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Professor David Bull

Professor David Bull

Professor David Bull
B.Sc.(Exon), M.Sc.(Manc.), Ph.D.(Wales), FIET, FIEEE, C.Eng.

Professor of Signal Processing

Office 5.18
Merchant Venturers Building,
Woodland Road, Clifton BS8 1UB
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 954 5195

Research summary

David has worked widely in the fields of 1 and 2-D signal processing. He has won two IEE Premium awards for this work and has published numerous patents, several of which have been licensed and exploited commercially. His current activities are focused on the problems of image and video communications and analysis for wireless, internet, surveillance, consumer and broadcast applications. In particular he has worked on content-based video coding, error resilient source coding, linear and non-linear filterbanks, motion estimation, image and video fusion, architectural optimisation (for filters, transforms and wavelet filterbanks) and content description for video archiving. He is widely ...

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David R. Bull (M’94–SM’07) PhD, FIET, FIEEE, CEng received the B.Sc. degree from the University of Exeter, U.K, in 1980, the M.Sc. degree from the University of Manchester, U.K, in 1983, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Wales, Cardiff, U.K, in 1988. He holds the Chair in Signal Processing at the University of Bristol. His previous roles include: Lecturer at the University of Wales (Cardiff) and Systems Engineer for Rolls Royce. He was Head of the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department at Bristol between 2001 and 2006 and is now Director of ...

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