|ALI AKANSU, Technical Advisor|
Akansu, Director of the NEW JERSEY CENTER FOR MULTIMEDIA RESEARCH (NJCMR)
and Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at the NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE
OF TECHNOLOGY (NJIT), holds a B.S. degree from the Technical University
of Istanbul, Turkey and M.S. and Ph.D degrees from Polytechnic University,
Brooklyn, N.Y., all in Electrical Engineering. He was an academic visitor
at IBM T.J. WATSON RESEARCH CENTER and at GEC-MARCONI ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS
CORPORATION and serves as a consultant to the Industry.
Dr. Akansu is currently researching signal theory, linear transform
theory (subband & wavelets) and algorithms, image-video compression and
multimedia networks, signal processing techniques for digital communications,
communication networks and Internet technology. He has published, co-authored
and edited many papers and books on block, subband and wavelet transforms
and their applications in image and video compression and digital communications.