Dr. Jeon received
the B.S. degree (Magna Cum Laude) in 1985 and the M.S. degree
in 1987 from the Department of Electronics Engineering, Seoul
National University, Seoul, Korea, and the Ph.D. degree from
the School of Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, West
Lafayette, USA, in 1992.
From 1993 to 1997, he was in the Signal Processing Laboratory,
Samsung Electronics, Korea, where he worked for research and
development of video compression algorithms, design of digital
broadcasting satellite receivers, and other MPEG-related research
for multimedia applications. Since September 1997, he has
been with the faculty of the School of Information and Communication
Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea, where
he is currently a professor. He has authored many
papers in the areas of video compression, pre/post processing,
and pattern recognition. He also holds more than 50 issued
patents (Korea and Worldwide) in these areas. His research
interests include multimedia signal processing, video compression,
statistical pattern recognition, and remote sensing.
Dr. Jeon is a member of Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu. He is
a senior member of IEEE, member of SPIE, IEEK, KICS, and KOSBE.
He also regularly participates and contributes to international
standardization activities, e.g., ITU-T VCEG and ISO/IEC MPEG.
He was a recipient of the 2005 IEEK Haedong Paper Award in
Signal Processing society.