About Erwan Raffin
Dr Erwan Raffin obtained his PhD in Computer Science in 2011 from the University of Rennes 1, France, in the framework of collaboration between Technicolor and the Cairn INRIA project team. During his PhD, his research focused on compilation and synthesis aspects of multimedia application acceleration on coarse-grained reconfigurable architectures using constraint programming. From 2011 to 2014, he was a research and development engineer at CAPS entreprise, which developed and commercialized innovative software for application tuning in the HPC domain. He then worked at INSA Rennes (IETR CNRS) in the Image Group as a research engineer on low-power video decoder. He joined the Atos’ Center for Excellence in Performance Programming (CEPP) in 2016, focusing on the Weather and Climate community and its HPC application domain. He took part in more than ten European and French collaborative projects through scientific and technical contributions.
Articles posted by Erwan Raffin
Improving weather and climate forecasting – Why collaboration between domain scientists and High-Performance Computing experts is key
Weather and climate forecasts are vital tools to help save lives and to protect property and the natural environment. Indeed, extreme weather events such as storms, floods and extreme temperatures have a huge impact on communities all over the world and result in…