Joseph Picone

Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00AM-9:00AM and 11:00AM-12:00PM

Bio

Dr. Joseph Picone is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Temple University.

Degrees

  • PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1983

Academic Appointments 

  • Professor, Temple University, 2009-present
  • Professor, Mississippi State University, 1999-2009
  • Associate Professor, Mississippi State University, 1994-1999

Recent Publications 

  • Harati, A., & Picone, J. (2013). Assessing Search Term Strength in Spoken Term Detection. Proceedings of the IEEE International Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Cognitive Methods in Situation Awareness and Decision Support (CogSIMA). San Diego, California, USA.
  • Harati, A., Picone, J., & Sobel, M. (2012). Applications of Dirichlet Process Mixtures to Speaker Adaptation. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (pp. 4321-4324). Kyoto, Japan.
  • Srinivasan, S., Ma, T., May, D., Lazarou, G., & Picone, J. (2009). Nonlinear Statistical Modeling of Speech. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering (MaxEnt 2009) (pp. 429-436). Oxford, Mississippi, USA.
  • Srinivasan, S., Ma, T., May, D., Lazarou, G., & Picone, J. (2008). Nonlinear Mixture Autoregressive Hidden Markov Models For Speech Recognition. Proceedings of the International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (pp. 960-963). Brisbane, Australia. 
  • Holland, W., Baca, J., Duncan, D., & Picone, J. (2006b). Language Model Grammar Conversion. Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing & Conference on Computer Games Development (pp. 87-91). Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. 

Research Interest 

  • Machine Learning

Funding Sources

  • National Science Foundation
  • DARPA