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<Personal Info>

Last Name: Makino
First Name: Shoji


<Office 1>

Professor and Aspect Core Director
Life Science Center of Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance
University of Tsukuba
1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8577 Japan
Tel: +81-29-853-6432
Fax: +81-29-853-7387
E-mail: maki@tara.tsukuba.ac.jp
http://www.tara.tsukuba.ac.jp/~maki/


<Office 2>

Multimedia Laboratory [panphlet]
College of Information Science, School of Informatics
Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering
University of Tsukuba


<News>

Google Scholar Citation: 9960
h-index: 51


2015/10/ 1 Medal Committee Member of the IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal.
2015/ 4/21 IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award received.
2015/ 4/15 The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology received.
2015/ 3/23 TELECOM System Technology Award of the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation received.
2013/ 1/ 1 Chair of the Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing Technical Committee of the IEEE Signal Processing Society.
2012/ 6/27 Strategic Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE) of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC).
2012/ 3/27 Plenary Chair at ICASSP2012.
2011/ 8/27 Tutorial at INTERSPEECH2011.
2011/ 4/30 Award Committee Member of the IEEE James L. Flanagan Speech & Audio Processing Award.
2010/12/31 Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society.




<Profile>

Shoji Makino was born in Nikko, Japan, on June 4, 1956. He received his B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees from Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, in 1979, 1981, and 1993, respectively.

He joined the Electrical Communication Laboratory of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), Japan in 1981. Since then, he has been engaged in research on adaptive filtering technologies and the realization of acoustic echo cancellation. He was a Guest Professor at Hokkaido University, Japan and University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. He is now a Professor at the University of Tsukuba, Japan. He is also a Visiting Researcher at the Riken Brain Science Institute, Japan and a Guest Professor at National Institute of Informatics, Japan. His research interests include blind source separation of convolutive mixtures of speech, and acoustic signal processing for speech and audio applications.

He received the Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in 2015, the IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award in 2014, the ICA Unsupervised Learning Pioneer Award in 2006, the IEEE MLSP Competition Award in 2007, the Paper Award of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers in 2005 and 2002, the Paper Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan in 2005 and 2002, the TELECOM System Technology Award of the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation in 2015 and 2004, the Best Paper Award of the International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control in 2003, the Achievement Award of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers in 1997, and the Outstanding Technological Development Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan in 1995. He is the author or co-author of more than 200 articles in journals and conference proceedings and is responsible for more than 150 patents. He is a Keynote Speaker at ICA2007, a Tutorial speaker at EMBC2013, Interspeech2011 and ICASSP2007, and a Panelist at HSCMA2008 and HSCMA2005.

He is a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2009-10). He is a member of the IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal Committee (2015-) and the IEEE James L. Flanagan Speech & Audio Processing Award Committee (2008-11), and has served on Technical Directions Board (2013-14), Awards Board (2006-08), and Conference Board (2002-04) of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing (2002-05) and an Associate Editor of the EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing (2005-12). He is a Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2013-15), a Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing (2011-2012), a Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing (2005-07), a Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-I (2008-10), and a Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Computers (2006-07). He is the Chair of the Technical Committee on Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2013-14) and the Chair of the Technical Committee on Blind Signal Processing of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (2009-2010). He is the Chair of the Fellow Subcommittee (2012-) and the Chair of the Nominations and Elections Subcommittee (2016-) of the AASP TC of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. He is a member of the Technical Committee on Speech, Language, and Audio of the Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (2010-). He is a member of the International IWAENC Standing committee and a member of the International ICA Steering Committee. He is the Vice Chair of the IEEE Signal Processing Society Japan Chapter (2015-16). He was the President of the Acoustics and Ultrasonics Subsociety of the Engineering Sciences Society of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2007-2008), the Vice President of the Engineering Sciences Society of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2007-08), and the Chair of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2006-08). He was the Chief Guest Editor (2007-2009 and 2006-2008) and a Guest Editor (2002-2003 and 1990-1992) of the Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers. He is the Chair of the Publication Board (2013-), a Member of the Board of Directors (2005-), a Member of the Conference Board (1995-1997), and an Associate Editor (2001-2005) of the Acoustical Society of Japan. He was the General Chair of the 2007 IEEE International Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics, the General Chair of the 2003 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control, the Organizing Chair of the 2003 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation, the Co-Organizer of the 2008 Workshop on Statistical and Perceptual Audition, the Plenary Chair of the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, the Program Chair of the 2004 Workshop on Communication Scene Analysis, the Program Committee Chair of the 2006 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation, the Technical Co-Chair of the 2008 Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays, the Special Sessions Chair of the 2015 International Conference on Latent Variable Analysis and Signal Separation. He is serving or has served on the Organizing Committee of GlobalSIP Symposia, WASPAA2009, SAPA2008, ASA/ASJ Joint Meeting 2006, WASPAA2005, JCA2002. He is or was the Special Session Organizer at APSIPA2016, APSIPA2015, EUSIPCO2015, APSIPA2014, APSIPA2013, EUSIPCO2013, APSIPA2012, HSCMA2008, ISCAS2007, ASA/ASJ Joint Meeting 2006, Asilomar2006, EUSIPCO2006, ICASSP2006, ICA2006, ICASSP2004, ICA (International Congress on Acoustics) 2004. He is serving or has served on the Technical Program Committee of EUSIPCO2016 (Area Chair), ICASSP2016 (Area Chair), IWAENC2016, WASPAA2015, EUSIPCO2015 (Area Chair), ICASSP2015 (Area Chair), EUSIPCO2014 (Area Chair), ICASSP2014 (Area Chair), IWAENC2014, HSCMA2014, EUSIPCO2013 (Area Chair), ICASSP2013 (Area Chair), IWAENC2012, HSCMA2011, EUSIPCO2011, APSIPA2010, IWAENC2010, ISCAS2010 (Track Chair), EUSIPCO2009, ISCAS2009 (Track Chair), ISCAS2008, IWAENC2008, ISCAS2007, ASA/ASJ Joint Meeting 2006, EUSIPCO2006, IWAENC2006, ISCAS2006, ICA2006, IWAENC2005, ISCAS2005, ICA (International Congress on Acoustics) 2004, SAPA2004, NNSP2003, WASPAA2003, NNSP2002, IWAENC2001, IWAENC1999.

Dr. Makino is an IEEE Fellow, an IEICE Fellow, a Board member of the ASJ, and a member of EURASIP and ISCA.



<Education>

1993: Ph. D., Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
1981: M. E., Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
1979: B. E., Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.



<Career>

2014-Guest Professor at National Institute of Informatics, Japan
2013-Visiting Researcher at the Riken Brain Science Institute, Japan
2009-Professor at the University of Tsukuba, Japan.
2008-2009 Guest Professor at the University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany.
2008-2009 Senior Research Scientist, Supervisor at the NTT Communication Science Laboratories, Atsugi, Japan.
2006-2007 Part-time lecturer at the University of Tokyo, Japan.
2004-2008 Guest Professor at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.
2004-2007 Part-time lecturer at Tokyo University of Technology, Japan.
2003-2008 Executive Manager at the Media Information Laboratory of the NTT Communication Science Laboratories, Atsugi, Japan.
2000-2003 Senior Research Scientist, Supervisor, Group Leader at the Speech Open Laboratory of the NTT Communication Science Laboratories, Kyoto, Japan.
1999-2000 Senior Research Engineer, Supervisor, Group Leader at the Multimedia Electronics Laboratory of the NTT Lifestyle and Environmental Technology Laboratories, Atsugi, Japan.
1996-1998 Senior Research Engineer, Supervisor at the Strategic Planning of the NTT Multi-Media System Laboratory Group, Yokosuka, Japan.
1987-1996 Senior Research Engineer, Supervisor at the Speech and Acoustics Laboratory of the NTT Human Interface Laboratories, Musashino, Japan.
1981-1987 Research Engineer at the NTT Electrical Communication Laboratory, Yokosuka, Japan.



<Academic Activities>

  1. Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2009-2010)
  2. IEEE Fellow (2004-)
  3. IEEE Senior Member (1999-2003)
  4. Member of the IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal Committee (2015-)
  5. Member of the IEEE James L. Flanagan Speech & Audio Processing Award Committee (2008-2011)
  6. Member of the Technical Directions Board of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2013-2014)
  7. Member of the Awards Committee of the IEEE Japan Council (2009-2011)
  8. Member of the Awards Board of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2006-2008)
  9. Member of the Conference Board of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2002-2004)
  10. Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing (2002-2005)
  11. Associate Editor of the EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing (2005-2012)
  12. Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2013-2015)
  13. Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing (2011-2012)
  14. Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing (2005-2007)
  15. Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-I (2008-2010)
  16. Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Computers (2006-2007)
  17. Chair of the Nominations and Elections Subcommittee of the AASP TC of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2016-)
  18. Vice Chair of the IEEE Signal Processing Society Japan Chapter (2015-2016)
  19. Past Chair of the Technical Committee on Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2015)
  20. Vice Chair of the Nominations and Elections Subcommittee of the AASP TC of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2015)
  21. Chair of the Technical Committee on Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2013-2014)
  22. Chair of the Fellow Subcommittee of the AASP TC of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2012-)
  23. Vice Chair of the Technical Committee on Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2011-2012)
  24. Member of the Technical Committee on Audio and Electroacoustics of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (1990-2010)
  25. Chair of the Technical Committee on Blind Signal Processing of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (2009-2010)
  26. Chair-Elect of the Technical Committee on Blind Signal Processing of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (2007-2008)
  27. Member of the Technical Committee on Blind Signal Processing of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (2004-2006)
  28. Member of the Technical Committee on Speech, Language, and Audio of the Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (2010-)
  29. Member of the International ICA Steering Committee (2003-)
  30. Member of the International IWAENC Standing Committee (1999-)
  31. Member of the Advisory Board of the European project Embedded Audition for Robots (2013-)
  32. Member of the International Advisory Panel for ICA Research Network (2006-)
  33. Tutorial Speaker at the 2013 International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology
  34. Tutorial Speaker at the 2011 Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association
  35. Panelist at the 2008 Joint Workshop on Hands-Free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays
  36. Keynote Speaker at the 2007 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation
  37. Tutorial Speaker at the 2007 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing
  38. Panelist at the 2005 Joint Workshop on Hands-Free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays
  39. General Chair of the 2007 IEEE International Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics
  40. General Chair of the 2003 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  41. Organizing Chair of the 2003 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation
  42. Special Sessions Chair of the 2015 International Conference on Latent Variable Analysis and Signal Separation (LVA/ICA)
  43. Plenary Chair of the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing
  44. Co-Organizer of the 2008 Workshop on Statistical and Perceptual Audition
  45. Technical Co-Chair of the 2008 Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays
  46. Program Committee Co-Chair of the 2006 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation
  47. Program Chair of the 2004 Workshop on Communication Scene Analysis
  48. Area Chair of the 2016 European Signal Processing Conference
  49. Area Chair of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing
  50. Area Chair of the 2015 European Signal Processing Conference
  51. Area Chair of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing
  52. Area Chair of the 2014 European Signal Processing Conference
  53. Area Chair of the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing
  54. Area Chair of the 2013 European Signal Processing Conference
  55. Area Chair of the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing
  56. Track Chair of the 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  57. Track Chair of the 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  58. Special Session Organizer at the 2016 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference
  59. Special Session Organizer at the 2015 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference
  60. Special Session Organizer at the 2015 European Signal Processing Conference
  61. Special Session Organizer at the 2014 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference
  62. Special Session Organizer at the 2013 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference
  63. Special Session Organizer at the 2013 European Signal Processing Conference
  64. Special Session Organizer at the 2012 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference
  65. Special Session Organizer at the 2008 Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays
  66. Special Session Organizer at the 2007 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  67. Special Session Organizer at the 2006 Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan
  68. Special Session Organizer at the 2006 Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers
  69. Special Session Organizer at the 2006 European Signal Processing Conference
  70. Special Session Organizer at the 2006 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing
  71. Special Session Organizer at the 2006 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation
  72. Special Session Organizer at the 2004 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing
  73. Special Session Organizer at the 2004 International Congress on Acoustics
  74. Member of the Organizing Committee of the Symposia at the 2014 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing
  75. Member of the Organizing Committee of the 2009 IEEE International Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics
  76. Member of the Organizing Committee of the 2006 Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan
  77. Member of the Organizing Committee of the 2005 IEEE International Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics
  78. Member of the Organizing Committee of the 2002 China-Japan Joint Conference on Acoustics
  79. Member of the Review Committee of the 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  80. Member of the Review Committee of the 2007 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  81. Member of the Review Committee of the 2006 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  82. Member of the Review Committee of the 2005 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  83. Member of the Program Committee of the 2015 AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology
  84. Member of the International Program Committee of the 2006 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation
  85. Member of the Program Committee of the 2004 International Congress on Acoustics
  86. Member of the Program Committee of the 2003 IEEE International Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics
  87. Member of the Program Committee of the 2003 IEEE International Workshop on Neural Networks for Signal Processing
  88. Member of the Program Committee of the 2002 IEEE International Workshop on Neural Networks for Signal Processing
  89. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2016 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  90. Member of the Technical Program Committee of the 2015 IEEE International Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics
  91. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2014 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  92. Member of the Technical Program Committee of the 2014 Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays
  93. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2012 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  94. Member of the Technical Program Committee of the 2011 European Signal Processing Conference
  95. Member of the Technical Program Committee of the 2011 Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays
  96. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2010 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Conference
  97. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2010 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  98. Member of the Technical Program Committee of the 2009 European Signal Processing Conference
  99. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2008 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  100. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2006 Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan
  101. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2006 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  102. Member of the Technical Program Committee of the 2006 European Signal Processing Conference
  103. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2005 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  104. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2004 Workshop on Statistical and Perceptual Audio Processing
  105. Member of the Technical Committee of the 2001 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  106. Member of the Technical Committee of the 1999 International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  107. Member of the JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Sub-Committee (2013-2015)
  108. Chair of the ASJ Itakura Prize Innovative Young Researcher Award Committee (2014)
  109. Member of the IEICE Best Paper Award Committee (2008)
  110. Member of the ASJ Awaya Prize Young Researcher Award Committee (2006-2007)
  111. Member of the ASJ Sato Prize Paper Award Committee (2001-2005)
  112. Member of the Fellow Committee of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2009-2010)
  113. IEICE Fellow (2007-)
  114. Vice President of the Engineering Sciences Society of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2007-2008)
  115. President of the Acoustics and Ultrasonics Subsociety of the Engineering Sciences Society of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2007-2008)
  116. Advisor of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2014-)
  117. Chair of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2006-2008)
  118. Vice Chair of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2001-2003)
  119. Secretary of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (1990-1992)
  120. Member of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2003-2005)
  121. Member of the Technical Committee on Engineering Acoustics of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (1992-2001)
  122. Chief Guest Editor of the Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2007-2009)
  123. Chief Guest Editor of the Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2006-2008)
  124. Guest Editor of the Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (2002-2003)
  125. Guest Editor of the Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (1990-1992)
  126. Chair of the Publication Board of the Acoustical Society of Japan (2013-2014)
  127. Member of the Board of Directors of the Acoustical Society of Japan (2005-)
  128. Council Member of the Acoustical Society of Japan (2003-)
  129. Member of the Conference Board of the Acoustical Society of Japan (1995-1997)
  130. Chief Guest Editor of the Acoustical Society of Japan (2011-2012)
  131. Associate Editor of the Acoustical Society of Japan (2001-2005)
  132. Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (1989-)
  133. Member of the European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP) (2000-)
  134. Member of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA) (2004-)
  135. Member of the Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA) (2010-)
  136. Member of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (IEICE) (1988-)
  137. Member of the Acoustical Society of Japan (ASJ) (1983-)



