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Researcher identifiers

  • IdHAL : daniel-menard
Number of documents


Daniel Menard CV


  • 1996: MSc in Electronic (radar & telecommunications) from the University of Nantes
  • 1996: Engineer diploma in electrical & computer engineering  from Polytech’Nantes


  • Since 2012: Professor, INSA Rennes
  • 2011-2012: On leave at INRIA in the CAIRN research team
  • 2003-2012: Associate Professor, Enssat-University of Rennes I
  • 2001-2003: Lecturer (ATER), Enssat-University of Rennes I
  • 2000-2002: Phd student, LASTI labs
  • 1996-2000: Research engineer, Enssat-University of Rennes I
  • 1996: Training period for MSc. (6 months), DASSAULT SERCEL and SEI lab (University of Nantes). Estimation and detection of multi-path in GPS system.

Research activities

Research domain

  • Efficient implementation of signal and image processing apllications in embedded systems
    • Arithmetic for embedded systems, fixed-point arithmetic
    • Embedded software, code optimization, compilation for DSP
    • Energy consumption, low power video decoders


  • 7 Phd defended
  • 2 Phd students
  • 4 master students

European and french projects

  • FUI projec: GreenVideo 2014-2016
  • ANR « Ingénierie Numérique et Sécurité » DEFIS (2011-2015)
  • UE FP7-ICT (STREP) ALMA (2011-2012).
  • R&D Nano 2012 project S2S4HLS – ST Microelectronics (2009-2012)
  • ANR project ROMA (2007-2009)
  • RNTL project OSGAR (2003-2005)


Conference papers3 documents

  • Daniel Menard, Romuald Rocher, Pascal Scalart, Olivier Sentieys. Automatic sqnr determination in non-linear and non-recursive fixed-point systems. XII. European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2004), Sep 2004, Vienna, Austria. ⟨inria-00482941⟩
  • Daniel Menard, Olivier Sentieys. DSP Code Generation with Optimized Data Word-Length Selection. 8th International Workshop on Software and Compilers for Embedded Systems SCOPES 2004, Sep 2004, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ⟨10.1007/b99901⟩. ⟨inria-00482942⟩
  • Romuald Rocher, Daniel Menard, Olivier Sentieys, Pascal Scalart. Accuracy evaluation of fixed-point LMS algorithm. Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, 2004. Proceedings. (ICASSP '04). IEEE International Conference on, May 2004, Montreal, Canada. ⟨10.1109/ICASSP.2004.1327091⟩. ⟨inria-00482940⟩