Curriculum Vitae

Associate Professor at Le Mans Université since septembre 2010. Member of the Language and Speech Technology team (LST) at Laboratoire d'Informatique de l'Université du Mans. Formerly postdoc at Université du Maine in 2009-2010. PhD thesis defended in 2008 at Université d'Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse.

Visibility

Participant to scientific evaluation campaigns:

  • French
    • TRAD in 2012 and 2014. Machine Translation from Arabic to French in different domains.
  • International
    • WMT / Multimodal Machine Translation 2016. English+Image->German.
    • WMT / Machine translation of news data 2012, English<->French.
    • BOLT 2012-2015. Speech-to-speech machine translation.
    • IWSLT 2014, 2015. Spoken language translation.
    • NIST OpenMT 2009,2012 and 2015. Machine translation, {Arabic,Chinese}->English.

Community implication

  • Member of the following scientific associations: Association Francophone de la communication parlée (AFCP).

Event organization

  • MTMarathon 2010 in Le Mans
  • French conference TALN 2013 in Les Sables D'Olonne. Local organizer
  • French conference JEP 2014 in Le Mans. Local organiser

Reviewing and expertise

  • Reviewer
    • ACL : TAL
    • ACTI : ACL, IJCNLP, EACL, NAACL, EAMT.
    • ACTN : TALN, JEP, ReciTAL
  • Expert
    • Maitre de Conférences committees: LMU, section 27 (2013, 2014).

Duties

  • Elected member of the board of LIUM (2010-2016)
  • Elected member of the administrative committee of AFCP (2014-2016), in charge of student grants

Papers

Summary: 5 journals, 39 international conferences, 4 french conferences, 1 other, total: 50 publications.

See the Papers page.