Curriculum Vitae



Ph.D., in Engineering Sciences (Oct. 2006 – June 2011)

M.Sc., In Signal, Tansmission and Image (June 2006)

M.Eng., In Signal Processing Automatic System Engineering (June 2005)


Research Activities

  • Since Sep. 2016: Associate professor, Université de Lorraine, Loria, UMR 7503, Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy, France.
    Research on: Distant speech recogntion, multichannel speech processing and representation learning for speech processing.
  • Oct. 2014 – Aug. 2016: Post-doctoral researcher (with Prof. Gaël Richard and Slim Essid), Dept. Signal and image processing (TSI), Telecom ParisTech, Paris, France.
    Research on: Speaker diarization and identification, representation learning for audio
    (The research take place in the framework of the LASIE project).
  • Jan. 2013 – Sep. 2014: Post-doctoral researcher (with Prof. Marcello Federico), Human Language Technology research group, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Trento, Italy.
    Research on : Robust automatic speech recognition.
    (The research take place in the framework of the EU-BRIDGE project).
  • June 2011 – Dec. 2012: Post-doctoral researcher (with Prof. Marc Moonen), Dept. of Electrical Engineering, KULeu- ven, Leuven, Belgium.
    Research on : Design and evaluation of binaural noise reduction algorithms for cochlear im- plants.
    (This project is a joint collaboration between the Dept. of Electrical Engineering and the Dept. of neurosciences at KULeuven and Cochlear Ltd).
  • Oct. 2006 – June 2011: Research assistant (with Prof. Marc Moonen), Dept. of Electrical Engineering, KULeuven, Leuven, Belgium.
    Research on : Integrated active noise control and noise reduction in hearings aids
  • Oct. – Dec. 2009: Guest researcher (with Prof. Søren Holdt Jensen), Dept. of Electronic Systems, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Danemark.

Academic Activities


  • Since 2016: Introduction to computer tools, Université de Lorraine — IUT Charlemagne, Nancy, France

MSc projects

Teaching Assistant

  • 2012: System and control theory, KULeuven, Belgium (H01M8AE)
  • 2007-2012: Speech and audio class, KULeuven, Belgium (H09K5A)
  • 2007-2010: Student project supervision for Digital Signal Processing for Communications and Information Systems class, KULeuven, Belgium (H05F1AE)
  • October 2007: Adaptive filtering class, EST-Signal project, Aalborg, Danemark


Research interests

  • Signal processing for speech and audio applications
  • Single- and multi-channel noise reduction
  • Machine learning for signal processing
  • epresentation learning for audio processing
  • Active Noise Control
  • Automatic Speech Recognition
  • (Deep) neural networks
  • Speaker identification