la Decision (ROADEF)**, Lorient, France, 21-23 Février 2018.

## Workshops (based on abstracts)

- H. Cancela, G. Rubino et B. Tuffin, Fast Monte Carlo Methods for evaluating
Highly Dependable Markovian Systems.
**Second International Conference on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing, Salzburg, Autria, July 1996**. - D. Ros, B.
Tuffin. Charging in Packet Networks Using the Paris Metro Pricing Scheme.
**Optimization Days**, MontrÃ©al, Canada, Mai 2003. - B. Tuffin. Some new research directions about hybrid Monte Carlo
methods.
**In Vth IMACS Seminar on Monte Carlo Methods MCM-2003**, Berlin, September 2003. - C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. Simulating Markov Chains with
Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods.
**In Vth IMACS Seminar on Monte Carlo Methods MCM-2003**, Berlin, September 2003. - G. Okten, B. Tuffin. A Central Limit Theorem for a Hybrid-Monte Carlo Method.
**Fifth International Conference on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo Methods**, Juan-les-Pins, France, June 2004. - B. Tuffin. Coverage Function of Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods.
**INFORMS Applied Probability Conference**, Ottawa, Canada, July 2005. - P. L'Ecuyer, C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. A New Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo Approach for Markov Chains.
**INFORMS Applied Probability Conference**, Ottawa, Canada, July 2005. - V. Demers, P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Combining Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo with Splitting for Rare-Event Simulation.
**Sixth International Conference on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo Methods**, Germany, August 2006. - H. Cancela, P. L'Ecuyer, M. Lee, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Refinements of a path-based efficient algorithm for network reliability estimation in the rare event case. In
**Proc. of Probability and Statistics in Science and Technology 2007**, Porto, Portugal, 2007. - H. Cancela, P. L'Ecuyer, M. Lee, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Combining Path-Based Methods, RQMC and Zero-Variance Approximations in
Static Model Analysis. In
**Seventh International Conference on Monte Carlo and quasi-Monte Carlo Methods**, Montreal, Canada, July 2008. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Approximating zero-variance importance sampling in reliability settings. In
**Efficient Monte Carlo: From Variance Reduction to Combinatorial Optimization A Conference on the Occasion of R.Y. Rubinstein's 70th Birthday**, Sandbjerg Estate, SÃ¸nderborg, Denmark 14-18 July 2008. - P. L'Ecuyer, J. Blanchet, B. Tuffin, P.W. Glynn. Asymptotic Robustness of Estimators in
Rare-Event Simulation. In the
**7th International Workshop on Rare Event Simulation (RESIM 2008)**, Rennes, France, September 24-26 2008. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Price War Among Telecommunication Providers.
**1st Euro-NF Socio-Economics Workshop**, Athens, Greece, October 16-17, 2008. - P. Maille, M. Naldi and B. Tuffin. Challenges in game-theoretic modeling of competition and regulation for migrating customers.
**1st Euro-NF Socio-Economics Workshop**, Athens, Greece, October 16-17, 2008. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Limiting Distributions for Randomly-Shifted Lattice Rules.
**15th INFORMS Applied Probability Conference**, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., July 2009. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Limiting Distributions for Randomly-Shifted Lattice Rules.
**IMACS MCM 2009 Conference**, Bruxelles, Belgium, September 2009. - F. Bastin, C. Cirillo, P. LÃ•Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Estimation strategies for complex discrete
choice models .
**12th Conference of the International Association for Travel Behaviour Research,**Jaipur, India, December 13-18, 2009. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Competition Among Providers in Loss Networks.
**ALIO-INFORMS Joint International Meeting**, Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 6-9, 2010. - H. Cancela, M. El Khadiri, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. Recursive Variance Reduction Estimators for the
Static Communication Network Reliability Problem. In the
**8th International Workshop on Rare Event Simulation (RESIM 2010)**, Cambridge, UK, June 2010. - A. Ridder and B. Tuffin. Efficiency of the cross-entropy method in Markov chain problems. In the
**8th International Workshop on Rare Event Simulation (RESIM 2010)**, Cambridge, UK, June 2010. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Games Among Providers in Telecommunication Networks.
**INFORMS Annual Meeting**, Austin, Texaxs, U.S.A, November 7-10, 2010. - B. Tuffin. Approximation of Zero-Variance Importance Sampling in Reliability Settings.
**7th Conference on Extreme Value Analysis, Probabilistic and Statistical Models and their Applications.**June 27th-July 1st, 2011, Lyon, France. - P. L'Ecuyer, Z. Botev and B. Tuffin. Approximate Zero-Variance Simulation in Rare Event Settings. In
**IMACS MCM 2011 Conference**, Borovets, Bulgaria, September 2011. - P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Network reliability simulation with extension to Marshall-Olkin copula-based dependent failures.
**Eleventh International Conference on Monte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing (MCQMC'14)**, Leveun, Belgium, April 2014. - P. L'Ecuyer, C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. Convergence rates for the Array-RQMC method.
**Eleventh International Conference on Monte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing (MCQMC'14)**, Leveun, Belgium, April 2014. - H. Cancela, M. El Khadiri, G. Rubino and B. Tuffin. On the robustness of Fishman's bound-based method for the network reliability problem. In the
**10th International Workshop on Rare Event Simulation (RESIM 2014)**, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, August 27-29 2014. - P. L'Ecuyer, C. Lecot and B. Tuffin. Recent developments on Array-RQMC.
**IMACS MCM 2015 Conference**, Linz, Austria, July 2015. - Z.I. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer, R. Shah and B. Tuffin. Conditioning by Permutation Monte Carlo for Continuous-Time Markov Chains.
**Eighth International Workshop on Simulation**, Vienna, Austria, September 2015. - Z. Botev, P. L'Ecuyer and B. Tuffin. Permutation Monte Carlo: applications, analysis and extension. In the
**11th International Workshop on Rare Event Simulation (RESIM 2016)**, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, April 2016. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Auctions For Online Ad Space Among Advertisers Mixing Pay-per-view And Pay-per-click. In the
**Informs Annual Meeting**, Nashville, TN, USA, Nov 13-16, 2016. - P. Maille, G. Simon and B. Tuffin. On Revenue-oriented Content Delivery Networks And Their Impact On Net Neutrality. In the
**Informs Annual Meeting**, Nashville, TN, USA, Nov 13-16, 2016.

