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

  • BME 590: Special Topics in Biomedical Engineering
  • ECE 392: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 590: Advanced Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • MATH 181: Math Everywhere: Mathematical Concepts and Reasoning in our Modern World
  • MATH 240: Introduction to Applied Mathematics: Modeling, Equations and Proofs
  • MATH 393: Research Independent Study
  • MATH 635: Functional Analysis
  • MATH 790-90: Minicourse in Advanced Topics

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Deligiannis, N; Mota, JFC; Cornelis, B; Rodrigues, MRD; Daubechies, I, Multi-Modal Dictionary Learning for Image Separation With Application in Art Investigation, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, vol 26 no. 2 (2017), pp. 751-764 [10.1109/TIP.2016.2623484] [abs].
  • Cornelis, B; Yang, H; Goodfriend, A; Ocon, N; Lu, J; Daubechies, I, Removal of Canvas Patterns in Digital Acquisitions of Paintings., IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, vol 26 no. 1 (2017), pp. 160-171 [10.1109/tip.2016.2621413] [abs].
  • Daubechies, I; Defrise, M; Mol, CD, Sparsity-enforcing regularisation and ISTA revisited, Inverse Problems, vol 32 no. 10 (2016), pp. 104001-104001 [10.1088/0266-5611/32/10/104001] [abs].
  • Wu, H-T; 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 [10.3414/me16-01-0026] [abs].
  • O'Neal, WT; Wang, YG; Wu, H-T; Zhang, Z-M; Li, Y; Tereshchenko, LG; Estes, EH; Daubechies, I; Soliman, EZ, Electrocardiographic J Wave and Cardiovascular Outcomes in the General Population (from the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities Study)., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol 118 no. 6 (2016), pp. 811-815 [10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.06.047] [abs].