Catherine Dominguès (Dr)

At COGIT team since 2005

Phone : 33 1 43 98 85 44

Contact : catherine.domingues(at)


In charge of research and studies
Research Action on Qualification et interopérabilité des référentiels

Education :

PhD in computer sciences defended in 2001 (Université Marne-La-Vallée):
Implementation of linguistic methods dedicated to ease th acces to information included in a specialised corpus (standards and technical documents delaing with fire safety of public establishments)
Supervised by Maurice Gross

  • DEA "Basis of processing systems", Paris 5 and Paris 11 Universities
  • Linguistic and automatic treatment of natural langue, Paris 6 and Paris 7 Universities
  • Public State Works engineer
  • PhD in computer sciences, Marne-La Vallée University

Professional experience :

  • 1982-1987 : Analyst at Direction Départementale de l'Equipement de Seine Saint-Denis
  • 1987-1993 : Teacher and project engineer at the National School of Ponts et Chaussées
  • 1993-1997 : Responsible for studies of road traffic at Direction Régionale de l'Equipement d'Ile de France
  • 1997-2000 : PhD in computer science at Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment
  • 2000 - 2005 : Responsible for computer sciences department and then in charge of studies on information systems at Service Technique des Bases Aériennes à Bonneuil
  • since 2005: In charge of studies and researchs in the research action of geographic information consultation

Skills :

Automatic treatment of natural language

Publications :

- All publications of Catherine Dominguès

PhD supervision in progress :

  • Co-supervision of Geoffrey Brun
    From text to map: create the spatial extent and administrative units of a map from location names occurring in a text
    (PhD directed by Christine Zanin, Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7)

Finished PhD supervision :

  • Co-supervision of Firas Bessadok
    Legends conception method to allow surfacic data co-visualisation on a portal
    (PhD directed by Anne Ruas, Université Paris-Est)
    Defended in 2015

Supervised internships :

  • 2017 :
    By Marion Cargill (Master 2 Linguistique Informatique Traduction, Option Linguistique Informatique, Université de Strasbourg)
  • 2017 :
    By Zhiyang Xu (DUT Informatique, Villetaneuse, Université Paris 13)
  • 2016 :
    By Aglaée Philippi (M2 Ergonomie cognitive et ingénierie linguistique, Université Toulouse II)
  • 2015 :
    By Chloé Aussaresses (2ème année , ENSG)
  • 2015 :
    By Laura Ascone (M2, Université Paris 7)
  • 2014 :
    By Sofiane Kriat et Maryam Marih (2ème année, ENSG)
  • 2014 :
    By Joseph Assu Ondo et Engin Altunlu (3ème année, Ecole internationale des sciences du traitement de l'information (EISTI))
  • 2013 : Updating glossary of geomatics
    By Kanyarat Kolaka (M2, Université Bordeaux 3)
  • 2013 :
    By Laurane Boulanger et Marion Dumont (2ème année , ENSG)
  • 2012 : Creation of tools for manipulating the visual properties of a map
    By Tahar Kharchi (Master Géomatique, Université Montpellier 2&3)
  • 2012 : Extraction rules for buildings of a corpus of local development plans (PLU)
    By Leidiana Martins (Master 2 en Ingénierie Linguistique parcours Traductique et Gestion de l'Information, INALCO)
  • 2011 : Creating cartographic rules in relationship with a domain ontology
    By Fayrouz Soualah-Alila (Mastère 2 recherche : Informatique Systèmes Intelligents, Université Paris Dauphine)
  • 2009 :
    By Laure Bouttier (Master 2 professionnel Linguistique Avancée et Applications aux Sciences et Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication (AASTIC), Université d'Orléans)
  • 2008 :
    By Priscille Baldit de Barral (Master 2 pro, traductique et gestion de l'information, INALCO)
  • 2006 : Legend samples creation and experts tests
    By Pierre Philippe (Master M2 Carthageo, Université Paris 1, ENSG)
    Contact : pierre.philippe(at)

Teaching given at COGIT :

  • Séminaire Cartes sensibles,
    Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS), Paris. 2017.
  • ,
    L2 Sciences du langage, Université d’Orléans. From 2013 to 2014.
  • ,
    EISTI, 3ème année option : Image, Interaction, Immersion, Cergy-Pontoise. From 2013 to 2014.
  • First step in C++ programming,
    ESIEE, Marne La Vallée. From 2000 to 2001.
  • Algorithmics and object oriented programming,
    ENSAI et ENSAE, Malakoff. From 1994 to 2000.
  • Algorithmics and object oriented programming,
    ENPC, Marne La Vallée. From 1987 to 1997.
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