Ingrid Daubechies

Ingrid Daubechies

James B. Duke Professor of Mathematics and Electrical and Computer Engineering

Appointments and Affiliations

  • James B. Duke Professor of Mathematics and Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Professor in the Department of Mathematics
  • Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information

  • Email Address: ingrid.daubechies@duke.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium), 1980

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • Elected Member. National Academy of Engineering. 2015
  • American Academy of Arts & Sciences Fellow. American Academy of Arts & Sciences. 2013
  • BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award. BBVA Foundation Frontiers. 2013
  • Basic Research Award. German Eduard Rhein Foundation. 2013
  • Benjamin Franklin Medal in Electrical Engineering. Franklin Institute. 2013
  • Elected Member. National Academy of Sciences. 2013
  • Emily Noether Lecturer. Association for Women in Mathematics. 2013
  • Fellow. American Mathematical Society. 2013
  • Fellow. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2013
  • Fellow. MacArthur Foundation. 2013
  • Golden Jubilee Award for Technological Innovation. IEEE Information Theory Society. 2013
  • Guggenheim Fellow. Unknown. 2013
  • Jack S.Kilby Signal Processing Medal. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2013
  • Leroy P. Steele Prize for Seminal Contribution to Research. American Mathematical Society. 2013
  • Louis Empain Prize for Physics. Unknown. 2013
  • National Academy of Sciences Award in Mathematics. National Academy of Sciences. 2013
  • Nemmers Prize in Mathematics. Northwestern University. 2013
  • Pioneer Prize. International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. 2013
  • Ruth Little Satter Prize in Mathematics. American Mathematical Society. 2013
  • Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition. American Mathematical Society. 2013
  • AAAS Fellows. American Association for the Advancement of Science, The. 2011
  • Benjamin Franklin Medal. Franklin Institute. 2011
  • Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal. Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 2011
  • John von Neumann Lectureship. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. 2011
  • Leroy P. Steele Prize Seminal Contribution to Research. American Mathematical Society. 2011
  • Fellowship. John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. 2010
  • Fellow. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. 2009
  • Membership. American Philosophical Society. 2003
  • Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectureship. Mathematical Association of America. 2001
  • NAS Award in Mathematics. National Academy of Science. 2000
  • National Academy of Sciences Award in Mathematics. American Mathematical Society. 2000
  • Fellows. Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers. 1999
  • Members/ Foreign Associates. National Academy of Science. 1998
  • Ruth Lyttle Satter Prize in Mathematics. American Mathematical Society. 1997
  • Leroy P. Steele Prize Mathematical Exposition. American Mathematical Society. 1994
  • Fellows. American Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1993
  • Fellows. MacArthur Foundation. 1992
  • School of Mathematics/ Members. Institute for Advanced Study. 1990

Courses Taught

  • ECE 392: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • MATH 181: Math Everywhere: Mathematical Concepts and Reasoning in our Modern World
  • MATH 212: Multivariable Calculus
  • MATH 393: Research Independent Study
  • MATH 635: Functional Analysis
  • MATH 790-90: Minicourse in Advanced Topics

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Wu, HT; Lewis, GF; Davila, MI; Daubechies, I; Porges, SW, Optimizing Estimates of Instantaneous Heart Rate from Pulse Wave Signals with the Synchrosqueezing Transform., Methods of information in medicine, vol 55 no. 5 (2016), pp. 463-472 [abs].
  • Yin, R; Monson, E; Honig, E; Daubechies, I; Maggioni, M, Object recognition in art drawings: Transfer of a neural network, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, vol 2016-May (2016), pp. 2299-2303 [10.1109/ICASSP.2016.7472087] [abs].
  • Huang, NE; Daubechies, I; Hou, TY, Adaptive data analysis: theory and applications., Philosophical Transactions A, vol 374 no. 2065 (2016) [10.1098/rsta.2015.0207] [abs].
  • Daubechies, I; Wang, YG; Wu, HT, ConceFT: concentration of frequency and time via a multitapered synchrosqueezed transform., Philosophical Transactions A, vol 374 no. 2065 (2016) [10.1098/rsta.2015.0193] [abs].
  • Yin, R; Cornelis, B; Fodor, G; Ocon, N; Dunson, D; Daubechies, I, Removing Cradle Artifacts in X-Ray Images of Paintings, SIAM Journal on Imaging Sciences, vol 9 no. 3 (2016), pp. 1247-1272 [10.1137/15M1053554] [abs].