All our team members are recruited because of their complementary skills and experiences: The startup strength is based on dynamic and competitive people. This fosters creativity and emergence of innovative ideas.
Stéphane Cotin joined Inria in 2007 to hold a position of Research Director. Before joining Inria, he was Research Lead for the Medical Simulation Group at CIMIT. His main research interests are in physics-based simulation, real-time simulation of soft-tissue deformations, and medical applications.
Christian Duriez is senior research scientist at Inria and expert in Fast Finite Element Methods, simulation of contact response and other complex mechanical interactions, new algorithms for haptics, and, more recently, control for soft-robot. As a founder of InSimo, he provides his scientific support for the developments of the company.