Bhattacharyya, Wu Elected IEEE FellowsProf. Shuvra Bhattacharyya and Prof. Min Wu have been elected as new fellows of the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers.
Prof. Bhattacharyya was recognized for his significant contributions to design optimization for signal processing, while Prof. Wu was recognized for her significant contributions to multimedia security and forensics.
The title of IEEE Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon those with an outstanding record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. The total number selected in any one year cannot exceed one-tenth of one percent of the total voting membership. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.
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Published November 24, 2010