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Jan 24th, 2020:
ICASSP acceptance
Six papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2020
Jan 14th, 2020:
Congratulations Dr. Prasanta!
Dr. Prasanta Kumar Ghosh was promoted from assistant professor to associate professor.
Jan 14th, 2020:
Congratulations Nisha!
Nisha Meenakshi won the best Doctoral Thesis Award from IndSCA, at WiSSAP 2020 organised at IIT Mandi.
Dec 12th, 2019:
Invited Talk
Offered talk on "Speech signal processing methods" at the winter school on Applied Signal Processing in IIT Gandhinagar.
Nov 12th, 2019:
Invited Talk
Offered talk on "Can snore sound tell its origin?" at IEEE SPS Winter School on Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, Bangalore, India.
Oct 22nd, 2019:
Congratulations Nisha!
Nisha Meenakshi successfully defended her PhD thesis on 22nd Oct, 2019.
Oct 1st, 2019:
Project acceptance for IEEE Bangalore Section Student Innovation Project fund (BS-SIP 2019)
Project titled 'Development of Pnoi-phone, a device for detection and monitoring asthma' accepted for IEEE Bangalore Section Student Innovation Project fund (BS-SIP 2019). Congratulations to project members: Shivani Yadav, Mohammad Shaique Solanki, Rashmi D and Prasanta Kumar Ghosh.
Aug 15th, 2019:
Warm Welcome to Tanuka Bhattacharjee and Anwesha Roy
Tanuka Bhattacharjee has joined as PhD student and Anwesa Roy has joined as MTech(Research) student in SPIRE lab.
Aug 14th, 2019:
Pratiksha Trust Travel grants for INTERSPEECH 2019
Chiranjeevi Yarra has received Pratiksha Trust Travel grants for INTERSPEECH 2019.
Aug 11th, 2019:
Travel support from Indian Speech Communication Association for INTERSPEECH 2019
Chiranjeevi Yaraa, Aravind Illa and Abinay Reddy have received travel support from Indian Speech Communication Association for attending INTERSPEECH 2019.
Jul 03rd, 2019:
ISCA Travel grants for INTERSPEECH 2019
Mannem Renuka, Manoj R Kumar and Atreyee Saha have received ISCA Travel grants for INTERSPEECH 2019.
Jun 17th, 2019:
INTERSPEECH 2019 acceptance
Eight papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2019.
Jun 09th, 2019:
Extra curricular : Karnataka Jiu Jitsu competition
Vishay Raina has won the bronze medal at the 1st Karnataka State Jiu Jitsu competition in the 56 kg category held at Decathlon, Mysore organized by Sport Jiu Jitsu Federation.
Apr 09th, 2019:
Pratiksha Trust Travel Grant for ICASSP 2019
Achuth Rao M V has received the Pratiksha Trust Travel grant for attending ICASSP 2019.
Feb 15th, 2019:
SPS Travel Grants for ICASSP 2019
Aravind Illa and Mannem Renuka have received SPS Travel grant to ICASSP 2019.
Feb 1, 2019:
ICASSP acceptance
Five papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2019.
Dec 21, 2018:
Warm welcome to Girija Ramesan Karthik
Girija Ramesan Karthik has rejoined SPIRE Lab as a PhD student after succesfully completing his M.Tech.
Dec 19, 2018:
SPIRE @ INDICON 2018
SPIRE Lab at INDICON 2018 during 15-18th Dec, 2018.
Nov 19, 2018:
Congratulations Karthik and Pavan!
Pavan Karjol and Girija Ramesan Karthik successfully defended their M.Tech thesis on 28th Nov, 2018.
Sep 7, 2018:
SPIRE @ INTERSPEECH 2018
A glimpse of SPIRE Lab at INTERSPEECH 2018 held during 02-06th Sep, 2018. Eleven papers were accepted for publication in the proceedings of the conference.
Jul 19, 2018:
Congratulations PAVAN!
Pavan Karjol wins The Best Paper award at SPCOM 2018 held at IISc during 16-19th Jul, 2018.
Jul 11, 2018:
Invited Talk
Offered talk on "The orchestra behind speech" at Speech and Hearing Research Group, Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield.
