Julien Mairal - Biography
I received my PhD in 2010 under the supervision of Francis Bach and Jean Ponce from ENS Cachan. Before that I did my undergraduate studies at Ecole Polytechnique from 2002 to 2005 in Paris, then graduated from Telecom ParisTech and ENS Cachan in 2006 with a master degree. After my PhD, I spent two years as a post-doctoral researcher in the statistics department of UC Berkeley, working with Bin Yu, before joining Inria in 2012. In 2016, I received an ERC starting grant to run the project SOLARIS. I am interested in machine learning, optimization, statistical signal and image processing, computer vision, and have collaborations in bioinformatics.