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MLLab at Interspeech 2019

The Machine Listening Lab will be participating in this year’s INTERSPEECH conference, taking place on 15-19 September 2019 in Graz, Austria. The following papers will be presented by MLLab members: “Towards joint sound scene and polyphonic sound event recognition” by

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ICASSP 2019 research papers from the MLLab

The QMUL Machine Listening Lab (MLLab) has had great success in research papers accepted for ICASSP 2019! ICASSP 2019 (the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing) is one of the major conferences in the field, and this

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Machine Listening Lab 2018: The year in review

2018 has been a fascinating year for the Machine Listening Lab. Here are the headlines! Grant success and projects Emmanouil Benetos is co-investigator (Co-I) for the Science Foundation Ireland funded PhD project “Data-driven quality prediction for digitally restored audio archives”,

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MLLab participates in DCASE 2018 Workshop and Challenge

Machine Listening Lab researchers will be participating at the 2018 Workshop and Challenge on Detection and Classification of Acoustic Scenes and Events (DCASE). The workshop, which is at its third iteration, is taking place on 19-20 November 2018 in Surrey,

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Special Session: “Wildlife Bioacoustics and Adaptive Signal Processing”, IEEE ICASSP 2019 (Brighton, UK)

– Special session at IEEE ICASSP 2019 – Organisers: Dan Stowell, Naomi Harte, Theo Damoulas   Summary: Wildlife bioacoustics is witnessing a surge in both data volumes and computational methods. Monitoring projects worldwide collect many thousands of hours of audio

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SoundCamp 2018 – Animal Diplomacy Bureau

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Over the recent holiday weekend, in order to spread ideas about bird sounds and ecology, we made groups of kids and grown-ups run around in a field wearing bird heads and searching for food. This was Animal Diplomacy Bureau, a

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Seminar: Mauricio Álvarez, Sequential latent force models for segmenting motor primitives

As part of the C4DM seminar series, the Machine Listening Lab and the Centre for Intelligent Sensing jointly present Mauricio Álvarez giving a talk about Sequential latent force models for segmenting motor primitives. Date and Time: Wednesday, 24th May 2017,

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EUSIPCO Special Session on Bird Audio Signal Processing

Bird Audio Signal Processing Special Session at 25 th EUROPEAN SIGNAL PROCESSING CONFERENCE (EUSIPCO) 2017 28 August – 2 September, 2017 – Kos Island, Greece http://www.eusipco2017.org/ Theme and scope This session will bring together research on an application domain of

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Summer Launch Event – Tue 28th June

To celebrate the new Machine Listening Lab, we’re pleased to announce an afternoon with two invited seminars from distinguished researchers – specialising in speech and in natural sound: 14:00: Prof Yiannis Stylianou (University of Crete, Greece) Adaptive sinusoidal modeling 14:50:

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MLLab at ICASSP 2016

At the ICASSP 2016 conference this week: Emmanouil Benetos and collaborators will lead a Special Session on Acoustic scene and event analysis in multisource environments Francisco J. Rodriguez-Serrano, Sebastian Ewert and co-authors will present their paper “A score-informed shift-invariant extension

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