Jean-Pierre Tillich received his PhD from École nationale supérieure des telecommunications (ENST), Paris, in 1994. From 1997 to 2003, he was Assistant Professor at the University Paris XI. He is now a senior researcher at the Institut de Recherche en Informatique et Automatique (INRIA), Paris, France. From 2009 to 2012 he was an Associate Editor for Coding Theory. His research interests include classical and quantum coding theory, cryptography and graph theory.