Over the last 10 years, I have been involved as Co-I or PI in the management of 8 million euros of grants from national, European and international sources,  including a senior ERC.

Current Projects:

  • 2011-2026: Euclid Weak lensing scientific working group, and LE3 Organisation Unit.
    • Leader of the level 3 Organization Unit in the Euclid Consortium (a unit regrouping 240 researchers dedicated to design the algorithms that will be used  to deliver  ESA Euclid products such as power spectra, mass maps, etc.
    • Leader of the OULE3-Weak Lensing Work Package in the Euclid Consortium.
  • 2015-2018: EU H2020-FETOPEN (2703 kEuros),  P.I.,  DEDALE, Data Learning on Manifolds and Future Challenges.
  • 2015-2017: EU H2020-COMPET(1028 kEuros),  CO-I, Physis, Sparse Signal Processing Technologies for HyperSpectral Imaging Systems.
  • SKA: member of the Cosmology Scientific Working Group, which defines the Science Case for SKA.

Industrial Partners

Sagem Défense Sécurité Sagem Défense Sécurité (SAGEM), France:  Navigation systems for aeronautic, naval and land applications, optronics technologies, and tactical UAV systems, infrared imagers and light-intensifying cameras, targeting and surveillance sights.
Interuniversitair Micro-Electronica Centrum VZW Interuniversitair Micro-Electronica Centrum VZW (IMEC), Belgium:   Hyperspectral image acquisition
PLANETEK Italia SRL PLANETEK Italia SRL (PLANETEK), Italy: Application scenarios and system requirements, Integration, demonstration and validation


Selected Former Projects

  • 2012-2014: ANR (300 KEuros), CO-I, MultID, Robust Multispectral data analysis for target detection and IDentification.
  • 2010-2014: EU Marie Curie Industry-Academia Partnership and Pathways (1280 kEuros), CS-Orion, CO-I.
  • 2009-2014: EU ERC Advanced Grant (2360 kEuros), P.I., SparseAstro, Sparse Representation of Multi-Valued Images: Application in Astrophysics.
  • 2009-2012: ANR (307 kEuros), CO-I, NatImages.Adaptivity for Natural Images and Texture Representations.
  • 2009-2011: EU Astronet (400 kEuros), CO-I, Compressed Sensing for Herschel.

Former Space Missions