B.S. ​Yale University, 1962M.S. ​Applied Math, Harvard University, 1964​Ph.D. Applied Math, Harvard University, 1966

Professor Berger joined the faculty at the University of Virginia in January 2006. He served on the Cornell faculty from 1968-2005. He is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, a member of the Governing Board and a past president of the IEEE Information Theory Group, and a past editor-in-chief of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory. He is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the American Society for Engineering Education, Sigma Xi, and Tau Beta Pi. He is teaching ECE 717 Information Theory and Coding - Spring '06

Research Interests

  • Computational Statistics and Simulation/Statistical Modeling
  • Stochastic Modeling
  • Neuroscience