Cyril Botteron

Dr Cyril Botteron, Lecturer at EPFL and GNSS Products Line Manager at Syderal SA, received his Electronics and Electrotechnics Engineering degree in 1991 (EICN ETS, Switzerland) and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2003 (University of Calgary, Canada). In 2003, he was appointed as Maitre Assistant at Université de Neuchâtel, Switzerland, lecturing as well as creating and developing two research groups with activities related to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology. In 2009, he joined Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, developing new teaching activities as well as leading, managing, and coaching the research and project activities of the Positioning, Navigation, Timing, Sensing and Communications sub-group totaling 8-12 full-time researchers. From 2003 to 2013, he also worked as external independent expert for the EU Galileo project. Cyril is the author or co-author of 5 patents and over 130 publications in major journals and conferences, and is a senior member of the IEEE since 2006 and a ION professional member since 2003.


  • Fundamentals of wireless positioning and navigation techniques