Lucile Sassatelli
Professeure des Universités, Université Côte d'Azur
Membre Junior de l'Institut Universitaire de France

Who I am


I am a Full Professor at Université Côte d'Azur (UniCA), France, since 2022 (section CNU 27 Computer Science). I was previously an Associate Professor since 2009. I am with the I3S laboratory (UniCA, CNRS) in the Signal Image and System department

I obtained a MSc in 2005 from ENSEA and a PhD in 2008 from the University of Cergy-Pontoise, France. From November 2008 till September 2009, I was a postdoctoral fellow at MIT, in the "Reliable communications and Network Coding" group of Prof. Médard. I obtained my "Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches" from Université Côte d'Azur in December 2019.

As of October 2019, I have been awarded a junior chair with the prestigious Institut Universitaire de France for five years.

As of October 2022, I am the scientific director of EFELIA Côte d'Azur: this a five-year ANR CMA project to expand AI education and training in all domains of our university.

Research Interests

  • Multimedia, Machine learning

Contact information

Laboratory: I3S - Université Côte d'Azur, CNRS UMR 7271 Address: Les Algorithmes - bât. Euclide B 2000, route des Lucioles BP 121 06903 Sophia Antipolis Cedex France Email: myfirstname.mylastname at