Past Weekly CaSP Meeting Dates and Featured Speakers

Talks from the Past
  • 2011/03/02: Gustav Henter Gaussian Processes for Speech Synthesis
  • 2011/03/09: Marcus Frean Naming a Document
  • 2011/03/16: Paul Teal Maximum Likelihood Source Localization
    Sudhir Singh Overview of Limited Feedback MIMO Systems
  • 2011/03/23: Yusuke Hioka Estimating the Direct-to-Reverberation Ratio
  • 2011/03/30: Christopher Hollitt Estimation of the Galaxy's Magnetic Field
  • 2011/04/06: Paul Austin Reducing Energy Consumption in Paper Making
  • 2011/04/12: IRL Alan Coulson Multipath Channel Simulation
    Pawel Dmochowski Interference Alignment in Cognitive Radio Networks
  • 2011/04/20: Asim Masood Noninvasive Detection of the Cochlear Microphonic
  • 2011/04/27: we skip this week as many people are away
  • 2011/05/04: Mark McGuinness In One Bounce: High-Speed Weighing of Fruit
  • 2011/05/11: Mohammad Ayat The Generation of the Cochlear Microphonic
  • 2011/05/25: Ahmed Sheik Deeb Saccade Generation for Active Vision
  • 2011/06/01: Gustav Henter Hidden Markov Models for Speech Synthesis
  • 2011/06/08: Bastiaan Kleijn Optimal Predictive Coding
  • 2011/06/14: IRL Christof Kobylko Source Localization in Reverb Environments
  • 2011/06/22: Marcus Frean Deep Belief Networks
  • 2011/06/29: Sudhir Singh Limited Feedback Techniques in MIMO Systems
  • 2011/07/06: Yusuke Hioka Distributed Blind Source Separation
  • 2011/07/13: Paul Teal Faster ICA (Independent Component Analysis)
  • 2011/07/20: Christopher Hollitt The Hough transform
  • 2011/07/27: Bastiaan Kleijn Bayesian Learning / Relevance Vector Machine
  • 2011/08/03: Chang-chun Bao Bandwidth Extension of Audio Signals
  • 2011/08/10: IRL Jason McEwen Signal Processing on the Sphere and Apps
  • 2011/08/17: Asim Masood Recording the Cochlear Microphonic Signal
  • 2011/08/24: Pawel Dmochowski Spatial Modulation
  • 2011/08/31: Mohammed Ayat Mechncl Modeling with Equivlnt Elctrcl Circuits
  • 2011/09/07: Marcus Frean Beyond the Hough Transform: Noisy Circles
  • 2011/09/14: Jawad Mirza Cdbk Design for limited feedback MIMO precoding
  • 2011/09/21: Sudhir Singh Theme Talk: Introduction to Convex Optimization
  • 2011/09/28: Praveen Choppola Particle Filter for target tracking
  • 2011/10/05: Bastiaan Kleijn Convex Opt: Duality and Interior Point Methods
  • 2011/10/11: IRL Ahmed Sheik Deeb Convex Opt: Linear to Quadratic Prog
  • 2011/10/17 Terence Betlehem Surround Sound using Higher Order Loudspeakers
  • 2011/10/26: Paul Teal Axial Velocity Estimation with Ranging Cameras based on Photonic Mixing Devices
  • 2011/11/02: Asim Masood Digital Hearing Aid Technology
  • 2011/11/09: Mark McGuinness Modelling the Growth of Sand Dunes
  • 2011/11/23: Craig Anderson Spch Enhmnt w Nearfield Arrays & Adapt Filters
  • 2011/11/30: Ahmed Sheik Deeb Active Vision Gaze Control for Mobile Robot
  • 2011/12/07: Anthony Griffin: Compressed Sensing
  • 2011/12/14: Jawad Mirza A 3GPP channel generator
  • 2012/01/11: Vikram Lakkavalli Robust Epoch Extraction in Speech
  • 2012/01/18: Wenyu Jin ECG Estimation using Wavelets
  • 2012/01/25: Refik Ustok Sensing for Cogn Radios with Mult Antennas
  • 2012/02/01: We attend the Australian Communications Theory Workshop
  • 2012/02/08: Christopher Hollitt Optimization Techniques in Control Eng
  • 2012/02/15: Jorge Martinez Modeling Room Acoustics
  • 2012/02/22: Mohammad Ayat Generation of the Cochlear Microphonic
  • 2012/02/29: Walter Kellermann Acoustic Signal Processing for Natural Interactive and Immersive Human-Machine Interfaces
  • 2012/03/07: Petko Petkov Speech Pre-Emphasis for Presentation in Noisy Environments
  • 2012/03/14: Pawel Dmochowski Timing Error Detectors for Orthogonal Space Time Block Codes
  • 2012/03/21: Praveen Choppala Statistical modeling of Fuzzy Natural Language statements for Tracking Applications
  • 2012/03/28: Ramoni Adeogun Param Est for Wireless Multipath Channels
