Björn Ottersten was born in Stockholm, Sweden, 1961. He received the M.S. degree in electrical engineering and applied physics from Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden, in 1986. In 1989, he received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University, Stanford, California. Dr. Ottersten has held research positions at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Linköping University; the Information Systems Laboratory, Stanford University; and the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven. During 1996-1997 Dr. Ottersten was the Director of Research at ArrayComm Inc, San Jose, California. He has authored papers that received the Signal Processing Society Paper Award in 1993 and 2001. In 1991, he was appointed Professor of Signal Processing at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, and he is currently the Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering at KTH. Dr. Ottersten is also a Visiting Professor at the University of Luxembourg. Dr. Ottersten has served as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing and a Member of the editorial board of EURASIP Journal of Applied Signal Processing. He is currently the Co-Editor-in-Chief of EURASIP Signal Processing Journal and a Member of the editorial board of the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine. Dr. Ottersten is a Fellow of the IEEE. His research interests include wireless communications, stochastic signal processing, sensor array processing, and time series analysis.
Biography Updated on 7 March 2007