Peng Yin received her B.E. degree in electrical engineering from University of Science and Technology of China in 1996 and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Princeton University in 2002. Dr. Yin is currently a senior member of the technical staff at Corporate Research, Thomson, located at Princeton, New Jersey. Her current research interest is mainly on image and video compression. Her previous research is on video transcoding, error concealment and data hiding. She is actively involved in JVT/MPEG standardization process. Dr. Yin received the CASS CSVT Transaction Best Paper Award in 2003.