**PhD Student (MESR Grant)**

* Topic* Statistical machine learning

Danny Schmitt obtained his MSc in mathematics at the University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis in 2014, and then his MSc in computer science in 2016. He started a PhD in statistical learning under the supervision of Lionel Fillatre at I3S laboratory in October 2016. This thesis aims to develop effective learning algorithms when the data are few, with applications on biological measures.