About me

EDUCATION

  • Born in Lumino, South of Switzerland, the 19th of October 1958
  • Electronic engineer diploma, Applied University HEIG in December 1980
  • Electronic engineer REG A (ETH equivalence) in December 1991
  • Postgraduate in computer science: "Scientific Visualization and Simulation", EPFL 1991
  • Postgraduate in computer science: "Biological and Artificial neural network", EPFL 1992
  • Postgraduate in computer science: "New approaches in Data Bases", EPFL 1993
  • Postgraduate certificate in computer science, EPFL 1993

INDUSTRIAL AND TEACHING ACTIVITIES

  • Electronic engineer in R&D at PANEL/GARDY, Préverenges, 1980 to 1986
  • Electronic engineer in R&D at HERMES/OLIVETTI, Yverdon-les-Bains, 1986
  • Electronic engineer in R&D at COSTRONIC, Préverenges, 1986 to 1989
  • Electronic engineer in R&D and teaching assistant at the LAMI-EPFL, Lausanne, 1989 to 1997
  • Part time teaching for an electronic analogue practical course at HEIG Yverdon-les-Bains, 1994 to 1998
  • Consulting for different industries for the design of DSP and 32-bit micro-controller industrial boards
  • Co-founder of the start-up K-Team S.A., Préverenges, 1995
  • Part time technical manager at the K-Team, Préverenges 1995 to 1998
  • Since 1997 - employed at the CSEM:
  •           1997 - 2016, as Section Head of the Vision Embedded Systems activity
  •           2017 - 20xx, as Senior Expert, Scientific dissemination

LANGUAGES

  • French, Italian, English

FIELD OF INTEREST & MAIN REALIZATIONS

  • Real-time µKernels
  • Neural network applications
  • OCR technology
  • Digital and analog hardware design
  • Designer of the architecture, the hardware & the software of the mobile robots Khepera and Koala

IMPORTANT COLLABORATIONS 


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