Gregory Wornell

Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Principal Investigator, Institute for Data, Systems, and Society

Gregory Wornell is the Sumitomo Professor of Engineering in MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and is affiliated with the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. He also heads the Signals, Information, and Algorithms Laboratory within the Research Laboratory of Electronics. His research interests span signal processing, information theory, statistical inference, and information security, and include architectures for sensing, learning, computing, communication, and storage; systems for computational imaging, vision, and perception; and aspects of neuroscience. Wornell earned a BASc from the University of British Columbia, and an SM and PhD from MIT.