Mihaela van der Schaar
University of California, Los Angeles
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010
Abstract: Information efficiency, Coordination, Games and Learning
Biography: Mihaela van der Schaar is an Associate Professor in the Electrical Engineering Department at University of California, Los Angeles. She received in 2004 the NSF Career Award, in 2005 the Best Paper Award from IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, in 2006 the Okawa Foundation Award, in 2005, 2007 and 2008 the IBM Faculty Award, and in 2006 the Most Cited Paper Award from EURASIP: Image Communications journal. She was an associate editor for IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Signal Processing Letters, Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Signal Processing Magazine etc. She also holds 33 granted US patents and three ISO awards for her contributions to the MPEG video compression and streaming international standardization activities. Her research interests are in multi-user communication networks, multimedia communications, processing and systems, online learning, network economics and game theory. She is an IEEE Fellow.
Host: Prof. Alex Dimakis, dimakis [at] usc.edu
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