Congratulations to Prof. Al Bovik for receiving the IEEE 2019 IEEE Fourier Award for Signal Processing!
The Fourier award is an IEEE level Technical Field Award. It is one of the IEEE's most prestigious honors. It recognizes an outstanding contribution to the advancement of signal processing, other than in the areas of speech and audio processing. It is sponsored by the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society and the IEEE Signal Processing Society.
Al’s citation reads: “For seminal contributions and high-impact innovations to the theory and application of perception-based image and video processing.”
The department has done exceptionally well this year with two IEEE technical field awards.
- IEEE Award