Invitation to University of Illinois Faculty Speech
Network with local engineering professionals and hear Prof. Paris Smaragdis speak on "When Machine Learning Takes over Audio Signal Processing"
This event is hosted by IEEE SPS Chapter.
Date: Thurs, Sept 22, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
AMD Commons C-6/7/8
991 Stewart Drive
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Biography: Paris Smaragdis is an assistant professor at the Computer Science and the Electrical and Computer Engineering departments of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, as well as a senior research scientist at Adobe Research. He completed his masters, PhD, and postdoctoral studies at MIT, performing research on computational audition. In 2006 he was selected by MIT's Technology Review as one of the year's top young technology innovators for his work on machine listening, in 2015 he was elevated to an IEEE Fellow for contributions in audio source separation and audio processing, and during 2016-2017 he is an IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecturer. He has authored more than 100 papers on various aspects of audio signal processing, holds more than 40 patents worldwide, and his research has been productized by multiple companies.