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Les E. Atlas
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Dr. Les E. Atlas, Ph.D. is an electrical engineering expert witness from Washington. He earned his B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his Ph.D. in 1984 from Stanford University.
Currently, Dr. Atlas is the Professor of Electrical Engineering and the Adjunct Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington. Prior to this, he was the Visiting Scholar at the Centre for the Neural Basis of Hearing, Cambridge University. Further before that, he was the Visiting Senior Scientist and Fulbright Senior Scholar at Fraunhofer Institute IIS and Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Washington.
Dr. Atlas has additional knowledge in theory of dynamical systems’ signal processing, statistics, machine learning, and modulation frequency, with applications in time series, acoustics, machine monitoring, sensor arrays, speech, and hearing.
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