  • 2012/04/04: Xiaoming Li Pitch-synchronous audio coding
  • 2012/04/11: We take Easter vacation
  • 2012/04/18: Paul Teal Identification of a Hammerstein system w. sinusoids
  • 2012/04/25: Bastiaan Kleijn Markov Random Fields Discontinuity Removal
  • 2012/05/02: Ahmed Sheik Deeb How to Link Your Brain to a Machine
  • 2012/05/07: Yusuke Hioka Source separation using multiple fixed beamformers
  • 2012/05/14: Vikram Lakkavalli Optimal Predictive Coding
  • 2012/05/21: Mouna Hakami Gaussian Processes
  • 2012/05/28: Christian Ritz: Encoding and Communicating Navigable Soundfields
  • 2012/06/11: Jawad Mirza Adaptive codebook design for limited feedback MIMO systems
  • 2012/07/02: Pawel Dmochowsk Modeling Power Distribution in Mobile Systems
  • 2012/07/09: Mohammad Ayat Auditory Perception and Cognition
  • 2012/07/16: Wenyu Jin Spatial Sound Field Reproduction
  • 2012/07/23: Terence Betlehem (IRL) Simulating Sound in Rooms for Surround Systems
  • 2012/07/30: Sudhir Singh A Low Complexity FPGA Based 802.16d WirelessMAN-OFDM Channel Estimator
  • 2012/08/06: Praveen Choppala Track-before-detect particle filter
  • 2012/08/13: Ramoni Adeogun Bandlimited Signal Extrapolation: Overview and Application
  • 2012/08/20: Our room is taken by the Lego competition
  • 2012/08/27: Refik Ustok Interference alignment
  • 2012/09/10: Paul Teal Application of convex optimisation to cross-talk cancellation and impulse response shaping in audio systems
  • 2012/09/17: Asim Masood EPIC Sensor: A new class of high impedance amplifier
  • 2012/09/24: Vikram Lakkavalli Robust pitch-mark estimation
  • 2012/10/01: Bastiaan Kleijn Quantization with imperfect models
  • 2012/10/08: Mouna Hakami Variational Sparse Bayes Learning
  • 2012/10/15: Ramoni Adeogun Channel Pred for Mobile MIMO Wireless Syst
  • 2012/10/29: Jawad Mirza MU-MISO Systems with Differential Codebooks
  • 2012/11/05: Pawel Dmochowski MIMO Capacity Gains for General Channel Models
  • 2012/11/12: Mohammad Ayat Parallel Computing with MATLAB
  • 2012/11/19: We skip this week because of 489 (BS project) evaluations
  • 2012/11/26: Wenyu Jin A Review of Multi-zone Audio
  • 2012/12/03: Brett Ryan: High Impedance Amplifiers and their Application to Bio-potential Sensing
  • 2012/12/10: Chris Hollit Determining Image Orientation using the Hough and Fourier Transforms
  • 2013/01/28: Craig Anderson Multichannel Speech Enhancement using an Adaptive MVDR Near-field Beamformer
  • 2013/02/04: Bastiaan Kleijn Distributed Beamforming
  • 2013/02/11: Marcus Frean Constructing Posterior Distributions in Particle Filtering
  • 2013/02/18: Sudhir Singh Statistically Robust Cognitive Beamforming
  • 2013/02/25: Praveen Choppala A soft resampler for particle filtering
  • 2013/03/04: Refik Ustok Interference Alignment with Imperfect Channel State Information
  • 2013/03/11: Asim Masood Latest trend in biomedical electronic systems in improving healthcare quality
  • 2013/03/18: Ramoni Adeogun Multidimensional Parameter Estimation for MIMO Systems with Applications to Channel Estimation and Prediction
  • 2013/03/25: Jawad Mirza Differential Codebook Design with Adaptive Scaling
  • 2013/04/08: Mouna Hakami Multi-task Learning
  • 2013/04/15: Mohammad Ayat Cochlear Implant
  • 2013/04/22: John Lewis Laplacian Regularized Least Squares
  • 2013/04/29: Seyed Reza Mir Alavi Markov Random Fields and Applications
  • 2013/05/06: Muhammad Ghifary Deep Belief Networks
  • 2013/05:13: Tim Sherry Independent Component Analysis
  • 2013/05/20: Mouna Hakami 9:30 am Speech Quality Assessment with Machine Learning
  • 2013/06/24: Yusuke Hioka Distance Distinguishing Microphone Array for Hands-free Communication
  • 2013/07/01: Praveen Choppala Multi-target particle filtering using MUSIC as a pseudo-likelihood
  • 2013/07/22: Craig Anderson Microphone Beamforming and Adaptive Noise Cancellation
