Michael A. Fiddy
Michael A. Fiddy received his Ph.D. degree from the University of London, London, UK, in 1977 and served as a Research Fellow in the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at University College London before becoming a Faculty Member at London University (Kings College) in 1979. He moved to the University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, UK, in 1987 where he served as ECE Department Head from 1994 until 2001. In January 2002 he was appointed the Founding Director of the newly created Center for Optoelectronics and Optical Communications at UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, USA. He has been a Visiting Professor at the Institute of Optics, Rochester, USA, Department of Mathematics, Catholic University, Washington, USA, Nanophotonics Laboratory, Nanyang Technical University, Singapore, and ECE Department, University of Christchurch, New Zealand. He has also been the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Waves in Random and Complex Media since 1996 and holds editorial positions with several other academic journals. He has been the topical Editor for signal and image processing for the journal of the Optical Society of America from 1994 until 2001 and currently serves as Chair-Elect of OSA’s Meetings Council. He has chaired 20 conferences in his field and is a Fellow of the OSA, IOP, and SPIE and Senior Member of IEEE. His current research interests are inverse problems related to imaging superresolution and metamaterial design.
Biography Updated on 31 December 2012