Teaching activities

Master Thesis: "Learning Speech Characteristics in Neural Encoder-Decoder Architectures"

Bachelor Thesis: "A Speech Enhancement Generative Adversarial Network for the WTM Robots"

Independent study: "Attention Mechanisms inEncoder-Decoder Architectures"

Seminar Project: "Lip Reading to Improve Human-Robot Communication in Noisy Environments"

Seminar Project: "Learning to Skim Text"

Seminar Project: "Learning Sound Representations from Unlabeled Video: SoundNet"

Seminar Project: "Usage of word embeddings in acoustic emotion recognition"

Seminar Project: "A Neural Conversational Model"

Seminar Project: "Attention Models for Neural Machine
Translation and Sequential Processing

Seminar Project: "Online incremental feature learning with denoising

Seminar Project: "Using RNNs for fuzzy testing syntactic analyzers"

Seminar Project: "Generating sequences with recurrent neural networks"

Seminar Project: "Polyphonic Sound Event Detection with Deep Neural Networks"

Scientific Experiences

2019 Review activities for The 14th Annual ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction - HRI

2018 Review activities for International Conference on Robotics and Automation - ICRA

2018 Review activities for International Joint Conference on Neural Networks - IJCNN

2017 Review activities for International Joint Conference on Neural Networks - IJCNN

Workshops, school and other participations

  • Jointly with Mohammad Ali Zamani and Hadi Beik Mohammadi demonstrated the project "robot that learns how to perform language instructions" in ‘Science is Wonder-ful!’, on September 26-27 2018 Brussels, Belgium
  • Joint work with Leyuan Qu accepted at the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks.
  • Joint work with Sebastian Springenberg accepted at the 26th European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, Computational Intelligence and Machine Learning (ESANN)
  • Research internship at Amazon Alexa, Cambridge UK June-September 2018
  • SECURE Workshop on Transferable Skills at IIT
  • 19-20 Mar., 2018, in Genova, Italy
  • Presented the published work at the Eighth International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Presented the published work at the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL), Valencia, Spain