Department of Electrical and
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444
Office Hours Spring 2014:
time by appointment
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Yariv Ephraim received the D.Sc. in Electrical Engineering
in 1984 from the Technion-Israel
Institute of Technology, Haifa,
Israel. He has
been with George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia,
since 1991, where he is Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
During 1985-1993 he was a Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Labs, Murray Hill,
New Jersey. During 1984-1985 he was a Rothschild
Post-Doctoral Fellow at Stanford University,
Palo Alto, California.
He is co-recipient with Dr. William J. J. Roberts of the 1999-2000 EURASIP best paper award. He is a Fellow of
the IEEE. He was an Associate Editor of the
IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. He is on the
Editorial Board of Foundations and Trends in Signal Processing. His research
interests are in statistical signal processing.
ECE 528 Introduction to Random
Processes in ECE
ECE 751 Information Theory
Other Courses I teach:
ECE 460 Communication and
ECE 630 Statistical Communication Theory
Random Processes in Electrical and Computer Engineering
ECE 734 Detection and
ECE 752 Spectral Estimation
presentation on Hidden
Markov Processes at the XXXVIθme Journιes de Statistique, Montpellier, France, 26 May 2004.
Selected Publications (Copyright
Ephraim and N. Merhav, Hidden Markov processes, IEEE Trans.
Inform. Theory, vol. 48, pp. 1518-1569, June 2002.
Last updated 1 May 2013