Natalia A. Schmid0000-0003-0531-7157
Natalia A. Schmid received an M.S. degree in applied physics and mathematics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow, Russia, in 1991, a Ph.D. degree in engineering from the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, in 1995, and a D.S. degree in electrical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Mo, USA, in 2000. She is currently an Associate Professor at the Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University (WVU), Morgantown, WVa, USA. Her primary research interests include estimation and detection, statistical image and signal processing, machine learning and information theory with applications to distributed sensor networks, recognition systems, and biometrics. Dr. Schmid has served as an Organizer and Chair of the special session “Theory of Biometric Systems: From Statistics to Information Theoretical Limits” held at ICASSP 2008. She has served as Guest Associate Editor for the 2009 special issue on Recent Advances in Biometric Systems: A Signal Processing Perspective to be published by the EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing.
Biography Updated on 2 July 2011