José A. Apolinario Jr.
José A. Apolinário Jr. junior graduated as a Signal Corps Officer from the Military Academy of Agulhas Negras (AMAN), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1981. He received his B.S. degree from the Military Institute of Engineering (IME), Brazil, in 1988, his M.S. degree from the University of Brasília (UnB), Brasília, Brazil, in 1993, and his D.S. degree from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (COPPE/UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1998, all in electrical engineering. He currently works as an Adjoint Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, IME, where he has already served as Head of Department and as Vice- Rector for Study and Research. He was a Visiting Professor at the Escuela Politécnica del Ejército (ESPE), Ecuador, from 1999 to 2000 and a Visiting Researcher and twice a Visiting Professor at Helsinki University of Technology (HUT), Finland, in 1997, 2004, and 2006, respectively. His research interests comprise many aspects of linear and nonlinear digital signal processing, including adaptive filtering, speech, and array processing. Dr. Apolinário has organized and been the first Chair of the Rio de Janeiro Chapter of the IEEE Communications Society. He has recently edited the book QRDRLS Adaptive Filtering (Springer, 2009) and served as the Finance Chair of IEEE ISCAS 2011 (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2011). He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.
Biography Updated on 9 December 2012