Dr. Ricardo L. de Queiroz received the Engineer degree from Universidade de Brasilia , Brazil, in 1987, the M.Sc. degree from Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, in 1990, and the Ph.D. degree from The University of Texas at Arlington , in 1994, all in Electrical Engineering.
In 1990-1991, he was with the DSP research group at Universidade de Brasilia, as a research associate. He joined Xerox Corp. in 1994, where he was a member of the research staff until 2002. In 2000-2001 he was also an Adjunct Faculty at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He joined the Electrical Engineering Department at Universidade de Brasilia in 2003. In 2010, he became a Full (Titular) Professor at the Computer Science Department at Universidade de Brasilia. During 2015 he has been a Visiting Professor at the University of Washington, in Seattle.
Dr. de Queiroz has published over 180 articles in Journals and conferences and contributed chapters to books as well. He also holds 46 issued patents. According to Google Scholar, his work has been cited about 4500 times. He is a past elected member of the IEEE Signal Processing Society's Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP) and the Image, Video and Multidimensional Signal Processing (IVMSP) Technical Committees. He is a an editor for IEEE Transactions on Image Processing and a past editor for the EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, and IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology. He has been appointed an IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecturer for the 2011-2012 term.
Dr. de Queiroz has been actively involved with the Rochester chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society, where he served as Chair and organized the Western New York Image Processing Workshop since its inception until 2001. He helped organizing IEEE SPS Chapters in Brazil and chaired the Brasilia IEEE SPS Chapter. He was the General Chair of ISCAS'2011, MMSP'2009, and SBrT'2012. He was also part of the organizing committee of ICIP'2002, ICIP'2012, ICIP'2014 and ICIP'2016. His research interests include image and video compression, multirate signal processing, and color imaging. Dr. de Queiroz is a Fellow of IEEE and a member of the Brazilian Telecommunications Society.
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