<Awards>

  1. 2015 The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
  2. 2015 TELECOM System Technology Award of the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation
  3. 2014 IEEE Signal Processing Society Outstanding Service Award
  4. 2014 IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award
  5. 2009 Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society
  6. 2007 IEICE Fellow
  7. 2007 IEEE MLSP Competition Award
  8. 2006 ICA Unsupervised Learning Pioneer Award
  9. 2006 Best Presentation Award at the SPIE Defense and Security Symposium
  10. 2005 Paper Award of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers
  11. 2005 Paper Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan
  12. 2004 TELECOM System Technology Award of the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation
  13. 2004 IEEE Fellow
  14. 2003 Best Paper Award of the International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control
  15. 2002 Paper Award of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers
  16. 2002 Paper Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan
  17. 2002 Patent Award of NTT
  18. 1999 IEEE Senior Member
  19. 1998 Patent Award of NTT
  20. 1997 Achievement Award of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers
  21. 1995 President's Award of NTT
  22. 1995 Outstanding Technological Development Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan
  23. 2016 Best Faculty Member Award of the University of Tsukuba
  24. 2015 President Award of the University of Tsukuba
  25. 2014 Education Award of the Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba
  26. 2014 Research Activity Award of the University of Tsukuba



<Awards by Students>

  1. 2015. 9 Best Paper Award at the International Conference on Brain Informatics and Health, D. Aminaka
  2. 2015. 3 Best Presentation Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan, H. Chiba
  3. 2015. 3 Best Presentation Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan, Y. Murase
  4. 2015. 2 Best Poster Award at the AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology, T. Kodama
  5. 2014. 9 Best Paper Award at the Innovations in Information and Communication Science and Technology Workshop, M. Chang
  6. 2014. 9 Annual BCI Research Award, H. Mori
  7. 2013. 3 Awaya Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan, S. Miyabe
  8. 2012. 9 Best Presentation Award of the Acoustical Society of Japan, Y. Sugimoto
  9. 2012. 6 Poster Award of the International Workshop on Brain Inspired Computing, N. Nishikawa
  10. 2015. 5 Scholarship Half Exemption of JASSO, H. Chiba
  11. 2015. 5 Scholarship Half Exemption of JASSO, H. Mori
  12. 2015. 5 Scholarship Half Exemption of JASSO, K. Tsuzuki
  13. 2014. 5 Scholarship Full Exemption of JASSO, N. Nishikawa
  14. 2014. 5 Scholarship Half Exemption of JASSO, R. Sakanashi
  15. 2012. 5 Scholarship Half Exemption of JASSO, K. Takeda
  16. 2016. 3 Provost Award of the Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, D. Aminaka
  17. 2016. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, Y. Murase
  18. 2016. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, C. Nakaizumi
  19. 2016. 3 Provost Award of the School of Informatics, University of Tsukuba, M. Takakusaki
  20. 2015. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, H. Chiba
  21. 2015. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, H. Mori
  22. 2015. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, M. Chang
  23. 2015. 3 Provost Award of the School of Informatics, University of Tsukuba, K. Shimizu
  24. 2015. 3 Shinseikai Award of the College of Information Science, University of Tsukuba, J. Endo
  25. 2014. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, H. Mori
  26. 2014. 3 Provost Award of the School of Informatics, University of Tsukuba, C. Nakaizumi
  27. 2014. 3 Meikeikai Award, University of Tsukuba, S. Kono
  28. 2013. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, N. Nishikawa
  29. 2013. 3 Chair Award of the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, H. Yamada
  30. 2013. 3 Provost Award of the School of Informatics, University of Tsukuba, M. Chang
  31. 2012. 3 Dean Award of the College of Information Science, University of Tsukuba, Y. Yamahata
  32. 2012. 3 Shinseikai Award of the College of Information Science, University of Tsukuba, Y. Matsumoto
  33. 2011. 3 Shinseikai Award of the College of Information Science, University of Tsukuba, Y. Fujita
  34. 2015. 8 Overseas Travel Grant of the International Information Science Foundation, C. Nakaizumi
  35. 2014.12 Grants for Researchers Attending International Conferences of the NEC C&C Foundation, Y. Murase
  36. 2013.10 Overseas Travel Grant of the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation, Y. Sugimoto
  37. 2013. 9 Overseas Travel Grant of the International Information Science Foundation, H. Katahira
  38. 2013. 6 Stipend from NSF (National Science Foundation), M. Chang
  39. 2013. 6 Stipend from NSF (National Science Foundation), H. Mori
  40. 2012.12 International Exchange Grant of the Tateishi Science and Technology Foundation, Z. Cai
  41. 2012.12 Grants for Researchers Attending International Conferences of the NEC C&C Foundation, N. Nishikawa
  42. 2011.11 Grants for Researchers Attending International Conferences of the NEC C&C Foundation, S. Miura
  43. 2011.10 Overseas Travel Grant of the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation, Z. Cai
  44. 2016. 3 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, T. Toyoda
  45. 2015. 9 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, D. Aminaka
  46. 2014.12 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, D. Aminaka
  47. 2014.12 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, H. Yajima
  48. 2014. 9 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, T. Kodama
  49. 2014. 9 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, T. Toyoda
  50. 2014. 9 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, M. Chang
  51. 2013.10 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, University of Tsukuba, R. Sakanashi
  52. 2013. 6 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, H. Mori
  53. 2012.12 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, University of Tsukuba, T. Maruyama
  54. 2012.12 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, University of Tsukuba, R. Sakanashi
  55. 2012.12 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, University of Tsukuba, Y. Fujita
  56. 2011.11 Travel Support for Overseas Dispatch of Graduate Students, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba, K. Takeda



<Book Editors>

  1. S. Makino, Te-Won Lee, and H. Sawada, Blind Speech Separation, Springer, Sept. 2007. Google Scholar Citation: 217
  2. J. Benesty, S. Makino, and J. Chen, Speech Enhancement, Springer, Mar. 2005. Google Scholar Citation: 348



<Book Chapters>

  1. S. Makino, ''Blind audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' in IEICE Knowledge Base 2-6-2-2, IEICE, pp. 12-15, Oct. 2012 (in Japanese).
  2. S. Makino, ''Blind audio source separation based on sparse component analysis, '' in IEICE Knowledge Base 2-6-2-3, IEICE, pp. 16-18, Oct. 2012 (in Japanese).
  3. S. Makino, S. Araki, S. Winter, and H. Sawada, ''Underdetermined blind source separation using acoustic arrays, '' in Handbook on Array Processing and Sensor Networks, S. Haykin and K.J. Ray Liu, Eds., Wiley, pp. 303-341, Jan. 2010.
  4. H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Blind Speech Separation, S. Makino, Te-Won Lee, and H. Sawada, Eds., Springer, pp. 47-78, Sept. 2007.
  5. S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''K-means based underdetermined blind speech separation, '' in Blind Speech Separation, S. Makino, Te-Won Lee, and H. Sawada, Eds., Springer, pp. 243-270, Sept. 2007.
  6. S. Winter, W. Kellermann, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined blind source separation of convolutive mixtures by hierarchical clustering and L1-norm minimization, '' in Blind Speech Separation, S. Makino, Te-Won Lee, and H. Sawada, Eds., Springer, pp. 271-304, Sept. 2007.
  7. S. Makino, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Araki, ''Blind source separation of convolutive mixtures of audio signals in frequency domain, '' in Topics in Acoustic Echo and Noise Control, E. Haensler and G. Schmidt, Eds., Springer, pp. 51-89, May 2006.
  8. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Speech Enhancement, J. Benesty, S. Makino, and J. Chen, Eds., Springer, pp. 299-327, Mar. 2005.
  9. S. Araki, S. Makino, ''Subband based blind source separation, '' in Speech Enhancement, J. Benesty, S. Makino, and J. Chen, Eds., Springer, pp. 329-352, Mar. 2005.
  10. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Real-time blind source separation for moving speech signals, '' in Speech Enhancement, J. Benesty, S. Makino, and J. Chen, Eds., Springer, pp. 353-369, Mar. 2005.
  11. S. Makino, ''Blind source separation of convolutive mixtures of speech, '' in Adaptive Signal Processing: Applications to Real-World Problems, J. Benesty and Y. Huang, Eds., Springer, pp. 195-225, Jan. 2003.
  12. S. Makino, ''Teleconferencing equipment,'' in Sound Environment and Control Technology II: Applied Engineering, T. Tokita, Ed., Fiji Technosystem, pp. 593-605, Oct. 1999 (in Japanese).



