Julien Mairal - Homepage


Research Scientist

Inria Grenoble, Thoth team


655, avenue de l'Europe
38330 Montbonnot Saint Martin

Prospective students or post-docs may contact me at

email: julien.mairal AT inria.fr

Recent Highlights

2019: I received the test of time award at ICML 2019!

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2018: Along with Naver labs Europe, we organized PAISS, the PRAIRIE AI summer school from July 2nd to July 6th.

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2016: I received an ERC Starting grant. The project, called SOLARIS, started on March 2017. If you are interested in post-doc and/or junior scientist positions, do not hesitate to contact me.

Editorial Activities

I was area chair for ICML 2015, ICCV 2015, ICLR 2016, CVPR 2016, ECCV 2016, NIPS 2016, ICML 2017, NIPS 2017, ICML 2018, NeurIPS 2018 and NeurIPS 2019.

I am an associate editor of the International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), of the Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision (JMIV), and of SIAM journal on imaging sciences (SIIMS).

Research Interests

  • machine learning

  • optimization

  • computer vision

  • signal and image processing

  • bioinformatics