Emmanuel Boutillon was born in Chatou, France, on November the 2nd, 1966. He received the Engineering Diploma from the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (ENST), Paris, France, in 1990. In 1991, he worked as an Assistant Professor in the École Multinationale Supérieure des Télécommunications in Africa (Dakar). In 1992, he joined ENST as a Research Engineer where he conducted research in the field of VLSI for digital communications. While working as an engineer, he obtained his Ph.D in 1995 from ENST. In 1998, he spent a sabbatical year at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Since 2000, he has been a Professor at the University of South Britany, Lorient, France. His current research interests are on the interactions between algorithm and architecture in the field of wireless communications. In particular, he works on turbo codes and LDPC decoders.
Biography Updated on 8 November 2004