PROF RAIS AHMED MEMORIAL AWARD

Prof. RAIS AHMED MEMORIAL LECTURES during NSA

1. Dr. S. S. Agrawal ( CEERI, Delhi )
“Speech Research: The Legacy of Prof. Rais Ahmed ”
2002
2. Prof. P. V. S. Rao ( Tata Infotech, Mumbai )
“Indian Scientists in Speech Research & technology”
2003
3. Dr. M. Jayaram ( AIISH , Mysore )
“The Challenges Before Acousticians ”
2004
4. Prof. Anandapadmanabha (MSARS, Bangalore)
“Acoustic Analysis of Voice – A Review”
2005
5. Shri V. Chander, (Director, NPOL, Cochin)
“Signal Processing in Water – Evolution, Challenges & Opportunities”
2006
6. Dr. Dipali Nag (Advisor, ITC Sangeet Research Academy , Kolkata)
“Music Education as performing art and its Cultural and Cognitive Impact”
2007
7. Dr. K. SamudraVijaya (Scientist, TIFR, Mumbai)
“Unconventional Speech Signal Processing”
2008
8. Dr. A.R. Mohanty (IIT, Kharaghpur)
“Sound Quality-An Engineering Design Tool for Noise Control Engineers”
2009
9. Dr. Kuldip K Paliwal ( Australia)
“Usefulness of phase Spectrum in Speech Processing”
2010
10. Dr. SR Savithri (Director, AIISH, Mysore)
“Speech Rhythm in Kannada Speaking Children”
2011
11. Prof. Dr. Hema A Murthy( IIT, Chennai)

Group delay processing of speech signals”

2012
12. (i) Dr. S. Umesh (Professor, IIT-Madras)

”Automatic speech recognition and its social applications”

(ii) Dr. Lakshmi Venkatesh (Associate Professor, Dr. S. R. Chandrasekhar Institute of Speech          & HearingBangalore)

”Perceptual and acoustic correlates of stress production: observations

from young children using cochlear implants”

2013
13. Dr. B Rajashekar (Professor, Manipal University)

“Role of Acoustics in the Assessment & Intervention of Speech & Disorders”

2014
14. Dr. Anupam Shukla (Professor, ABV-IIITM, Gwalior)

“Deep neural network based Hindi speech recognition system of agricultural commodities in India scenario”

2015
15 Prof. B. Yegnanarayanan (BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad Campus)

“My journey through Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing over the years”

2016
16 Dr. P.K. Saxena (Consultant from Principal Scientific Advisor to PMO, New Delhi)

“Speech Security and Steganography”

2017