Joseph R. Cavallaro
Joseph R. Cavallaro received the B.S. degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa, in 1981, the M.S. degree from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, in 1982, and the Ph.D. degree from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, in 1988, all in electrical engineering. From 1981 to 1983, he was with AT&T Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, NJ. In 1988, he joined the faculty of Rice University, Houston, Tex, where he is currently a Professor of electrical and computer engineering. His research interests include computer arithmetic, VLSI design and microlithography, and DSP and VLSI architectures for applications in wireless communications. During the 1996-1997 academic year, he served at the US National Science Foundation as Director of the Prototyping Tools and Methodology Program. During 2005, he was a Nokia Foundation Fellow and a Visiting Professor at the University of Oulu, Finland. He is currently the Associate Director of the Center for Multimedia Communication at Rice University. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE. He was the Cochair of the 2004 Signal Processing for Communications Symposium at the IEEE Global Communications Conference and General Cochair of the 2004 IEEE 15th International Conference on Application-Specific Systems, Architectures, and Processors (ASAP).
Biography Updated on 7 August 2007