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Prof. Gaurav Sharma


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Area of Expertise: color imaging, visual sensor networks, image processing, media forrensics and security, communications, signal processing
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Gaurav Sharma is with the University of Rochester, where he is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering , Department of Computer Science , Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, and Department of Oncology. From 2008-2010, he served as the Director for the Center for Emerging and Innovative Sciences (CEIS), a New York state supported center for promoting joint university-industry research and technology development, which is housed at the University of Rochester. From 1996 through 2003, he was with Xerox Research and Technology in Webster, NY first as a member of research and technology staff and then as a Principal Scientist and Project Leader. He received the Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, and masters degrees in Applied Mathematics from NCSU and in Electrical Communication Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. He received his bachelor of engineering degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (formerly, Univ. of Roorkee).

Dr. Sharma is a fellow of SPIE, a fellow of the IEEE, and a fellow of the Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T). He is also an elected member of Sigma Xi, the scientific research society and the Phi Kappa Phi and Pi Mu Epsilon honor societies. Dr. Sharma is the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Electronic Imaging. He has previously served as an associate editor for the Journal of Electronic Imaging, for the IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, for the IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. He is the editor of the "Digital Color Imaging Handbook" published by CRC press. He was the Chair and Co-Chair, respectively, for the 2013 and 2012 IS&T/SPIE Electronic Imaging (EI) Symposia and Technical Program Co-Chair for the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP).
Publications   Most recent | Show all (50)
Changing Times (Journal Paper)
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Changing Times  (Journal Paper)
Authors: Gaurav Sharma
Published: 01 Mar 2016
Top Reviewers of 2015 (Journal Paper)
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Top Reviewers of 2015  (Journal Paper)
Authors: Gaurav Sharma, Karen Egiazarian
Published: 01 Jan 2016
An interactive app for color deficient viewers (Conference Proceedings)
An interactive app for color deficient viewers  (Conference Proceedings)
Authors: Cheryl Lau, Nicolas Perdu, Carlos Rodríguez-Pardo, et al.
Published: 08 Feb 2015
International Symposium on Optoelectronic Technology and Application 2014: Image Processing and Pattern Recognition  (Conference Volume)
Editors: Gaurav Sharma, Fugen Zhou, Jennifer Liu
Published: 05 Dec 2014
Computational efficiency improvements for image colorization (Conference Proceedings)
Computational efficiency improvements for image colorization  (Conference Proceedings)
Authors: Chao Yu, Gaurav Sharma, Hussein Aly
Published: 07 Mar 2014
Conference Committee Involvement   Most recent | Show all (23)
Media Watermarking, Security, and Forensics 2015  
8 February 2015
San Francisco, California, USA
Visual Information Processing and Communication VI  
8 February 2015
San Francisco, California, USA
IS&T/SPIE Electronic Imaging  
2 February 2014
San Francisco, California, USA
Media Watermarking, Security, and Forensics 2014  
2 February 2014
San Francisco, California, USA
Course Instructor  
SC1154: Introduction to Digital Color Imaging
This short course provides an introduction to color science and digital color imaging systems. Foundational knowledge is introduced first via a overview ...

Level: Introductory
Available In-Company

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