Abeer Alwan

Abeer Alwan

PROFESSOR
ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

ECE Department Vice Chair of Undergraduate Affairs

66-147G Engr. IV

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Phone: (310) 206-2231

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RESEARCH AND INTERESTS
Digital speech processing, noise robust speech recognition, models of speech production and perception
NOTABLE PUBLICATIONS
AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
  • 2016-2019, Elected Member, IEEE Signal Processing Society Board of Governers
  • 2016, Distinguished Engineering Educator Award, Engineer’s Council
  • 2015-2018, Elected Member, Intl. Speech Assoc. Soc. (ISCA) Advisory Board
  • 2012, Distinguished Lecturer, Asia Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association
  • 2011-2015, Member and Vice Chair, IEEE Awards Board Review Committee
  • 2011, Fellow, International Speech Communication Association (ISCA)
  • 2009-2011, ISCA Distinguished Lecturer
  • 2008, Fellow, IEEE Signal Processing Society
  • 2008, Keynote Speaker, Interspeech,  Australia
  • 2008-2010, Chair, IEEE James L. Flanagan Speech and Audio Signal Processing Award Committee
  • 2006, Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
  • 2003, Fellow, Acoustical Society of America
  • 1997, Okawa Foundation Award in Telecommunications
  • 1995, NSF Career Development Award
  • 1994, UCLA-TRW Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 1994, NIH FIRST Career Development Award
  • 1993, NSF Research Initiation Award, 1993-1996