Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering

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Dr. Ali Pezeshki

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


Ali Pezeshki received the BSc and MSc degrees in electrical engineering from University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, in 1999 and 2001, respectively. He earned his PhD degree in electrical engineering at Colorado State University in 2004. In 2005, he was a postdoctoral research associate with the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Colorado State University. From January 2006 to August 2008, he was a postdoctoral research associate with The Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics at Princeton University. In August 2008, he joined the faculty of Colorado State University, where he is now a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and the Department of Mathematics. His research interests are in statistical signal processing, machine learning, optimization, coding theory, geometry, applied harmonic analysis, and bioimaging. He served on the editorial board of IEEE ACCESS from 2012 to 2018.


  • B.S. 1999 University of Tehran in Electrical Engineering
  • M.S. 2001 University of Tehran in Electrical Engineering
  • Ph.D 2004 Colorado State University in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Interests

  • Statistical Signal Processing
  • Distributed Sensing
  • Active and Passive Sensing
  • Bioimaging
  • Optimization