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August 4, 2017:
Invited talk
Offered talk on "Discriminative Filtering: a Non-ASR Approach to Keyword Spotting" at the 2017 Speech Signal Processing Workshop in National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Hsinchu, Taiwan.
July 31, 2017:
Invited talk
Offered talk on "Posteriorgram based techniques for spotting keywords in audio" at the department of Information Science and Engineering at Ramaiah Institute of Technology, MSR Nagar, Bangalore..
June 25, 2017:
Papers accepted
Three papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of EUSIPCO 2017.
June 22, 2017
Papers accepted
Six papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2017.
June 15, 2017:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2017
Karthik and Abhishek have received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2017.
March 23, 2017:
Congratulations Kausthubha!
Kausthubha N K has won awards in the competition during Kannada Rajyotsava celebration at IISc in November 2016.
January 26, 2017:
Tutorial offered
Offered tutorial on "Binaural localization, rendering and head related transfer function" at 12th Winter School on Audio Speech and Signal Processing 2017 at IISc, Bangalore.
January 19, 2017:
Invited talk
Offered talks on "Does electromagnetic articulograph provide time varying vocal tract shape in human speech production?" at the department of computer science at IIT Madras.
January 16, 2017:
Seminar talk organized
Organized a seinar talk on "REAL VIRTUALITY: SPACE TRAVELERS" by Dr. Caecilia Charbonnier, President and Research Director, Artanim, Geneva, Switzerland.
December 16, 2016:
Tutorial Offered
Offered talks on "Time frequency analysis of time-varying signals" at the CEP on 'Technologies for Data Analysis and Visualization' at CAIR, DRDO Complex, CV Raman Nagar, Bangalore.
December 15, 2016:
Article by Nisha appears in KERNEL
An artitle titled 'IPTeL: Protecting Ideas and Innovations' written by Nisha Meenakshi appears in KERNEL
December 13, 2016:
Papers accepted
Two papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2017.
July 7, 2016:
ISCA Distinguished Lecture organized
Organized ISCA Distinguished Lecture on "Multimodal behavioral informatics for health applications" by Prof. Shrikanth (Shri) Narayanan, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.
July 1, 2016:
Seminar Talk organized
Organized a seminar talk on "Enhancing clinical voice assessment with smartphone-based ambulatory voice monitoring" by Dr Daryush Mehta, Assistant Biomedical Engineer, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Boston, USA.
June 26, 2016:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2016
Aditya Gaonkar has received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2016.
June 11, 2016:
Papers accepted
Two papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of InterSpeech 2016.
March 20, 2016:
Congratulations VIDYUT!
VIDYUT has secured the 3-rd place in IEEE Signal Processing Cup 2016. Congratulations to all team members of VIDYUT.
March 20, 2016:
Congratulations Achuth!
Achuth Rao M V has secured the 3-rd place in Rapid Chess tournament organized by IISc chess club during spectrum-2016.
Feb 4, 2016:
Seminar Talk organized
Organized a seminar talk on "Exploiting latent reliability information for classification tasks" by Naveen Kumar, Ph.D. candidate, Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California.
February 1, 2016:
Article by Nisha appears in CONNECT
An artitle titled 'THRASHING OUT THE TRASH PROBLEM' on the SWaMII initiative at IISc written by Nisha Meenakshi and Bharti Dharapuram appears in CONNECT
Jan 19, 2015:
SPS Travel Grant to ICASSP
Chiranjeevi Yarra, Navaneet K L, Supriya N have received IEEE SPS Travel grant to ICASSP 2016.
Dec 23, 2015:
Seminar Talk organized
Organized a seminar talk on "Toward rapid prototyping of multimodal and spoken dialog systems from scratch for educational applications" by Dr. Vikram Ramanarayanan, Associate Research Scientist at Educational Testing Service (ETS) Research at San Francisco, California.
December 21, 2015:
Papers accepted
Two papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2016.
December 10, 2015:
Tutorial Offered
Offered talks on "Speech production research -- opportunities and challenges" at the International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, Science and Technology, Government Engineering College Trichur, Thrissur 680009.
December 1, 2015:
Article by Nisha appears in CONNECT
An artitle titled 'LOOK WHO’S TALKING' on Dr. Jemmis' faculty colloquium written by Nisha Meenakshi appears in CONNECT
Nov 12, 2015:
On the news!
Deccan Herald reports our ongoing work on speech disorders. To see, click here
September 6, 2015:
Congratulations Satyabrata and Ashok!
Our paper 'Estimation of the air-tissue boundaries of the vocal tract in the mid-sagittal plane from electromagnetic articulograph data' got into the Finalists for Best Student Papers in INTERSPEECH2015. Congratulations to Satyabrata and Ashok!
Aug 4, 2015:
On the news!
Deccan Herald reports our work on whispered speech. To see, click here
Aug 2, 2015:
New students
Girija Ramesan Karthik and Pavan Subhaschandra Karjol have joined SPIRE Lab as MSc students. Balaji P has joined SPIRE Lab as PhD student under BioEngineering program. Welcome Karthik, Pavan, and Balaji!.
June 15, 2015:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2015
Abhay Prasad has received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2015.
June 1, 2015:
Papers accepted
Four papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of InterSpeech 2015.
May 05, 2015:
Congratulations MIDITHA!
MIDITHA has secured the 4-th place in IEEE Signal Processing Cup 2015. Congratulations to all team members of MIDITHA.
Feb 05, 2015:
SPS Travel Grant to ICASSP
Vijitha Periyasamy has received IEEE SPS Travel grant to ICASSP 2015.
Jan 15, 2015:
Paper accepted
One paper has been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2015. Congratulations Abhay and Vijitha!
January 4, 2015:
Tutorial Offered
Offered tutorial talks on "A communication perspective to speech processing" at the Winter School on Speech and Audio Processing (WiSSAP) 2015 at the Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar, Gujarat - 382007.
January 2, 2015:
New Student
Aravind Illa has joined as PhD student. Welcome Aravind!
August 4, 2014:
New Student
Achuta Rao M V has joined as M.Sc.(Engg.) student. Welcome Achuta!
June 24, 2014:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2014
Abhay Prasad and Nisha Meenakshi have received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2014.
June 10, 2014:
Papers accepted
Four papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of InterSpeech 2014.
April 29, 2014:
Congratulations Chiranjeevi!
Chiranjeevi Yaraa (my PhD student) has been awarded the Prime Minister PhD Fellowship for the year 2014.
Mar 7, 2014:
SPS Travel Grant to ICASSP
Both my student Abhijith M N and myself have received IEEE SPS Travel grant to ICASSP 2014.
Feb 3, 2014:
Papers accepted
Four papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2014.
August 21, 2013:
Tutorial offered
Offered a tutorial talk on "Speech Processing and Its Applications" at the workshop on "Digital Signal Processing and Information Processing" at the Department of Information Science and Engineering, Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology, Bangalore - 64, Karnataka.
August 5, 2013:
New Students
Chiranjeevi Yarra and Nisha Meenakshi have joined as PhD students. Welcome Chiranjeevi and Nisha!
July 23, 2013:
Seminar Talk organized
Organized a seminar talk on "Whole Slide Image Analysis for Digital Pathology - An Overview" by Dr. Anindya Sarkar, senior imaging scientist at Ventana Medical Systems, Mountain View, California.
May 21, 2013:
Papers accepted
Three papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of InterSpeech 2013.