Ghassan AlRegib

Associate Professor
Director, Center for Energy and Geo Processing (CeGP)
Phone: 
404-894-7005
Office: 
Centergy 5118
Research interest: 
Image and Video Processing
Immersive Communications
Seismic Data Processing
Social Media Processing
Biography: 

Prof. AlRegib is currently Associate Professor at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA, USA. His research group is working on projects related to image and video processing and communications, immersive communications, collaborative systems, quality of images and videos, and 3D video processing. Prof. AlRegib has authored and co-authored more than 90 technical articles that have been published in international journals and conference proceedings. He has been issued three U.S. patents, two US patent applications, and several invention disclosures. Prof. AlRegib is a Senior Member of IEEE. Prof. AlRegib received the ECE Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award in spring 2001 and both the Center for Signal and Image Processing (CSIP) Research Award and the CSIP Service Award in spring 2003. In 2008, he received the ECE Outstanding Junior Faculty Member Award at Georgia Tech. Prof. AlRegib is active within IEEE and the IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS). He served as the chair of the Special Sessions Program at the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) in 2006. He served as the Area Editor for Columns and Forums in the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, January 2009 – January 2012. He also served as the Associate Editor for the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (SPM), 2007-2009. Prof. AlRegib is a member of the Editorial Board of the Wireless Networks Journal (WiNET), 2009-present. Prof. AlRegib co-founded the ICST International Conference on Immersive Communications (IMMERSCOM) and served as the Chair of the first event in 2007. Since then, Prof. AlRegib serves as the Steering Committee co-Chair of IMMERSCOM.He served on the TPC of several conferences and workshops. Prof. AlRegib is the founding Editor-in-Chief (EiC) of the ICST Transactions on Immersive Communications to be inaugurated in late 2012. Prof. AlRegib consulted for a number of companies and organizations and he served as an advisor to a number of corporate and governmental scholarship programs.