IEEE Fellow

Petar M. Djurić received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Belgrade, in 1981 and 1986, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rhode Island (1990).

From 1981 to 1986, Prof. Djurić was a Research Associate with the Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Vinca, Belgrade. Since 1990, he has been with Stony Brook University, where he is Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. His research has been in the area of signal and information processing with primary interests in the theory of signal modeling, detection, and estimation; Monte Carlo-based methods; distributed signal processing; and applications of the theory in a wide range of disciplines.

Prof. Djurić has served on numerous technical committees for the IEEE and has been invited to lecture at universities in the United States and overseas. His SPS activities include Member-at Large of the SPS Board of Governors (2011-2013), Vice President-Finance (2006-09), Area Editor of Special Issues - IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2002-05), Associate Editor - IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (1994-96 and 2003-05), Chair - SPS Signal Processing Theory and Methods Technical Committee (2005-06), and Treasurer - SPS Conference Board (2001-03). He has been on the Editorial Board of several journals and has served on numerous committees of professional conferences and workshops. He is the first Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Signal and Information Processing over Networks (2015-2018).

Prof.  Djurić was a recipient of the EURASIP Technical Achievement Award in 2012 and the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine Best Paper Award in 2007. In 2008, he was the Chair of Excellence of Universidad Carlos III de Madrid-Banco de Santander. From 2008 to 2009, he was a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. Prof. Djurić is a Fellow of the IEEE.

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-2350