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Occupation Senior Researcher
Diploma Doctor of Science in Informatics – Ing.EPF
Room D30.05
Phone +41 (0)26 429 67 38
E-mail simon.ruffieux@hefr.ch

General information

Simon Ruffieux is currently a Senior Researcher at the University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Fribourg (HES-SO FR). He is working on several projects (e-bikes usage optimization, astronomical telescope automation, machine learning and big data related projects). He holds a diploma of Doctor of Science in Informatics from the University of Fribourg and a Master in Computer Sciences from the Swiss Federal Institute Of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland. He also holds a specialization in Bio-computing. His research domains are in the area of Big data, Machine Learning, Human Machine Interfaces, Robotics, Human Machine Interfaces and Gesture Recognition.

He currently works as Senior Researcher in the Information and Communication Department, managing and setting up projects,  giving selected lectures for Bachelor and Master courses and supervising students during their projects.