Yap-Peng Tan received the B.S. degree from National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, in 1993, and the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, in 1995 and 1997, respectively, all in electrical engineering. He was the recipient of an IBM Graduate Fellowship from IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, from 1995 to 1997 and was with Intel and Sharp Labs of America from 1997 to 1999. In November 1999, he joined the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, where he is currently an Associate Professor and Head of the Division of Information Engineering. His current research interests include image and video processing, content-based multimedia analysis, computer vision, and pattern recognition. He is the principal Inventor/Coinventor of 13 US patents in the areas of image and video processing. He is an Editorial Board Member of EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing and a Member of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society's Technical Committee on Visual Signal Processing and Communications.
Biography Updated on 18 February 2006