<Journals and Transactions>

  1. Y. Bando, H. Saruwatari, N. Ono, S. Makino, K. Itoyama, D. Kitamura, M. Ishimura, M. Takakusaki, N. Mae, K. Yamaoka, Y. Matsui, Y. Ambe, M. Konyo, S. Tadokoro, K. Yoshii, and, H.G. Okuno, ''Low-latency and high-quality two-stage human-voice-enhancement system for a hose-shaped rescue robot, '' Journal of Robotics and Mechatronics, submitting. [PDF]
  2. K. Ochi, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation and multi-talker speech recognition with ad hoc microphone array using smartphones and cloud storage, '' J. Computer Speech and Language, submitting. [PDF]
  3. Y. Murase, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Far noise suppression with transfer-function-gain non-negative matrix factorization in ad-hoc microphone array, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, submitting (in Japanese). [PDF]
  4. R. Sakanashi, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Sound source separation with asynchronous ad-hoc microphone array using teaching signals, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, submitting (in Japanese). [PDF]
  5. L. Guo, T. Yamada, S. Miyabe, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Performance estimation of noisy speech recognition using spectral distortion and recognition task complexity, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn. (E), printing. [PDF]
  6. H. Chiba, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, Y. Takahashi, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Amplitude-based speech enhancement with non-negative matrix factorization in time-channel domain for ad-hoc microphone array, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 72, no. 8, pp. 462-470, Aug. 2016 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  7. Y. Sugimoto, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and B.H.Juang, ''An extension of MUSIC exploiting higher-order moments via nonlinear mapping, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E99-A, no. 6, pp. 1152-1162, June 2016. [PDF]
  8. H. Katahira, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Nonlinear speech enhancement by virtual increase of channels and maximum SNR beamformer, '' EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 2016, no. 1, pp. 1-8, Jan. 2016. [PDF]
  9. K. Tsuzuki, T. Nakano, M. Goto, T. Yamada, S. Makino, ''Unisoner: An interface for derivative chorus creation from various voices singing the same song on the web, '' Journal of Information Processing, vol. 56, no. 12, pp. 2370-2383, Dec. 2015 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  10. H. Chiba, Y. Kamamoto, T. Moriya, N. Harada, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Adaptive post-filtering method controlled by pitch frequency for CELP-based speech coding, '' IEICE Trans. Information and Systems, vol. J98-D, no. 10, pp. 1301-1311, Oct. 2015 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  11. S. Doclo, W. Kellermann, S. Makino, and S. Nordholm, ''Multichannel signal enhancement algorithms for assisted listening devices, '' IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 18-30, Mar. 2015. [PDF] IF: 6.671
  12. S. Nordholm, W. Kellermann, S. Doclo, V. Valimaki, S. Makino, and J. Hershey, ''Signal processing techniques for assisted listening, '' IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 16-17, Mar. 2015. [PDF] IF: 6.671
  13. S. Miyabe, N. Ono, and S. Makino, ''Blind compensation of interchannel sampling frequency mismatch for ad hoc microphone array based on maximum likelihood estimation, '' Elsevier Signal Processing, vol. 107, no. 2015, pp. 185-196, Feb. 2015. [PDF] IF: 2.063
  14. T. Maruyama, S. Araki, T. Nakatani, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and A. Nakamura, ''Reduction of computational cost in underdetermined blind source separation based on frequency-dependent time-difference-of-arrival estimation, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 70, no. 6, pp. 323-331, June 2014 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  15. S. Kim, T. Kaniwa, H. Terasawa, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Inter-subject differences in personalized technical ear training and the influence of an individually optimized training sequence, '' Journal of Acoustic Science and Technology, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 424-431, Nov. 2013. [PDF]
  16. Z. Cai, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Brain evoked potential latencies optimization for spatial auditory brain-computer interface, '' Cognitive Computation, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 34-43, Aug. 2013. [PDF]
  17. H. Terasawa, R. Hoshi-Shiba, T. Shibayama, H. Ohmura, K. Furukawa, S. Makino, and K. Okanoya, ''A network model for the embodied communication of musical emotions, '' Cognitive Studies, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 112-129, Mar. 2013 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  18. H. Terasawa, J. Berger, and S. Makino, ''In search of a perceptual metric for timbre: Dissimilarity judgements among synthetic sounds with MFCC-derived spectral envelopes, '' J. Audio Eng. Soc., vol. 60, no. 9, pp. 674-685, Sept. 2012. [PDF]
  19. Y. Ansai, S. Araki, S. Makino, T. Nakatani, T. Yamada, A. Nakamura, and N. Kitawaki, ''Cepstral smoothing of separated signals for underdetermined speech separation, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 68, no. 2, pp. 74-85, Feb. 2012 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  20. H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined convolutive blind source separation via frequency bin-wise clustering and permutation alignment, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 516-527, Mar. 2011. [PDF] Award, Google Scholar Citation: 175, IF: 1.877
  21. T. Yoshitome, K. Kamikura, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''An MPEG-2 to H.264 transcoding preserving DCT types and motion vectors to suppress re-quantization noise for interlace contents, '' IEICE Trans. Information and Systems, vol. J94-D, no. 2, pp. 469-480, Feb. 2011 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  22. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''DOA estimation for multiple sparse sources with arbitrarily arranged multiple sensors, '' Journal of Signal Processing Systems, vol. 63, no. 3, pp. 265-275, Oct. 2009. [PDF]
  23. H. Kato, Y. Nagahara, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Frequency-domain Pearson distribution approach for independent component analysis (FD-Pearson-ICA) in blind source separation, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 639-649, May 2009. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  24. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Grouping separated frequency components by estimating propagation model parameters in frequency-domain blind source separation, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1592-1604, July 2007. [PDF] Award, Google Scholar Citation: 100, IF: 1.877
  25. S. Douglas, M. Gupta, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Spatio-temporal FastICA algorithms for the blind separation of convolutive mixtures, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1511-1520, July 2007. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  26. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined blind sparse source separation for arbitrarily arranged multiple sensors, '' Elsevier Signal Processing, vol. 87, no. 8, pp. 1833-1847, Aug. 2007. [PDF] Google Scholar Citation: 202, IF: 2.063
  27. M. Knaak, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Geometrically constrained independent component analysis, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 715-726, Feb. 2007. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  28. S. Winter, W. Kellermann, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''MAP-based underdetermined blind source separation of convolutive mixtures by hierarchical clustering and L1-norm minimization, '' EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 2007, Article ID 24717, pp. 1-12, Jan. 2007. [PDF]
  29. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Frequency-domain blind source separation of many speech signals using near-field and far-field models, '' EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing, vol. 2006, Article ID 83683, pp. 1-13, Dec. 2006. [PDF]
  30. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Blind extraction of dominant target sources using ICA and time-frequency masking, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 14, no. 6, pp. 2165-2173, Nov. 2006. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  31. S. Emura, Y. Haneda, A. Kataoka, and S. Makino, ''Stereo echo cancellation algorithm using adaptive update on the basis of enhanced input-signal vector, '' Elsevier Signal Processing, vol. 86, no. 6, pp. 1157-1167, June 2006. [PDF] IF: 2.063
  32. S. Winter, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Geometrical interpretation of the PCA subspace approach for overdetermined blind source separation, '' EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing, vol. 2006, Article ID 71632, pp. 1-11, Mar. 2006. [PDF]
  33. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Aichner, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Subband-based blind separation for convolutive mixtures of speech, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E88-A, no. 12, pp. 3593-3603, Dec. 2005. [PDF]
  34. A. Blin, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined blind separation of convolutive mixtures of speech using time-frequency mask and mixing matrix estimation, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E88-A, no. 7, pp. 1693-1700, July 2005. [PDF]
  35. S. Douglas, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Natural gradient multichannel blind deconvolution and speech separation using causal FIR filters, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 92-104, Jan. 2005. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  36. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''A robust and precise method for solving the permutation problem of frequency-domain blind source separation, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 12, no. 5, pp. 530-538, Sept. 2004. [PDF] Google Scholar Citation: 503, IF: 1.877
  37. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, '' Blind source separation for moving speech signals using blockwise ICA and residual crosstalk subtraction, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E87-A, no. 8, pp. 1941-1948, Aug. 2004. [PDF] Award
  38. R. Mukai, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, '' Evaluation of separation and dereverberation performance in frequency domain blind source separation, '' Journal of Acoustic Science and Technology, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 119-126, Mar. 2004. [PDF] Award
  39. S. Araki, S. Makino, Y. Hinamoto, R. Mukai, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Equivalence between frequency domain blind source separation and frequency domain adaptive beamforming for convolutive mixtures, '' EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing, vol. 2003, no. 11, pp. 1157-1166, Nov. 2003. [PDF] Award
  40. S. Araki, R. Mukai, S. Makino, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''The fundamental limitation of frequency domain blind source separation for convolutive mixtures of speech, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 109-116, Mar. 2003. [PDF] Award, Google Scholar Citation: 383, IF: 1.877
  41. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Polar coordinate based nonlinear function for frequency-domain blind source separation, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E86-A, no. 3, pp. 590-596, Mar. 2003. [PDF] Google Scholar Citation: 177
  42. A. Nakagawa, S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, S. Aoki, and S. Makino, ''A design of a hands-free communication unit using loudspeakers and microphones with a flat directional pattern, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., vol. 57, no. 8, pp. 509-516, Aug. 2001 (in Japanese). [PDF] Award
  43. S. Sakauchi, Y. Haneda, S. Makino, M. Tanaka, and Y. Kaneda, ''Subjective assessment of the desired echo return loss for subband acoustic echo cancellers, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E83-A, no. 12, pp. 2633-2639, Dec. 2000. [PDF] Award
  44. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, Y. Kaneda, and N. Kitawaki, ''Common-acoustical-pole and zero modeling of head-related transfer functions, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 188-196, Mar. 1999. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  45. M. Tanaka, S. Makino, and J. Kojima, ''A block exact fast affine projection algorithm, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 79-86, Jan. 1999. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  46. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Multiple-point equalization of room transfer functions by using common acoustical poles, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 325-333, July 1997. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  47. S. Makino and Y. Haneda, ''Subband echo canceller with an exponentially weighted stepsize NLMS adaptive filter, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. J79-A, no. 6, pp. 1138-1146, June 1996 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  48. M. Tanaka, Y. Kaneda, S. Makino, and J. Kojima, ''A fast projection algorithm for adaptive filtering, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E78-A, no. 10, pp. 1355-1361, Oct. 1995. [PDF]
  49. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Common acoustical pole and zero modeling of room transfer functions, '' NTT R&D, vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 53-58, Jan. 1995 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  50. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''Exponentially weighted step-size projection algorithm for acoustic echo cancellers, '' NTT R&D, vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 45-52, Jan. 1995 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  51. J. Kojima, S. Makino, Y. Haneda, and S. Shimauchi, ''High-performance acoustic echo canceller development, '' NTT R&D, vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 39-44, Jan. 1995 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  52. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Common acoustical pole and zero modeling of room transfer functions, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 320-328, Apr. 1994. [PDF] Google Scholar Citation: 136, IF: 1.877
  53. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''A new RLS adaptive algorithm based on the variation characteristics of a room impulse response, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 32-39, Jan. 1994 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  54. H. Oikawa, M. Nishino, K. Yamamori, and S. Makino, ''A new design for program controlled voice switching circuits using a microprocessor, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. J77-B-I, no. 1, pp. 66-74, Jan. 1994 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  55. S. Makino, Y. Kaneda, and N. Koizumi, ''Exponentially weighted step-size NLMS adaptive filter based on the statistics of a room impulse response, '' IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Processing, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 101-108, Jan. 1993. [PDF] Google Scholar Citation: 164, IF: 1.877
  56. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''Exponentially weighted step-size projection algorithm for acoustic echo cancellers, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E75-A, no. 11, pp. 1500-1508, Nov. 1992. [PDF] Award
  57. N. Koizumi, S. Makino, and H. Oikawa, ''Acoustic echo canceller with multiple echo paths, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn. (E), vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 39-45, Jan. 1989. [PDF]
  58. H. Oikawa, N. Koizumi, and S. Makino, ''Audio teleconferencing set with multi-path echo canceller, '' ECL Technical Journal, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 191-197, Feb. 1988 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  59. H. Oikawa, N. Koizumi, and S. Makino, ''Audio teleconferencing set with multipath echo canceller, '' REVIEW of the ECL, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 217-223, Feb. 1988. [PDF]
  60. S. Makino and Y. Ichinose, ''Vibration characteristics of a piezoelectric bimorph diaphragm with a step-shaped edge, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., vol. 43, no. 3, pp. 161-166, Mar. 1987 (in Japanese). [PDF]



<Letters>

  1. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Estimating the number of sources using independent component analysis, '' Journal of Acoustic Science and Technology, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 450-452, Sept. 2005. [PDF]
  2. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Convolutive blind source separation for more than two sources in the frequency domain, '' Journal of Acoustic Science and Technology, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 296-298, July 2004. [PDF]
  3. A. Nakagawa, S. Shimauchi, and S. Makino, ''A study of microphone system for hands-free teleconferencing units, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn. (E), vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 33-35, Jan. 2000. [PDF]
  4. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, Y. Kaneda, and N. Koizumi, ''ARMA modeling of a room transfer function at low frequencies, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn. (E), vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 353-355, Sept. 1994. [PDF]
  5. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Common acoustical poles independent of sound directions and modeling of head-related transfer functions, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn. (E), vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 277-279, July 1994. [PDF]
  6. S. Makino and N. Koizumi, ''Improvement on adaptation of an echo canceller in a room, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. J71-A, no. 12, pp. 2212-2214, Dec. 1988 (in Japanese). [PDF]



