Division of System and Multimedia Architecture (ASM)

Division presentation 

The ASM Division is a research and development structure. Its missions consist in:

  • Conducting high-quality and relevant research in order to solve industry and society problems.
  • Contributing in the professional training related to mathematics, computer science and electrical engineering.
  • Ensuring high-quality supervision of university students: bachelor, Master/Engineer and PhD degrees.


Research topics

  • Images processing algorithms: classification, segmentation, compression, reconstruction 2-D, 3-D.
  • Age invariant face recognition.
  • Localization of sound sources.
  • Medical image analysis.
  • Speech analysis.
  • Detection of abnormal events.
  • Brain-machine interface.
  • Instrumentation and control of the quality.
  • Cryptography.
  • Information security.
  • Embedded systems.
  • Real-time systems.
  • Computers-binary arithmetic for VLSI applications


  • Signal and image processing
  • Pattern recognition and machine learning
  • Applied mathematics
  • Cryptography
  • Instrumentation and measurements
  • Circuits and embedded systems
  • Binary arithmetic and image processing.

Field of impact

  • Information technology and communication
  • Characterization of petroleum reservoir rocks
  • Hospital information system
  • Healthcare
  • Security, public service and data management.

Director of the Division