Moncef Gabbouj, Ph.D.

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PhD - Electrical Engineering
Purdue University (1989)

MS - Electrical Engineering
Purdue University (1986)

BS degree - Electrical Engineering
Oklahoma State University (1985)


Dr. Gabbouj is a Professor of Signal Processing at the Department of Signal Processing, Tampere University, Tampere, Finland. He was Academy of Finland Professor during 2011-2015. He held several visiting professorships at different universities. Dr. Gabbouj is currently the Tampere University Site Director of the NSF I/UCRC funded Center for Visual and Decision Informatics. His research interests include multimedia content-based analysis, indexing and retrieval, machine learning, nonlinear signal and image processing and analysis, voice conversion, and video processing and coding.

Dr. Gabbouj is a Fellow of the IEEE and member of the Academia Europaea and the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters. He is the past Chairman of the IEEE CAS TC on DSP and committee member of the IEEE Fourier Award for Signal Processing. He served as Distinguished Lecturer for the IEEE CASS. He served as associate editor and guest editor of many IEEE, and international journals.

Dr. Gabbouj was the recipient of the 2015 Tampere University Foundation Grand Award, the 2012 Nokia Foundation Visiting Professor Award, the 2005 Nokia Foundation Recognition Award, and several Best Paper awards. He published over 650 publications and supervised 42 doctoral and 58 master theses.


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