General Information

Full Name Rémi Boutin
Date of Birth 1st October 1995
Languages French, English

Research Experience

  • 2024
    Post-doctoral position (on-going)
    LPSM, Sorbonne Université, Paris, France
    • Under the direction of senior research scientist Catherine Matias.
    • Statistical models for sparse hypergraphs.
  • 2023
    PhD in applied mathematics
    MAP5, Université Paris Cité, Paris, France
    • Under the direction of Pr. Pierre Latouche and co-direction of Pr. Charles Bouveyron.
    • Deep graphical models and inference strategies for the analysis of networks comprising textual edges.
  • 2019
    Research assistant (6 months)
    Argonne national laboratory (ANL), Lemont, USA
    • Creation of a generative model to sample car speed profiles based on deep neural networks
  • 2018
    Data Scientist internship (6 months)
    • Identification of causes of flaws in glass production


  • 2018-2020
    Engineer in Statistics and Economics
    Ecole nationale de la statistique et de l'administration économique (ENSAE), Palaiseau, France
    • Data science, deep learning, statistical learning, optimal transport.
  • 2017
    1st year of Master's degree in applied mathematics
    Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbone, Paris, France
    • Statistics, linear model, time series, functional analysis, optimisation, macroeconomics.
  • 2013-2016
    Bachelor's degree in applied mathematis
    Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbone, Paris, France
    • Applied mathematics (analysis, algebra, probabilities and statistics).
    • Economics (Macroeconomics, microeconomics, monetary theory).

Academic Interests

  • Model-based node clustering
    • Stochastic block model
    • Deep node embeddings
    • Positional modelling
  • Topic modelling
    • Latent Dirichlet allocation
    • Neural topic model
    • Matrix factorisation

Other Interests

  • Movies: Cinema theater, festival of short-movies, classics, science-fiction, new movies.
  • Literature: Classic, polar, science-fiction.
  • Sports: Fencing (regional referee), (mountain) bike.