Prof. Liming Chen
Date : Started in 1998
Projects : All (LabCom Arès, FUI Pikaflex, EU CHIST-ERA “Learn-Real”)
Liming Chen is a Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, University of Lyon, France. He received his BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Nantes in 1984, his MSc and PhD in computer science from the University Pierre and Marie Curie Paris 6 in 1986 and 1989 respectively. He was an associate professor at the Université de Technologie de Compiègne before he joined Ecole Centrale de Lyon as Professor in 1998.
40 PhD thesis were successfully defended under Prof. Chen’s supervision or co-supervision, including 37 thesis since his appointment to ECL. His research has led to 286 publications, including 2 books, 11 book chapters, 53 international journals, 2 national journals, 156 international conferences, 41 international workshops, 15 national conferences and 7 archived publications, filed 7 patents and 2 softwares, 16 national or European collaborative research projects for a total amount of 3.36 millions €, 14 industrial contracts for a total amount more than 1 M€. See his citations according to Google Scholar.
Prof. Chen initiated the lecture of deep learning at Ecole Centrale de Lyon in 2015 and is responsible or co-responsible of three AI related courses for engineer graduate students, namely Introduction to Deep learning, Structured Deep learning and computer vision.