Technical Co-Chair, Multimedia Signal Processing Workshop (MMSP), 2009.
Interim Chair, ICME Steering Committee, 2009. Member 2010-2011.
Member, IEEE Signal Processing Society Fellow Evaluation Committee, 2009-2011.
Guest Editor, Special Issue on Immersive Communication, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, April 2011.
Member-at-Large, IEEE Signal Processing Society Board of Governors, 2012-2014.
Member, IEEE Computer Society Fellow Evaluation Committee, 2014-2015.
Awards Chair, Int’l Conf. on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015.
Technical Program Co-Chair, Int’l Conf. on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2016.
Awards Chair, Int’l Conf. on Image Processing (ICIP), 2017.
Co-organizer, ICME Workshop on Point Cloud Processing, Analysis, Compression, and Communication (PC-PACC), 2020.
Reviewer for the National Science Foundation, IEEE Transactions on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Journal on Special Topics in Signal Processing, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Proceedings of the IEEE, Electronics Letters, Signal Processing, Journal of Computational Graphics and Statistics, Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, IEE Proc. On Communications, Speech, and Vision, APSIPA Transactions on Signal and Information Processing, DCC, IC3D, ICASSP, ICIP, ICME, ISIT, MMSP, ESPA, Globecom, SSPR , ICPR , SIGGRAPH, NOSSDAV, PVW, UIST.
Olivier Trémois, “Reconnaissance d’Equations,” Master’s Project, Ecole Nationale de Physique de Marseille, 1990. [Advisor: Prof. Prea]
Michelle Effros, “Universal and Adaptive Source Coding: Theory and Practice,” Ph.D. Thesis, Stanford University, 1994. [Advisor: Prof. R. M. Gray]
Jesse F. Hull, “Recognition of Mathematics Using a Two-Dimensional Trainable Context-Free Grammar,” Master’s Thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996. [Advisor: M. D. Trott]
Theses Mentored (informal supervision)
Sanjeev Mehrotra, “Multiple Description Coding using Overcomplete Linear Expansions,” Ph.D. Thesis, Stanford University, May 2000. [Advisor: Prof. R. M. Gray]
Taku A. Tokuyasu, “Turbo Recognition: An Approach to Decoding Page Layout,” Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, 2001. [Advisor: R. A. Fateman]
Thesis Committees Served
Richard Vander Kam, “Lossy Data Compression Methods for Halftoned and Printed Images,” Ph.D. Thesis, Stanford University, 1995. [Advisor: Prof. R. M. Gray]
Agnieszka C. Miguel, “Image Compression using Overcomplete Wavelet Representations for Multiple Description Coding,” Ph.D. Thesis, University of Washington, 2001. [Advisor: Prof. E. A. Riskin]
Rui Zhang, “End-to-end Rate Distortion Analysis and Optimization for Robust Video Transmission over Lossy Networks,” Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2001. [Advisor: Prof. K. Rose]
Zhourong Miao, “Algorithms for Streaming, Caching and Storage of Digital Media,” Ph.D. Thesis, University of Southern California, 2002. [Advisor: A. Ortega]
Alexander E. Mohr, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Washington, expected 2003. [Advisor: Prof. R. E. Ladner]
Cheng Huang, “Efficient and Effective Schemes for Streaming Media Delivery,” Ph.D. Thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, June 2005. [Advisor: Prof. L. Xu]
Shaolei Ren, “Strategic Pricing and Resource Allocation: Framework and Applications,” Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Los Angeles, 2012. [Advisor: Prof. M. Vander Schaar]
Ntorina Thanou, “Graph Signal Processing: Sparse Representations and Applications,” PhD. Thesis, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, 2015. [Advisor: Prof. Pascal Frossard]
Herath Gedara Chinthaka Pathum Dinesh, “Graph Signal Processing for Point Cloud Sampling and Restoration,” PhD. Thesis, Simon Fraser University, 2021. [Advisor: Ivan Bajic]