Aggelos K. Katsaggelos
Aggelos K. Katsaggelos received the Diploma degree in electrical and mechanical engineering from the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1979 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees both in electrical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, in 1981 and 1985, respectively. He is currently a Professor of electrical engineering and computer science at Northwestern University and also the Director of the Motorola Center for Seamless Communications and a Member of the academic affiliate staff, Department of Medicine, at Evanston Hospital. He is the Editor of Digital Image Restoration (New York, Springer, 1991), coauthor of Rate-Distortion Based Video Compression (Kluwer, Norwell, 1997), and coeditor of Recovery Techniques for Image and Video Compression and Transmission (Kluwer, Norwell, 1998), and the coinventor of ten international patents. Dr. Katsaggelos is a Member of the Publication Board of the IEEE Proceedings, and has served as the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (1997–2002), He is the recipient of the IEEE Third Millennium Medal (2000), the IEEE Signal Processing Society Meritorious Service Award (2001), and an IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award (2001).
Biography Updated on 18 May 2005