Thrasos Pappas, Professor has been elected to serve as Vice President-Publications of the Signal Processing Society (SPS) of IEEE for a term of three years (2015-17'). As VP-Publications, Prof. Pappas will be chairing the Publications Board of SPS.

The publications of IEEE and SPS include: the Transactions on Signal Processing, the Transactions on Image Processing, the Transactions of Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, the Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, the Signal Processing Letters, the Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, the Signal Processing Magazine, and the new Transactions on Computational Imaging.

The IEEE's first society, the Signal Processing Society is the world’s premier professional society for signal processing scientist and professionals since 1948.

Signal processing is the enabling technology for the generation, transformation, and interpretation of information. SPS serves its members through high quality publications, conference, technical and educational activities, and leadership opportunities. Its goal is to keep members abreast of the latest information and to serve the public at large.