Danny De Vleeschauwer received the degree of electrical engineer and the Ph.D. degree in applied sciences form Ghent University, Belgium, in 1985 and 1993 respectively.
In 1986 he joined the Telecommunications and Information processing department of Ghent University, Belgium, where he worked first on image processing and then on the applications of queuing theory in packet-based networks. Since 1998 he is working for Alcatel-Lucent, Antwerp, Belgium, currently in Bell Labs on performance issues related to packetized transport of multimedia and data services.
He is guest professor in the Stochastic Modeling and Analysis of Communications Systems research group of the University of Gent.
His main research interests include signal processing, coding technology, queuing theory and their application in the multimedia transport over packet-based networks.
He is author or co-author of more than 130 scientific papers and of 20 patents.