Dr. Mahmood R Azimi-Sadjadi
Dr. Azimi-Sadjadi joined the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Colorado State University in July 1986 where he is now a full Professor. He is also the director of the Digital Signal/Image Processing Laboratory at the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department. His teaching/research areas involve digital signal/image processing, adaptive systems and neural networks, system identification, target detection, classification and tracking. His research contributions in these areas have resulted in over 140 journals and refereed conference publications. Dr. Azimi-Sadjadi is a co-author of the book Digital Filtering in One and Two Dimensions, Plenum Press, 1989. He is also authoring a textbook in the area of Digital Image Processing, which will be published by John Wiley & Sons Pub. Co. in 2004. He has chaired several technical sessions on image processing and adaptive filtering areas at international and national conferences. He served as an associate editor of the IEEE Transaction on Signal Processing and IEEE Transaction on Neural Networks. Dr. Azimi-Sadjadi is the receipient of the 1999 Abell Faculty Teaching Award of Excellence, College of Engineering, Colorado State University. He is a senior member of the IEEE.