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

2001 Members
Joachim Hagenauer
President (01/01/01 until 12/31/01)

Lehrstuhl fuer Nachrichtentechnik
Technical University of Munich

Thomas Fuja
First Vice President (01/01/01 until 12/31/01)

Thomas E. Fuja

Interim Dean of Engineering

257 Fitzpatrick Hall

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN 46556


A.J. Han Vinck
Second Vice President (01/01/01 until 12/31/01)
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



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

Honorary Professor, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain.

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

Paul H. Siegel
Transactions Editor-in-Chief (07/01/01 until 06/30/04)

University of California, San Diego
Center for Memory and Recording Research (CMRR)
CMRR, 0401
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA  92093-0401
Phone: (858) 534-6210
Fax: (858) 534-8059

Alexander Vardy
Member (01/01/01 until 12/31/03)
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

John B Anderson
Member (01/01/01 until 12/31/03)

Dept. Electrical and Information Engineering and nation strategic center for High Speed Wireless Communication

Lund University

Box 118

22100 Lund SWEDEN

Tele: +46-46-2223449

Thomas M. Cover, (1938-2012)
Member (01/01/01 until 12/31/03)

Electrical Engineering Dept.
Stanford University
350 Serra Mall, #254
Stanford, CA 94305-9510

Michelle Effros
Member (01/01/01 until 12/31/03)

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

Hideki Imai
Member (01/01/01 until 12/31/03)

Imai Laboratory, Third Department
Institute of Industrial Science
University of Tokyo

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

Member (01/01/01 until 12/31/03)

Department of Informatics
University of Bergen

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

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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