Short Biography

I am a postdoctoral reseracher at IDLab-AIRO. More information about my research can be found on my research page. I obtained my PhD in Computer Science at the same university by investigating the computational aspects of plants at Ghent University. Moreover, I graduated as Master of Science in Electrical Engineering with main subject Communication and Information Technology (CIT) at the same in July 2017. I am passionate about science, technology, photography, languages and travel. Sometimes, I work on personal projects. You can find them here. A five word description of me would be: enthusiastic, observant, perfectionistic, driven and minimalistic.

Olivier's Curriculum Vitæ is available here, roughly the same information can also be fond on LinkedIn.


You can contact Olivier using mail (me (at) {this domain} (dot) be), LinkedIn or Twitter. If you wish to send an encrypted message, you can find my public key below and on

About this Website

This is a mainly a static site, created with Hugo. Static means it only uses HTML5, CSS and (mimited) JavaScript to display the content on this site, no server side language such as PHP is used. The photo galleries and posts that include mathematics require a browser with JavaScript support. The photo galleries are created using free (for non-commercial use) and open source frameworks, lightGallery and Isotope. KaTeX provides support for high quality mathematical expressions. Please mind that you will need a recent browser to view this site in its full glory.

As of March 6, 2016 this website is W3C HTML5/CSS3 compilant through validation with html5validator. The latest Hugo build was on 15/02/2022 at 19:17.

html5-compilant CSS3 styling


Creative Commons License

All text, images and code on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, unless otherwise specified on the page.

Special Thanks

I would like to thank the following people for helping me to create this website by providing extensive feedback and suggestions. This has helped to improve content quality and overall usability of this website.

Main PGP key

This is the PGP key for my primary email address: me (at) {this domain} (dot) be.

Version: Keybase Go 2.10.0 (darwin)