Yeong Ho Ha
Yeong Ho Ha received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electronic engineering from Kyungpook National University, Gyeongbuk, Republic of Korea, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, Tex, USA. He is a Professor of electrical engineering and computer science at Kyungpook National University in Daegu, Gyeongbuk, Republic of Korea. Since then, Dr. Ha has actively participated in research on digital image processing, image coding, and computer vision, with numerous industrial, government-sponsored, and national research projects on digital media including DTV, HDTV, and various digital image and video devices. His current research interests include color imaging for display and printing and image quality. In these fields, Dr. Ha has published more than 230 research papers and is the inventor of more than 60 patents. He has served as a technical program committee chair, committee member, or committee chair for many international conferences sponsored by IEEE, IS&T, and SPIE. Some of these positions include TPC Cochair of IEEE ISPACS ’94, Cochair of SPIE ISOT 2005 and SPIE Optics East 2006, and TPC Member of IEEE ICME 2000 and 2001 and CGIV 2004 and 2010, and so forth. He was a recipient of appreciation for notable services and contributions toward the advancement of IEEE in 1993 and 2005, and he is the IEEE third Millennium Medal Recipient in 2000. Dr. Ha served as a Vice President and President of the Korea Society for Imaging Science and Technology and a Vice President of the Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea. He is a Fellow of IS&T, a Senior Member of IEEE, and a Member of Pattern Recognition Society and SPIE.
Biography Updated on 12 March 2012