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Jean-Charles Pinoli received his MSc degree in mathematics in 1982, his DSc degree in computer sciences in 1987, and his Habilitation degree in applied mathematics in 1992. From 1985 to 1989, he was member of the opto-electronics department of the Thales-Angénieux Company, Saint-Héand, France, where he pioneered research in the field of digital imaging and artificial vision. In 1990, he joined the Corporate Research Center of the Pechiney Company, Voreppe, France and was in charge of the imaging activities within the computational technologies division. Since 2001, he has been a full professor at the French graduate school ‘Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Étienne.’ He leads the Image and Pattern Analysis and Modeling Group. His research interests and teaching include image processing, analysis, and modeling, pattern analysis, and computer vision, mainly focusing on the mathematical and computational aspects.