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

Daubechies, I., et al. “Iteratively reweighted least squares minimization for sparse recovery.” Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 63, no. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 1–38. Scopus, doi:10.1002/cpa.20303. Full Text

Kobiler, Oren, et al. “Herpesviruses carrying a Brainbow cassette reveal replication and expression of limited numbers of incoming genomes.Nature Communications, vol. 1, Jan. 2010, p. 146. Epmc, doi:10.1038/ncomms1145. Full Text

Jafarpour, S., et al. “Stylistic analysis of paintings using wavelets and machine learning.” European Signal Processing Conference, Dec. 2009, pp. 1220–24.

Brodie, Joshua, et al. “Sparse and stable Markowitz portfolios.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 106, no. 30, July 2009, pp. 12267–72. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.0904287106. Full Text

Daubechies, I., et al. “Independent component analysis for brain fMRI does not select for independence.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 106, no. 26, June 2009, pp. 10415–22. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.0903525106. Full Text

Daubechies, I., et al. Painless nonorthogonal expansions. Jan. 2009, pp. 372–84.

Polatkan, G., et al. “Detection of forgery in paintings using supervised learning.” Proceedings  International Conference on Image Processing, Icip, Jan. 2009, pp. 2921–24. Scopus, doi:10.1109/ICIP.2009.5413338. Full Text

Daubechies, I., et al. “Accelerated projected gradient method for linear inverse problems with sparsity constraints.” Journal of Fourier Analysis and Applications, vol. 14, no. 5–6, Dec. 2008, pp. 764–92. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s00041-008-9039-8. Full Text

Daubechies, I., et al. “Iteratively Re-weighted Least Squares minimization: Proof of faster than linear rate for sparse recovery.” Ciss 2008, the 42nd Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Sept. 2008, pp. 26–29. Scopus, doi:10.1109/CISS.2008.4558489. Full Text