1. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine
2. Signal Processing Digital Library*
3. Inside Signal Processing Newsletter
4. SPS Resource Center
5. Career advancement & recognition
6. Discounts on conferences and publications
7. Professional networking
8. Communities for students, young professionals, and women
9. Volunteer opportunities
10. Coming soon! PDH/CEU credits
Click here to learn more.
10 years of news and resources for members of the IEEE Signal Processing Society
The Forensic Science program at Penn State has an opening for a researcher to work on an NIJ-sponsored fingerprint statistics project.
The project goals include (a) extracting and modeling the distribution of various features of finger impressions left by offenders at crime scenes and (b) correlating these quantitative measurements with conclusions reached by fingerprint practitioners. This project is at the crossroad between science and practice and is run in collaboration with international academics and U.S. forensic practitioners. It is designed to answer the concerns expressed by the National Academy of Sciences on the state of Forensic Science in the United States. The successful candidate will be responsible for modeling multi-dimensional distribution of fingerprint features, optimizing and testing these models on large sets of fingerprint data, and studying the correlation between decisions made by fingerprint examiners and probabilities assigned based on the models.
Applications with Ph.D. in applied statisticians, applied mathematicians, signal processing engineers and related fields will be considered. Researchers having successfully met all requirements for the Ph.D. from their institution in the fields listed above, and awaiting the next commencement, will also be considered. Experience with programming languages such as C/C++, Java, or similar, is required; experience with R or Matlab is preferred.
To apply: Applicants should submit a brief letter of application, a curriculum vitae, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to: Prof. Cedric Neumann, 107 Whitmore Laboratory, University Park, PA 16802. Electronic submission of application materials is preferred. For submission and additional information, please send e-mails to email@example.com. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.
(Source: Information from IEEE Jobsite)
|Meet the 2021 Candidates: IEEE President-Elect||1 October 2021|
|Call for Nominations for Editor-in-Chief, Open Journal of Signal Processing||1 October 2021|
|Election of President-Elect, Regional Directors-at-Large and Members-at-Large||1 October 2021|
|Call for Nominations: SPS Chapter of the Year Award||15 October 2021|
© Copyright 2021 IEEE – All rights reserved. Use of this website signifies your agreement to the IEEE Terms and Conditions.
A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity.