Navigation Links
Tufts University Professor Eric Miller named IEEE Fellow
Date:12/19/2011

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. Eric Miller, professor of electrical and computer engineering in the School of Engineering at Tufts University, has been elected a fellow by the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

As associate dean for research and principal investigator of the Laboratory for Imaging Science Research, Miller was named a fellow for his research in inverse problems and physics-based signal and image processing. Miller's work has applications for breast cancer research, surveillance, and environmental remediation.

"The advances made in my research group are almost always tied to real-world problems and collaborations across a wide range of disciplines," said Miller. For example, the imaging technology Miller's group has developed can be used for the detection of breast cancer using near infrared light. This collaborative research effort is supported by the National Institutes of Health's National Cancer Institute and led by Professor of Biomedical Engineering Sergio Fantini in collaboration with Professor of Mathematics Misha Kilmer.

Miller is also investigating issues associated with the remediation of subsurface contamination as part of a group that includes Tufts School of Engineering Dean Linda M. Abriola, Professor Kurt Pennell, and Assistant Professor Andrew Ramsburg from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Their work has been funded by the Department of Defense's Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program and the National Science Foundation.

With support from the Department of Homeland Security, Miller is employing this technology for the development of new X-ray tomographic imaging methods for airport baggage screening.

Before joining Tufts in 2007, Miller was a professor of electrical and computer engineering at Northeastern University, where he received the university's Outstanding Research Award from the College of Engineering in 2002.

From 1998 to 2002, Miller served as an associate editor for "IEEE Transactions on Image Processing." He is currently serving as an associate editor for the "IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing."

Miller received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In 1996, Miller received an NSF Career Award. He is also a member of Tau Beta Pi, Phi Beta Kappa and Eta Kappa Nu.

Miller is the fourth member of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering to receive the IEEE Fellow designation. Other IEEE Fellows include: Karen Panetta, Mohammed Afsar and Aleksander Stankovic.


'/>"/>

Contact: Alex Reid
alexander.reid@tufts.edu
617-627-4173
Tufts University
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Tufts University researcher develops living tissue
2. Tufts graduate students receive $10,000 prizes
3. Tufts biomedical engineer Fiorenzo Omenetto named Guggenheim Fellow
4. Tufts engineering professor wins NSF Career Award
5. Tufts professor earns ISCB Award for Excellence in Chemical Sciences
6. Tufts announces public launch of the Tufts Institute for Biomedical Partnerships website/HUB
7. Jackson Laboratory and Tufts University announce new Ph.D. track in mammalian genetics
8. Tufts University chemist earns prestigious award for promising research on drug development
9. Tufts graduate students win $10,000 prizes
10. Tufts wins NCRR grant for Collaborative Cluster in Genome Structure and Developmental Patterning
11. Tufts students host Earth Day with groundbreaking ceremony for solar house
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/16/2017)... May 16, 2017  Veratad Technologies, LLC ( www.veratad.com ... age and identity verification solutions, announced today they will ... 2017, May 15 thru May 17, 2017, in ... International Trade Center. Identity impacts the ... in today,s quickly evolving digital world, defining identity is ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... 2017 The global military biometrics ... marked by the presence of several large global players. ... five major players - 3M Cogent, NEC Corporation, M2SYS ... nearly 61% of the global military biometric market in ... global military biometrics market boast global presence, which has ...
(Date:4/13/2017)... , April 13, 2017 According to a new ... Authentication, Identity Analytics, Identity Administration, and Authorization), Service, Authentication Type, Deployment Mode, ... IAM Market is expected to grow from USD 14.30 Billion in 2017 ... (CAGR) of 17.3%. ... MarketsandMarkets Logo ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:7/16/2017)... , ... July 16, 2017 , ... ... and analytical instruments announced the launch of its new line of Rocking and ... rocking and waving shaker models (both analog and digital) for laboratory applications in ...
(Date:7/14/2017)... ... July 14, 2017 , ... ... company . Sonic Manufacturing Technologies has installed a solar system on its roof ... three-year period,” the President of Sonic, Kenneth Raab stated. The company’s proud history ...
(Date:7/14/2017)... Denville, USA/ Martinsried, Germany (PRWEB) , ... July ... ... a newly developed standardized solution for sample preparation of proteins to clean peptides ... the Diagenode Bioruptor® sonication system. , The PreOmics iST Kit is based ...
(Date:7/13/2017)... ... July 13, 2017 , ... In’Tech Medical SAS ... announced today the completion of a major transaction with Eurazeo PME. The reputable ... growth. The alliance fuels In’Tech Medical’s service offerings while leveraging the company’s manufacturing ...
Breaking Biology Technology: