Ingrid Daubechies

Ingrid Daubechies
  • James B. Duke Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Professor in the Department of Mathematics
  • Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Joint)

Research Areas and Keywords


wavelets, inverse problems

Biological Modeling

shape space

Computational Mathematics

inverse problems

Geometry: Differential & Algebraic

shape space

Mathematical Physics

time-frequency analysis

Signals, Images & Data

wavelets, time-frequency analysis, art conservation

Education & Training
  • Ph.D., Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium) 1980

Lipman, Y., and I. Daubechies. “Conformal Wasserstein distances: Comparing surfaces in polynomial time.” Advances in Mathematics, vol. 227, no. 3, June 2011, pp. 1047–77. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.aim.2011.01.020. Full Text

Bunn, Jonathan M., et al. “Comparing Dirichlet normal surface energy of tooth crowns, a new technique of molar shape quantification for dietary inference, with previous methods in isolation and in combination..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 145, no. 2, June 2011, pp. 247–61. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.21489. Full Text

Dooms, A., and I. Daubechies. Wavelets. Apr. 2011, pp. 135–54. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9783527635245.ch7. Full Text

Wu, H. T., et al. “One or two frequencies? the synchrosqueezing answers.” Advances in Adaptive Data Analysis, vol. 3, no. 1–2, Apr. 2011, pp. 29–39. Scopus, doi:10.1142/S179353691100074X. Full Text

Daubechies, Ingrid, et al. “Synchrosqueezed wavelet transforms: An empirical mode decomposition-like tool.” Applied and Computational Harmonic Analysis, vol. 30, no. 2, Elsevier BV, Mar. 2011, pp. 243–61. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.acha.2010.08.002. Full Text

Daubechies, I. “The work of Yves Meyer.” Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians 2010, Icm 2010, Dec. 2010, pp. 114–24.

Daubechies, I., et al. “The golden ratio encoder.” Ieee Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 56, no. 10, Oct. 2010, pp. 5097–110. Scopus, doi:10.1109/TIT.2010.2059750. Full Text

Lipman, Y., et al. “Symmetry factored embedding and distance.” Acm Siggraph 2010 Papers, Siggraph 2010, July 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1778765.1778840. Full Text

Daubechies, I. Wavelets and applications. July 2010, pp. 848–62.

Loris, I., et al. “Nonlinear regularization techniques for seismic tomography.” Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 229, no. 3, Feb. 2010, pp. 890–905. Scopus, doi:10.1016/ Full Text