  • 2013/07/29: Craig Anderson Blind Source Separation on the GPU
  • 2013/08/12: Paul Teal: Critical oscillators, Hopf bifurcation, hearing
  • 2013/08/19: Wenyu Jin Signal Recovery with Orthogonal Matching Pursuit
  • 2013/08/26: Refik Ustok Interference Alignment with Signal-to-Leakage-Noise-Ratio Based Precoders for Multi Cell Networks
  • 2013/09/02: Bastiaan Kleijn Kernel Density Based Markov Models
  • 2013/09/09: Prof. Steven Tingay Tracking Space Debris with the Murchison Widefield Array: opportunities and challenges
  • 2013/09/16: Mouna Hakami Hierarchical Mixtures of Experts
  • 2013/09/23: Mohammad Ayat Intro to MATLAB Object-Oriented Programming
  • 2013/09/30: Marcus Frean Rock-paper-scissors in biological systems
  • 2013/10/07: Seyed Reza Mir Alavi Diffusion Adaptation
  • 2013/10/14: Jawad Mirza Multi-cap Differential Codebook for Limited Feedback MISO systems
  • 2013/10/21: Muhammad Ghifary Deep Learning for Noise-­Robust Image Recognition
  • 2013/11/04: Sudhir Singh Robust Optimisation for Communication Systems
  • 2013/11/11: Tim Sherry Recursive Independent Component Analysis
  • 2013/11/18: John Lewis Relating PCA and Laplacian splines
  • 2013/11/25: Ramoni Adeogun Performance Bounds on Estimation and Prediction of MIMO Channel
  • 2013/12/02: Callum Neil An Intro to Random Matrix Methods for Wireless Comm
  • 2013/12/09: Greg Hayes Detecting Atrial Fibrillation
  • 2014/01/27: Craig Anderson Robust Near-field Beamforming
  • 2014/02/03: Matthew O'Connor Diffusion-Based Distributed MVDR Beamformer
  • 2014/02/10: Wenyu Jin Multizone sound field reproduction in reverberant rooms using compressed sensing
  • 2014/02/17: Refik Ustok Interference Alignment with Combined Receivers for Heterogeneous Networks
  • 2014/02/23: Praveen Choppala Particle filter parallelisation using random network based resampling
  • 2014/03/03: Paul Teal The Very Basics of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR)
  • 2014/03/10: Mouna Hakami Correlated Nystrom Views: a Learning Algorithm
  • 2014/03/17: Mohammad Ayat Brain computer interface techniques may improve performance of cochlear implants in a noisy environment
  • 2014/03/23: Marcus Frean Detecting anomalies, and it application to faint blobby sources in astronomical images
  • 2014/03/31: Seyed Reza Mir Alavi Gaussian Belief Propagation as a tool for Distributed and Parallel Processing
  • 2014/04/07: Harsh Tataria An Overview of Heterogeneous Cellular Networks
  • 2014/04/14: Muhammad Ghifary and Matthew O'Connor ICASSP talks
  • 2014/04/28: Lakshmi Krishnan
  • 2014/05/12: Jawad Mirza Differential TCQ Scheme for Limited Feedback MU Massive MISO Systems
  • 2014/05/19: Saqib Saleem Nonlinear modelling of cerebral haemodynamics
  • 2014/05/26: Tim Sherry: Multi-threaded Convolutive ICA
  • 2014/06/09: John Lewis Probable and Improbable Faces
  • 2014/07/04: Ramoni Adeogun Novel Algorithm for Prediction of Wideband Mobile MIMO Wireless Channels * 2013/07/21: Matthew O'Connor The ADMM algorithm
  • 2013/07/28: Callum Neil On the Convergence of Massive MIMO Systems
  • 2014/08/04: Feng Deng Sparse HMMs for Speech Enhancement
  • 2014/08/11: Marcus Frean Modeling the Rate of Evolution
  • 2014/08/18: Craig Anderson Combined Robust Beamforming and BSS System
  • 2014/08/25: Wenyu Jin Approximate Cramer-Rao Bound (CRB) for a General Green’s Function Modeling Approach
  • 2014/09/01: Bastiaan Kleijn Using Information Theory and Convex Optimization to Improve Speech Intelligibility
  • 2014/09/08: Lakshmi Krishnan Acoustic Impulse Response Shaping
  • 2014/09/15: Yuanyuan Shen Fast semi-supervised learning via correlation Nystrom Views (XNV)
  • 2014/09/22: Refik Ustok Cooperative Interference Cancellation for Cellular Networks with Imperfect Channel State Information
  • 2014/09/29: Paul Teal Elements of the Calculus of Variations, the Euler-Lagrange equations, and the Finite Element Method
