Prof. Vishal Monga

Prof. Vishal Monga has been on the EECS faculty at Penn State since Fall 2009. From Oct 2005- July 2009 he was an imaging scientist with Xerox Research Labs. He has also been a visiting researcher at Microsoft Research in Redmond, WA and a visiting faculty at the University of Rochester. Prior to that, he received his PhDEE from the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas, Austin. Prof. Monga's research has been recognized via the US National Science Foundation CAREER award. He is also a recipient of the 2019 Penn State Engineering Alumni Society (PSEAS) Outstanding Research Award. For his educational efforts, Dr. Monga received the 2016 Joel and Ruth Spira Teaching Excellence award.

In 2022, he was inducted into the National Academy of Inventors. Prof. Monga is an IEEE Senior Member. Here's a glimpse of his recent professional activities:

Selected Editorial Boards and IEEE Technical Committees

Selected Conference Committees and Related Contributions

  • Tutorial at 2016, 2017, 2019 and 2021 IEEE Radar Conference, Convex Optimization for Adaptive Radar.
  • Technical Program Committee, 2020 IEEE International Radar Conference, Florence, Italy.
  • Technical Program Committee (Area Chair) for IEEE ICASSP 2018-2021.
  • Technical Program Committee (Area Chair) for IEEE ICIP 2011-2013 and 2018-2021.
  • Technical Program Committee, 2016 IEEE Global SIP.
  • Technical Program Committee (and Special Session Chair) for IEEE Radar Conference 2013-2014, 2017.
  • Chair for special session at IEEE Asilomar 2012: Convex Optimization in Signal and Image Processing.
  • Track Chair for the Image, Video and Speech Processing Track at IEEE Asilomar 2011.
  • Technical Program Committee - IEEE ICIP 2011-12, IEEE Asilomar 2011-12, IEEE ICME 2011.
  • Technical Review Committee: ICIP 2005-present, ICASSP 2006-present.
  • Program Committee and Vice-Chair: IEEE Western NY Image Processing Workshop (2008).


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