Thesis work completed with Giuseppe di Giugno at IRCAM, Paris, France.
Currently Chief Technology Officer, MPEG LA, LLC and Past-President Audio Engineering Society (AES). Active leader in numerous professional organizations including AES, ANSI, ASA, ATSC, DVB, DVD, ISO, IEC, IEEE, ITU, SMPTE.
She had received the AES Board of Governors and Fellowship Awards; ISO/IEC for special contributions to ISO/IEC 13818-7 (MPEG Advanced Audio Coding -AAC); Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei; and the Bourse du Gouvernement Français.
Numerous publications and patents in the field of perceptual audio coding, multichannel audio, and signal processing applied to audio.
Author (with R. E. Goldberg) of the book Introduction to Digital Audio Coding and Standards, Kluwer Academic Press, December 2002.
Studied flute with Severino Gazzelloni and Andras Adorjan.