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

Representative Publications

  • Daubechies, I; Saab, R, A Deterministic Analysis of Decimation for Sigma-Delta Quantization of Bandlimited Functions, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol 22 no. 11 (2015), pp. 2093-2096 [10.1109/LSP.2015.2459758] [abs].
  • Pizurica, A; Platisa, L; Ruzic, T; Cornelis, B; Dooms, A; Martens, M; Dubois, H; Devolder, B; De Mey, M; Daubechies, I, Digital Image Processing of The Ghent Altarpiece: Supporting the painting's study and conservation treatment, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol 32 no. 4 (2015), pp. 112-122 [10.1109/MSP.2015.2411753] [abs].
  • Yang, H; Lu, J; Brown, WP; Daubechies, I; Ying, L, Quantitative Canvas Weave Analysis Using 2-D Synchrosqueezed Transforms: Application of time-frequency analysis to art investigation, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol 32 no. 4 (2015), pp. 55-63 [10.1109/MSP.2015.2406882] [abs].
  • Wang, YG; Wu, HT; Daubechies, I; Li, Y; Estes, EH; Soliman, EZ, Automated J wave detection from digital 12-lead electrocardiogram., Journal of Electrocardiology, vol 48 no. 1 (2015), pp. 21-28 [abs].
  • Boyer, DM; Puente, J; Gladman, JT; Glynn, C; Mukherjee, S; Yapuncich, GS; Daubechies, I, A new fully automated approach for aligning and comparing shapes., The Anatomical Record : Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary Biology, vol 298 no. 1 (2015), pp. 249-276 [abs].