  • 2014/10/06: David Balduzzi Falsifiable implies Learnable
  • 2014/10/13: V. John Matthews (11:00 am) Equalization and Adaptation of Nonlinear Systems
  • 2014/10/20 Seyed Reza Mir Alavi Fast Linear Iterations for Distributed Averaging
  • 2014/11/03: Harsh Tataria Capacity Analysis of Coordinated Two-tier Heterogeneous Cellular Networks
  • 2014/11/10: Muhammad Ghifary Domain Generalization for Object Recognition with Multi-task Autoencoders
  • 2014/11/17: Kelson Chua Blind Channel Identification Using Adaptive Filtering Techniques
  • 2014/11/24: Mouna Hakami Regularization of Neural Networks using DropConnect ---
  • 2014/12/01: Saqib Saleem Assessment of Cerebral Autoregulation
  • 2014/12/08: Jawad Mirza Multicell MIMO systems with limited feedback
  • 2014/12/15: Jan Pastircak Spectrum trading in dynamic spectrum access networks
  • 2015/01/26: Lakshmi Krishnan The dual augmented Lagrangian
  • 2015/02/02: Matthew O'Connor Distributed Processing with Applications in Beamforming
  • 2015/02/09: Bastiaan Kleijn Kernels
  • 2015/02/16: Callum Neil Deployment Issues for Massive MIMO Systems
  • 2015/02/23: Craig Anderson Real-time optimization of a robust beamformer
  • 2015/03/02: Refik Ustok Optimized transceivers for multi-cellular downlink systems
  • 2015/03/09: Muhammad Ghifary Scatter Component Analysis for Domain Adaptation
  • 2015/03/16: Harsh Tataria Small Cells in 5G Wireless Systems
  • 2015/03/23: Kelson Chua Kernel Independent Component Analysis
  • 2015/03/30: Terence Betlehem 2.5D sound reproduction in a reverberant room
  • 2015/04/13: Steven Van Kuyk Speech Intelligibility from an Information Theoretical Perspective
  • 2014/04/17 Shoichi Koyama: Sound Field Recording and Reproduction
  • 2015/04/29 Richard Hendriks Intelligibility of speech
  • 2015/05/04: Paul Teal Progress on the SIFEM cochlear modelling project
  • 2015/05/11: Saqib Saleem Effects of physiological mechanisms on blood flow regulation
  • 2015/05/18: Jan Pastircak Eigenvalue-based spectrum sensing techniques for cognitive radio
  • 2015/05/25: Lakshmi Krishnan A Statistically Robust Formulation for Acoustic Impulse Response Shaping
  • 2015/06/08: Rajiv Pratap Aperiodic Low Correlation Codes
  • 2015/06/15: David Balduzzi Value gradients for deep reinforcement learning
  • 2015/06/22: Craig Anderson Slightly More Realistic Near-field Beamforming * 2015/07/20: Mozhgan Mohammadpour Extended short-time Fourier transform
  • 2015/07/27: Callum Neil Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications
  • 2015/08/03: Ganlong Wang Enhancement of Speech Intelligibility Based on Mutual Information
  • 2015/08/17: Pete Smith How do we select statistical distributions as models in engineering
  • 2015/08/24: Seyed Reza Mir Alav Distributed blind source separation
  • 2015/08/31: Refik Ustok Optimized Transceivers with Power Adaptation for Multicellular Networks
  • 2015/09/07: Muhammad Ghifary Domain Adaptation in Learning
  • 2015/09/14: Saqib Saleem Feedback interactions between blood pressure and cerebral blood flow in humans
  • 2015/09/21: Kelson Chua Blind Source Separation in Non-Stationary Scenarios
  • 2015/10/05: Harsh Tataria Very Basics of Cellular Planning
  • 2015/10/12: Mouna Hakami Feature Extraction Basics
  • 2015/10/19: Steven Van Kuyk Information Rate of Speech
  • 2015/11/02: Paul Teal An interesting result regarding orthonormal bases for functions and sequences
  • 2015/11/09: Rajiv Pratap Low correlation codes for sonar systems
  • 2015/11/16: Bastiaan Kleijn Variational inference
  • 2015/11/23: David Balduzzi Game theory for neural networks
  • 2015/11/30: Craig Anderson Robust Multichannel Microphone Beamforming
  • 2015/12/07: Mozhgan Mohammadpour The synchrosqueeze algorithm
  • 2015/12/14: Yau Hee Kho: On the brightness control of ACO-OFDM based VLC systems

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