<Reviews>

  1. N. Ono, S. Miyabe, and S. Makino, ''Acoustic signal processing based on asynchronous and distributed microphone array, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 70, no. 7, pp. 391-396, July 2014 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  2. N. Ono, K.L. Trung, S. Miyabe, and S. Makino, ''Ad-hoc microphone array - Acoustic signal processing using multiple mobile recording devices -, '' IEICE Fundamentals Review, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 336-347, Apr. 2014 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  3. J.T. Chien, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Some advances in adaptive source separation, '' APSIPA Newsletter, pp. 7-9, Sept. 2013. [PDF]
  4. S. Makino, ''Foreword to special issue on recent mathematical advances in acoustic signal processing, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 68, no. 11, pp. 557-558, Nov. 2012 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  5. T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Subjective and objective quality evaluation of noise reduced speech, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn, vol. 67, no. 10, pp. 476-481, Oct. 2011 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  6. S. Makino, A. Cichocki, W. Zheng, and A. Uncini, ''Guest editorial: Special section on blind signal processing and its applications, '' IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems-I, vol. 57, no. 7, pp. 1401-1403, July 2010. [PDF] IF: 2.393
  7. S. Makino, ''Foreword to the special section on blind signal processing and its applications, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. J92-A, no. 5, p. 275, May 2009 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  8. S. Makino, ''Foreword to the special section on acoustic scene analysis and reproduction, '' IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E91-A, no. 6, pp. 1301-1302, June 2008. [PDF]
  9. H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Recent advances in audio source separation techniques, '' in Journal of IEICE, vol. 91, no. 4, pp. 292-296, Apr. 2008 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  10. R. Guido, L. Deng, and S. Makino, ''Guest editors' introduction: Special section on emergent systems, algorithms, and architectures for speech-based human-machine interaction, '' IEEE Trans. Computers, vol. 56, no. 9, pp. 1153-1155, Sept. 2007. [PDF] IF: 1.723
  11. S. Makino, T. Lee, and G. Brown, ''Introduction to the special section on blind signal processing for speech and audio applications, '' IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1509-1510, July 2007. [PDF] IF: 1.877
  12. S. Makino, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Araki, ''Blind source separation of convolutive mixtures of speech in frequency domain, '' Invited in IEICE Trans. Fundamentals, vol. E88-A, no. 7, pp. 1640-1655, July 2005. [PDF]
  13. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Blind source separation of convolved mixtures of speech, '' Journal of Systems, Control and Information, vol. 48, no. 10, pp. 401-408, Oct. 2004 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  14. S. Makino S. Araki, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Blind separation of audio signals, '' NTT Technical Journal, vol. 15, no. 12, pp. 8-12, Dec. 2003 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  15. S. Makino and S. Shimauchi, ''Stereophonic acoustic echo cancellation - An overview and solutions, ''Journal of Systems, Control and Information, vol. 46, no. 12, pp. 724-732, Dec. 2002 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  16. S. Makino, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Katagiri, ''Separation of speech signal - To realize multiple talker speech recognition -, '' NTT R&D, vol. 50, no. 12, pp. 937-944, Dec. 2001 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  17. S. Makino, ''Stereophonic acoustic echo cancellation: An overview and recent solutions, '' Journal of Acoustic Science and Technology, vol. 22, no. 5, pp. 325-333, Sept. 2001. [PDF]
  18. S. Makino, ''A first step to the subband processing - For real-time implementation -, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., vol. 56, no. 12, pp. 845-851, Dec. 2000 (in Japanese). [PDF]
  19. M. Kahrs, G. Elko, S. Elliot, S. Makino, J. Kates, M. Bosi, and J. Smith, ''The past, present, and future of audio signal processing, '' IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 14, no. 5, pp. 30-57, Sept. 1997. [PDF] IF: 6.671
  20. S. Makino and S. Shimada, ''Echo control in telecommunications, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn. (E), vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 309-316, Nov. 1990. [PDF]
  21. S. Shimada and S. Makino, ''Recent techniques of circuit and acoustic echo control for telephony, '' Journal of the Institute of Image Information and Television Engineers, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 222-227, Mar. 1990 (in Japanese). [PDF]



<Short Notes>

  1. S. Makino, ''Activity Report from the AASP-TC, '' IEEE Signal Processing Society eNewsletter, TC News, Mar. 2015.
  2. S. Makino, ''News from the AASP-TC, '' IEEE Signal Processing Society eNewsletter, TC News, Aug. 2014.
  3. S. Makino, ''Multimedia Information Processing Combining Brain Science, Life Science, and Information Science, '' USJI Universities Research Report, vol.32, June 27, 2014.
  4. S. Makino, ''Activity Report from the AASP-TC, '' IEEE Signal Processing Society eNewsletter, TC News, Feb. 2014.
  5. S. Makino, ''News from the AASP-TC, '' IEEE Signal Processing Society eNewsletter, TC News, Aug. 2013.
  6. S. Makino, ''Blind source separation of convolutive mixtures of audio signals in frequency domain, '' Advances in Circuits and Systems, no. 5, Aug. 2005.
  7. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Katagiri, ''Blind source separation in a real room, '' Journal of IEICE Japan, vol. 84, no. 11, pp. 848, Nov. 2001 (in Japanese).
  8. S. Makino and S. Araki, ''ICASSP2001 conference report, '' Journal of Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 736-737, Sept. 2001 (in Japanese).
  9. S. Makino, ''Can echo cancellers cancel howling in PA systems?, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., vol. 51, no. 3, p. 248, Mar. 1995 (in Japanese).
  10. S. Makino, et al., ''Report on the 1994 International Conference on Acoustic, Speech, and Signal Processing, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., vol. 50, no. 9, pp. 759-760, Sept. 1994 (in Japanese).
  11. S. Makino, ''Research on the adaptive signal processing for acoustic echo cancellation, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., p. 75, Jan. 1994 (in Japanese).
  12. K. Hirose, S. Nakagawa, T. Taniguchi, and S. Makino, ''Report on the 1990 International Conference on Acoustic, Speech, and Signal Processing, '' J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., vol. 46, no. 10, pp. 869-870, Oct. 1990 (in Japanese).



