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									                         Jean-Pascal Mercier
nationality : Canadian
2, rue de l’Is`re
38000 Grenoble, France
+33 (0)6 82 57 5993

2007 - . . .                           o
                  A.B.D., INRIA Rhˆne-Alpes Research Centre, Grenoble, France
                  My Doctoral study addresses the problem of motion and action recognition based
                  on the analysis of the relative critical set.
                     • Awarded a Research Scholarship from the French national education and re-
                       search ministry
                     • Complementary works : Multi-camera particle filter tracking, Tracking based
                       automatic omni-directional camera calibration
2007              M.Sc., National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble, Grenoble, France
                  Speciality Vision and Robotics
                     • Thesis prepared in the PRIMA research group under the supervision of Pr.
                       James L. Crowley; Thesis entitled Learning spatial model for human activity
                     • Non Exhaustive Coursework : 3D Vision, Image Matching, Bayesian Learning,
                       Robotic and Movement, Advanced Image Synthesis, Automatic Learning
2005              B.Sc., Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke, Canada
                  in Computer Science

               Professional Experience
2005 - 2007       Consultant, Avnel Gold Mining Ltd., Kalana, Republic of Mali
                     • Geological structure modelling based on borehole analysis for mining explo-
                     • Development of a solution for quality assurance/control statistical analysis

                     • Diverse task regarding the redaction of exploration reports

               Technical Proficiencies
                  Languages : C/C++, Python, CUDA, Java

                  Graphics/Vis libraries : OpenGL, Qt, Cocoa, VTK, MayaVi

                  Scientific/Numerical Libraries : Scipy/Numpy, Matlab, BLAS, LAPACK

                  Others : L TEX, Shell Script, Boost
                                                  Jean-Pascal Mercier

2008 - . . .       Image Analysis, National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble, Grenoble, France
                   Teaching assistant for an advanced Image Analysis class (4th year, Computer Sci-
                   ence/Electrical Engineering) : Spatial/Frequency Filtering, Convolution, Fourier
                   Transform, Multi-Scale Image Analysis.

2008 - . . .       Programming, National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble, Grenoble, France
                   Teaching assistant for an Introductory Computer Science and Programming Lan-
                   guages class (1st year, Mixed Engineering) : Basic Algorithmic, Theory of Program-
                   ming, Functional Programming in Caml.

2005               Simulation, Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke, Canada
                   Teaching assistant for a Simulation class (3rd year, Computer Science) : Simulation
                   structures, Pseudo-Random Number Generation, Statistical Analysis tools.

2005               System Programming, Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke, Canada
                   Teaching assistant for a System Programming class (2nd year, Computer Science) :
                   SPARC Assembly, Low-Level System Structure.

2009               Advisor, Pierre-Mendes University, Grenoble, France
                   Advisor for a college student professional insertion project concerning the imple-
                   mentation of new features for our research group video capture solution.

               General Experience
                   Lead Developer for 2 open-source project.
                      • OMiSCID/Python (PyMiSCID), http: // omiscid. gforge. inria. fr
                        the Python implementation of the OMiSCID Middleware for services intro-
                        spection and discovery designed for perceptual components interraction inside
                        augmented environment. Contributor for the C++ version.
                      • ServiceVideo, http: // ligforge. imag. fr/ projects/ servicevideo
                        a versatile standardized Frame Grabber for v4l, FireWire, Ethernet(Proscilica),
                        Ladybug integrated with OMiSCID.
                   GPGPU Image Analysis
                   Extensive knowledge of CUDA/GPU programming techniques for real-time image

                   MayaVi/Traits UI
                   Experienced with Enthought MayaVi/Traits UI for fast data visualization and in-
                   terface development in Python.

               Research Interests
                   Computer Vision and 3D reconstruction; Motion Recognition and Analysis / Track-
                   ing; Bayesian Learning; Image Analysis; Context Modeling;

               Personal Interests
                   Travel, Outdoor Sports(FFCAM Member), Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking, Mu-
                   sic, Photography (c.f. http: // www. flickr. com/ jpmercier )

                   French (native)
                   English (excellent)
                   German (basic)

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