Hes-so Valais


Dominique Genoud

Dominique Genoud
RoleProfessor UAS
QualificationsPhD in technical science (computer science), EPFL
Phone+41 27 606 90 13
Fax+41 27 606 90 00

Dominique Genoud studied at the Federal institute of Technolgy in Lausanne Switzerland (EPFL), he then worked in different places in Switzerland as Software and hardware engineer. From 1995 to 1999 he was researcher at IDIAP Switzerland in voice recognition and biometrics systems where he obtained his PhD thesis in Information systems. In 1999 he made a postdoctoral at ICSI UC Berkeley.

From 1999 to 2002 he worked as senior research engineer at Nuance Communications in Menlo Park California. Dominique Genoud has several international publications (articles, books and patents) in the fields of biometrics and data analysis systems, etc. From 2002 to 2006 he worked as manager at Polyright, a Swiss company active in software products for RFID solutions.

Since 2006 he is CEO of Loutze-informatique.com, a software company that he founded. He joined the software engineering unit of the Institute of Information Systems at HES-SO Valais-Wallis in 2010. Dominique current research activities are focused on information systems for energy (smart-grids/micro-grids) and multisource intelligent data analysis applied in domain such as biotechnology, pharama and energy.

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Research interests

Intelligent data analysis, data mining, machine learning, Business intelligence, smart information systems, information systems for energy.