herve jegou  

Research scientist at Facebook AI Research (FAIR) since 2015.

After graduating from Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan, he received a PhD (2005) from the University of Rennes for his thesis on error-resilient compression and joint source channel coding. After PhD he focused his research on computer vision and pattern recognition. He joined INRIA as a permanent researcher in 2006, where he was leading several projects on large image and video collections. He joined Facebook AI Research in 2015, where he currently serves as site lead of the Paris laboratory. He has received an ERC grant in 2013 and the Koenderink test of time award in 2018.