<Conferences with Review>

  1. N. Mae, D. Kitamura, M. Ishimura, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Ego noise reduction for hose-shaped rescue robot combining independent low-rank matrix analysis and noise cancellation, '' Invited in Proc. APSIPA, printing. [PDF]
  2. L. Guo, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Performance estimation of spontaneous speech recognition using non-reference acoustic fFeatures, '' in Proc. APSIPA, printing. [PDF]
  3. T. Kodama, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Tactile brain-computer interface based on classification of P300 responses evoked by spatial vibrotactile stimuli delivered to the user's full body, '' in Proc. APSIPA, printing. [PDF]
  4. T. Kodama, K. Shimizu, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Full-body tactile P300-based brain-computer interface accuracy refinement, '' in Proc. International Conference on Bio-engineering for Smart Technologies (BioSMART), printing. [PDF]
  5. K. Shimizu, T. Kodama, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Visual motion onset virtual reality brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. International Conference on Bio-engineering for Smart Technologies (BioSMART), printing. [PDF]
  6. M. Ishimura, S. Makino, T. Yamada, N. Ono, and H. Saruwatari, ''Noise reduction using independent vector analysis and noise cancellation for a hose-shaped rescue robot, '' in Proc. IWAENC2016, pp. 1-5, Sept. 2016. [PDF]
  7. M. Takakusaki, D. Kitamura, N. Ono, T. Yamada, S. Makino and H. Saruwatari, ''Ego-noise reduction for a hose-shaped rescue robot using determined rank-1 multichannel nonnegative matrix factorization, '' in Proc. IWAENC2016, pp. 1-4, Sept. 2016. [PDF]
  8. K. Ochi, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, and S. Makino, ''Multi-talker speech recognition based on blind source separation with ad hoc microphone array using smartphones and cloud storage, '' in Proc. Interspeech, pp. 3369-3373, Sept. 2016. [PDF]
  9. H. Saruwatari, K. Takata, N. Ono, and S. Makino, ''Flexible microphone array based on multichannel nonnegative matrix factorization and statistical signal estimation, '' Invited in International Congress on Acoustics, pp. 1-10, Sept. 2016. [PDF]
  10. G. Takahashi, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Ono, ''Acoustic scene classification using deep neural network and frame-concatenated acoustic feature, '' in Proc. Detection and Classification of Acoustic Scenes and Events, pp. 1-2, Sept. 2016. [PDF]
  11. T. Toyoda, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Vehicle counting and lane estimation with ad-hoc microphone array in real road environments, '' in Proc. International Workshop on Nonlinear Circuits, Communications and Signal Processing, pp. 622-625, Mar. 2016. [PDF]
  12. Y. Murase, H. Chiba, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Diffuse noise suppression with asynchronous microphone array based on amplitude additivity model, '' Invited in Proc. APSIPA, pp. 599-603, Dec. 2015. [PDF]
  13. C. Nakaizumi, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Variable sound elevation features for head-related impulse response spatial auditory BCI, '' in Proc. APSIPA, pp. 1094-1099, Dec. 2015. [PDF]
  14. D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''SVM classification study of code-modulated visual evoked potentials, '' in Proc. APSIPA, pp. 1065-1070, Dec. 2015. [PDF]
  15. H. Yajima, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Fingertip stimulus cue-based tactile brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. APSIPA, pp. 1059-1064, Dec. 2015. [PDF]
  16. D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''EEG filtering optimization for code-modulated chromatic visual evoked potential-based brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. International Symbiotic Workshop (SYMBIOTIC), pp. 1-7, Oct. 2015. [PDF]
  17. S. Miyabe, N. Ono, and S. Makino, ''Estimating correlation coefficient between two complex signals without phase observation, '' in Proc. LVA/ICA, pp. 421-428, Aug. 2015. [PDF]
  18. D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Classification accuracy improvement of chromatic and high-frequency code-modulated visual evoked potential-based BCI, '' in Proc. International Conference on Brain Informatics and Health (BIH), pp. 232-241, Aug. 2015. [PDF]
  19. C. Nakaizumi, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Head-related impulse response cues for spatial auditory brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC), pp. 1071-1074, Aug. 2015. [PDF]
  20. D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Chromatic and high-frequency cVEP-based BCI paradigm, '' in Proc. Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC), pp. 1906-1909, Aug. 2015. [PDF]
  21. K. Shimizu, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Inter-stimulus interval study for the tactile point-pressure brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC), pp. 1910-1913, Aug. 2015. [PDF]
  22. C. Nakaizumi, T. Matsui, K. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial auditory brain-computer interface using head related impulse response, '' in Proc. AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology, pp. 37-38, Feb. 2015. [PDF]
  23. H. Yajima, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Multi-command tactile brain-computer interface using the touch-sense glove, '' in Proc. AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology, pp. 43-44, Feb. 2015. [PDF]
  24. D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''SSVEP brain-computer interface using green and blue lights, '' in Proc. AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology, pp. 39-40, Feb. 2015. [PDF]
  25. T. Kodama, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial tactile brain-computer interface by applying vibration to user's shoulders and waist, '' in Proc. AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology, pp. 41-42, Feb. 2015. [PDF] Award
  26. K. Shimizu, H. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Tactile pin-pressure brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. AEARU Workshop on Computer Science and Web Technology, pp. 35-36, Feb. 2015. [PDF]
  27. Y. Murase, H. Chiba, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''On microphone arrangement for multichannel speech enhancement based on nonnegative matrix factorization in time-channel domain, '' Invited in Proc. APSIPA, FA1-1-3, pp. 1-5, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  28. X. Zhai, Y. Sugimoto, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''TDOA estimation by mapped steered response power analysis utilizing higher-order moments, '' in Proc.APSIPA, FP-P1-3, pp. 1-4, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  29. H. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Tactile and bone-conduction auditory brain computer interface for vision and hearing impaired users - Stimulus pattern and BCI accuracy improvement, '' in Proc. APSIPA, FP2-6-3, pp. 1-7, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  30. D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Chromatic SSVEP BCI paradigm targeting the higher frequency EEG responses, '' in Proc.APSIPA, WP2-3-2, pp. 1-7, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  31. H. Yajima, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''P300 responses classification improvement in tactile BCI with touch-sense glove, '' in Proc. APSIPA, WP2-3-3, pp. 1-7, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  32. H. Lu, T. Yamada, S. Imai, T. Shinozaki, R. Nisimura, K. Ishizuka, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Automatic scoring method for open answer task in the SJ-CAT speaking test considering utterance difficulty level, '' in Proc. APSIPA, WA1-1-3, pp. 1-5, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  33. K. Shimizu, H. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Tactile pressure brain-computer interface using point matrix pattern paradigm, '' in Proc. International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems and International Symposium on Advanced Intelligent Systems, pp. 473-477, Dec. 2014. [PDF]
  34. H. Chiba, Y. Kamamoto, T. Moriya, N. Harada, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Adaptive post-filtering controlled by pitch frequency for CELP-based speech coder, '' in Proc. Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 838-842, Nov. 2014. [PDF]
  35. K. Tsuzuki, T. Nakano, M. Goto, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Unisoner: An interactive interface for derivative chorus creation from various singing voices on the web, '' in Proc. International Computer Music Conference joint with the Sound & Music Computing conference, pp. 790-797, Sept. 2014. [PDF]
  36. C. Nakaizumi, T. Matsui, K. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Head-related impulse response-based spatial auditory brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. International Brain-Computer Interface Conference, pp. 1-4, Sept. 2014. doi:10.3217/978-3-85125-378-8-20 [PDF]
  37. T. Kodama, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial tactile brain-computer interface paradigm applying vibration stimuli to large areas of user's back, '' in Proc. International Brain-Computer Interface Conference, pp. 1-4, Sept. 2014. doi:10.3217/978-3-85125-378-8-32 [PDF]
  38. T. Toyoda, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Traffic monitoring with ad-hoc microphone array, '' in Proc. IWAENC2014, pp. 319-323, Sept. 2014. [PDF]
  39. H. Chiba, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, Y. Takahashi, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Amplitude-based speech enhancement with nonnegative matrix factorization for asynchronous distributed recording, '' in Proc. IWAENC2014, pp. 204-208, Sept. 2014. [PDF]
  40. H. Katahira, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Generalized amplitude interpolation by beta-divergence for virtual microphone array, '' in Proc. IWAENC2014, pp. 150-154, Sept. 2014. [PDF]
  41. M. Chang, K. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial auditory two-step input Japanese syllabary brain-computer interface speller, '' in Proc. Innovations in Information and Communication Science and Technology, pp. 25-31, Sept. 2014. doi: 10.1016/j.protcy.2014.11.007 [PDF] Award
  42. T. Kaniwa, H. Terasawa, M. Matsubara, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Electroencephalogram steady state response sonification focused on the spatial and temporal properties, '' in Proc. International Conference on Auditory Display, LS7-1, pp. 1-7, June 2014. [PDF]
  43. C. Nakaizumi, K. Mori, T. Matsui, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Auditory brain-computer interface paradigm with head related impulse response-based spatial cues, '' in Proc. International Conference on Signal Image Technonogy and Internet Based Systems, WS-MISA-01, pp. 806-811, Dec. 2013. [PDF]
  44. D. Aminaka, K. Mori, T. Matsui, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Bone-conduction-based brain computer interface paradigm - EEG signal processing, feature extraction and classification -, '' in Proc. International Conference on Signal Image Technonogy and Internet Based Systems, WS-MISA-03, pp. 818-824, Dec. 2013. [PDF]
  45. S. Kono, D. Aminaka, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''EEG signal processing and classification for the novel tactile-force brain-computer interface paradigm, '' in Proc. International Conference on Signal Image Technonogy and Internet Based Systems, WS-MISA-02, pp. 812-817, Dec. 2013. [PDF]
  46. H. Mori, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Multi-command chest tactile brain computer interface for small vehicle robot navigation, '' in Proc. International Conference on Brain and Health Informatics, pp. 469-478, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  47. R. Sakanashi, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Speech enhancement with ad-hoc microphone array using single source activity, '' Invited in Proc. APSIPA2013, OS.21-SLA.7.5, pp. 1-6, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  48. J.T. Chien, H. Sawada, S. Makino, ''Adaptive processing and learning for audio source separation, '' in Proc. APSIPA2013, OS.42-SLA.13.3, pp. 1-6, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  49. N. Nishikawa, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial auditory BCI paradigm based on real and virtual sound image generation, '' in Proc. APSIPA2013, OS.31-BioSiPS.2.7, pp. 1-5, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  50. Y. Matsumoto, S. Makino, K. Mori, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Classifying P300 responses to vowel stimuli for auditory brain-computer interface, '' in Proc. APSIPA2013, OS.31-BioSiPS.2.8, pp. 1-5, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  51. Z. Cai, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial auditory BCI with ERP responses to front-back to the head stimuli distinction support, '' in Proc. APSIPA2013, OS.31-BioSiPS.2.1, pp. 1-8, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  52. M. Chang, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Classification improvement of P300 response based auditory spatial speller brain-computer interface paradigm, '' in Proc. TENCON2013, S.I.2.1, pp. 1-4, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  53. G. Ling, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Performance estimation of noisy speech recognition using spectral distortion and SNR of noise-reduced speech, '' in Proc. TENCON2013, PS.I.10, pp. 1-4, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  54. S. Miyabe, N. Ono, and S. Makino, ''Optimizing frame analysis with non-integer shift for sampling mismatch compensation of long recording, '' in Proc. WASPAA2013, TM-09, pp. 1-4, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  55. Y. Sugimoto, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and F. Juang, ''Employing moments of multiple high orders for high-resolution underdetermined DOA estimation based on MUSIC, '' in Proc. WASPAA2013, PM-02, pp. 1-4, Oct. 2013. [PDF]
  56. H. Katahira, N. Ono, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Virtually increasing microphone array elements by interpolation in complex-logarithmic domain, '' Invited in Proc. EUSIPCO2013, TH-L5.3, pp. 1-5, Sept. 2013. [PDF]
  57. H. Mori, Y. Matsumito, S. Makino, Z. Struzik, D. Mandic, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Network based complexity analysis in tactile brain computer interface task, '' in Proc. EMBC2013, M-134, pp. 1-1, July 2013. [PDF]
  58. T.M. Rutkowski, H. Mori, Y. Matsumoto, Z. Struzik, S. Makino, D. Mandic, and K. Mori, ''Spatial tactile and auditory brain computer interface based on head position stimulation, '' in Proc. Neuro2013, June 2013.
  59. M. Chang, N. Nishikawa, Z. Struzik, K. Mori, S. Makino, D. Mandic, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Comparison of P300 responses in auditory, visual and audiovisual spatial speller BCI paradigms, '' in Proc. International Brain-Computer Interface Meeting, doi:10.3217/978-3-85125-260-6-156, pp. 1-2, June 2013. [PDF]
  60. H. Mori, Y. Matsumito, Z. Struzik, K. Mori, S. Makino, D. Mandic, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Multi-command tactile and auditory brain computer interface based on head position stimulation, '' in Proc. International Brain-Computer Interface Meeting, doi:10.3217/978-3-85125-260-6-95, pp. 1-2, June 2013. [PDF]
  61. S. Miyabe, N. Ono, and S. Makino, ''Blind compensation of inter-channel sampling frequency mismatch with maximum Likelihood estimation in STFT domain, '' in Proc. ICASSP2013, pp. 674-678, May 2013. [PDF]
  62. H. Mori, Y. Matsumoto, V. Kryssanov, E. Cooper, H. Ogawa, S. Makino, Z.R. Struzik, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Multi-command tactile brain computer interface: A feasibility study, '' in Proc. International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design, pp. 50-59, Apr. 2013. [PDF]
  63. N. Nishikawa, Y. Matsumoto, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''The spatial real and virtual sound stimuli optimization for the auditory BCI, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.13-BioSPS.2.6, pp. 1-9, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  64. Y. Matsumoto, N. Nishikawa, S. Makino, T. Yamada, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Auditory steady-state response stimuli based BCI application - The optimization of the stimuli types and lengths, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.13-BioSPS.2.3, pp. 1-7, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  65. Z. Cai, S. Makino, T. Yamada, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial auditory BCI paradigm utilizing N200 and P300 responses, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.6-BioSPS.1.4, pp. 1-7, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  66. T. Kaniwa, H. Terasawa, M. Matsubara, T.M. Rutkowski, and S. Makino, ''EEG steady-state synchrony patterns sonification, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.6-BioSPS.1.5, pp. 1-6, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  67. M. Matsubara, H. Terasawa, H. Kadone, K. Suzuki, and S. Makino, ''Sonification of muscular activity in human movements using the temporal patterns in EMG, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.6-BioSPS.1.2, pp. 1-5, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  68. T. Maruyama, S. Araki, T. Nakatani, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and A. Nakamura, ''New analytical calculation and estimation of TDOA for underdetermined BSS in noisy environments, '' Invited in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.12-SLA.6.4, pp. 1-6, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  69. R. Sakanashi, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Comparison of superimposition and sparse models in blind source separation by multichannel Wiener filter, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.18-SLA.9.5, pp. 1-6, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  70. S. Miyabe, T. Hayashi, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Distance attenuation control of spherical loudspeaker array, '' in Proc. APSIPA2012, OS.15-SLA.7.2, pp. 1-4, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  71. N. Okubo, Y. Yamahata, T. Yamada, S. Imai, K. Ishizuka, T. Shinozaki, R. Nisimura, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Automatic scoring method considering quality and content of speech for SCAT Japanese speaking test, '' in Proc. Oriental COCOSDA2012, pp. 72-77, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  72. Y. Fujita, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Full-reference objective quality evaluation for noise-reduced speech considering effect of musical noise, '' in Proc. Oriental COCOSDA2012, pp. 300-305, Dec. 2012. [PDF]
