The Audio Research Group is based in the School of Electrical Engineering Systems at the Dublin Institute of Technology. The group has been active since 2001. Currently the group is headed by Dr. Eugene Coyle and is under the technical direction of Mr. Dan Barry, Dr. Mikel Gainza and Dr. David Dorran. In total the group currently consists of 12 researchers. The the group's expertise lie in the following areas of speech and audio processing:
* Sound Source Separation * Time Scale Modification * Automatic Transcription * Rhythm Description Systems * Feature Detection and Extraction * Speech Synthesis * Voice Modifications * Forensic Audio Applications * Noise Reduction Algorithms * General Audio Processing for professional and consumer audio applications
Along with applied and academic research, the Audio Research Group also engages in consultancy and industry collaboration as well as national and internationally funded research projects. We currently have several proprietary technologies which are available for licence; see demopage. Contact us for further information.