Nicolas Hautière received the M.S. degree in civil engineering from the National School of State Public Works (ENTPE), Lyon, France in 2002 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer vision from the University Jean Monnet, Saint-Etienne, France, in 2002 and 2005, respectively. He received the Habilitation to manage research (HDR) from the Université Paris-Est in 2011. He is currently confirmed researcher and program manager at Ifsttar, the French institute of science and technology for transport, development and networks. His research interests cover the modelling of the meteorological phenomena reducing the highway visibility, the detection of adverse visibility conditions and the estimation of the visibility range. The applications range from road operation, including advanced driver assistance systems and video traffic sensors, to meteorological observation.
Biography Updated on 18 October 2012