ECE Welcomes Assistant Professor Vishal Patel

Before joining ECE, Vishal M. Patel was a member of the research faculty at the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS). He completed his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, in 2010. He received the B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Applied Mathematics (with honors) and the M.S. degree in Applied Mathematics from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, in 2004 and 2005, respectively. 

His current research interests include signal processing, computer vision, and pattern recognition with applications in biometrics and imaging. He was a recipient of the ORAU postdoctoral fellowship in 2010.