Milind Ramesh Naphade received his B.E. degree in instrumentation and control engineering from the University of Pune, India, in July 1995, ranking first among the university students in his discipline. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1998 and 2001, respectively. He was a Computational Sciences and Engineering Fellow and a member of the Image Formation and Processing Group at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology from August 1996 to March 2001. In 2001, he joined the Pervasive Media Management Group at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center in Hawthorne, NY, as a research staff member. He has worked with the Center for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) in Pune, India, from July 1994 to July 1996, in the Applications Development Group. He has worked with the Kodak Research Laboratories of the Eastman Kodak Company in the summer of 1997 and with the Microcomputer Research Laboratories at Intel Corporation in the summer of 1998. He is a member of the IEEE and the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi. He has published over 35 research articles, publications, and book chapters in the field of media analysis and learning. His research interests include audiovisual signal processing and analysis for the purpose of multimedia understanding, content-based indexing, retrieval, and mining. He is interested in applying advanced probabilistic pattern recognition and machine learning techniques to model semantics in multimedia data.
Biography Updated on 15 November 2002