Ju-Hong Lee (李枝宏) was born in I-Lan, Taiwan. He received the B.S. degree from the National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, , the M.S. degree from the National Taiwan University, Taipei, , and the Ph.D. degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, U.S.A., all in electrical engineering.
He was a research assistant and was involved in research on multidimensional recursive digital filtering as he was pursuing the Ph.D. degree in the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. From August 1984 to July 1986, he was a Visiting Associate Professor and later in August 1986 became an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University (NTU). Since August 1989, he has been a Professor at the same university. He was appointed Visiting Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland, Baltimore, U.S.A., during a sabbatical leave in 1996. His current research interests include multidimensional digital signal processing, multirate signal and image processing, detection and estimation theory, analysis and processing of joint vibration signals for the diagnosis of cartilage pathology, statistical signal processing, and adaptive signal processing for smart antennas with applications in mobile wireless communication systems.
Dr. Lee received the Excellence Research Awards from the National Science Council (NSC) of Taiwan in the academic years of 1988, 1989, and 1991-1994, respectively, and the Outstanding Research Awards from the NSC in the academic years of 1998-2004, respectively, and the NSC Research Fellowships for the academic years of 2005-2008 and 2011-2014, respectively. In 2015, He received the Merit MOST Research Fellow Award from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of Taiwan. He has been appointed NTU's Tenured Distinguished Professor since August 2006. He is a recipient of Getac Chair Professor Award in 2020.