Signal Processing Lab

Publications

  Journals

  • H.R. Sharifzadeh, A. HajiRassoulihaa, I.V. McLoughlin, I.T. Ardekani, J.E. Allen, A. Sarrafzadeh, ``A training-based speech regeneration approach with cascading mapping models,'' Elsevier Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering, In Press, 2017

  • I. V. McLoughlin, J. Li, Y. Song, H. R. Sharifzadeh, ``Speech reconstruction using a deep partially supervised neural network,'' IET Healthcare Technology Letters, In Press, 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/htl.2016.0103

  • I. T. Ardekani, J. P. Kaipio, A. Nasiri, H. R. Sharifzadeh, W. Abdulla, ``A Statistical Inverse Problem Approach to Online Secondary Path Modeling in Active Noise Control,'' IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, vol. 24, issue 1, 2016, pp. 54-64

  • I. V. McLoughlin, H. R. Sharifzadeh, S. L. Tan, J-J. Li, ``Reconstruction of phonated speech from whispers using formant-derived plausible pitch modulation,'' ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing (TACCESS), vol. 6, issue 4, 2015, pp. 12(1-21)

  • H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, M. J. Russell, ``A Comprehensive Vowel Space for Whispered Speech,'' Journal of Voice, vol 26, issue 2, 2012, pp. e49-e56

  • H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, F. Ahmadi, ``Reconstruction of Normal Sounding Speech for Laryngectomy Patients through a Modified CELP Codec,'' IEEE Transactions on BioMedical Engineering, vol. 57, issue 10, 2010, pp. 2448-2458

  • F. Ahmadi, I. V. McLoughlin, H. R. Sharifzadeh, ``Linear Predictive Analysis for Ultrasonic Speech,'' IET Electronics Letters, vol. 46, issue 6, 2010, pp. 387-388

  • H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, F. Ahmadi, ``Voiced Speech from Whispers for Post-Laryngectomised Patients,'' IAENG International Journal of Computer Science, vol. 36, issue 4, 2009, pp. 367-377

  • H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, ``From Whispers to Normal Speech,'' Larynx: Surgical Procedures, Complications and Disorders, Nova Science Publishers, New York, December 2012, pp. 105-122  

  • H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, F. Ahmadi, ``Speech Rehabilitation Methods for Laryngectomised Patients,'' Electronic Engineering and Computing Technology, Springer, Netherlands, April 2010, pp. 597-607

  Selected Conferences

H. R. Sharifzadeh, J. E. Allen, I. V. McLoughlin, H. Sarrafzadeh, I. T. Ardekani,  A. HajiRassouliha, ``Acoustic Analysis and Computerised Reconstruction of Speech in Laryngectomised Individuals,'' American Laryngological Association in Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings (COSM), Chicago, Illinois, May 2016

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, A. HajiRassouliha, I. V. McLoughlin, I. T. Ardekani, J. E. Allen,  ``Phonated Speech Reconstruction Using Twin Mapping Models,'' IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT), Emirates, December 2015

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. T. Ardekani, I. V. McLoughlin, ``A Comparative Whisper Vowel Space for Singapore English and British English Accents,'' Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Conference (APSIPA), Hong Kong, December 2015

 

I. T. Ardekani, H. R. Sharifzadeh, S. Rehman, W. Abdulla, ``Efficient FxLMS Algorithm With Simplified Secondary Path Models,'' IEEE Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Australia, April 2015

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, H. Zhang, A. Kong, ``Vein Patterns Visualisation through Image Mapping Based on Imbalanced Data Classification and Local Enhancements,'' International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Sweden, August 2014

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, ``Whisper Vowel Diagrams for Singapore English,'' International Conference on Communications (COMM), Romania, June 2012

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, ``Bionic Voice for Laryngectomees with an Insight into Whispered Vowels,'' Laryngology 2012, Malaysia, June 2012

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, ``Artificial Phonation for Patients Suffering Voice Box Lesions,'' International Symposium on Bioengineering (ISOB), Singapore, January 2011

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, M. J. Russell, ``Toward a Comprehensive Vowel Space for Whispered Speech,'' International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP), Taiwan, December 2010

 

F. Ahmadi, I. V. McLoughlin, H. R. Sharifzadeh, ``Autoregressive Modelling for Linear Prediction of Ultrasonic Speech,'' InterSpeech 2010, Japan, September 2010

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, F. Ahmadi, ``Spectral Enhancement of Whispered Speech Based on Probability Mass Function,'' Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications (AICT), Spain, May 2010

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, F. Ahmadi, ``Speech Reconstruction in Post-Laryngectomised Patients by Formant Manipulation and Pitch Profile Generation,'' International Conference of Systems Biology and Bioengineering (ICSBB), United Kingdom, July 2009

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, F. Ahmadi, ``Regeneration of Speech in Voice-Loss Patients,'' International Conference on Biomedical Engineering (ICBME), Singapore, December 2008

 

F. Ahmadi, I. V. McLoughlin, H. R. Sharifzadeh, ``Analysis-by-Synthesis Method for Whisper-Speech Reconstruction,'' IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems (APCCAS), Macao, November 2008

 

H. R. Sharifzadeh, I. V. McLoughlin, ``Speech Recognition Engine Adaptations for Smart Home Dialogues,'' IEEE International Conference on Information, Communications and Signal Processing (ICICS), Singapore, December 2007