Mila NIKOLOVA - Curriculum Vitæ         homepage

Michel Monpetit Prize of the French Academy of Sciences (2010)

“ for original and in-depth research in mathematical imaging and in certain inverse problems.” 

Research Director with CNRS  (since 2009)


IEEE Senior Member (since 2008)

Distinguished presentations

“Mathematics in imaging”, Plenary Talk, Annual Meeting of the German Mathematical Society (DMV) 2012

“Inverse modelling”, IHP, ceremony in honor of the prizes awarded in 2010 by the French Academy of Sciences

“Qualitative features of the minimizers of energies and implications on modelling”, Invited Plenary Speaker, SIAM Conference on Imaging Science 2008

"What Energy to Minimize?" – Tutorial, EUSIPCO 2007

Scientific Education

1995 - PhD in Signal and Image Processing from the Université Paris-Sud

2006 - Habilitation to Supervise Research in Mathematics, University Paris 6

Working experience

1999 -2009 - Senior Research Fellow, 1st class, CNRS (National Center for Scientific Research)


     1999-2003 - Laboratoire Traitement et Communication de l'Information CNRS – ENST - Paris

     since 2003-Centre de Mathématiques et de Leurs Applications (CMLA) – CNRS – ENS Cachan


      Long-term visitorship :

2007 (Jan.-June)  - Visiting Research Scholar – Dept. of Mathematics, Hong Kong Baptist University

2008 (Jan.-June)  - Visiting Research Scholar – Dept. of Mathematics, Chinese University of  Hong Kong