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Purdue University
Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security

Edward Delp

CERIAS Fellow

Title

Distinguished Professor 

Office

MSEE 368 

Office Phone

765-494-1740 

Email

Education

Delp earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He earned his doctorate from Purdue. 

Research Areas

Image and Video Compression and Forensics, Document Forensic Analysis, RF Transmitter Forensics, Multimedia Security, Error-Resilient Cryptography, Medical Imaging, Multimedia Systems, Communication and Information Theory. 

Key Areas

Trusted Social and Human Interaction Cryptology and Rights Management 

Notable Experience

Consultant for various companies and government agencies in the areas of signal and image processing, robot vision, pattern recognition, and secure communications. Visiting Professor at the Tampere International Center for Signal Processing at the Tampere University of Technology in Finland (Summers, 1998, 1999, and 2001). 

Notable Awards

Charles William Harrison Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Honeywell Award, D. D. Ewing Award both for excellence in teaching in 1992, the Raymond C. Bowman Award for fostering education in imaging science from the IS&T in 2000, a Fulbright Fellowship to visit the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain in 2000.
IEEE Signal Processing Society 2008 Society Award. 

Notable Affiliations

Fellow of IEEE, a Fellow of SPIE, and a Fellow of IS&T. In 2000 he was selected a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. 

Publications

Published and presented more than 250 papers, including invited papers for Proceedings of the IEEE on watermarking, keynote addresses on multimedia security. 

Biography

Edward J. Delp was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. He received the B.S.E.E. (cum laude) and M.S. degrees from the University of Cincinnati, and the Ph.D. degree from Purdue University. In May 2002 he will receive the Honorary Doctor of Technology degree from the Tampere University of Technology in Finland.
From 1980-1984, Dr. Delp was with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Since August 1984, he has been with the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, where he is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor of Biomedical Engineering. His research interests include image and video compression, multimedia security, medical imaging, multimedia systems, communication and information theory. Dr. Delp has also consulted for various companies and government agencies in the areas of signal and image processing, robot vision, pattern recognition, and secure communications. He has published and presented more than 250 papers. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a Fellow of the SPIE, and a Fellow of the Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T). In 2000 he was selected a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. In 1990 he received the Honeywell Award and in 1992 the D. D. Ewing Award both for excellence in teaching. In 2000 he received the Raymond C. Bowman Award for fostering education in imaging science from the Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T). In 1990 he received a Fulbright Fellowship to visit the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. During the summers of 1998, 1999, and 2001 he was a Visiting Professor at the Tampere International Center for Signal Processing at the Tampere University of Technology in Finland.