  73. M. Chang, N. Nishikawa, Z. Cai, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Psychophysical responses comparison in spatial visual, audiovisual, and auditory BCI-spelling paradigms, '' in Proc. SCIS-ISIS2012, pp. 2154-2157, Nov. 2012. [PDF]
  74. H. Mori, Y. Matsumito, S. Makino, V. Kryssanov, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Vibrotactile stimulus frequency optimization for the haptic BCI prototype, '' in Proc. SCIS-ISIS2012, pp.2150-2153, Nov. 2012. [PDF]
  75. Y. Sugimoto, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and F. Juang, ''Underdetermined DOA estimation by the non-linear MUSIC exploiting higher-order moments, '' in Proc. IWAENC2012, E-03, pp. 1-4, Sept. 2012. [PDF]
  76. N. Nishikawa, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Analysis of brain responses to spatial real and virtual sounds - A BCI/BMI approach, '' in Proc. International Workshop on Brain Inspired Computing, BIC2012, June 2012.
  77. Y. Matsumoto, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Steady-state auditory responses application to BCI/BMI, '' in Proc. International Workshop on Brain Inspired Computing, BIC2012, June 2012.
  78. Z. Cai, S. Makino, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial auditory BCI/BMI paradigm, '' in Proc. International Workshop on Brain Inspired Computing, BIC2012, June 2012.
  79. T. Maruyama, S. Araki, T. Nakatani, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and A. Nakamura, ''New analytical update rule for TDOA inference for underdetermined BSS in noisy environments, '' in Proc. ICASSP2012, pp. 269-272, Mar. 2012. [PDF]
  80. K. Takeda, H. Kameoka, H. Sawada, S. Araki, S. Miyabe, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined BSS with multichannel complex NMF assuming w-disjoint orthogonality of source, '' in Proc. IEEE TENCON2011, pp. 806-809, Nov. 2011. [PDF]
  81. S. Miura, H. Nakajima, S. Miyabe, S. Makino T. Yamada, and K. Nakadai, ''Restoration of clipped audio signal using recursive vector projection, '' in Proc. IEEE TENCON2011, pp. 787-790, Nov. 2011. [PDF]
  82. M. Katoh, Y. Sugimoto, S. Miyabe, S. Makino, T. Yamada, and N. Kitawaki, ''Visualization of conversation flow in meetings by analysis of direction of arrivals and continuousness of utterance, '' in Proc. Tunisian-Japan Symposium on Science, Society & Technology, pp. 1-5, Nov. 2011. [PDF]
  83. T. Takaoka, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Performance estimation of noisy speech recognition considering the accuracy of acoustic models, '' in Proc. Tunisian-Japan Symposium on Science, Society & Technology, pp. 1-4, Nov. 2011. [PDF]
  84. E. Morishita, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''Performance estimation of noisy speech recognition based on short-term noise characteristics, '' in Proc. Tunisian-Japan Symposium on Science, Society & Technology, pp. 1-4, Nov. 2011. [PDF]
  85. Z. Cai, H. Terasawa, S. Makino, T. Yamada, and T.M. Rutkowski, ''Spatial location and sound timbre as informative cues in auditory BCI/BMI - electrodes position optimization for brain evoked potential enhancement, '' in Proc. APSIPA2011, Wed-PM.SS4, pp. 1-6, Oct. 2011. [PDF]
  86. S. Amano, T. Yamada, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''A study on sound image control method for operational support of touch panel display, '' in Proc. APSIPA2011, Thu-PM.PS2, pp. 1-1, Oct. 2011. [PDF]
  87. H. Terasawa, Y. Takahashi, K. Hirota, T. Hamano, T. Yamada, A. Fukamizu, and S. Makino, ''C. elegans meets data sonification: Can we hear its elegant movement?, '' in Proc. Sound and Music Computing Conference, pp. 77-82, July 2011. [PDF]
  88. T. Kaniwa, S. Kim, H. Terasawa, M. Ikeda, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Towards a personalized technical ear training program: An investigation of the effect of adaptive feedback, '' in Proc. Sound and Music Computing Conference, pp. 439-443, July 2011. [PDF]
  89. K. Iso, S. Araki, S. Makino, T. Nakatani, H. Sawada, T. Yamada, and A. Nakamura, ''Blind source separation of mixed speech in a high reverberation environment, '' in Proc. HSCMA2011, pp. 36-39, May 2011. [PDF]
  90. G. Short, K. Hirose, T. Yamada, N. Minematsu, N. Kitawaki, and S. Makino, ''Mora pitch level recognition for the development of a Japanese pitch accent acquisition system, '' in Proc. Oriental COCODSA2010, pp. 1-7, Nov. 2010. [PDF]
  91. Z. Cai, N. Kitawaki, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Comparison of MOS evaluation characteristics for Chinese, Japanese, and English in IP telephony, '' in Proc. International Universal Communication Symposium, pp. 1-4, Oct. 2010. [PDF]
  92. T. Yamada, T. Nakajima, N. Kitawaki, and S. Makino, ''Performance estimation of noisy speech recognition considering recognition task complexity, '' in Proc. INTERSPEECH2010, pp. 2042-2045, Sept. 2010. [PDF]
  93. T. Yoshitome, Y. Nakajima, K. Kamikura, S. Makino and N. Kitawaki, ''A VC-1 to H.264/AVC intra transcoding using encoding information to reduce re-quantization noise, '' in Proc. International Conference on Signal and Image Processing, pp. 170-177, Aug. 2010. [PDF]
  94. T. Yoshitome, K. Kamikura, S. Makino, and N. Kitawaki, ''MPEG-2/H.264 transcoding with vector conversion reducing re-quantization noise, '' in Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Computing and Communications, pp. 1-6, Aug. 2010. [PDF]
  95. Y. Ansai, S. Araki, S. Makino, T. Nakatani, T. Yamada, A. Nakamura, and N. Kitawaki, ''Cepstral smoothing of separated signals for underdetermined speech separation, '' in Proc. ISCAS2010, pp. 2506-2509, May 2010. [PDF]
  96. N. Okubo, N. Kitawaki, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''Analysis of standardized speech database by considering long-term average spectrum, '' in Proc. Tunisian-Japan Symposium on Science, Society & Technology, pp. 1-4, Nov. 2009.
  97. C. Aoshima, N. Kitawaki, T. Yamada, and S. Makino, ''A study of artificial voices for telephonometry in the IP-based telecommunication networks, '' in Proc. Tunisian-Japan Symposium on Science, Society & Technology, pp. 1-4, Nov. 2009.
  98. S. Araki , T. Nakatani, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Blind sparse source separation for unknown number of sources using Gaussian mixture model fitting with Dirichlet prior, '' in Proc. ICASSP2009, pp. 33-36, Apr. 2009. [PDF]
  99. S. Araki , T. Nakatani, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Stereo source separation and source counting with MAP estimation with Dirichlet prior considering spatial aliasing problem, '' in Proc. ICA2009, pp. 742-750, Mar. 2009. [PDF]
  100. T. Hager, S. Araki , K. Ishizuka, M. Fujimoto, T. Nakatani, and S. Makino, ''Handling speaker position changes in a meeting diarization system by combining DOA clustering and speaker identification, '' in Proc. IWAENC2008, P2 -12, Sept. 2008. [PDF]
  101. D. Kolossa, S. Araki , M. Delcroix, T. Nakatani, R. Orglmeister, and S. Makino, ''Missing feature speech recognition in a meeting situation with maximum SNR beamforming, '' in Proc. ISCAS2008, pp. 3218-3221, May 2008. [PDF]
  102. S. Araki, M. Fujimoto, K. Ishizuka, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''A DOA based speaker diarization system for real meetings, '' Invited in Proc. HSCMA2008, pp. 29-32, May 2008. [PDF]
  103. S. Araki, M. Fujimoto, K. Ishizuka, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Speaker indexing and speech enhancement in real meeting / conversations, '' in Proc. ICASSP2008, pp. 93-96, Apr. 2008. [PDF]
  104. H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''A two-stage frequency-domain blind source separation method for underdetermined convolutive mixtures, '' in Proc. WASPAA2007, pp. 139-142, Oct. 2007. [PDF]
  105. E. Vincent, H. Sawada, P. Bofill, S. Makino, and J. Rosca, ''First stereo audio source separation evaluation campaign: Data, algorithms and results, '' in Proc. ICA2007, pp. 552-559, Sept. 2007. [PDF]Google Scholar Citation: 158
  106. H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''MLSP 2007 data analysis competition: Frequency-domain blind source separation for convolutive mixtures of speech/audio signals, '' in Proc. MLSP2007, pp. 45-50, Aug. 2007. [PDF] Award
  107. H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Measuring dependence of bin-wise separated signals for permutation alignment in frequency-domain BSS, '' in Proc. ISCAS2007, pp. 3247-3250, May 2007. [PDF]
  108. S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Blind speech separation in a meeting situation with maximum SNR beamformers, '' in Proc. ICASSP2007, pp. I-41 - I-44, Apr. 2007.[PDF]
  109. J. Cermak, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation based on beamformer array and time frequency binary masking, '' in Proc. ICASSP2007, pp. I-145 - I-148, Apr. 2007. [PDF]
  110. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Blind separation and localization of speeches in a meeting situation, '' in Proc. Asilomar2006, pp. 1407-1411, Oct. 2006. [PDF]
  111. D. Kolossa, H. Sawada, R. F. Astudillo, R. Orglmeister, and S. Makino, ''Recognition of convolutive speech mixtures by missing feature techniques for ICA, '' Invited in Proc. Asilomar2006, pp. 1397-1401, Oct. 2006. [PDF]
  112. J. Cermak, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Musical noise reduction in time-frequency-binary-masking-based blind source separation systems, '' in Proc. Czech-German Workshop on Speech Processing, pp. 1-6, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  113. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Performance evaluation of sparse source separation and DOA estimation with observation vector clustering in reverberant environments, '' in Proc. IWAENC2006, Tue.Sep.4, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  114. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Blind sparse source separation with spatially smoothed time-frequency masking, '' in Proc. IWAENC2006, Wed.Sep.9, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  115. J. Cermak, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Blind speech separation by combining beamformers and a time frequency binary mask, '' in Proc. IWAENC2006, Tue.Sep.5, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  116. S. Winter, W. Kellermann, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined source separation by ICA and homomorphic signal processing, '' in Proc. IWAENC2006, Wed.Sep.8, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  117. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Normalized observation vector clustering approach for sparse source separation, '' Invited in Proc. EUSIPCO2006, Wed.5.4.4, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  118. H. Kato, Y. Nagahara, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Parametric-Pearson-based independent component analysis for frequency-domain blind speech separation, '' in Proc. EUSIPCO2006, Tue.4.2.5, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  119. S. Winter, W. Kellermann, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined source separation for colored sources, '' in Proc. EUSIPCO2006, Thu.3.1.6, Sept. 2006. [PDF]
  120. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined sparse source separation of convolutive mixtures with observation vector clustering, '' in Proc. ISCAS2006, pp. 3594-3597, May 2006. [PDF]
  121. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''DOA estimation for multiple sparse sources with normalized observation vector clustering, '' in Proc. ICASSP2006, pp. V-33 - V-36, May 2006. [PDF]
  122. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Solving the permutation problem of frequency-domain BSS with spatial aliasing occurs with wide sensor spacing, '' in Proc. ICASSP2006, pp. V-77 - V-80, May 2006. [PDF]
  123. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation of many signals in the frequency domain, '' Invited in Proc. ICASSP2006, pp. V-969 - V-972, May 2006. [PDF]
  124. E. Robledo-Arnuncio, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Frequency domain blind source separation of a reduced amount of data using frequency normalization, '' in Proc. ICASSP2006, pp. V-837 - V-840, May 2006. [PDF]
  125. S. Makino, ''Blind sources separations of convolutive mixtures, '' Award Speech on ICA Unsupervised Learning Pioneer Award, SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, 6247-7, pp. 1-15, Apr. 2006. [PDF] Award
  126. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''On calculating the inverse of separation matrix in frequency-domain blind source separation, '' Invited in Proc. ICA2006, pp. 691-699, Mar. 2006. [PDF]
  127. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation of 3-D located many speech signals, '' in Proc. WASPAA2005, pp. 9-12, Oct. 2005. [PDF]
  128. S. Winter, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''On real and complex valued L1-norm minimization for overcomplete blind source separation, '' in Proc. WASPAA2005, pp. 86-89, Oct. 2005. [PDF]
  129. S. Araki, H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''A novel blind source separation method with observation vector clustering, '' in Proc. IWAENC2005, pp. 117-120, Sept. 2005. [PDF]
  130. F. Flego, S. Araki, H. Sawada, T. Nakatani, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined blind separation for speech in real environments with F0 adaptive comb filtering, '' in Proc. IWAENC2005, pp. 93-96, Sept. 2005. [PDF]
  131. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Real-time blind extraction of dominant target sources from many background interference sources, '' in Proc. IWAENC2005, pp. 73-76, Sept. 2005. [PDF]
  132. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Real-time blind source separation and DOA estimation using small 3-D microphone array, '' in Proc. IWAENC2005, pp. 45-48, Sept. 2005. [PDF]
  133. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Multiple source localization using independent component analysis, '' Invited in Proc. 2005 IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, session 131, P3, July 2005. [PDF]
  134. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Blind extraction of a dominant source from mixtures of many sources using ICA and time-frequency masking, '' in Proc. ISCAS2005, pp. 5882-5885, May 2005. [PDF]
  135. S. Araki, S. Makino, H. Sawada, and R. Mukai, ''Source extraction from speech mixtures with null-directivity pattern based mask, '' in Proc. HSCMA2005, pp. d1-d2, Mar. 2005. [PDF]
  136. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Frequency-domain blind source separation without array geometry information, '' in Proc. HSCMA2005, pp. d13-d14, Mar. 2005. [PDF]
  137. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation and DOA estimation using small 3-D microphone array, '' in Proc. HSCMA2005 (Joint Workshop on Hands-Free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays), pp. d9-d10, Mar. 2005. [PDF]
  138. S. Araki, S. Makino, H. Sawada, and R. Mukai, ''Reducing musical noise by a fine-shift overlap-add method applied to source separation using a time-frequency mask, '' in Proc. ICASSP2005, vol. III, pp. 81-84, Mar. 2005. [PDF]
  139. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Blind extraction of a dominant source signal from mixtures of many sources, '' in Proc. ICASSP2005, vol. III, pp. 61-64, Mar. 2005. [PDF]
  140. S. Douglas, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''A spatio-temporal FastICA algorithm for separating convolutive mixtures, '' in Proc. ICASSP2005, vol. V, pp. 165-168, Mar. 2005. [PDF]
  141. S. Winter, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Hierarchical clustering applied to overcomplete BSS for convolutive mixtures, '' in Proc. SAPA2004 (ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Statistical and Perceptual Audio Processing), S1.3, pp. 1-6, Oct. 2004. [PDF]
  142. S. Araki, S. Makino, H. Sawada, and R. Mukai, ''Underdetermined blind separation of convolutive mixtures of speech with directivity pattern based mask and ICA, '' in Proc. ICA2004, pp. 898-905, Sept. 2004. [PDF]
  143. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Frequency domain blind source separation for many speech signals, '' in Proc. ICA2004, pp. 461-469, Sept. 2004. [PDF]
  144. H. Sawada, S. Winter, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Estimating the number of sources for frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICA2004, pp. 610-617, Sept. 2004. [PDF]
  145. S. Winter, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Overcomplete BSS for convolutive mixtures based on hierarchical clustering, '' in Proc. ICA2004, pp. 652-660, Sept. 2004. [PDF]
  146. S. Douglas, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''On coefficient delay in natural gradient blind deconvolution and source separation algorithms, '' in Proc. ICA2004, pp. 634-642, Sept. 2004. [PDF]
  147. S. Araki, S. Makino, H. Sawada, and R. Mukai, ''Underdetermined blind speech separation with directivity pattern based continuous mask and ICA, '' in Proc. EUSIPCO2004, pp. 1991-1994, Sept. 2004. [PDF]
  148. S. Araki, S. Makino, A. Blin, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Underdetermined blind separation for speech in real environments with sparseness and ICA, '' Invited in Proc. ICASSP2004, vol. III, pp. 881-884, May 2004. [PDF]
