Publications

2017

  • Mohammed Senoussaoui, João F. Santos, and Tiago H. Falk. Speech temporal dynamics fusion approaches for noise-robust reverberation time estimation. In International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP). March 2017. [ bib ]
  • Jose Sotelo, Soroush Mehri, Kundan Kumar, João F. Santos, Kyle Kastner, Aaron Courville, and Yoshua Bengio. Char2Wav: End-to-end speech synthesis. In International Conference on Learning Representations (Workshop Track). April 2017. [ bib ]

2016

  • Benjamin Cauchi, João F. Santos, Kai Siedenburg, Tiago H. Falk, Patrick Naylor, Simon Doclo, and Stefan Goetze. Predicting the quality of processed speech by combining modulation based features and model trees. In ITG Conference on Speech Communication. 2016. (to appear). [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Rachel Bouserhal, Jérémie Voix, and Tiago H. Falk. Objective quality estimation of in-ear microphone speech. In 5th ISCA/DEGA Workshop on Perceptual Quality of Systems. September 2016. [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos and Tiago H. Falk. Blind room acoustics characterization using recurrent neural networks and modulation spectrum dynamics. In AES 60th International Conference. February 2016. [ bib ]
  • Bob L. Sturm, João F. Santos, Oded Ben-Tal, and Iryna Korshunova. Music transcription modelling and composition using deep learning. In 1st Conference on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity. June 2016. [ bib ]

2015

  • Tiago H. Falk, Vijay Parsa, João F. Santos, Kathryn Arehart, Oldooz Hazrati, Rainer Huber, James Kates, and Susan Scollie. Objective quality and intelligibility prediction for users of assistive listening devices. IEEE Signal Processsing Magazine, March 2015. doi:10.1109/MSP.2014.2358871. [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos. Using convolutional and recurrent layers in deep neural networks for spectral speech enhancement. In Deep Learning Summer School. August 2015. (abstract). [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Anderson Avila, Rachel Bouserhal, and Tiago H. Falk. Improving blind reverberation time estimation on a two-microphone portable device by using speech source distance information. In Speech in Noise Workshop. January 2015. (abstract). [ bib ]
  • Mohammed Senoussaoui, João F. Santos, and Tiago H. Falk. SRMR variants for improved blind room acoustics characterization. In ACE Challenge Workshop. October 2015. [ bib ]
  • Bob L. Sturm, João F. Santos, and Iryna Korshunova. Folk music style modelling by recurrent neural networks with long short term memory units. In International Society for Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR) conference. October 2015. (late-breaking demo). [ bib ]

2014

  • João F. Santos and Tiago H. Falk. Updating the SRMR metric for improved intelligibility prediction for cochlear implant users. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, December 2014. doi:10.1109/TASLP.2014.2363788. [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Vijay Parsa, Susan Scollie, and Tiago H. Falk. Evaluation of the ITU-T P.563 standard as an objective enhanced speech quality metric for hearing aid users. In International Hearing Aid Research Conference (IHCON). August 2014. (abstract). [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Mohammed Senoussaoui, and Tiago H. Falk. An updated objective intelligibility estimation metric for normal hearing listeners under noise and reverberation. In International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), 55–59. September 2014. doi:10.1109/IWAENC.2014.6953337. [ bib ]
  • Mohammed Senoussaoui, Milton Sarria-Paja, João. F. Santos, and Tiago H. Falk. Model fusion for multimodal depression classification and level detection. In 4th Intl. Audio/Visual Emotion Challenge and Workshop. November 2014. [ bib ]

2013

  • Nirit Brosh, João F. Santos, Tiago H. Falk, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Susan E. Bryson, Wendy Roberts, Isabel M. Smith, Peter Szatmari, and Jessica A. Brian. Acoustic measurement of prosodic information in toddlers with autism spectrum disorders. In IMFAR. 2013. (abstract). [ bib ]
  • Tiago H. Falk, Stefano Cosentino, João F. Santos, David Suelzle, and Vijay Parsa. Non-intrusive objective speech quality and intelligibility prediction for hearing instruments in complex listening environments. In ICASSP. 2013. [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Nirit Brosh, Tiago H. Falk, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Susan E. Bryson, Wendy Roberts, Isabel M. Smith, Peter Szatmari, and Jessica A. Brian. Very early detection of autism spectrum disorders based on acoustic analysis of pre-verbal vocalizations of 18-month old toddlers. In ICASSP. 2013. [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Stefano Cosentino, Oldooz Hazrati, Philipos C. Loizou, and Tiago H. Falk. Objective speech intelligibility measurement for cochlear implant users in complex listening environments. Speech Communication, 55(7-8):815–824, September 2013. URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167639313000435, doi:10.1016/j.specom.2013.04.001. [ bib ]
  • João F. Santos, Nils Peters, and Tiago H. Falk. Towards blind reverberation time estimation for non-speech signals. In 21st International Congress on Acoustics. Montréal, QC, Canada, 2013. [ bib ]

2012

  • João F. Santos, Stefano Cosentino, Oldooz Hazrati, Philipos C. Loizou, and Tiago H. Falk. Performance comparison of intrusive objective speech intelligibility and quality metrics for cochlear implant users. In InterSpeech. 2012. [ bib ]

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