Tammam Tillo received the Engineer Diploma in electrical engineering from the University of Damascus, Damascus, Syria, in 1994, and the Ph.D. degree in electronics and communication engineering from Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy, in 2005. In 2004, he served as a Visiting Researcher at École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. From 2005 to 2008, he worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Image Processing Lab of Politecnico di Torino, Italy. For few months he was Invited Research Professor at the Digital Media Lab, SungKyunKwan University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, before joining Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), Suzhou, China, in 2008. In 2010, he became the Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, XJTLU university, Suzhou, China, and he was the Acting Head of Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering there. His research interests are in the areas of robust transmission of multimedia data, image and video compression, and hyperspectral image compression.
Biography Updated on 18 August 2013