Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Polytechnic Engineering School of NYU
2 Metrotech Center, Brooklyn, NY
Office: MTC2 9.107
Video Lab Homepage
- 1990 - Present: On the
faculty of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University,
Brooklyn, NY 11201;
now Polytechnic School of Engineering of NYU. Full professor since 2000.
- 1992 - 2000: Part-time
consultant in AT&T Labs - Research, Middletown, NJ
(formerly Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, NJ)
- 1998: Sabbatical leave
at Princeton University.
- Summer 1998: Visiting
professor, Telecommunications Institute I, University of Erlangen-Nuernberg,
- 2004: Sabbatical leave
at Thomson Corporate
- Image and video
compression, image/video transport over noisy channels, multimedia
signal processing, medical image processing, image analysis and computer
vision, and pattern recognition.
COURSES REGULARLY OFFERED
AWARDS AND HONORS
New York City Mayor's Award for Excellence in
Science and Technology, Young Investigator Category, Year 1999-2000.
Fellow of the IEEE,_
elected Nov. 2003._ For contributions to video processing and communications.
Communications Society Leonard G. Abraham Prize Paper Award in the Field of
Communications Systems in 2004: S. Mao, S.
Lin, S. S. Panwar, Y. Wang, and E. Celebi, “Video Transport over Ad Hoc Networks: Multistream Coding with Multipath Transport,” IEEE Journal of Selected Areas in
Communications. Special Issue on Recent Advances in Wireless Multimedia,
Vol. 21, No. 10, pp. 1721-1736, Dec. 2003. pdf
Communications Society Multimedia Communication Technical Committee Best
Paper Award in 2011: Zhengye Liu, Yanming Shen, Keith W. Ross, Shivendra
S. Panwar, and Yao Wang, “LayerP2P: Using Layered
Video Chunks in P2P Live Streaming,” IEEE
Trans. on Multimedia. November 2009. Pp. 1340-1352. pdf
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