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I am Professor of Computer Science at the University Lyon 2, member of the Data Mining & Decision team of the ERIC Lab and teacher at the Institute of Communication (ICOM).

contact: julien.velcin(_at_)univ-lyon2.fr
phone: (0) 478 772 414 - fax: (0) 478 772 375
office: ERIC Lab, bureau K198 - 5 av. Pierre Mendès-France - 69676 Bron Cedex, France

Research topics

I'm a member of the labex IMU and adjunct professor at Dalhousie University, Halifax. I've recently joined the executive committee of IXXI.

For a full list of my publications, see the dedicated publication webpage. They are also indexed in DBLP. You can be interested in my profiles on google scholar - Linked'In - ResearchGate.

For more details please see my research webpage.


I give basic classes on computer science (e.g., excel, database, programming) and more advanced classes in data mining (e.g., machine learning, artificial intelligence, text mining). All my lectures are complemented by practical projects using various languages (java, R, python).

I am head of the Bachelor's degree program in Data Science at the University of Lyon 2. Slides for the new batch 2021-2022: slides L3 IDS

See the list of ongoing classes on my teaching webpage.

Ongoing projects

International collaborations

Current PhD students

Past students

Scientific community