Konstantinos N. Plataniotis

Konstantinos N. Plataniotis (S’93 – M’95 – SM’03 – F’12) is currently a Professor and the Bell Canada Chair of Multimedia with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada. His research interests are statistical signal processing, knowledge and digital media design, multimedia systems, biometrics, image and signal processing, biomedical signal processing, and pattern recognition. Among his publications in these fields are the recent books WLAN Positioning Systems (2012) and Multilinear Subspace Learning: Reduction of Multidimensional Data (2013). He has received the IEEE Canada Engineering Educator Award for contributions to engineering education and inspirational guidance of graduate students. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Ontario and a fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada. He has served as the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE SIGNAL PROCESSING LETTERS and the Technical Co-Chair of the 2013 IEEE International Conference in Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing. He is the IEEE Signal Processing Society Vice President for Membership (2014- 2016) and the General Chair of the forthcoming 2018 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing.

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TBME, Featured Articles, Special Issue: BRAIN
Separable Common Spatio-Spectral Patterns for Motor Imagery BCI Systems
Amirhossein S. Aghaei, Mohammad Shahin Mahanta, Konstantinos N. Plataniotis, University of Toronto Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) systems aim to provide a non-muscular channel for the brain to control external devices using electrical activities of the brain. These BCIs can be used in various... Read more