Julien M. Hendrickx, professor

ICTEAM - Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Electronics and Applied Mathematics

EPL - Ecole Polytechnique de Louvain
UCL - Université catholique de Louvain

Teaching Assistant positions: We are hiring every year one or several PhD students on Teaching Assistant positions, with a thesis topic to be defind with the advisor. Candidates must be able to teach in French. The application deadline is typically in May. Please contact us in advance.


Batiment Euler (A.208),
4 avenue George Lemaitre,
bt. L4.05.01,
Louvain-la-Neuve, B-1348 Belgium.

responsable-map@uclouvain.be for MAP-degree issues

Tel: +32 10 47 23 77
Fax: +32 10 47 21 80

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Short Bio
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RevealFlight project

Short Biography

Julien M. Hendrickx is professor of mathematical engineering at Université catholique de Louvain, in the Ecole Polytechnique de Louvain since 2010.

He obtained an engineering degree in applied mathematics (2004) and a PhD in mathematical engineering (2008) from the same university. He has been a visiting researcher at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign in 2003-2004, at the National ICT Australia in 2005 and 2006, and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2006 and 2008. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2009 and 2010, holding postdoctoral fellowships of the F.R.S.-FNRS (Fund for Scientific Research) and of Belgian American Education Foundation. He was also resident scholar at the Center for Information and Systems Engineering (Boston University) in 2019-2020, holding a WBI.World excellence fellowship.

Doctor Hendrickx is the recipient of the 2008 EECI award for the best PhD thesis in Europe in the field of Embedded and Networked Control, and of the Alcatel-Lucent-Bell 2009 award for a PhD thesis on original new concepts or application in the domain of information or communication technologies.


LINMA 2671 - Advanced Control and Applications - Q1
LINMA 2450 - Combinatorial optimization - Q1
LINMA 2875 - System Identification - Q2
LFSAB 1803 - Economie de l'entreprise - Q2

LINMA 1507 - Projet en mathématiques appliquées - Q2
LINMA 2120 - System Theory Seminar

Research Team


Georgios Birpoutsoukis

PhD students:

Antoine Legat: Local dynamics identification via a graph-theoretical approach
Charles Monnoyer: Open Multi-Agent Systems
Farhad Mehdifar: Formation Control
Luc Rocher: privacy in large datasets
Estelle Massart: Data fitting on manifolds

Former Members:

Adrien Taylor, now postdoc at INRIA and D.I. Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris, France)
Corentin Vande Kerchove, now Senior Data Scientist at Delphia
Pierre-Yves Chevalier: now at N-Side
Alexandre Mauroy, now Assistant Professor at UNamur
Balazs Gerencser, now research fellow at Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Hungary
Franck Iutzeler, now Assistant Professor at LJK, Université Joseph Fourier - Grenoble
Guillaume Vankeerberghen, now at Real Impact Analytics
Florent Robic, now at Corps des Mines
James Riehl, now senior research engineer at Fetch.AI
Bivas Mitra, now assistant professor at IIT Kharagpur

Last update : June 10, 2019.
Responsible : Julien Hendrickx