Ali H. Sayed

Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of California, USA

Ali H. Sayed is a Professor and Chairman of the Electrical Engineering Department at UCLA where he directs the Adaptive Systems Laboratory ( He has published widely in the areas of adaptive filtering, estimation theory, and signal processing for communications with over 250 articles and 4 books. He is the author of the textbook Fundamentals of Adaptive Filtering, Wiley, NY, 2003, and is the coauthor of the textbook Linear Estimation, Prentice Hall, 2000. He is a Fellow of IEEE and has served as the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (2003–2005). His research has received several recognitions including the 1996 IEEE D. G. Fink Prize, 2002 Best Paper Award from the IEEE Signal Processing Society, 2003 Kuwait Prize, 2005 Frederick E. Terman Award, and two Best Student Paper Awards at international meetings (1999, 2001). He has served as a 2005 Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society, and has also served as a Member of the Publications (2003–2005) and Awards (2005) Boards of the same society. He serves as the General Chairman of ICASSP, 2008.

Biography Updated on 23 August 2007

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