Ivan Bajic

Professor, School of Engineering Science


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA, 2003
M.S., Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA, 2002
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA, 2000
B.Sc.Eng., Electronic Engineering, University of Natal, South Africa, 1998

Research interests

  • Signal processing and machine learning 
  • Multimedia ergonomics and analytics
  • Computational sustainability

Teaching interests

  • Signal processing and communications
  • Information theory
  • Deep Learning


Tel.:        778.782.7159
Email:     ibajic@sfu.ca
Fax:         778.782.4951 
Office:    SFU Burnaby, ASB 9823

Personal webpage:

Recently taught courses

  • ENSC 424 Multimedia Communications Engineering
  • ENSC 802 Stochastic Systems
  • ENSC 808 Information Theory

Selected recent publications

  • C.-H. Kwak and I. V. Bajić, “Online MoCap data coding with bit allocation, rate control, and motion-adaptive post-processing,” IEEE Trans. Multimedia, vol. 19, no. 6, pp. 1127-1141, Jun. 2017. 
  • H. Khalilian, I. V. Bajić, and R. G. Vaughan, “A simulation study of a 3D sound field reproduction system for immersive communication,” IEEE/ACM Trans. Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 980-995, May 2017.
  • V. A. Mateescu and I. V. Bajić, “Visual attention retargeting,” IEEE MultiMedia, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 82-91, Jan.-Mar. 2016.