Valentin Taillandier

Valentin Taillandier

Student at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

I am a student in Computer Science at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon.
The École Normale Supérieure de Lyon (ENS Lyon) is a public institution of higher education and research and one of the major French Grandes Ecoles.

I'm interested in Natural Language Processing as a means to gather both Computer Sciences and Linguistic.

Full resume

  • English (up to date): here

    French (up to date): here

    Japanese (very old version): here



A single graphing calculator for middle and high school, entirely built around the free software philosophy. Also the first Python and CAS-equipped graphing calculator that can be assembled for less than $90!
You can download the report in English here.
Official website:

Formal Concept Analysis in corpora

An attempt to extract discriminant information for automatic classification using FCA.
You can download the report in French here and the presentation here.

Automatic Japanese transliteration

A Hidden-Markov-Model based Python library to transliterate Japanese from Latin alphabet into sinograms.
You can download the presentation in French here.

Advanced statistics on the chess game

A program that computes estimations such as the probability of winning based on certain criteria. The program uses a real-FIDE great master games database to make statistics.



Here are some photographs of my last trip to Japan: link

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