Who am I ?

I am a French engineer from Mines DOUAI and a PhD student at EPFL.

Education

PhD Student

2019

I am currently working on Finger-Level Hand Control and Polymorphic Embodiment within the IIG at EPFL lead by Dr. BOULIC Ronan.

Engineer from Mines DOUAI - Master

2015 - 2018
Mines DOUAI - Douai, France

I majored in Computer Science at Mines DOUAI

Classes Préparatoires aux Grandes Ecoles - License

2012 - 2015
Lycée Claude Bernard - Paris, France

Mathematics Physics branch

Experiences

Teacher Assistant

2019 - Today
EPFL - Lausanne, Switzerland

As a Ph.D. student, I assist Dr. BOULIC Ronan for Virtual Reality and C++ programming courses with hands-on support or automated evaluation tools.

Master project supervision

2019 - Today
EPFL - Lausanne, Switzerland

As a PhD student I am supervising semester projects

Internship as a PhD Student

10/2018 - 11/2018
ENSTA Bretagne - Brest, France

During one month I had the chance to work with Pr. LAGADEC Loïc, to learn and work with FPGAs overlays at ENSTA Bretagne.

Infrastructure and electronic designer

2017-04 - 2017-08

Design of a system allowing a windmill to send data to a sever Design of an electronic board providing a simple feedback control over a brake system Technologies used :

  • Raspberry Pi
  • PHP, Python
  • Electronics
  • UART, I2C

Application designer

2016-04 - 2016-07

Design of an application providing support for printers Technologies used :

  • C# with the .NET framework
  • Microsoft SQL
  • Microsoft AD

GreenFit project

2015-09 - 2016-04

Design of a connected machine able to recover energy produced by sportsman

Main tasks :

  • Technological research
  • Electronic design
  • Design and machining mechanical parts
  • Design and 3D printing of parts
  • Edition of a video for a pitch
  • Material management and installation during expositions

Exhibitions :

  • Paris BodyFitness Exhibition, 2016
  • Startup Day, PSB (Paris School of Business), 2016
  • National competition of Enactus France, 2016

Publications

Dario Pavllo, Mathias Delahaye, Thibault Porssut, Bruno Herbelin, Ronan Boulic
Computers & Graphics : X
Neal Hartman - Mathias Delahaye, Hugo Decroix, Bruno Herbelin, Ronan Boulic
MIG '20: Motion, Interaction and Games
Loën Boban, Mathias Delahaye, Ronan Boulic
ICAT-EGVE 2020

Some of my projects

Home Server - 2016 - Today
Installation, setup and management of my own servers hosting data, tools, websites, databases, etc.
Personal traking board for a car - 2017 - Today
PCB design, soldering, programming and final installation of homemade board in my car. This board handles illuminations, sound, remote control and tracks the car
Website design - 2017
Design several websites from scratch for small offices, family, projects, etc.
Medical consultation software - 2018
Design of an user friendly application managing consultations history

Skills

Programming languages

  • C
  • Ruby
  • SmallTalk
  • Python
  • C#
  • Java
  • PHP
  • JS
  • ...

Web technologies

  • HTML5, CSS
  • jQuery, jQuery mobile
  • Ajax, JSON
  • WebSockets
  • REST, SOAP
  • Selenium
  • Jekyll

Server technologies

  • Linux, OpenBSD
  • Hypervisor (lib-virtd, ESXi, Citrix)
  • Network
    (pfSense, bind, openvpn, iptables, ...)
  • Web-servers
    (nginx, tomcat, ...)
  • Databases
    (PostgreSQL, MariaDB, Oracle MySQL, ...)
  • Continuous integration
    (Gitlab, Jenkins)
  • Infrastructure as code
    (Puppet)
  • Web certificates
    (Openssl, Let's encrypt)
  • Security testing
    (Metasploit framework, Root-me challenges, ...)

Main targets devices

  • Desktop
  • Micro-controller
  • Android
  • Web browsers
  • Unity3D (multi-plateform)

Hardware

  • PCB design (KiCAD)
  • CAD (OpenSCAD, Solidworks)
  • SMD soldering (Iron, Hot air station)
  • Micro-controllers registers
    (PIC32MZ, atMega)
  • Machining (manual, G-Code for CNC)

General

  • Driver's license
  • Electricity
  • Stick welding
  • Plumbing
  • Painting
  • ...