Jul 10, 2018:
Invited Talk
Offered talk on "Obstruction site prediction from snore sound" at IISc-UCL workshop on the themes of systmes neuroscience, machine learning and artificial intelligence, co-sponsored by the UCL Global Engagement Office and the Gatsby Unit.
Jun 21, 2018:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2018
Achuth, Parth and Valliappan have received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2018.
Jun 3, 2018
Papers accepted
Eleven papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2018.
Feb 14, 2018:
SPS Travel Grant to ICASSP
Pavan Karjol, Advait Koparkar have received IEEE SPS Travel grant to ICASSP 2018.
Feb 9, 2018:
Invited Talk
Offered talk on "Recent trends in kinematics and motion capture studies in speech production" at All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysuru.
Feb 1, 2018:
Papers accepted
Six papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2018.
Jan 31, 2018:
Award!
Prasanta Ghosh has received Prof. Priti Shankar Teaching Award for Assistant Professor 2017.
Jan 9, 2018:
Invited talk
Offered talk on "Seeing Speech" at Second Workshop on Brain, Computation, and Learning, 2018, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Nov 29, 2017:
Invited talk
Offered talk on "Human centered signal processing for non-invasive detection and monitoring of health parameters" at Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Kolkata.
Nov 22, 2017:
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.
Aug 20, 2017:
Award!
Prasanta Ghosh has received Pratiksha Trust Young Investigator Award for 2017.
Aug 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.
Jul 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..
Jun 25, 2017:
Papers accepted
Three papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of EUSIPCO 2017.
Jun 22, 2017
Papers accepted
Six papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2017.
Jun 15, 2017:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2017
Karthik and Abhishek have received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2017.
Mar 23, 2017:
Congratulations Kausthubha!
Kausthubha N K has won awards in the competition during Kannada Rajyotsava celebration at IISc in Nov 2016.
Jan 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.
Jan 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.
Jan 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.
Dec 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.
Dec 15, 2016:
Article by Nisha appears in KERNEL
An artitle titled 'IPTeL: Protecting Ideas and Innovations' written by Nisha Meenakshi appears in KERNEL
Dec 13, 2016:
Papers accepted
Two papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2017.
Jul 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.
Jul 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.
Jun 26, 2016:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2016
Aditya Gaonkar has received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2016.
Jun 11, 2016:
Papers accepted
Two papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of InterSpeech 2016.
Mar 20, 2016:
Congratulations VIDYUT!
VIDYUT has secured the 3-rd place in IEEE Signal Processing Cup 2016. Congratulations to all team members of VIDYUT.
Mar 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.
Feb 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.
Dec 21, 2015:
Papers accepted
Two papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of ICASSP 2016.
Dec 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.
Dec 1, 2015:
Article by Nisha appears in CONNECT
An artitle titled 'LOOK WHO\92S 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
Sep 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:
Warm welcome to Balaji P,Girija Ramesan Karthik and Pavan Subhaschandra Karjol
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!.
Jun 15, 2015:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2015
Abhay Prasad has received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2015.
Jun 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!
Jan 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.
Jan 2, 2015:
Warm Welcome to Aravind Illa
Aravind Illa has joined as PhD student in SPIRE lab. Welcome Aravind!
Aug 4, 2014:
Warm Welcome to Achuth Rao
Achuta Rao M V has joined as M.Sc.(Engg.) student in SPIRE lab. Welcome Achuta!
Jun 24, 2014:
ISCA Grants for INTERSPEECH 2014
Abhay Prasad and Nisha Meenakshi have received ISCA Travel grant to INTERSPEECH 2014.
Jun 10, 2014:
Papers accepted
Four papers have been accepted for publication in the proceedings of InterSpeech 2014.
Apr 29, 2014:
Congratulations Chiranjeevi!
Chiranjeevi Yaraa (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.
Aug 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.
Aug 5, 2013:
Warm Welcome to Chiranjeevi Yarra and Nisha Meenakshi
Chiranjeevi Yarra and Nisha Meenakshi have joined as PhD students in SPIRE Lab.Welcome Chiranjeevi and Nisha!
Jul 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.