Prof. Israel Cohen nominated an IEEE fellow
Congratulations to Prof. Israel Cohen, who has been nominated a fellow of the IEEE.
IEEE fellows are select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this important grade elevation.
The prestigious title is attributed to Prof. Cohen “for contributions to the theory and application of speech enhancement”.
Prof. Cohen’s research interests span a wide range of topics – statistical signal processing, analysis and modeling of acoustic signals, speech enhancement, noise estimation, microphone arrays, source localization, blind source separation, system identification, adaptive filtering and image analysis and processing.
Prof. Israel Cohen has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technion since 2001. Prior to that, he completed B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees at the Technion’s department of Electrical Engineering in the years 1990, 1993 and 1998, respectively. From 1998 to 2001 he was a postdoctoral research associate at the Computer Science department of Yale University. Prof. Cohen is a recipient of the Alexander Goldberg Prize for Excellence in Research, and the Muriel and David Jacknow Award for Excellence in Teaching.