Simon Benaïchouche successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled:
« 𝐍𝐞𝐮𝐫𝐚𝐥 𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐚 𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐦𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐬𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐮𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐬𝐞𝐚 𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐟𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐀𝐈𝐒 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐬𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐥𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐞-𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐝 𝐨𝐛𝐬𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 »
His research focused on developing innovative neural network architectures and methodologies for assimilating AIS vessel tracking data and satellite observations to reconstruct high-resolution maps of ocean surface currents.
The PhD was funded by eOdyn through the AI oceaniX chair led by IMT Atlantique. The defense committee highlighted the quality of the work accomplished, as well as the operational usefulness and potential of the approaches developed.
Congratulations Dr. Benaichouche! 👏 Your groundbreaking research has paved the way for new AI-powered solutions that will greatly benefit ocean monitoring and forecasting. We are proud to have supported you throughout this journey.
The entire eOdyn and IMT Atlantique teams are thrilled to see you succeed after years of hard work and perseverance.
Bravo Simon! 🎉🎓