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Dr. Acharya is a Life Fellow of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (FIETE), and Senior Member of IEEE. He served on the U.S. National Body of JPEG2000 standards committee (1998-2002) and represented Intel Corporation on this committee as its primary member. He served in program committees of several international conferences and many other professional bodies in academia and industry. His current research interests are in computer vision for enterprise applications, biometrics, multimedia computing, multimedia data mining, and VLSI architectures and algorithms.
Dr. Ping-Sing Tsai is currently Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science, The University of Texas—Pan American. He received his B.S. in information and computer engineering from Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan, R.O.C., in 1985. He received his Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Central Florida, Orlando, in 1995.
Dr. Tsai was a staff systems engineer/R&D scientist at Intel Corporation, Arizona from 1997 to 2002, where he worked with Dr. Acharya on numerous projects toward development of algorithms in multimedia-related applications. Dr. Tsai contributed to over 20 refereed technical papers published in international journals and conferences. He is also the co-inventor of 13 U.S. patents. His current research interests are in biomedical image analysis, computer vision, multimedia computing, and biometrics.