Educational Background

Research direction habilitation from Rennes 1 University.
Title: Compartments imaging for the characterization of brain diseases from quantitative MRI.
Manuscript and presentation: available from HAL.
PhD Thesis in Computer Science at INRIA Sophia Antipolis, Asclepios Team.
Company: DOSISoft S.A., Cachan.
Thesis supervisor: Grégoire Malandain.
Subject: Design and use of anatomical atlases for radiotherapy.
2003 :
Master Degree in Mathematics, Vision and Learning (DEA MVA), ENS Cachan.
Passed with merit.
Graduated from UTC (University of Technology of Compiègne), in Computer Science.

Professional Experience

2009 - :
Research Scientist at INRIA, Empenn research team (formerly VISAGES).
Construction of atlases adapted to a patient or a population, robust comparison of populations, diffusion MRI, relaxometry...
2007 - 2009:
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Children's Hospital Boston :
In the Computational Radiology Laboratory (CRL) headed by Simon Warfield. Instructor in Radiology (Harvard Medical School) since october 2008.
2003 - 2007:
PhD at INRIA Sophia Antipolis, Asclepios Team. Thesis topic: Design and Use of Anatomical Atlases for Radiotherapy.
04 - 10/2003:
Master Degree and Graduate Degree training period at INRIA, Epidaure Project, Sophia Antipolis, France:
Elastic registration of a brain atlas in the presence of pathological structures: conception and development in C++ of a method to extract surgical resection or a tumor, seeding of the structures in the brain atlas, study of validation methods for elastic registration.
Supervisors: Grégoire Malandain and Pierre-Yves Bondiau.
Training period at the National Geographical Institute (IGN), Saint Mandé, France:
Within the MATIS research laboratory, conception and development in C++ of a method to extract road axes for positioning cadastral images on aerial images.

Computer Skills

C/C++, Java, LaTeX, PHP.
Matlab, Maple, ITK, VTK, Qt.
Operating Systems:
Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Foreign Languages

Mother tongue.


2010 - 2018:
Master student lecturer at University of Rennes.
Graduate student instructor, Nice Sophia Antipolis University, Nice (France). Biomedical image processing courses to master level students.

Other Activities

Medical Image Analysis, Medical Physics, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, Neuroimage, Human Brain Mapping, MICCAI, ISBI.