Xavier Olive research teaching python blog til cli

I am a research scientist, passionate about aviation, maps and data.

My research interests include Data Science, Machine Learning and Decision Science applied to aviation, with a particular focus on optimisation, anomaly and pattern detection. Applications range from air traffic management, operations, predictive maintenance, safety analyses and risk assessment.

Outside office hours, I love to learn new things, especially when it comes to:


2021 Program Committee Member for the 9th OpenSky Symposium
2021 Editor for TU Delft OPEN Publishing
2021 Guest Editor for MDPI Aerospace Special Issue Application of Data Science to Aviation
2021 Book! ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Programmation Python avancรฉe with Dunod Editions

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I appreciate a good cup of tea and/or coffee.
My preference goes for siphon coffee brewer and aeropress.

You may treat me with a beer from a brewery in your neighbourhood.

I do enjoy vim, git, python, ocaml and Markdown.

I am (now less of) a compulsive language learner
I should be able to get into trouble in ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ
I can get myself out of trouble in ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต

I collect translations of Le Petit Prince.

I have some obsessional disorder with maps.

There is some history between me and planes.