4,683 reputation
11320
bio website weblog.elzevir.fr
location Paris, France
age 33
visits member for 3 years, 11 months
seen Aug 15 at 20:42

I'm a PhD student in mathematics. My current research area is diophantine approximation on abelian varieties, which involves algebraic geometry and number theory. French readers can learn more about my math activities on my university webpages.

Like most mathematicians, I discovered LaTeX while writing my Master thesis, but unlike most of my colleagues, I soon came to spend a lot of time playing with it as a programming language and exchanging ideas (and later answering questions) on the Usenet group fr.comp.text.tex.

Later, I developed a few LaTeX packages, then joined the TeX Live team. I also took over development of the texdoc utility shipped with TeX Live. Recently, I've been involved in developing packages for LuaLaTeX. On my blog (in French), I share tips and news on TeX, among other geeky topics.

I love programming (and other aspects of free software development and maintenance). Besides (La)TeX and Lua, I practice Perl and C for TeX Live development. I also enjoy administrating Unix systems.


4,683 Reputation

10 Aug 23
10 Aug 17
10 Aug 10
10 Aug 9
20 Jul 27
10 Jul 21
10 Jul 12
10 Jul 7
10 Jun 25
20 Jun 24
10 Jun 22
10 Jun 19
30 Jun 18
10 Jun 15
10 Jun 11
10 Jun 9
20 Jun 1
10 May 27
10 May 8
10 May 4
10 May 2
25 Apr 20
10 Apr 4
10 Apr 2
10 Mar 7
10 Feb 18
10 Feb 12
8 Feb 6
10 Jan 30
10 Jan 28