Chaumont Marc

Marc Chaumont is Assistant Professor, HDR, at the LIRMM Montpellier, and does his teaching at the University of Montpellier.

He was born in November 1976, in France. He received his Engineer Diploma in Computer Sciences at the INSA (National Institute of Applied Sciences) of Rennes, France in 1999 and his Ph.D. in Computer Sciences at the IRISA Rennes (INRIA, CNRS, University of Rennes 2, and INSA) in 2003. His Ph.D. thesis was about video objects representations, with dynamic coding and scalability functionalities, in the video compression area. He has carried on for one year its research activity at the INRIA Rennes and for one another year at the University Technological Institute of Bayonne, France as a Visiting Assistant Professor. During this last year, he focused on face tracking using a deformable 3D face model. Since September 2005, he is an Assistant Professor in the LIRMM (Laboratory of Computer Science, Robotic and Microelectronic) of Montpellier and the University of Nîmes. His current interests areas are multimedia security (steganography, watermarking, digital forensics, video & image compression) and to a lesser extent segmentation & tracking in videos. He has published more than 35 conference papers, 6 journal papers, and 4 open-access book chapters. He is in the International Advisory Committee of the open-access journal International Image Processing and Visual Communication (IJIPVC). He is reviewer for more than 20 journals (IEEE Transaction on Image Forensics and Security, IEEE Transaction on Image Processing, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, IS&T Journal of Electronic Imaging, ELSEVIER Digital Signal Processing, IET Information Security Journal, EURASIP Journal On Information Security ...) and for more than 10 conferences (IEEE ICIP, EUSIPCO, IWDW, IH&MMSec...).

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