Portrait of Christophe Poulain

Christophe Poulain

Principal Software Development Engineer


Christophe Poulain is a Principal Software Development Engineer. His current home is the Microsoft Translator team. He leads a group of engineers who apply the latest AI techniques in speech recognition and machine translation to break down language barriers. A recent application is Skype Translator, which Popular Science crowned as the greatest software innovation of 2016.

Past projects at Microsoft Research include:

Tools for large-scale data-parallel computation: DryadLINQ with Dryad on Windows HPC clusters;
Tools for e-science: WorldWide TelescopeTerapixel;
e-research in the cloud: drug discovery in Azure; Azure for research.
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