Benjamin Verdier

Mail: bverdier[at]

Hi! I am a PhD student at Boston University, part of the Shape Lab.
I am under the supervision of Emily Whiting.
My research interests are Computer Graphics, Animation and Fabrication as well as Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.
You can find my resume here.


Working on it.


Research Student

Boston University

Exploring research subjects linking Computer Graphics and Fabrication.

September 2018 - Present

Mobile Application Developper

Belledonne Communication

Feature development and integration on iOS and Android for open-source voip application Linphone.

May 2018 - July 2018

Research Student

McGill University

Capture and study of hand motion and pressure using various analysis methods and machine learning under the supervision of Paul G. Kry.

May 2016 - March 2018

Research Assistant

Oculus Research

Analysis of pose and pressure data of hand motions, preparation of a publication.

October 2017 - March 2018

Research Intern

Oculus Research

Capture of hand motion and pressure in different contexts. Highlight of pose-pressure correlations using machine learning.

May 2017 - August 2017


Seven Academy

Database Management, front-end development (Jade, AngularJS, CSS), back-end development (NodeJS).

September 2015 - December 2015

Software Engineering Intern

Seven Academy

Upgrade of several mobile applications from Unity 4 to Unity 5. New features and levels implementation.

April 2015 - August 2015


Boston University

Computer Science
September 2018 - Present

McGill University

Master of Science
Computer Science
September 2015 - August 2018

Ecole Centrale de Nantes

Bachelor and Master of Engineering
General and Computer Engineering
September 2013 - August 2018


Programming Languages & Tools