My lab focuses on the digital engineering of complex cyber-physical systems. This involves starting with the expert’s domain knowledge, capturing it in models, and then using this knowledge to better construct, optimize, verify, and validate systems.

Current and Alumni Students

Name Role Years Topics
Lei Zhao PhD student 2024 Systematic digital twin engineering, engineering of a DT for permafrost
Louis Malassigne-Onfroy Research assistant 2024 Visualization of digital twin architectures
Amélie Bosphore Research assistant 2024 Implementation of modelled machine learning pipelines
Justin Caisse Research assistant 2023/2024 Ontological modelling of machine learning pipelines

Open Opportunities

I am actively looking for motivated and talented individuals for undergraduate, Masters, and PhD positions.

One of my available projects is: Accelerating Digital Twin Construction: A Domain Knowledge-driven, Low-Code Approach

What do I offer:

  • A position at Polytechnique Montréal, a world-class institution, located in a global cultural capital
  • Supportive mentoring on many aspects of graduate life
  • Cutting-edge research
  • Collaboration with local and global experts
  • Opportunities to publish in excellent venues, present at top conferences, and perform international research visits
  • Funding is available

What do I expect:

  • A friendly yet professional attitude
  • Ability to perform research and publish
  • Strong self-motivation skills, the ability to ‘push’ projects
  • Attending and presenting at conferences
  • Completing degree requirements

Contacting Me

See my Contact page for up-to-date contact information, including my email and office location.

When sending me an email to inquire about a position, I kindly ask that you do the following:

  • Please demonstrate that you are aware of my research interests and publications.
  • (Required) Please answer the following questions, with 200 to 500 words each.
    • What excites you about research?
    • What are your research interests?
    • How do your research interests match my own?
    • What’s your favourite project you’ve worked on?
  • (Required) Attach a up-to-date CV
  • (Required) Attach your transcript(s)
  • (Optional) Attach at least one reference letter
  • (Optional) Attach your relevant publication(s) or report(s)

I apologize, but due to the volume of requests, I will not be able to respond to your email unless it matches the above conditions.

Please be detailed and specific. Your email should give me a sense of who you are, what you want to research, and why you would like me specifically to be your supervisor.

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