Jérôme Baudry is a historian of science and technology. Since 2019, he has been an assistant professor at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), where he heads the Laboratory for the History of Science and Technology (LHST) and manages the UNIL-EPFL Collection of Scientific Instruments. He studied history, mathematics, sociology and economics in Paris, before receiving a PhD in the history of science at Harvard University. His research interests include the history of intellectual property, the role of the visual in science and technology, and the history and sociology of public participation in science. He is particularly interested in developing and experimenting with new tools and methods —especially digital and computational — for historical research.