## National Conferences

- S. Collas and B. Tuffin. Creation of a Dynamic Model Language and
Application of Monte Carlo Methods for the Reliability Analysis of
Industrial Complex Systems.
**Dans Actes de lambda-mu-13,**Lyon, Mars 2002. - Y. Hayel, B.
Tuffin. Optimisation d'un modele de tarification de l'Internet.
**eme congres de la Societe Française de Recherche Operationnelle et d'Aide a la Decision (ROADEF)**, Avignon, France, Février 2003. -
P. Maille, B.
Tuffin. Mécanisme d'encheres au second prix pour l'allocation de bande passante dans les réseaux.
**5eme congres de la Sociéte Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide A la Decision (ROADEF)**, Avignon, France, Février 2003. - Y. Hayel and B. Tuffin. Tarification des réseaux a differenciation de services.
**Dans Journées des Doctorants en Informatique et Réseaux (JDIR)**, Lannion, France, Novembre 2004. - P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Encheres pour l'allocation de ressources réseaux.
**Dans Journées des Doctorants en Informatique et Réseaux (JDIR)**, Lannion, France, Novembre 2004. - B. Tuffin. Entropie croisée pour la simulation d'événements rares,
**Journées MAS**, Lille, France, September 2006. - P. Coucheney, P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Compétition entre fournisseurs d'acces internet: comparaison entre le peering, le transit facture et la menace de deconnexion.
**Dans 13eme congres de la Sociéte Francaise de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide à la Decision (ROADEF'2012)**, Angers, France, Avril 2012. - B. Tuffin. Approximation de l'échantillonnage préférentiel à variance nulle, avec applications en fiabilité.
**Journees MAS**, Clermont-Ferrand, France, Aout 2012. -
P. Maille, B.
Tuffin. Encheres pour espaces publicitaires avec annonceurs sensibles aux vues et aux clics.
**17eme congres de la Sociéte Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide A la Decision (ROADEF)**, Compiegne, France, Février 2016.

## Other research reports

- B. Tuffin, Improvement of Halton sequences distribution. PI IRISA 998, Mars 1996.
- B. Tuffin, Reduction des bornes de l'erreur d'approximation des methodes de quasi-Monte Carlo. PI IRISA 1133, Septembre 1997.
- H. Le Cadre, M. Bouhtou and B. Tuffin. Modeling Consumers' Preference to Price Bundle Offers in Telecommunication industry Study for a Single Provider.

## Miscelaneous

- B. Tuffin and P. Maille, Auctioning for Bandwidth in
Communication Networks,
**ERCIM News No.57, Special Theme: Games Technology**, Pages 32-33, April 2004. - B. Tuffin, H. Cancela, P. Rodriguez. End-to-End Reliability-Dependent Pricing of Network Services.
**International Conference on Industrial Logistics (ICIL'05), Poster Session**, Montevideo, Uruguay, February 2005. - P.W. Glynn and B. Tuffin. Guest editorial. Performance evaluation methodologies and tools.
**Performance Evaluation**, Volume 65, Issues 11+12, Pages 787-788, November 2008. - Panel session member: Bandwidth-on-Demand: Are Use, Technologies, and
Pricing Aligned?.
**3rd IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Bandwidth on Demand and Federation Economics**, Osaka, Japan, April 2010. - B. Stiller, B. Tuffin, P. Reichl and T. Anh Trinh. Guest editorial. "Socio-economic Issues of Next Generation Networks". Special issue of the
**Telecommunication Systems Journal**. To appear. - Eitan Altman, Chadi Barakat, Pierre Bernhard, Eric Fleury, Philippe Jacquet, Arnaud Legout, Corinne Touati, Bruno Tuffin, Sulan Wong. Our answer to the French Consultation over Network Neutrality (9th April to 17th may, 2010) .
- Co-writter of Inria's answer to ARCEP consultation about network neutrality. 2012.
- B. Tuffin and P. Maille, Le probleme de la neutralite du Net est-il regle ?. Position paper, May 2014.
- B. Tuffin and P. Maille. La neutralité du Net : le debat est-il bien pose ? (1). The Conversation, November 30, 2015.
- B. Tuffin and P. Maille. La neutralite du Net (2). The Conversation, 1st of December 2015.
- P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Our response to the public consultation on draft BEREC Guidelines on implementation of net neutrality rules. 2016.
- B. Tuffin. La simulation de Monte-Carlo. Interstices. 2017.
- P. Maille and B. Tuffin. La fin des frais d'itinérance dans l'Union européenne en 2017, la panacée vraiment ? The Conversation, March 5, 2018.
- P. Maille and B. Tuffin. Conflit Orange-TF1 : un problème de neutralité ? 2018.
- P. Maille and B. Tuffin. he end of roaming charges in the European Union: a cure-all solution? I'MT Tech. IMT science and technology news, 4th of June 2018.