  149. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Convolutive blind source separation for more than two sources in the frequency domain, '' Invited in Proc. ICASSP2004, vol. III, pp. 885-888, May 2004. [PDF]
  150. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Near-field frequency domain blind source separation for convolutive mixtures, '' in Proc. ICASSP2004, vol. IV, pp. 49-52, May 2004. [PDF]
  151. A. Blin, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''A sparseness-mixing matrix estimation (SMME) solving the underdetermined BSS for convolutive mixtures, '' in Proc. ICASSP2004, vol. IV, pp. 85- 88, May 2004. [PDF]
  152. S. Douglas, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Natural gradient multichannel blind deconvolution and source separation using causal FIR filters, '' in Proc. ICASSP2004, vol. V, pp. 477-480, May 2004. [PDF]
  153. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited in Proc. ISCAS2004 (International Symposium on Circuits and Systems), vol. V, pp. 668-671, May 2004. [PDF]
  154. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Frequency domain blind source separation using small and large spacing sensor pairs, '' in Proc. ISCAS2004, vol. V, pp. 1-4, May 2004. [PDF]
  155. S. Araki, S. Makino, A. Blin, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Underdetermined blind separation of convolutive mixtures of speech by combining time-frequency masks and ICA, '' in Proc. ICA2004 (International Congress on Acoustics), vol. I, pp. 321-324, Apr. 2004. [PDF]
  156. A. Blin, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Underdetermined blind source separation for convolutive mixtures exploiting a sparseness-mixing matrix estimation (SMME), '' in Proc. ICA2004 (International Congress on Acoustics), vol. IV, pp. 3139-3142, Apr. 2004. [PDF]
  157. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Solving the permutation and circularity problems of frequency-domain blind source separation, '' Invited in Proc. ICA2004 (International Congress on Acoustics), vol. I, pp. 89-92, Apr. 2004. [PDF]
  158. S. Douglas, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''A causal frequency-domain implementation of a natural gradient multichannel blind deconvolution and source separation algorithm, '' Invited in Proc. ICA2004 (International Congress on Acoustics), vol. I, pp. 85-88, Apr. 2004. [PDF]
  159. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''A solution for the permutation problem in frequency domain BSS using near- and far-field models, '' in Proc. ICA2004 (International Congress on Acoustics), vol. IV, pp. 3135-3138, Apr. 2004. [PDF]
  160. S. de la Kethulle, R. Mukai, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Algorithmic complexity based blind source separation for convolutive speech mixtures, '' in Proc. ICA2004 (International Congress on Acoustics), vol. IV, pp. 3127-3130, Apr. 2004. [PDF]
  161. S. Douglas, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Natural gradient blind deconvolution and equalization using causal FIR filters, '' in Proc. Asilomar2003 (Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers), MP2-3, Nov. 2003. [PDF]
  162. S. Araki, S. Makino, A. Blin, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Blind separation of more speech than sensors with less distortion by combining sparseness and ICA, '' in Proc. IWAENC2003, pp. 271-274, Sept. 2003. [PDF] Award
  163. A. Blin, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation when speech signals outnumber sensors using a sparseness-mixing matrix estimation (SMME), '' in Proc. IWAENC2003, pp. 211-214, Sept. 2003. [PDF]
  164. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. de la Kethulle, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Spectral smoothing for frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. IWAENC2003, pp. 311-314, Sept. 2003. [PDF]
  165. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. de la Kethulle, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Array geometry arrangement for frequency domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. IWAENC2003, pp. 219-222, Sept. 2003. [PDF]
  166. S. Winter, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Geometrical understanding of the PCA subspace method for overdetermined blind source separation, '' in Proc. IWAENC2003, pp. 231-234, Sept. 2003. [PDF]
  167. S. de la Kethulle, R. Mukai, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation for convolutive mixtures based on complexity minimization, '' in Proc. IWAENC2003, pp. 303-306, Sept. 2003. [PDF]
  168. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Direction of arrival estimation for multiple source signals using independent component analysis, '' in Proc. ISSPA2003 (International Symposium on Signal Processing and its Applications), pp. 411-414, July 2003. [PDF]
  169. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Aichner, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Subband based blind source separation for convolutive mixtures of speech, '' in Proc. ICASSP2003, vol. V, pp. 509-512, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  170. M. Knaak, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Geometrically constraint ICA for convolutive mixtures of sound, '' in Proc. ICASSP2003, vol. II, pp. 725-728, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  171. S. Winter, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Geometrical understanding of the PCA subspace method for overdetermined blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICASSP2003, vol. II, pp. 769 -772, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  172. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, '' A robust approach to the permutation problem of frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICASSP2003, vol. V, pp. 381-384, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  173. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Robust real-time blind source separation for moving speakers in a room, '' in Proc. ICASSP2003, vol. V, pp. 469-472, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  174. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Aichner, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Subband based blind source separation with appropriate processing for each frequency band, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 499-504, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  175. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''A robust and precise method for solving the permutation problem of frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 505-510, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  176. T. Nishikawa, H. Saruwatari, K. Shikano, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Multistage ICA for blind source separation of real acoustic convolutive mixture, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 523-528, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  177. S. Winter, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Geometrical interpretation of the PCA subspace method for overdetermined blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 775-780, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  178. M. Knaak, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Geometrically constrained ICA for robust separation of sound mixtures, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 951-956, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  179. R. Mukai, H. Sawada, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Real-time blind source separation for moving speakers using blockwise ICA and residual crosstalk subtraction, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 975-980, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  180. R. Aichner, H. Buchner, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''On-line time-domain blind source separation of nonstationary convolved signals, '' in Proc. ICA2003, pp. 987-992, Apr. 2003. [PDF]
  181. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, H. Sawada, and H. Saruwatari, ''ICA-based blind source separation of sounds, '' in Proc. JCA2002 (China-Japan Joint Conference on Acoustics), pp. 83-86, Nov. 2002. [PDF]
  182. M. Miyoshi and S. Makino, ''Digital technologies for controlling room acoustics, '' in Proc. JCA2002 (China-Japan Joint Conference on Acoustics), pp. 19-24, Nov. 2002. [PDF]
  183. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Aichner, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Blind source separation for convolutive mixtures of speech using subband processing, '' in Proc. SMMSP2002 (International Workshop on Spectral Methods and Multirate Signal Processing), pp. 195-202, Sept. 2002. [PDF]
  184. R. Mukai, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Removal of residual cross-talk components in blind source separation using LMS filters, '' in Proc. NNSP2002, pp. 435-444, Sept. 2002. [PDF]
  185. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Blind source separation with different sensor spacing and filter length for each frequency range, '' in Proc. NNSP2002, pp. 465-474, Sept. 2002. [PDF]
  186. R. Aichner, S. Araki, S. Makino, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Time domain blind source separation of non-stationary convolved signals by utilizing geometric beamforming, '' in Proc. NNSP2002 (IEEE International Workshop on Neural Networks for Signal Processing), pp. 445-454, Sept. 2002. [PDF]
  187. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Mukai, Y. Hinamoto, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Equivalence between frequency domain blind source separation and frequency domain adaptive beamforming, '' in Proc. ICASSP2002, vol. II, pp. 1785-1788, May 2002. [PDF]
  188. R. Mukai, S. Araki, H. Sawada, and S. Makino, ''Removal of residual cross-talk components in blind source separation using time-delayed spectral subtraction, '' in Proc. ICASSP2002, vol. II, pp. 1789-1792, May 2002. [PDF]
  189. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Polar coordinate based nonlinear function for frequency-domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICASSP2002, vol. I, pp. 1001-1004, May 2002. [PDF]
  190. S. Emura, Y. Haneda, and S. Makino, ''Enhanced frequency-domain adaptive algorithm for stereo echo cancellation, '' in Proc. ICASSP2002, vol. II, pp. 1901-1904, May 2002. [PDF]
  191. Y. Hinamoto, T. Nishikawa, H. Saruwatari, S. Araki, S. Makino, and R. Mukai, ''Equivalence between frequency domain blind source separation and adaptive beamforming, '' in Proc. ICFS2002 (International Conference of Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences), pp. 13-18, Mar. 2002. [PDF]
  192. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Mukai, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Fundamental limitation of frequency domain blind source separation for convolved mixture of speech, '' in Proc. ICA2001 (International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation), pp. 132-137, Dec. 2001. [PDF]
  193. R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Separation and dereverberation performance of frequency domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICA2001, pp. 230-235, Dec. 2001. [PDF]
  194. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''A polar-coordinate based activation function for frequency domain blind source separation, '' in Proc. ICA2001, p. 663-668, Dec. 2001. [PDF]
  195. R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Separation and dereverberation performance of frequency domain blind source separation in a reverberant environment, '' in Proc. IWAENC2001, pp. 127-130, Sept. 2001. [PDF]
  196. S. Emura, Y. Haneda, and S. Makino, '' Adaptive filtering algorithm enhancing decorrelated additive signals for stereo echo cancellation, '' in Proc. IWAENC2001, pp. 67-70, Sept. 2001. [PDF]
  197. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Mukai, and H. Saruwatari, ''Equivalence between frequency domain blind source separation and frequency domain adaptive null beamformers, '' in Proc. Eurospeech2001, pp. 2595-2598, Sept. 2001. [PDF]
  198. R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Separation and dereverberation performance of frequency domain blind source separation for speech in a reverberant environment, '' in Proc. Eurospeech2001 (European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology), pp. 2599-2602, Sept. 2001. [PDF]
  199. S. Araki, S. Makino, R. Mukai, and H. Saruwatari, ''Equivalence between frequency domain blind source separation and frequency domain adaptive beamformers, '' in Proc. CRAC (A workshop on Consistent and Reliable acoustic cues for sound analysis), S2.4, Sept. 2001. [PDF]
  200. S. Araki, S. Makino, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Fundamental limitation of frequency domain blind source separation for convolutive mixture of speech, '' in Proc. ICASSP2001, pp. 2737-2740, May 2001. [PDF]
  201. S. Araki, S. Makino, T. Nishikawa, and H. Saruwatari, ''Limitation of frequency domain blind source separation for convolutive mixture of speech, '' in Proc. HSC2001 (International Workshop on Hands-Free Speech Communication), pp. 91-94, Apr. 2001. [PDF]
  202. A. Nakagawa, S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, S. Aoki, and S. Makino, ''Channel-number-compressed multi-channel acoustic echo canceller for high-presence teleconferencing system with large display, '' in Proc. ICASSP2000, pp. 813-816, June 2000. [PDF]
  203. S. Makino and S. Shimauchi, ''Stereophonic acoustic echo cancellation - an overview and recent solutions -, '' in Proc IWAENC99, pp. 12-19, Sept. 1999. [PDF]
  204. S. Shimauchi, A. Nakagawa, Y. Haneda, and S. Makino, ''Hybrid of acoustic echo cancellers and voice switching control for multi-channel applications, '' in Proc. IWAENC99, pp. 48-51, Sept. 1999. [PDF]
  205. A. Nakagawa, S. Shimauchi, S. Aoki, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''A study of multi-microphone system for hands-free teleconferencing units, '' in Proc. IWAENC99, pp. 104-107, Sept. 1999. [PDF]
  206. S. Shimauchi, S. Makino, Y. Haneda, A. Nakagawa, and S. Sakauchi, ''A stereo echo canceller implemented using a stereo shaker and a duo-filter control system, '' in Proc. ICASSP99, pp. 857-860, Mar. 1999. [PDF] Award
  207. S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''New configuration for a stereo echo canceller with nonlinear pre-processing, '' in Proc. ICASSP98, pp. 3685-3688, May 1998. [PDF]
  208. S. Sakauchi, Y. Haneda, and S. Makino, ''Subjective assessment of echo return loss required for subband acoustic echo cancellers, '' in Proc. IWAENC97, pp. 152-155, Sept. 1997. [PDF]
  209. A. Nakagawa, Y. Haneda, and S. Makino, ''Subband acoustic echo canceller using two different analysis filters and 8th order projection algorithm, '' in Proc. IWAENC97, pp. 140-143, Sept. 1997. [PDF]
  210. S. Makino, K. Strauss, S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, and A. Nakagawa, ''Subband stereo echo canceller using the projection algorithm with fast convergence to the true echo path, '' in Proc. ICASSP97, pp. 299-302, Apr. 1997. [PDF]
  211. J. Sasaki, Y. Haneda, and S. Makino, ''Noise reduction for subband acoustic echo canceller, '' in Proc. Joint meeting, Acoustical Society of America and Acoustical Society of Japan, pp. 1285-1290, Dec. 1996. [PDF]
  212. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, J. Kojima, and S. Shimauchi, ''Implementation and evaluation of an acoustic echo canceller using duo-filter control system, '' in Proc. EUSIPCO96 (European Signal Processing Conference), pp. 1115-1118, Sept. 1996. [PDF]
  213. S. Makino, J. Noebauer, Y. Haneda, and A. Nakagawa, ''SSB subband echo canceller using low-order projection algorithm, '' in Proc. ICASSP96, pp. 945-948, May 1996. [PDF]
  214. S. Shimauchi and S. Makino, ''Stereo echo cancellation algorithm using imaginary input-output relationships, '' in Proc. ICASSP96, pp. 941-944, May 1996. [PDF]
  215. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, J. Kojima, and S. Shimauchi, ''Implementation and evaluation of an acoustic echo canceller using the duo-filter control system, '' in Proc. IWAENC95, pp. 79-82, June 1995. [PDF]
  216. S. Makino, ''Relationship between the 'ES family' algorithms and conventional adaptive algorithms, '' in Proc. IWAENC95, pp. 11-14, June 1995. [PDF]
  217. S. Shimauchi and S. Makino, ''Stereo projection echo canceller with true echo path estimation, '' in Proc. ICASSP95, pp. 3059-3062, May 1995. [PDF] Google Scholar Citation: 112
  218. M. Tanaka, Y. Kaneda, S. Makino, and J. Kojima, ''Fast projection algorithm and its step size control, '' in Proc. ICASSP95, pp. 945-948, May 1995. [PDF]
  219. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''A new RLS algorithm based on the variation characteristics of a room impulse response, '' in Proc. ICASSP94, vol. III, pp. 373-376, Apr. 1994. [PDF]
  220. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''Exponentially weighted step-size projection algorithm for acoustic echo cancellers, '' in Proc. IWAENC93, pp. 27-38, Sept. 1993. [PDF]
  221. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Modeling of a room transfer function using common acoustical poles, '' in Proc. ICASSP92, vol. II, pp. 213-216, Mar. 1992. [PDF]
  222. S. Makino and Y. Haneda, ''Subband echo canceller with an exponentially weighted step size NLMS adaptive filter, '' in Proc. IWAENC91 (International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control), pp. 109-120, Sept. 1991. [PDF]
  223. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''Acoustic echo canceller algorithm based on the variation characteristics of a room impulse response, '' in Proc. ICASSP90 (IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing), pp. 1133-1136, Apr. 1990. [PDF]
  224. S. Makino and N. Koizumi, ''Acoustic echo canceller algorithm based on room acoustic characteristics, '' in Proc. WASPAA89 (IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics), S1.1, Oct. 1989. [PDF]



