Malcolm Slaney has been named Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow for contributions to perceptual signal processing and tomographic imaging.
The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the Board of Directors upon a person with an extraordinary record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.
Malcolm joined Yahoo Research in 2005. Before joining Yahoo, he was a researcher at IBM's Almaden Research Center working on multimedia analysis and user models. He has also worked at Interval Research, Apple's Advanced Technology Group, Schlumberger's Palo Alto Research Laboratory, and Bell Labs. He is the coauthor of the book "Principles of Computerized Tomographic Imaging," which was recently republished by SIAM as a "Classics in Applied Mathematics". He is coeditor of the book "Computational Models of Auditory Function."
His research interests include perception, signal processing, and multimedia analysis and modification. For the last 15 years he has organized the Stanford CCRMA Hearing Seminar.
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