Herwig Wendt received the Ms.C. degree in Signal Processing and Telecommunications from Vienna University of Technology (Vienna, Austria) in 2005. He received the Ph.D. degree in Signal Processing and Physics from Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon (Lyon, France) in 2008.
From November 2008 to December 2011, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Department of Mathematics and with the Geomathematical Imaging Group at Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana).
From October to December 2010, he was a research member of the MSRI research seminar "Inverse Problems and Applications" at MSRI (Berkeley, California).
Since 2016, he is serving as an Associate Editor for Signal Processing (Elsevier).
His research interests have been focused on statistical signal and image processing, with a particular interest in multifractal analysis, scale invariance phenomena and multiresolution analysis and computation.