was born in 1975, Benoit Meudic is an electronic music composer and computer-music designer. Today, he works at IRCAM. Meudic received his diploma in engineering in 1999 and then went on to work as a researcher before defending his PhD thesis in 2004. At the same time, he studied piano with Alain Neveu and writing with Jean-Michel Bardez. Since 2005, he has worked with composers at IRCAM as a computer-music designer. He has worked with Alexandros Markeas, Yan Maresz, Georgia Spiropoulos, Unsuk Chin, Luca Francesconi, Jérôme Combier, Michaël Levinas, and Bruno Mantovani, performing their works in France and abroad. In addition to his work at IRCAM, he composes electronic music as a part of the duo Hierophantes that he created in 2008 with the artist Yulhe. Hierophantes’ installations and performances have been shown at festivals and exhibits in France and abroad.