Dr. Samuel Cheng received the B.S. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Hong Kong in 1995, and the M.Phil. degree in Physics and the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, in 1997 and 2000, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University in 2004. He worked in Microsoft Asia, China, and Panasonic Technologies Company, New Jersey, in the areas of texture compression and digital watermarking during the summers of 2000 and 2001. In 2004, he joined Advanced Digital Imaging Research, a research company based near Houston, Texas, as a Research Engineer to perform biomedical imaging research and was promoted to Senior Research Engineer the next year. He has several patent submissions and has been awarded three US patents in the area of digital watermarking. He is a member of IEEE, Sigma Xi, and AAAS. His research interests include information theory, image/signal processing, and pattern recognition.
- Information Theory
- Signal and Image Processing