Leonid P. Yaroslavsky
Leonid P. Yaroslavsky received his M.S. degree in 1961 from the Faculty of Radio Engineering, Kharkov Polytechnical Institute, Ukraine, the Ph.D. in 1968 from the Institute for Information Transmission, Moscow, Russia, and the Dr.Sc.Phys.Math in 1982 from State Optical Institute, Russia. Till 1995, he had headed a Laboratory of Digital Optics at the Institute for Information Transmission Problems, Russian Academy of Sciences. Starting from 1995, he has been a Professor at Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University. He was also a Visiting Professor at University of Nuernberg-Erlangen, Germany (1991), National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Md, USA (1992–1995), Institute of Optics, Orsay, France (1995), Institut Henri Poincare, Paris, France (1998), International Center For Signal Processing, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001), Agilent Laboratories, Palo Alto, Calif, USA (2000), Gunma University, Kiryu, Japan. He is an Author of several books and more then 100 papers on digital image processing and digital holography. He is a Fellow of Optical Society of America. Some of his major books in English are Methods of Digital Holography (Cons.Bureau, 1980), Digital Image Processing: An Introduction (Springer, 1985), Fundamentals of Digital Optics (Birkhauser, 1996), Digital Holography and Digital Image Processing: Principles, Methods, Algorithms (Kluwer Academic, 2004).
Biography Updated on 4 April 2007