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Distinguished Lectures

Petros Maragos (National Technical University, Athens)

Lecture Date: September 9-10, 2018
Chapter: Gujarat
Chapter Chair: Suman Mitra
Topic: Lecture 1: Nonlinear Aspects of Speech Production: Modulations and Energy Operators
Lecture 2: Nonlinear Aspects of Speech Production: Fractals and Chaotic Dynamics

Jan Allebach (Purdue University, USA)

Lecture Date: May 1, 2018
Chapter: Santa Clara Valley
Chapter Chair: Pavel Tcherniaev
Topic: Small, Medium, and Big Data: Application of Machine
Learning Methods to the Solution of
Real-World Imaging and Printing Problems


Petros Maragos (National Technical University, Athens)

Lecture Date: May 4, 2018
Chapter: Greece
Chapter Chair: Athanasios Rontogiannis
Topic: Dynamical Systems on Weighted Lattices: Nonlinear
Processing and Optimization

Tulay Adali (University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA)

Lecture Date: June 7, 2018
Chapter: Germany
Chapter Chair: Wolfgang Utschick
Topic:Data Fusion through Matrix and Tensor Factorizations: 
An overview of solutions, challenges, and prospects

Athina Petropolu (Rutgers University)

Lecture Date: May 4, 2018
Chapter: Turkey
Chapter Chair: Murat Saraçlar
Topic: On Enhancing QoS in Mobile Beamforming Networks

2018 class of DLsThe IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS) has announced the 2018 Class of Distinguished Lecturers (DLs) for the term of 1 January 2018 to 31 Decem- ber 2019. In addition, a special Signal Processing Data Science DL has also been named to explicitly address the areas of signal processing and data sci- ence for the same term. The IEEE SPS DL Program provides a means for Chap- ters to have access to well-known educa- tors and authors in the fields of signal processing to lecture at Chapter meetings.

Josiane Zerubia (INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis Méditerranée)

Lecture Date: July 18, 2017
Chapter: Coastal Los Angeles
Chapter Chair: Naveen Reddy
Topic: Marked Point Processes for Object Detection and
Tracking in High Resolution Images: Applications to
Remote Sensing and Biology

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