Ardalan Aarabi is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Picardy Jules Verne (UPJV), where he has been since October 2012. He received his B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering (Electronics) from Shiraz University (Iran) in 1995 and his M.Sc. degree in Biomedical Engineering (Bioelectrics) from Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST) in 1999. He obtained his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from University of Picardy Jules Verne (Amiens, France) in 2007. From 2008 to 2012, he was a research associate at University of Manitoba (MB, CA), Department of Electrical Engineering (2008-2009), University of Minnesota (MN, USA), Department of Biomedical Engineering (2010-2011), and University of Pittsburgh (PA, USA), Bioengineering Department (2011-2012). He obtained a Habilitation degree (HDR) in Neuroscience from University of Picardy Jules Verne in September 2019. His interests lie in medical signal and image processing, machine learning, computational modelling of brain dynamics, and functional and structural connectivity analysis of brain networks in healthy adults and children and in patients with neurological disorders.