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Eve Riskin

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor

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Eve A. Riskin is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Electrical Engineering, and Director of the ADVANCE Center for Institutional Change and has been on the faculty since 1990. Her research group is working in image and video compression. In collaboration with Professor Richard Ladner of Computer Science and Engineering and Jake Wobbrock of the Information School, they are compressing video of American Sign Language using H.264 in their MobileASL project.  They are also conducting a field study with MobileASL in the Seattle area.

Research Interests:
Video compression, Human-Computer Interaction, Higher Education, Diversity in STEM


Transforming Engineering Through PEERS: Building a Better Experience for Underrepresented Students




University of Washington

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