Prof. Gourab Sen Gupta received his B.E. (Electronics) degree from the University of Indore, India, in 1982, Master of Electronics Engineering (MEE) degree from the Philips International Institute, Technical University of Eindhoven, Holland, in 1984 and PhD in Computer Systems Engineering from Massey University in 2008. Since September 2002 he has been with the School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Massey University, New Zealand.
Yong Yan is a professor of electronic instrumentation and Head of Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Research Group at School of Engineering and Digital Arts, the University of Kent, Canterbury, U.K. He received the B.Eng. and M.Sc. in instrumentation and control from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China in 1985 and 1988, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in particle flow measurement from the University of Teesside, Middlesbrough, U.K., in 1992. He started his academic career as an assistant lecturer at Tsinghua University in 1988.
Associate Prof. Gourab Sen Gupta received his B.E. (Electronics) degree from the University of Indore, India, in 1982, Master of Electronics Engineering (MEE) degree from the Philips International Institute, Technical University of Eindhoven, Holland, in 1984 and PhD in Computer Systems Engineering from Massey University in 2008. Since September 2002 he has been with the School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Massey University, New Zealand.
Annamária R. Várkonyi-Kóczy (M’94–SM’97–F’07) was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1957. She received the M.Sc. E.E., M.Sc.M.E.-T., and Ph.D. degrees from the Technical University of Budapest and the D.Sc. degree from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 1981, 1983, 1996, and 2010, respectively.
Pawel Niewczas is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK. He is leading the Advanced Sensors Team within the Institute for Energy and Environment in the same department. His main interests centre on the advancement of optical sensing methods in such areas as power system metering and protection; gas turbine monitoring; downhole pressure, temperature, voltage and current measurement; sensing in nuclear fission and fusion environments; and other sensing applications.
Phil Bartley received a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from Old Dominion University in 1973 and 1976. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Georgia in 2005. His work experience includes positions at several US Naval facilities. His duties included writing software for computer aided test systems. He was a microwave systems engineer and district manager at the Hewlett Packard Company. He co-founded Innovative Measurement Solutions, Inc.
Branislav Djokić (IEEE M’90-SM’97) received Dipl.Ing. degrees in Power Systems Engineering in 1981, in Electronics in 1984, M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 1988 and 1993, respectively, from the University of Belgrade, Serbia. From 1982-1990, he was with R&D Institute Mihajlo Pupin, Belgrade. From 1990-1994 he was a Staff Member of the School of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade University. In 1994 he joined the Institute for National Measurement Standards, National Research Council of Canada. Dr.
Wuqiang Yang is a Fellow of the IET (formerly IEE), Fellow of the InstMC and Fellow of the IEEE. He received his BEng, MSc and PhD degrees from Tsinghua University in Beijing. Since 1991, he has been with The University of Manchester (formerly UMIST) in the UK and now is a professor in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. His main research interests include industrial tomography, especially electrical capacitance tomography, image reconstruction algorithms, sensing and data acquisition systems, electronic circuit design, instrumentation and multiphase measurement.
Instituto de Informatica UFRGS - Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Distinguished Lecturer; Technical Committee Chair
Jacob Scharcanski is an Associate Professor in Computer Science at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brasil. He holds a cross appointment with the Department of Electrical Engineering at UFRGS, and also is an Associate Adjunct Professor with the Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. He has authored and co-authored over 100 refereed journal and conference papers, and has contributed to several books on imaging and measurements. In addition to his academic publications, he has several technology transfers to the private sector.