Prof. Petropulu receives 2012 IEEE SPS Meritorious Service Award


Prof. Athina Petropulu is the recipient of the 2012 IEEE Signal Processing Society Meritorious Service Award for "exemplary service in technical leadership capacities".

The award will be presented to her at the Awards Ceremony at  ICASSP 2013  in Vancouver, Canada.

More on the 2013 IEEE SPS Awards can be found here

Dr. Petropulu is Professor and Chair of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Rutgers. Her research interests span the area of statistical signal processing, wireless communications, signal processing in networking and radar systems. She is the recipient of the 1995 Presidential Faculty Fellow Award in Electrical Engineering given by NSF and the White House.

Dr. Petropulu is Fellow of IEEE. She has served as Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (2009-2011), IEEE Signal Processing Society Vice President-Conferences (2006-2008), and member-at-large of the IEEE Signal Processing Board of Governors. She was the General Chair of the 2005 International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP-05), Philadelphia PA.

She is co-recipient of the 2005 IEEE Signal Processing Magazine Best Paper Award.