DSc in Electrical Engineering
MSc in Electrical Engineering
Luiz W. P. Biscainho was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1962. He received the Electronics Engineering degree (magna cum laude) from the EE (now Poli) at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil, in 1985, and the M.Sc. and D.Sc. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the COPPE at UFRJ in 1990 and 2000, respectively. Having worked in the telecommunication industry between 1985 and 1993, Dr. Biscainho is now Associate Professor at DEL/Poli and PEE/COPPE, at UFRJ. His research area is digital signal processing, particularly audio processing and adaptive systems. He is currently a member of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), the AES (Audio Engineering Society), the SBrT (Brazilian Telecommunications Society, and the SBC (Brazilian Computer Society), and CNPq Researcher, level 1-D.