Ingrid Daubechies

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James B. Duke Professor of Mathematics

Appointments and Affiliations
  • James B. Duke Professor of Mathematics
  • 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

Specialties:

Applied Math
Analysis

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions:

  • 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:
  • MATH 181: Math Everywhere: Mathematical Concepts and Reasoning in our Modern World
  • MATH 212: Multivariable Calculus
  • MATH 690-32: Topics in Analysis
  • MATH 790-90: Minicourse in Advanced Topics

Representative Publications: (More Publications)
    • Wu, HT; Hseu, SS; Bien, MY; Kou, YR; Daubechies, I, Evaluating physiological dynamics via synchrosqueezing: prediction of ventilator weaning., IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 61 no. 3 (2014), pp. 736-744 [10.1109/tbme.2013.2288497] [abs].
    • Wu, T; Polatkan, G; Steel, DHW; Brown, WP; Daubechies, IC; Calderbank, RR, Painting analysis using wavelets and probabilistic topic models, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2013 - Proceedings (2013), pp. 3264-3268 [10.1109/ICIP.2013.6738672] [abs].
    • Cornelis, B; Yang, Y; Vogelstein, JT; Dooms, A; Daubechies, I; Dunson, D, Bayesian crack detection in ultra high resolution multimodal images of paintings (2013) [abs].
    • Al-Aifari, R; Daubechies, I; Lipman, Y, Continuous Procrustes distance between two surfaces, Communications on Pure & Applied Mathematics, vol 66 no. 6 (2013), pp. 934-964 [10.1002/cpa.21444] [abs].
    • Anitha, A; Brasoveanu, A; Duarte, M; Hughes, S; Daubechies, I; Dik, J; Janssens, K; Alfeld, M, Restoration of X-ray fluorescence images of hidden paintings, Signal Processing, vol 93 no. 3 (2013), pp. 592-604 [10.1016/j.sigpro.2012.09.027] [abs].