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Olov Engwall

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About me

Professor in Speech Communication

  • Director of Studies at the Department of Intelligent Systems
  • Track director for Computer Science for the MSc programme in Industrial Management and Engineering. 

Research interests:

  • Robot-assisted language learning (CIRILACORALL)
  • Computer-assisted language learning and pronunciation training (ARTUR,CALATEA, ADEPT)
  • Articulatory speech production modelling (EUNISON)
  • Acoustic to articulatory inversion (ASPI)
  • Multimodal speech synthesis

Research projects:

  • CIRILA - Culturally Informed Robots in Learning Activities (WASP-HS, MAW 2021-2023)
  • CORALL - COllaborative Robot-Assisted Language Learning (VR 2017-2020)
  • Robot Enhanced Reading Training for Students with Dyslexia (Promobilia 2019-2020)
  • EUNISON - Unified domain synthesis (EU 2013-2016)
  • CALATEA - Computer animated language teachers (VR 2009-2011)
  • ADEPT - Audiovisual detection of errors in pronunciation training (VR 2006-2012)
  • ASPI - Audiovisual speech inversion (EU 2005-2008)
  • ARTUR - the Articulation tutor (VR 2004-2006)

Organized conferences:

  • SLaTE 2017: ISCA Workshop on Speech and Language Technology in Education
  • Interspeech 2017: Organization committee, Workshops, Area chair
  • IS ADEPT 2012: International Symposium on Automatic Detection of Errors in Pronunciation Training
  • AVSP 2011: International Conference on Auditory-Visual Speech Processing

Doctoral students:

  • Ronald Cumbal, present
  • Alireza Mahmoudi Kamelabad (present, assistant supervisor)
  • Huanchen Cai (present, assistant supervisor)
  • Saeed Dabbaghchian, 2018
  • Christos Koniaris, 2012
  • G. Ananthakrishnan, 2012
  • Preben Wik, 2011 (assistant supervisor)

Short background:

  • Editor Computer, Speech and Language
  • Post-doc Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2003
  • PhD Speech Communication KTH, 2002
  • MSc Engineering Physics KTH,1998
  • Research visits INPG Grenoble (1999), LORIA Nancy (2006)
  • IEEE Speech and Language Technical Committee 2009-2012
  • CV

Courses

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, Second Cycle (DA231X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, Second Cycle (DA239X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, Second Cycle (DA250X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, specialising in ICT Innovation, Second Cycle (DA256X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, specialising in ICT Innovation, Second Cycle (DA258X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, specializing in Industrial Management, Second Cycle (DA235X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, specializing in Interactive Media Technology, Second Cycle (DA232X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, specializing in Machine Learning, Second Cycle (DA233X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Engineering, specializing in Systems, Control and Robotics, Second Cycle (DA236X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science and Industrial Management, first level (DA152X), examiner | Course web

Degree Project in Computer Science, Communication and Industrial Management, First Level (DD152X), examiner, teacher | Course web

Degree Project in Media Technology, Second Cycle (DM250X), examiner | Course web

Multimodal Interaction and Interfaces (DT2140), teacher | Course web

Sound (DT1175), assistant | Course web

Speech Technology (DT2112), teacher | Course web