Academic Positions

  • Present 2019

    Associate Professor

    Emlyon, Lyon

  • 2019 2011


    École supérieure d'ingénieurs Léonard-de-Vinci (ESILV), Paris

    University of Paris 8, Paris

    University of Pierre and Marie Curie, Paris

    INSA of Rennes, France

    University of Rennes 1, France

  • 2016 2014

    Postdoc fellow

    University of Pierre and Marie Curie, ISIR

Education & Training

  • Ph.D. 2013

    Ph.D. in Human Computer Interaction


  • Master 22010

    Master of Control, Robotics, Signal and Image Processing

    Ecole Centrale de Nantes

  • Engineering2010

    Engineering degree in Computer Science and Telecommunication

    Lebanese university

Research and art are my passion. With research we create the future, with art we create beauty...with both, we become independent from everything but our senses..

In the Press


Honors, Awards and Grants

  • 2011
    FERA 2011, First Place
    Facial Expression Recognition and Analysis Challenge 2011, Santa Barbara, USA
  • 2012
    AVEC 2012, Second place
    2nd International Audio/Visual Emotion, santa Monica, USA