Juha Röning obtained the D.Tech. degree in 1992, the Licentiate in technology with honors in 1985, and a Diploma in engineering (MSEE) with honors in 1983, all at the University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland. Since 1983, he has been a Faculty Member of the University of Oulu, where he is currently a Professor of embedded system and Head of the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering. He is Principal Investigator of the Intelligent Systems Group (ISG). In 1985, he received the ASLA/Fullbright scholarship. From 1985 to 1986, he was a Visiting Research Scientist in the Center for Robotic Research at the University of Cincinnati. From 1986 to1989, Röning held a Young Researcher Position in the Academy of Finland. In 2000, he was nominated as Fellow of SPIE. Professor Röning has two patents and has published more than 250 papers in the areas of computer vision, robotics, intelligent signal analysis, and software security. His main research interests are in intelligent systems, especially mobile robots, machine vision, and software security. He is a Member of SPIE, IEEE, International Society for Computers and Their Applications (ISCA), Sigma Xi, Finnish Pattern Recognition Society, and Finnish Artificial Intelligence Society (FAIS).
Biography Updated on 1 July 2011