Rujie (Rachel) Yin is a graduate student in math at Duke University starting in 2012. She received her bachelor degree in math and physics from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2012.
Gabor Fodor has been working on his PhD since 2012 at Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium. His interests are physical and cyber security, algorithms, game theory, botting and gambling.
Bruno Cornelis obtained a Ph.D. degree in Applied Sciences and Engineering from VUB in 2014. During his Ph.D. with the Department of Electronics and Informatics he investigated the use of various image processing tools in support of art scholarship. His research interests include statistical data analysis and sparse representations in image processing. Currently he is a postdoctoral researcher with the department of mathematics at the Duke University, USA. Email: [email protected]
Noelle Ocon has served as the conservator of paintings at the North Carolina Museum of Art since 1997. Ocon’s focus is on the examination, documentation and conservation of the 17th century Dutch and Flemish collection, as well as the implementation of technology, including infrared reflectography, x-radiography, and digital imaging. She holds an M.A. and Certificate of Advanced Studies in Conservation from the State University College at Buffalo.
Ingrid Daubechies is a Belgian physicist and mathematician. Between 2004 and 2011 she was the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor in the mathematics and applied mathematics departments at Princeton University. In January 2011 she moved to Duke University as a Professor in mathematics. She is the first woman president of the International Mathematical Union (2011–2014). She is best known for her work with wavelets in image compression.