Lucas joined Kitware in september 2017 after a six-month internship as part of his final year in engineering studies at CPE Lyon. Lucas mainly worked on augmented and virtual reality related projects using VTK.

Lucas had already spent his gap year in computer science and scientific visualization at Kitware in Carrboro, where he mainly worked on segmentation methods. He also worked on the CMake architecture in order to set up python wrapping for TubeTK.