Abeer Alwan


Abeer Alwan
Professor and Vice Chair, Undergraduate Affairs
Primary Area: Signals & Systems

Office: 66-147G Engr. IV
Phone: (310) 206-2231
Research Lab: Speech Processing and Auditory Perception Laboratory

Research and Teaching Interests:
Digital speech processing, noise robust speech recognition, models of speech production and perception


Awards and Recognitions

2102  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
 Chair, IEEE James L. Flanagan Speech and Audio Signal Processing Award Committee
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
Selected Publications