The Fourteenth IASTED International Conference on
Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing
June 22 – 24, 2011
Biography of the General Chair
Michalis E. Zervakis holds a Ph.D degree from the University of Toronto, Department of Electrical Engineering, since 1990. He joined the Technical University of Crete on January 1995, where he is serving as Professor at the department of Electronic and Computer Engineering. He served as Associate Editor in the “IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing” from 1994 to 1996. He was an assistant professor with the University of Minnesota-Duluth, USA, from September 1990 to December 1994. Prof. Zervakis is the director of the Digital Image and Signal Processing Laboratory (DISPLAY) at the Technical University of Crete. Under his direction, the lab is involved in research on modern aspects of signal processing, including estimation and constrained optimization, multi-channel and multi-band signal processing, wavelet analysis for data/ image processing and compression, neural networks and fuzzy logic with applications in biomedical data analysis, imaging systems and integrated automation systems. Developments also include DSP-based real-time implementation with involvement in more than 20 international projects.