Prakash Ishwar

Professor (ECE, SE)

Professor (ECE, SE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2002
  • Additional Affiliations Division of Systems Engineering
    Center for Information and Systems Engineering
    Department of Computer Science
  • Honors and Awards BU College of Engineering Faculty Service Award, 2021
    Elected Member, IEEE SPTM Technical Committee, 2013 – 2015
    Elected Member, IEEE IVMSP Technical Committee, 2009 – 2012
    ICPR Winner, Aerial View Activity Classification Challenge (with K. Guo and J. Konrad), 2010
    AVSS Best Paper Award (with K. Guo and J. Konrad), 2010
    Dean’s Catalyst Award, 2007
    Senior Member, IEEE, 2007
    NSF CAREER Award, 2005
    Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
  • Classes Taught EK 381 Probability, Statistics, and Data Science for Engineers
    EC 414 Introduction to Machine Learning
    EC 503 Learning from Data
    EC 505 Stochastic Processes
    EC 517 Information Theory
    EC 719 Statistical Learning Theory
  • Areas of Interest Network Information Theory
    Information-Theoretic Security
    Statistical Signal Processing and Machine Learning
    Visual Information Processing and Analysis

Publications

Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (SE), Primary Faculty (SE),