Namrata Vaswani
Associate Professor 
Dept. of Electrical and Computer EngineeringIowa State University
3121 Coover Hall, Ames IA 50011  Email: namrata  AT iastate  DOT edu    Phone: 515-294-4012   Fax: 515-294-8432  





Recent Talks


Some Key Papers and Research Summary






Google Scholar Profile



Curriculum Vitae (CV):   (pdf)  

Research Summary


Research   My research is in statistical and sequential signal processing and applications in medical imaging and computer vision. Currently, my focus is on:

Professional Service:

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 2009-present
  • Organized a special session recursive reconstruction of sparse signal sequences at Asilomar 2010
  • Tutorials chair for IEEE Intl. Conf. Image Proc. (ICIP) 2008
  • Area chair (TPC member) for ICIP 2009 for interpolation
  • Program committee member of  CVPR,2008, 2009, ECCV and  ICCV, 2007
  • Reviewer for IEEE Trans. Signal Proc., IEEE Trans. Image Proc., IEEE Trans. PAMI and others and for various conferences (ICASSP, ICIP, CDC,...)

Graduate Students:

  • Alumni
    • Samarjit Das, Ph.D., Fall 2010, postdoc at the Robotics Institute at CMU
    • Wei Lu, Ph.D., Fall 2011, research scientist at BHSAI
    • Chenlu Qiu, Ph.D., Summer 2013
    • Man Basnet, Ph.D., Summer 2013
    • Rituparna Sarkar, M.S., Summer 2012
    • Fardad Raisali, M.S., Spring 2012
    • Taoran Li, M.S, Spring 2011
  • Current Ph.D. students
    • Jinchun Zhan (B.S. from USTC, China), Ph.D. student, started Fall 2011
    • Han Guo, Ph.D. student, started Fall 2012
    • Shouvik Ganguly, Ph.D. student, started Spring 2013 (B.Tech from IIT-Kanpur)
    • Animesh Biswas (M.Tech. from IIT-Madras, India), Ph.D. student, started Fall 2011
    • Brian Lois, Ph.D. student, started Fall 2010 (B.S. in Math from Marquette Univ, WI, co-advised with Prof Leslie Hogben in Math dept)
    • Kevin Palmowski, Ph.D. student, started Fall 2011 (B.A. in Math from SUNY-Geneseo, NY, co-advised with Prof Leslie Hogben in Math dept)



Office hours for Spring 2014: Wednesdays and Thursdays 10-11am