E-mail: click to reveal [ rtavenar, @rtavenar]
Phone: +33 (0)2 99 14 17 98
Office: A201 (Villejean, Rennes, France)
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I am currently a full professor at University of Rennes 2 since September 2022, following nine years as an assistant professor. I conduct research at IRISA, with a focus on machine learning and indexing for time series data, specifically for environmental time series.


Students and Post-docs (past & present)

  • Florent Imbert (PhD student, 2021-2024)
  • Wassim Swaileh (Postdoc, 2021-2023, now at Huawei Technologies)
  • François Painblanc (PhD student, 2020-2022)
  • Yichang Wang (PhD student, 2018-2021, now at Total)
  • Titouan Vayer (PhD student, 2017-2020, now at Inria)
  • Adeline Bailly (PhD student, 2015-2018, now at Helsing (after a stay at DGA))
  • Pierre Gloaguen (Postdoc, 2017-2018, now at Univ. Bretagne Sud (after a stay at AgroParisTech))
  • Arnaud Lods (MSc student, 2017)
  • Arthur Le Guennec (MSc student, 2016)
  • Léo Henry (Bachelor student, 2016)
  • Anh Quang Nguyen (MSc student, 2014)