• July 2021: paper accepted in the Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, “Probability distributions for analog-to-target distances”, by Platzer et al., more details here
  • June 2021: research highlight of the AGU for “Monitoring the Agulhas Current Through Maritime Traffic”, more details here
  • June 2021: article dans le 50ème bulletin de liaison de l’Association Bretonne pour la Pêche à la Mouche, plus de details ici


  • Since 2019: associate researcher at the Data Assimilation Research Team, RIKEN Center for Computational Science (Kobe, Japan)
  • Since 2015: associate professor at IMT-Atlantique (Brest, France) and researcher at lab-STICC (French CNRS laboratory)
  • 2012-2015: postdoctoral researcher on spatial oceanography and statistics at Télécom Bretagne (Brest, France)
  • 2010-2012: postdoctoral researcher in data assimilation at the Atmospheric Science Research Group, Univ. Corrientes (Argentina)
  • 2007-2010: PhD at the Oceanography from Space Laboratory of IFREMER (Brest, France)

Research topics:

— Data assimilation:

— Remote Sensing:

— Climate change, renewable energies and risk assessment:

Teaching activities:

  • Probability and statistics (40h/year)
  • Machine learning and deep learning (20h/year)
  • Big data and cloud computing (30h/year)
  • Data assimilation (30h/year)


  • Ocean Remote Sensing Synergy (summer school)
    2014-2015-2016-2018-2019, Brest, France, more details here
  • Data Science & Environment (workshop + summer school)
    2017, Brest, France, more details here
  • Statistical Modeling and Machine Learning in Meteorology and Oceanography (workshop)
    2019-2020-2021, Brest, France, more details here
  • Data Science for Geosciences (doctoral course)
    2018-2019-2020, France, more details here