Dr. Raghuveer Rao has a B.E. degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Mysore University, a M.E. degree in Electrical Communication Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, and the Ph.D. in Engineering from the University of Connecticut. He was a member of technical staff at AMD Inc. from 1985 to 1987 after which he joined the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1987 where he was a Professor of Electrical Engineering and a member of the Imaging Science faculty until 2008. Since November 2008, he has been with the Army Research Laboratory in Adelphi, MD where he is currently the Chief of the Image Processing Branch. Dr. Rao has held visiting appointments with the Indian Institute of Science, Princeton University, Air Force Research Laboratory and the Naval Surface Warfare Center. He is a recipient of the IEEE Signal Processing Society Paper Award and an elected fellow of IEEE, and SPIE.