Zuowei Shen

    Brief Bio

    Zuowei Shen received his B.S. degree in Mathematics from Hohai University, Nanjing, China, in 1982. In 1991 he received his Ph.D. degree in Mathematics from the Department of Mathematics of the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. He then spent two years at the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a Research Associate. Since1993, he has been with the Department of Mathematics, National University of Singapore, as a Lecturer (1993-97), Senior Lecturer(1997-98), Associate Professor (1998-2002), Professor (2002- ), Distinguished Professor (2009- 2012) and Tan Chin Tuan Centennial Professor (2013-).

    His current research interests are primary in sparse approximation by redundant systems, such as wavelet frames and Gabor frames, and its applications in imaging science. He has been invited to speak at many international conferences and workshops, including ICM2010, and he is on the editorial board of several journals in applied mathematics. He won the outstanding University Research Award in 1997 and 2008 at the National University of Singapore and the National Science Award of Singapore in 1998. He was awarded the SPIE Wavelet Pioneer Award in 2012 and was one of the inaugural fellows of the Singapore National Academy of Sciences in 2011.

    Personal Homepage :http://www.math.nus.edu.sg/~matzuows/

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