Olivier POTIN

  • Email olivier.potin@mines-stetienne.fr
  • Phone 0442616737
  • Capacity Enseignant-chercheur
  • Centre Centre of Microelectronics in Provence
  • Department Secure Architectures and Systems (SAS)
  • Site Campus Georges Charpak Provence
  • Office A.225
  • Research Topics

    Side-channel attacks, Hardware countermeasures, Error-detecting codes, Hardware implementation, Security by CoDesign, Embedded systems

  • Teaching Areas

    Dr Potin coordinates the teaching activities in Embedded Systems and Industrial Computing Systems. He also teaches the basis of Digital Electronic, C, Hardware Description Language, Processor architecture and FPGA CoDesign.

  • Biography

    Olivier Potin holds a MBA and a PhD in Microlectronics. He started his career as a software engineer. Then he was co-founder and technical manager of Oridao with the aim of developping cryptographic embedded RFID solutions before turning to research in test domain. In 2014, he joined the École des Mines de Saint-Étienne as Associate Professor.
    His research interests include side-channel attacks and hardware countermeasures development, error-detecting code against fault injection and CoDesign approach to improve security.

  • Education

    1999. 11. PhD in Microelectronics / Laboratory of Informatics, Robotics and Microelectronics (LIRMM)
    2008. 9. MBA in business management / University School of Management, Montpellier

  • Career History

    1999 – 2007 Software Engineer at Temento Systems
    2008 – 2009 Technical Manager at Oridao
    2009 – 2014 Research Engineer at LIRMM
    2014 – Present Associate Professor at Mines Saint-Étienne