<International Patents>

  1. H. Sawada, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and S. Makino, ''Signal separating apparatus, signal separating method, signal separating program and recording medium, '' US Patent 7,647,209, January 12, 2010, European Patent 1,752,969, Mar. 5, 2014, Chinese Patent, PCT/JP2006/302092, filing, Feb. 2006.
  2. S. Araki, H. Sawada, S. Makino, and R. Mukai, ''Signal separation method, signal separation device and recording medium, '' US Patent 7,496,482, February 24, 2009, European Patent 1,662,485, June 30, 2010, European Patent 2,068,308, May 25, 2011, Chinese Patent, PCT/JP2004/12629, filing, Sept. 2004.
  3. H. Sawada, R. Mukai, S. Araki, and S. Makino, ''Position information estimation device, method thereof, and program, '' US Patent 7,039,546, May 2, 2006, European Patent 1,600,789, Oct. 12, 2011, Chinese Patent, PCT/JP2004/002610, filing, Mar. 2004.
  4. S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Method and apparatus for multi-channel acoustic echo cancellation and recording medium with the method recorded thereon, '' US Patent 6,553,122, April 22, 2003, European Patent 0,944,228, May 26, 2004.
  5. S. Makino, S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, A. Nakagawa, and J. Kojima, ''Subband echo cancellation method for multichannel audio teleconference and echo canceller using the same, '' US Patent 6,246,760, June 12, 2001.
  6. K. Kikuchi, S. Shimauchi, Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and J. Kojima, ''Foreground/background echo canceller, '' US Patent Appl. 08/847,044, Nov. 1998.
  7. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, A. Nakagawa, S. Shimauchi, and J. Kojima, ''Subband acoustic echo canceller, '' US Patent 5,721,772, Feb. 24, 1998, European Patent 0,769,867, June 29, 2005, German Patent DE,696,32,851,T2, June 30, 2005.
  8. S. Shimauchi, S. Makino, and J. Kojima, ''Method and apparatus for multi-channel acoustic echo cancellation, '' US Patent 5,761,318, June 2, 1998, Canadian Patent 2,186,416, Apr. 18, 2000, European Patent 0,766,446, June 2, 2004.
  9. A. Nakagawa, Y. Haneda, S. Makino, S. Shimauchi, and J. Kojima, ''Subband acoustic echo canceller, '' US Patent 5,774,561, June 30, 1998, Canadian Patent 2,183,118, Sept. 7, 1999, European Patent 0,758,830, Dec. 7, 2005.
  10. S. Makino, Y. Haneda, A. Nakagawa, M. Tanaka, S. Shimauchi, and J. Kojima, ''Subband echo cancellation method using projection algorithm, '' US Patent 5,818,945, Oct. 6, 1998, Canadian Patent 2,174,366, Mar. 27, 2001, European Patent 0,739,102, Dec. 8, 2004.
  11. S. Shimauchi, S. Makino, and J. Kojima, ''Method and apparatus for multi-channel acoustic echo cancellation, '' US Patent 5,661,813, Aug. 26, 1997, Canadian Patent 2,161,358, Sept. 28, 1999, European Patent 0,709,999, June 16, 2004.
  12. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, M. Tanaka, and Y. Kaneda, ''Echo cancelling method and apparatus using fast projection scheme, '' US Patent 5,539,731, July 23, 1996, Canadian Patent 2,142,147, Dec. 12, 2000, European Patent 0,667,700, Dec. 29, 2004.
  13. M. Tanaka, Y. Kaneda, S. Makino, Y. Haneda, and J. Kojima, ''Adaptive transfer function estimating method and estimating device using the same, '' US patent 5,602,765, Feb. 11, 1997, Canadian Patent 2,128,666, Sept. 5, 2000, European Patent 0,637,803, Nov. 28, 2001.
  14. S. Makino and Y. Kaneda, ''Echo cancelling method and echo canceller using the same, '' US Patent 5,408,530, Apr. 18, 1995.
  15. Y. Haneda, S. Makino, and Y. Kaneda, ''Acoustic transfer function simulating method and simulator using the same, '' US Patent 5,187,692, Feb. 16, 1993, European Patent 0,505,949, Dec. 18, 1996.
  16. S. Makino, Y. Haneda, and Y. Kaneda, ''Subband echo canceller with adjustable coefficients using a series of step sizes, '' US Patent 5,272,695, Dec. 21, 1993.



<Invited Talks>

  1. S. Makino, Invited Talk at National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, Oct. 2013.
  2. J. Liu and S. Makino, ''Advanced biological signal processing of human communications for healthcare engineering, '' Tutorial Talk at the 2013 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Osaka, July 2013.
  3. S. Makino, Invited Talk at INRIA, Rennes, France, Nov. 2011.
  4. S. Makino, Invited Talk at Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, China, Oct. 2011.
  5. S. Makino, Invited Talk at Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China, Oct. 2011.
  6. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Kansai Chapter, Invited Talk at Kansai University, Sept. 2011.
  7. S. Makino and H. Sawada, ''Blind speech separation based on independent component analysis and sparse component analysis, '' Tutorial Talk at the 2011 Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, Florence, Italy, Aug. 2011.
  8. S. Makino, Invited Talk at University of Trento, Trento, Italy, Aug. 2011.
  9. S. Makino, Invited Talk at University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, June 2011.
  10. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at the University of Tsukuba, Dec. 2010.
  11. S. Makino, ''Blind audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Plenary Talk at the 2010 IEEE Signal Processing Symposium, Image and Vision, Bogota, Colombia, Sept. 2010.
  12. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at the University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany, July 2010.
  13. S. Makino, ''On the use of acoustic arrays in blind separation of convolutive mixtures, '' Plenary Talk at the IEEE Workshop on Computational Advances in Multi-Channel Sensor Array Processing, Aruba, Dutch Antilles, Dec. 2009.
  14. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, Nov. 2009.
  15. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at National University of Tainan, Tainan, Taiwan, Nov. 2009.
  16. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at Southern Taiwan University, Tainan, Taiwan, Nov. 2009.
  17. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Nov. 2009.
  18. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at Siemens Audiology, Erlangen, Germany, Feb. 2009.
  19. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Feb. 2009.
  20. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany, Feb. 2009.
  21. S. Makino, IEEE Signal Processing Society Distinguished Lecture Talk, Invited Talk at Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Erlangen, Germany, Jan. 2009.
  22. S. Makino, IEICE Fellow Talk, Invited Talk at IEICE Technical Report EA2008-17, pp. 65-73, May 2008 (in Japanese).
  23. S. Makino, H. Sawada, and S. Araki, ''Blind audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Keynote Talk at the 2007 International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation, London, UK, Sept. 2007.
  24. S. Makino and H. Sawada, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Tutorial Talk at the 2007 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, Honolulu, Hawaii, Apr. 2007.
  25. S. Makino, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited Talk at Taiwan-Japan Joint Workshop on Speech Science and Technologies, Taipei, Taiwan, Mar. 2007.
  26. S. Makino, ''Blind sources separation of convolutive mixtures, '' Invited Talk at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea, Aug. 2006.
  27. S. Makino and H. Szu, ''Real world solutions by blind sources separations & ICA, '' Short Course on Signal and Image Processing, SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, SC715, Orlando, FL, Apr. 2006.
  28. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, H. Sawada, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited Talk at SICE Chugoku Branch, pp. 2-9, Nov. 2005 (in Japanese).
  29. S. Makino, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited Talk at Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Feb. 2004 (in Japanese).
  30. S. Makino, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited Talk at IEICE Tokai Section, Jan. 2004 (in Japanese).
  31. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, and H. Sawada, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Keynote Talk at 21COE Program in Information, Electrics, and Electronics at Hokkaido University, Nov. 2003.
  32. S. Makino, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Tutorial Talk at Digital Signal Processing Symposium, Nov. 2003 (in Japanese).
  33. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, H. Sawada, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited Talk at IEICE Technical Report EA2003-45, pp. 17-24, June 2003 (in Japanese).
  34. S. Makino, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Invited Talk at Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Jan. 2003 (in Japanese).
  35. S. Makino, ''Audio source separation based on independent component analysis, '' Tutorial Talk at NTT Communication Science Laboratories Open House, June 2002 (in Japanese).
  36. S. Makino, S. Araki, R. Mukai, H. Sawada, R. Aichner, H. Saruwatari, T. Nishikawa, and Y. Hinamoto, '' ICA-based sound separation, '' Tutorial Talk at NTT Workshop on Communication Scene Analysis, Jan. 2002.
  37. S. Makino, ''State-of-the-art technology on acoustics, ''Tutorial Talk at ASJ 21st Century Lecture on Acoustics, Aug. 2001 (in Japanese).
  38. S. Makino, ''Digital signal processing in echo cancellation, '' Invited Talk at IEICE Tokai Section, Feb. 2001 (in Japanese).
  39. S. Makino and S. Shimauchi, ''Stereophonic acoustic echo cancellation - an overview and recent solutions -, '' Plenary Talk at IWAENC99 (International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control), Pocono Manor, PA, Sept. 1999.
  40. S. Makino, ''NTT's R&D toward the multimedia era, ''Short Course at ITB (Institute Technology Bandung, Indonesia) Multimedia Short Course, Bandung, Indonesia, Dec.1998.
  41. S. Makino, ''State-of-the-art technology on multimedia, '' Tutorial Talk at Miyazaki Media Society, Dec. 1997 (in Japanese).
  42. S. Makino, ''State-of-the-art technology on multimedia, '' Tutorial Talk at Suzuka Training Center, Apr. 1997 (in Japanese).



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