Paper Awards

Award Winning and Highly Cited Papers

  • Ted Painter and Andreas S. Spanias, “Perceptual Coding of Digital Audio,” Proceedings of the IEEE, pp. 451-513, Vol. 88, No.4, April 2000 (winner of field series 2002 IEEE Donald G. Fink Prize Paper Award). 880 citations
  • A.S. Spanias, “Speech Coding: A Tutorial Review,” Proceedings of the IEEE, Vol. 82, No. 10, pp. 1441-1582, October 1994. 460 citations
  • J. J. Thiagarajan and A. Spanias, “Learning dictionaries for local sparse coding in image classification,” IEEE Asilomar Signals, Systems and Computers, Nov. 2011 (Nominated and Finalist for the Best Student Paper award).
  • J. J. Thiagarajan, K. N. Ramamurthy, and A. Spanias, “Multilevel dictionary learning for sparse representation of images,” Page(s): 271 – 276, in Proc. of IEEE DSP Workshop, Sedona, 2011 (Nominated and Finalist for the Best Student Paper award).
  • Atti, V.; Spanias, A., “Speech Analysis by Estimating Perceptually Relevant Pole Locations,” Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, 2005. Proceedings. (ICASSP ’05). IEEE International Conference on Volume 1, March 18-23, 2005 Page(s):217 – 220, March 2005. (Nominated and Finalist for the Best Student Paper award – certificate given at ICASSP 2005).
  • G. Wichern, H. Thornburg, B. Mechtley, A. Fink, K. Tu, A. Spanias, “Robust Multi-Features Segmentation and Indexing for Natural Sound Environments,” CBMI ’07. International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing, pp. 69-76, June 25-27, ISBN: 1-4244-1011-8, June 2007. (Won Best Student Paper award).
  • S. Sabesan, K. Narayanan, A. Prasad, A. Spanias, J.C. Sackellares & L. D. Iasemidis, “Predictability of epileptic seizures: A comparative study using Lyapunov exponent and entropy based measures”, Proceedings of the 40th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Biloxi, Mississippi, ISA Publishing, pp. 129-135, 2003.. Best Paper Award.