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Full Professor, System Engineering Department & General Director, CIRODD: Interdisciplinary Research Centre on the Opérationnalisation of Sustainability Development, École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS)

Professor Cheriet has published more than 500 technical papers in renown international journals and conferences, and has delivered more than 50 invited talks. In addition, he has authored and published 6 books on pattern recognition, document image analysis and understanding, and computer vision. Among them, the book entitled Character Recognition Systems, a Textbook for Students and Practitioners, is highly acclaimed. Prof. Cheriet is also expert in the optimization of Future generation Networks (5GB, 6G), cloud computing, and Smart Green and Sustainable ICT, in general.

He is also recognized for his activities in technical journal editorial writing, organizing and taking part in many conferences. He has contributed to the training of more than 160 high qualified personnel. Dr. Cheriet was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in light of his significant contributions to knowledge improvement in computational intelligence and mathematical modeling for image processing, created by MITCAS to mark the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty’s accession to the throne. He was the holder NSERC Canada Research Chair Tier 1 in Sustainable Smart echo-Cloud (2013-2020)

He is a senior member of the IEEE and the chapter founder and former chair of IEEE Montreal Computational Intelligent Systems (CIS). He is Working Group Chair, IEEE on Sustainability ICT Initiative, with one published standard for realtime GHG calculation and energy consumption in ICT systems, and an ongoing standard development for the anticipated GHG emissions avoidance in workload offloading.


  • 1992–present
    Full Professor, University of Quebec's École de technologie supérieure


Fellow Canadian Academy Engineering, Canadian Engineering Institute, International Association of Pattern Recognition