dr. Jie Zhang

PhD student
Circuits and Systems (CAS), Department of Microelectronics

PhD thesis (Jan 2020): Energy-aware noise reduction for wireless acoustic sensor networks
Promotor: Richard Hendriks, Richard Heusdens

Expertise: audio signal processing, localization

Themes: Audio and acoustic signal processing

Biography

Jie Zhang was a PhD candidate at CAS from Nov. 2015 until Jan. 2020, working on an audio localization project. He has an MSc degree of Peking University, P.R. China. The title of the MSc thesis is "Sound source localization and enhancement based on time-delay compensation and interaural matching filter".

His research interests are about speech localization, enhancement, noise reduction in a wireless acoustic sensor network (WASN), etc.

Projects history

Signal processing over wireless acoustic sensor networks

Microphone subset selection for WASNs

General signal processing

rate-distributed relative acoustic transfer function estimation

Software, Oct 2019

Multi-Microphone

Distributed Rate-Constrained LCMV Beamforming

Software, Oct 2019

rate-distributed relative acoustic transfer function estimation

Software, Oct 2019

Rate-Distributed Spatial Filtering Based Noise Reduction in Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks

Software, Jun 2018

Microphone Subset Selection for MVDR Beamformer Based Noise Reduction

Software, Jan 2018

Speech intelligibility enhancement

Distributed Rate-Constrained LCMV Beamforming

Software, Oct 2019

Sensor Selection

Rate-Distributed Spatial Filtering Based Noise Reduction in Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks

Software, Jun 2018

Microphone Subset Selection for MVDR Beamformer Based Noise Reduction

Software, Jan 2018

Distributed processing

Distributed Rate-Constrained LCMV Beamforming

Software, Oct 2019

rate-distributed relative acoustic transfer function estimation

Software, Oct 2019

  1. A Study on Reference Microphone Selection for Multi-Microphone Speech Enhancement
    Jie Zhang; Huawei Chen; Li-Rong Dai; Richard C. Hendriks;
    IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing,
    2020. DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2020.3039930
    document

  2. ENERGY-AWARE NOISE REDUCTION FOR WIRELESS ACOUSTIC SENSOR NETWORKS
    Jie Zhang;
    PhD thesis, Delft University of Technology, January 2020. ISBN 978-94-6366-239-0.
    document

  3. Distributed Rate-Constrained LCMV Beamforming
    Jie Zhang; Andreas Koutrouvelis; Richard Heusdens; Richard C. Hendriks;
    IEEE Signal Processing Letters,
    Volume 26, Issue 5, pp. 675-697, May 2019. DOI: 10.1109/LSP.2019.2905161
    documentsoftware

  4. Relative Acoustic Transfer Function Estimation in Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks
    Jie Zhang; Richard Heusdens; Richard C. Hendriks;
    IEEE/ACM Trans. on Audio, Speech and Language Processing,
    2019. Additional material: software

  5. Sensor Selection and Rate Distribution Based Beamforming in Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks
    Jie Zhang; Richard Heusdens; Richard C. Hendriks;
    In 27th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2019),
    2019.
    document

  6. Rate-Distributed Spatial Filtering Based Noise Reduction in Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks
    Jie Zhang; R. Heusdens; R. C. Hendriks;
    IEEE/ACM trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing,
    Volume 26, Issue 11, pp. 2015-2026, November 2018. ISSN: 2329-9290. DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2018.2851157
    documentsoftware

  7. Microphone Subset Selection for MVDR Beamformer Based Noise Reduction
    Jie Zhang; S. P. Chepuri; R. C. Hendriks; R. Heusdens;
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing,
    Volume 26, Issue 3, pp. 550-563, March 2018. ISSN: 2329-9290. DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2017.2786544
    documentsoftware

  8. Rate-Distributed Binaural LCMV Beamforming for Assistive Hearing in Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks
    Jie Zhang; Richard Heusdens; Richard Hendriks;
    In IEEE 10th Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop (SAM),
    pp. 460-464, July 2018. ISSN: 2151-870X. DOI: 10.1109/SAM.2018.8448449
    document

  9. Binaural Sound Localization Based on Reverberation Weighting and Generalized Parametric Mapping
    Cheng Pang; Hong Liu; Jie Zhang; Xiaofei Li;
    IEEE Tr. Audio, Speech and Language Processing,
    2017. DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2017.2703650
    document

  10. Greedy Gossip Algorithm with Synchronous Communication for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Jie Zhang; R. C. Hendriks; R. Heusdens;
    In The 6th Joint WIC/IEEE Symposium on Information Theory and Signal Processing in the Benelux,
    pp. 228-235, 2016.
    document

  11. STRUCTURED TOTAL LEAST SQUARES BASED INTERNAL DELAY ESTIMATION FOR DISTRIBUTED MICROPHONE AUTO-LOCALIZATION
    Jie Zhang; R. C. Hendriks; R. Heusdens;
    In International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC),
    2016.
    document

  12. Robust Acoustic Localization Via Time-Delay Compensation and Interaural Matching Filter
    Jie Zhang, Hong Liu;
    IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing,
    Volume 63, Issue 18, pp. 4771-4783, 2015.

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Last updated: 15 Jan 2020

Jie Zhang

Alumnus
  • Left in 2019
  • Now: Asst. Prof., University of Science and Technology, China