Arun N. Netravali
An Indian-American computer engineer.
- Arun Netravali born on 26 May 1946 in Mumbai, India.
- He is an Indian-American computer engineer who has contribution in digital technology includingHDTV.
- He conducted seminal research in digital compression, signal processing and other fields.
- He received his undergraduate degree from the IIT Bombay, India.
- An M.S. and a Ph.D. from Rice University in Houston, Texas all in electrical engineering.
- Netravali was the last President of Bell Laboratories .
- Chief Scientist for Lucent Technologies before they went bankrupt.
- The IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal in 2001 (together with Thomas S. Huang)
- The IEEE Frederik Philips Award in 2001
- The U.S. National Medal of Technology
- The Padma Bhushan from the Government of India
- The IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal in 1991 (together with C. Chapin Cutler and John O. Limb)
- Elected to member of the National Academy of Engineering in 1989
- Elected to IEEE Fellow in 1985
- The IEEE Donald G. Fink Prize Paper Award in 1982 (together with John O. Limb)