Maître de Conférences
Institut de recherche :
Université Grenoble1 (UJF)
Contact information :
UFR IM2AG - BP 53
IMAG building - office 311
CS40700, 38058 Grenoble cedex 9, FRANCE
Phone : (+33) 184.108.40.206.47
Since September 1999, Olivier Aycard is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at University of Grenoble1 (UJF) and member of the Machine Learning group of the LIG laboratory. He received his PhD in Computer Science from University of Nancy1 in June 1998 and his HDR (Accreditation to Supervise Research) in Computer Science from University of Grenoble in december 2010. From June to September 1999, he was visiting researcher at Nasa Ames Research Center in Moffett Field (California). His researches focus on probabilistic techniques and machine learning techniques for perception for mobile robots. He leaded the French project Predit PUVAME from October 2003 to Avril 2006. He was the leader of the first phase of the ip PReVENT-ProFusion1 (February 2004- August 2004) and also participated to its second phase on Perception aspects in cooperation with Daimler and Volvo Technology. From june 2008 to june 2011, he was involved in the strep Intersafe2: he was in charge of the perception module on the Volkswagen demonstrator including mapping, localization, sensor data fusion, detection and tracking of moving objects. Since 2011, he is involved in the ip Interactive in cooperation with CRF, TRW.
In addition, he is in charge of lectures in Artificial Intelligence and Perception in the University of Grenoble1.
a mobile robot 100 % designed, built and developed in the FabLab Mstic-LIG
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