Associate Professor HDR in Computer Science

Welcome to the webpage of Christophe Charrier

Christophe Charrier obtained his PhD in Computer Science from the University Jean Monnet (Saint-Etienne) in 1998. From 1998 to 2001, he was a Research Assistant with the Laboratory of Radio Communications and Signal Processing, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada. In 2001, he joined the Cherbourg Institute of Technology at Saint-Lo as an assistant professor. In 2008, he joined the GREYC lab and the e-payment and biometrics research unit. In 2008, he was a Visiting Scholar with the Laboratory for Image and Video Engineering, University of Texas, Austin. From 2009 to 2011, he was an Invited Professor with the Computer Department, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada. His current research interests include digital image and video coding, processing, quality assessment, computational vision, biometrics (evaluation of biometric systems, fingerprint quality assessment...) Since 2016, he is the head of e-payment and biometrics research group.

Older Position

2009-2010 : Delegation CNRS at the XLIM lab, ICONE team

2009-2010 : Invited Professor, Computer Sicence dept, Université de Sherbrooke, QC, Canada

June-August, 2008 : Invited Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA

1998-2001 : Postdoctoral researcher at the LTRS, Université Laval, Quebec city, QC, Canada


HdR, 2011 University of Caen Normandy

PhD in Image Processing, 1998 Univ. of Saint-Etienne (Alps)

Master in Computer Science, 1993 Univ. of Nantes

Bachelor in Mathmetics, 1989 Univ. of Nantes


Cyberworlds 2022

From September 27 to 29, 2022, the Cyberworlds2021 conference is organized at Kanazawa, Japan.
This conference is ranked B from CORE
Cyberworlds are information spaces and communities that immensely augment the way we interact, participate in business and receive information throughout the world. Cyberworlds seriously impact our lives and the evolution of the world economy by taking such forms as social networking services, 3D shared virtual communities and massively multiplayer online role-playing games.
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Research interests

Image Quality assessment

how to evaluate the quality of an image/video

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Human Vision

how to modelize human vision characteristics

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Data quality, template update, presentation attack detection

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