Maryland Signal and Information Group


Lab Name and Affiliation

Maryland Signal and Information Group

Electrical and Engineering Department University of Maryland, College Park

Lab Director (or Principal Investigator)

K. J. Ray Liu

Professor K. J. Ray Liu was named a Distinguished Scholar-Teacher of University of Maryland, College Park, in 2007, where he is Christine Kim Eminent Professor of Information Technology. Dr. Liu leads the Maryland Signals and Information Group (SIG) with research contributions that encompass broad aspects of wireless communications and networking; multimedia communications and signal processing; information forensics and security; biomedical imaging and bioinformatics; and signal processing algorithms and architectures, in which he has published over 10 books and 600 refereed papers.

Dr. Liu is the recipient of numerous honors and awards including IEEE Signal Processing Society Technical Achievement Award, Distinguished Lecturer, and various best paper awards from IEEE Signal processing/Communications/Vehicular Technology Societies and EURASIP. He also received various teaching and research recognitions from University of Maryland including university-level Invention of the Year Award; and Poole and Kent Senior Faculty Teaching Award, Outstanding Faculty Research Award, and Outstanding Faculty Service Award, all from A. James Clark School of Engineering. An ISI Highly Cited Author, Dr. Liu is a Fellow of IEEE and AAAS.

Dr. Liu is Past President of IEEE Signal Processing Society where he has served as Vice President íV Publications and Board of Governor. He was the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Signal Processing Magazine and the founding Editor-in-Chief of EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing.

Lab Introduction

Maryland Signals and Information Group conducts research encompassing broad areas of signal processing and communications with recent focus on cooperative and cognitive communications, social learning and network science, information forensics and security, and green information and communications technology.

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