19D031OSM - Array Processing of Acoustical Signals on Microphone Arrays

Course specification
Course title Array Processing of Acoustical Signals on Microphone Arrays
Acronym 19D031OSM
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications
Type of study doctoral studies
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    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      The goal Introduction to principles, theoretical concepts, and algorithms for processing and assessing parameters of acoustic signals on microphone arrays.
      The outcome Students are expected to learn the basics of space-time processing of acoustic signals and, through theoretical and practical work, become capable of independent research in this field
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      Contents of lectures Introduction to space-time processing of acoustic signals. Modeling of acoustic signals on a microphone array. Spatial filtering (beamforming, null-steering). Estimation of the DoA of acoustic signals. The MUSIC method. Adaptive microphone arrays. Principles of acoustic space-time communications. Space-time processing in an acoustic camera. Identification of noise sources using an acoustic camera.
      Contents of exercises Practical work related to the processing of acoustic signals recorded with an acoustic camera.
      1. J. Benesty, J. Chen , Y. Huang, Microphone Array Signal Processing, Springer, 2008 (Original title)
      2. Liu W. Wideband Beamforming, John Wiley and Sons, New York, USA, 2022. (Original title)
      3. Hary L. Van Trees Optimum array processing, Estimation and modulation Tehory Wiley Interscience 2002 (Original title)
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      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Lectures, mentoring work, practical work, projects
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures Test paper 30
      Practical lessons Oral examination 30
      Projects 40