Philippe PUDLO is a University Professor of Automation.
He defended at UVHC his PhD in Industrial and Human Automation in 1999 and his Habilitation to direct research in Automation in 2010.
He teaches at INSA Hauts-de-France and conducts his research within the LAMIH UMR CNRS 8201, where he is responsible for the transversal axis Human Mobility and Disability (MH2).
His research aims at the development of technological systems for disability compensation, rehabilitation and prevention of loss of autonomy. He was deputy director, then director of the Federative Institute of Research on Disability (IFRH, FR CNRS, GFR INSERM). He is currently in charge of the Pôle de Recherche et d'Innovation en Mobilité et Handicap (PRIMOH) in the Hauts-de-France region. He is a member of the ethical and scientific committee of FIRAH and Handéo, a member of the research steering committee of APF France Handicap and a member of the scientific and user advisory committee of the CERAH of the French Ministry of the Army. He is author or co-author of more than 200 articles, communications and research reports, and co-inventor of 2 international patents.
He was in charge of the "Sustainable Mobility and Disability" mission from 2012 to 2015, in charge of the "PRIMOH" mission from 2015 to 2016 under the chairmanship of Prof. Mohamed Ourak, and advisor in charge of Disability under the chairmanship of Prof. Abdelhakim Artiba from 2016 to 2019.