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Board of Governors

The Board of Governors and its Officers lead the IT Society and oversee the activities of various Committees.

2000 Members
President (01/01/00 until 12/31/00)
Joachim Hagenauer
First Vice President (01/01/00 until 12/31/00)

Lehrstuhl fuer Nachrichtentechnik
Technical University of Munich

Thomas Fuja
Second Vice President (01/01/00 until 12/31/00)
Member (01/01/98 until 12/31/00)

Thomas E. Fuja

Interim Dean of Engineering

257 Fitzpatrick Hall

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN 46556


Ezio Biglieri
Junior Past President (01/01/00 until 12/31/00)

Honorary Professor, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain.

Home address: 249 Corso Peschiera, I-10141 Torino (Italy).

Thomas Ericson
Senior Past President (01/01/00 until 12/31/00)

IT Society President, 1999.

Alexander Vardy
Transactions Editor-in-Chief (07/01/98 until 06/30/01)

University of California San Diego

Aaron Gulliver
Secretary (01/01/00 until 12/31/03)

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Victoria

PO Box 3055, STN CSC

Victoria, BC Canada V8W 3P6

Treasurer (01/01/99 until 12/31/03)

Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Hawaii

Andrew R Barron
Member (01/01/98 until 12/31/00)

Yale University

Department of Statistics

24 Hillhouse Ave

P.O.Box 208290

New Haven, CT 06520-8290



office 203-432-0634

mobile 203-645-2786


Michelle Effros
Member (01/01/98 until 12/31/00)

California Institute of Technology
Department of Electrical Engineering

Member (01/01/99 until 12/31/01)

ECE department

University of Maryland

College Park, MD 20742

301 405-3641

Member (01/01/00 until 12/31/02)

Department of ECE, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60201

Member (01/01/99 until 12/31/01)

Lehrstuhl fur Informationsubertragung
Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg

Member (01/01/00 until 12/31/02)

 Ryuji Kohno, Ph.D.,
* Director, Center of Medical Information and Communication Technology
               Yokohama National University
               79-7 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama, 240-8501 Japan
** Professor, Division of Physics, Electrical & Computer Engineering,
              Yokohama National University
              79-5 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama, 240-8501 Japan
              Tel:+81-45-339-4115 & Fax/TelL 338-1157
*** Program Coordinator, Medical Info-Communications Technology(ICT) Institute
              National Institute of Information and Communications
              3-4, Hikarino-oka, Yokosuka-city, 239-0847 Japan
              Tel:+81-46-847-5108, Fax:+81-46-847-5059
**** Finnish Distinguished Professor (FiDiPro),
              Centre for Wireless Communications(CWC),
              University of Oulu
              Linnanmaa, P.O. Box 4500, FIN-90570 Oulu,
              Finland FI-90014
              Tel:+358-8-553-2849, Fax:+358-8-553-7615          

Robert J. McEliece
Member (01/01/00 until 12/31/02)

Allen E. Puckett Professor and Professor of Electrical Engineering
California Institute of Technology

Steven W. McLaughlin
Member (01/01/00 until 12/31/02)

250 North Avenue, Carnegie Building

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA 30332 USA

H Vincent Poor
Member (01/01/99 until 12/31/01)

School of Engineering and Applied Science
C230 Engineering Quadrangle
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08544
(609) 258-2260

Shlomo Shamai, (Shitz)
Member (01/01/98 until 12/31/00)

Department of Electrical Engineering
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Haifa 32000, Israel
tel: 97248294713
fax: 97248232913

A.J. Han Vinck
Member (01/01/00 until 12/31/02)

University of Duisburg-Essen,

Institute of Digital Signal Processing

Bismarckstrasse 81

47057 Duisburg


Tel: +49-203-379-1803 / 3287 

Fax: +49 (0)203 379 3498



Member (01/01/98 until 12/31/00)
Member (01/01/99 until 12/31/01)
Bin Yu
Member (01/01/99 until 12/31/01)

Departments of Statistics and EECS
University of California at Berkeley
367 Evans Hall #3860
Berkeley, CA 94720

Member (01/01/98 until 12/31/00)

University of California, San Diego
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Jacob Ziv
Member (01/01/99 until 12/31/01)

Technion Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Department of Electrical Engineering,

Technion, Haifa 32000 Israel


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