Pascal Picart is a Professor at Le Mans Université, France. He graduated from the École Supérieure d’Optique in 1992 and received his PhD in physics from the University of Paris XI, Orsay, France, in 1995. He joined Le Mans University in 1996. He is the author of 88 journal papers, 17 invited talks, 88 articles in international conferences, 6 book chapters, coordinated 3 books and co-founded one start-up. He is member of OSA, SPIE, EOS and SFO. His research topics are connected with coherent imaging based on digital holography and its application to acoustics, mechanics and fluid mechanics.