Willy Wong, University of Toronto

Willy Wong

A.R.C.T., B.Sc. (Toronto), M.Sc. (Toronto), Ph.D. (Toronto)

Associate Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
 
Contact:
Edward S. Rogers Sr. Dept. of
Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Toronto
10 King's College Rd.
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 3G4, CANADA
 
E-mail me at: willy [dot] wong [at] utoronto [dot] ca

Office: PT484E (Pratt)
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Lab: RS422 (Rosebrugh)
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Cross appointments (status only):
- Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering
- Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
- Collaborative Program in Neuroscience

Visiting positions:
Kyushu University (Japan), ATR Advanced Telecommunications Research (Japan), IPO Eindhoven University of Technology (Netherlands), Cambridge University (UK), Toyama Prefectural University (Japan)

Research interests:
My interests are in theoretical brain studies, sensory engineering and signal processing. My work lies at the intersection of neuroscience, physics and engineering. Students working in my group typically have an interdisciplinary approach with interests in the brain, physics, psychology, modelling and signal processing.

Keywords: theory, modelling, neuroscience, information theory, pattern analysis, signal processing, psychophysics

Publications: You can find many of my publications here.

Support:
This work is currently supported by a number of agencies including Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI), Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) and Advanced Telecommunications Research (ATR).

Courses:
CSC 190 (Computer Algorithms, Data Structures and Languages)
ECE 221 (Electric and Magnetic Fields)
ECE 302 (Probability and Applications)
ECE 446 (Sensory Communication)
ECE 1774 (Sensory Cybernetics)
PHY 335 (Quantum Mechanics for ECE)