Prof. Avik Bhattacharya

Avik Bhattacharya (M’08-SM’16) received the integrated M.Sc. degree in Mathematics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, in 2000 and the Ph.D. degree in remote sensing image processing and analysis from Télécom ParisTech, Paris, France, and the Ariana Research Group, Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA), Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France, in 2007….

Prof. David Long

Dr. Long received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California early in 1989 after previously receiving the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering at Brigham Young University in 1982 and 1983, respectively. From 1983 through 1990 he was employed at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in the Radar Science and Engineering Section. He was responsible for the design and development of the NASA Scatterometer (NSCAT) system to measure ocean surface winds from space…

Prof. John Schmalzel

Dr. Schmalzel (Ph.D. 1980, Kansas State University) is the Founding Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The current focus of his research… Read more

Dr. Sidharth Misra

Sidharth Misra received the B.E degree in electronics and communication engineering from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, in 2004, the M.S. degree in electrical engineering… Read more

Prof. James L. Garrison

James L Garrison is a Professor in the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Purdue University, with courtesy appointments in the School of Electrical and… Read more

Dr. Simon Yueh

Simon H. Yueh received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering in January 1991 from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was a postdoctoral research associate… Read more

Prof. Fawwaz T. Ulaby

Professor Fawwaz T. Ulaby is the Emmett Leith Distinguished University Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan, where he had also served as Vice President for Research from 1999 to 2005. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, Fellow of IEEE and AAAS, and serves on several scientific boards and commissions.

Prof. Jenny Du

Qian (Jenny) Du received her Ph. D. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA in 2000. She is currently Bobby Shackouls Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mississippi State University, USA. Her research interests include hyperspectral remote sensing image analysis, pattern recognition, and machine learning.

Dr. Du served as Co-chair for the Data Fusion Technical Committee of IEEE GRSS in 2009–2013 and Chair for the Remote Sensing and Mapping Technical Committee of International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) in 2010–2014. She has served as Associate Editor for IEEE JSTARS (2011–2015), IEEE Signal Processing Letters (2012–2015), and Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (2014–2015). She also organized several international workshops and journal special issues on remote sensing image processing and analysis.

Dr. Du is a senior member of IEEE and a Fellow of SPIE—International Society for Optics and Photonics.

Prof. Lorenzo Bruzzone

Lorenzo Bruzzone received the Laurea (M.S.) degree in electronic engineering (summa cum laude) and the Ph.D. degree in telecommunications from the University of Genoa, Italy, in 1993 and 1998, respectively.
He is currently a Full Professor of telecommunications at the University of Trento, Italy, where he teaches remote sensing, radar, pattern recognition, and electrical communications.

Fabio Pacifici

Fabio Pacifici (S’03–M’10–SM’13) received the Ph.D. degree in GeoInformation from Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy, in 2010. He also received the Laurea Specialistica and Laurea degrees in telecommunication engineering from the same University, in 2006 and 2003, respectively. He is currently a Sr. Staff Scientist with DigitalGlobe, Inc., …