Lea Sirugue is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the ViDOCK team. She is a former PhD student under the supervision of Matthieu Montes working at laboratory GBCM, Conservatoire National des Arts et Metiers, Paris, France. She holds a Masters degreee from the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France in computer science, mathematics and bioinformatics. Her research work within the ViDOCK project is the developpement of proteins' surface descriptors and 3D shape recognition. .