CoSound PhD Defense and talks

Jens Madsen, one of our CoSound PhD Students, is defending his PhD on October 12. The two invited external examiners will both give talks as well. All are welcome.

PhD defence by Jens Madsen: “Predicting the emotions expressed in music”, Monday 12 October at 14:00, The Technical University of Denmark, building 324, room 060.

Talk: A Tour of Sparsity-Aware Learning Calling at Online, Distributed, Robust And Dictionary Learning By Sergios Theodoridis, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, Monday 12 October at 10:00-11:15, The Technical University of Denmark, Meeting Room S04, Meeting Center, Anker Engelundsvej, Building 101A, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby. See abstract and bio here 

Talk: Expectation, Emotion and Aesthetics in Musical Listening By Marcus Pearce, Lecturer in Sound and Music Processing, Queen Mary, University of London, Tuesday 13 October at 13:00-14:00, The Technical University of Denmark, Meeting Room S02, Meeting Center, Anker Engelundsvej, Building 101A, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby. See abstract and bio here 

CoSound is supporting CIP 2014 in Copenhagen

The 4th International Workshop on Cognitive Information Processing is being held in Copenhagen May 26-28 at the Bella Sky Hotel.

This workshop aims at bringing together researchers from the machine learning, cognitive engineering, human-machine interaction, pattern recognition, statistical signal processing in an effort to promote and encourage cross-fertilization of ideas and tools. CIP 2014 will take place at the Bella Sky Hotel which rises as two leaning towers at the island Amager – an impressive and original achitectural landmark. The workshop will feature keynote addresses and technical presentations, oral and poster, all of which will be included in the workshop proceedings. Papers are solicited for the following areas in theory and applications. Check out the CIP 2014 website here


Prospective authors are invited to submit a double column paper of up to six pages Accepted papers will be published on memory sticks to be distributed at the workshop. The proceedings will be published in an internationally recognized publishing house. We are seeking collaboration with IEEE Xplore.


Special session proposal: December 1, 2013
Submission of full paper: January 4, 2014
Notification of acceptance/rejection: March 5, 2014
Camera-ready paper: April 5, 2014
Advance registration before: April 5, 2014