Pascal Schlich, INRA, France
Pascal Schlich is a Director of Research with the French National Institute for Agronomical Research (INRA). He is currently the head of the ChemoSens platform at the Center for Taste and Feeding Science (CSGA) in Dijon, France. Dr. Schlich is a statistician by trade who develops innovative methods for the collection and the analysis of sensory data. He introduced the Temporal Dominance of Sensations method, developed the SensoBase project gathering raw data of about 1,500 sensory studies, coordinated national consumer research projects on sensory education and preferences toward fat, salt and sweet sensations and finally developed the TimeSens® software. Pascal also teaches statistics in several universities in France and consults for several major companies worldwide.