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Doc. Ing. Petr Pollak, CSc.

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Address:CTU FEL K13131, Technicka 2, 166 27 Praha 6, Czech Republic
Phone: (+ 420) 2 2435 2049
Fax: (+ 420) 2 3333 9805
E-mail at FEE ( pollak

CURRICULUM VITAE (*1966, Ing. 1989, CSc. 1994, Doc. 2003)


Czech and English courses : Digital Signal Processing, Speech technology in teleommunications, Speech processing
Diploma and bachelor projects
You can see Czech language pages of presented subjects

Supervising of PhD students - more details are here

Digital signal processing algorithms
Speech processing - member of Speech processing group
     speech enhancement and noise reduction systems for communication purposes
     speech identification in the noisy environment, i.e. problem of Voice Activity Detectors (VAD)
     robust parametrization for speech recognition
     databases of spoken speech (car environment, telephone databases)
     More details you can find at Speech processing group
Basic programming - OS Linux, C++, MATLAB, Perl, TeX (LaTeX)

Co-author of the monograph "Uhlir, J., Sovka, P., Pollak, P., Hanzl, V., Cmejla, R.: Technology of Voice Communication. CTU Publishing, 2007 (In Czech)"
Author and co-author of 91 articles (computed on the basis of Google Scholar)
H-index ISI WoS: 4 (official value in citation report at ISI WoS, 85 citations of 28 newest articles indexed in WoS)
Number of citations in ISI WoS: 140 citations in WoS (excluding self-citations) which cite also older conference papers not indexed in ISI WoS
H-index Scopus: 7 (computed from 160 citations of 40 articles indexed in Scopus, excluding self-citations)
H-index Google Scholar : 15
List of publications: 2017, 2017, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995
The most important works can be found on-line commonly with other publications of Speech processing lab

SGS17/183/OHK3/3T/13 (internal CTU grant, 2017-2019) - "Special Applications of Signal Processing" (řešitel)
SGS14/191/OHK3/3T/13 (internal CTU grant, 2014-2016) - "Advanced Algorithms of Digital Signal Processing and their Applications" (řešitel)
SGS12/143/OHK3/2T/13 (internal CTU grant, 2012-2013) - "Algorithms and Hardware Realizations of Digital Signal Processing" (řešitel)
GAČR 102/08/0707 (2008-2011) - "Speech Recognition under Real-Word Conditions" (principal investigator)
MSM 6840770014 (2005-2011) - "Perspective Informative and Communications Technicalities Research" (Leader of team's C "Signal Processing")
FRVŠ F1a 2436 (2011) - "Innovations in subjects Speech Technology in Telecommunications and Speech Processing" (investigator)
FRVŠ F1a 2515 (2010) - "Interactive education within subjects in the field of speech processing" (investigator)
Radboud University of Nijmegen, Netherlands (2008-2009) - "Research and Technological Development Project on Nijmegen corpus of causal speech" (investigator)
Harman/Becker, Ulm, Germany (2006-2007) - "LC STAR II - Lexica and Corpora for Speech-to-Speech translation components" (second investigator)
Siemens ag, Muenchen, Germany (2006) "Lombard Effect Normalization" (investigator)
IST-1999-10003 (2002-2003) - "SPEECON - Speech Driven Interfaces for Consumer Applications" (investigator - main subcontractor for Czech language database)
INCO-Copernicus 977017 (2000-2001) - "Eastern European Speech Databases for Creation of Voice Driven Teleservices" (co-investigator)
GAČR 102/05/0278 (2005-2007) - "New Trends in Research and Application of Voice Technology" (team member)
AV ČR 1ET201210402 (2004-2007) - "Voice Technologies in Information Systems" (team member)