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Picault Sébastien

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Sébastien Picault is Graduate Engineer (Telecom ParisTech) and received a Ph.D in computer science at University Pierre and Marie Curie (Paris VI, Sorbonne Universités). Since 2002, he works as an associate professor at University of Lille (CRIStAL lab). His research focuses on methods, algorithms and architectures for multi-agent and multi-level modelling and simulation, combining Artificial Intelligence and Software Engineering. S. Picault received his Habilitation to supervise research in 2013. Since 2016, S. Picault is a visiting researcher at INRA, BIOEPAR, where he applies AI methods to elaborate a generic framework for modelling and simulation in animal epidemiology (Emulsion), aimed at enhancing reliability of models and at involving experts from several fields in their design.

He will be with us from September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2019.

Email : sebastien (point) picault (at) oniris-nantes (point) fr
Tél : 02 40 68 29 37
Fax : 02 40 68 77 68

Reasearch Topics Interests
  • Simulation
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Multi-level modelling
  • Multi-agent systems
  • software engineering


Mathieu P., Morvan G., Picault S. 2018. Multi-level agent-based simulations: Four design patterns. Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 83, 51-64. [IF16=2.092] DOI: 10.1016/j.simpat.2017.12.015.