Masashi Unoki

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Name
Masashi Unoki
Affiliation
Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Section
School of Information Science, Department of Information Science, School of Information Science
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
M.S. and Ph.D. from Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (1996,1999)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2000
 - 
2001
JSPS Research Fellow (DC2)(1998), Visiting researcher, ATR Human Information Processing Laboratories (1999), Visiting Associate, CNBH, Univ. of Cambridge (2000-2001), JSPS Research Fellow (PD)(1999-2001)
 

Committee Memberships

 
1995
   
 
The Acoustical Society of Japan  Member
 
1994
   
 
Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers  Member
 
1997
   
 
International Speech Communication Association  Member
 
 
   
 
Research Institute of Signal Processing, Japan  Member
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jul 2019
Multimodal BigFive Personality Trait Analysis Using Communication Skill Indices and Multiple Discussion Types Dataset, Best paper award, 11th International Conference on Social Computing and Social Media (SCSM 2019)
 
Nov 2018
Digital Audio Watermarking Method Based on Singular Spectrum Analysis with Automatic Parameter Estimation Using a Convolutional Neural Network, Best paper award, 14th International Conference on Intelligent Information Hiding and Multimedia Signal Processing (IIH-MSP-2018)
 
Jun 2017
Best Paper Award, IEICE
 
Mar 2013
53th Sato Prize, award for outstanding papers, Acoustical Society of Japan
 
Jul 2012
Best Paper Award, IEEE Ninth International Conference on Intelligent Information Hiding and Multimedia Signal Processing (IIH-MSP-2012)
 
Mar 2010
2010 Sato Prize, award for outstanding papers, The Acoustical Society of Japan
 
Sep 2009
Best Paper Award, IEEE IIHMSP2009
 
Mar 2009
Best Paper Award, RISP
 
2005
2005 Taro Yamashita Award
 
June 2005
Mar 2000
2000 Sato Prize, award for outstanding papers, The Acoustical Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
Galajit Kasorn, Karnjana Jessada, Unoki Masashi, Aimmanee Pakinee
APSIPA TRANSACTIONS ON SIGNAL AND INFORMATION PROCESSING   8    Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Kasorn Galajit, Jessada Karnjana, Pakinee Aimmanee, Masashi Unoki
Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies   110 63-73   Jan 2019
© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019. This paper proposes an audio watermarking method based on the singular-spectrum analysis (SSA) incorporating with a convolutional neural network (CNN) for parameter estimation. A watermark is embedded into an...
Teruki Toya,Peter Birkholz,Masashi Unoki
Speech and Computer - 21st International Conference, SPECOM 2019, Istanbul, Turkey, August 20-25, 2019, Proceedings   491-500   2019   [Refereed]
Boxin He,Shengbei Wang,Weitao Yuan,Jianming Wang,Masashi Unoki
IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, ICME 2019, Shanghai, China, July 8-12, 2019   1354-1359   2019   [Refereed]
Shengbei Wang,Weitao Yuan,Jianming Wang,Masashi Unoki
IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2019, Brighton, United Kingdom, May 12-17, 2019   2632-2636   2019   [Refereed]
Weitao Yuan,Shengbei Wang,Xiangrui Li,Masashi Unoki,Wenwu Wang
IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2019, Brighton, United Kingdom, May 12-17, 2019   286-290   2019   [Refereed]
Candy Olivia Mawalim,Shogo Okada,Yukiko I. Nakano,Masashi Unoki
Social Computing and Social Media. Design, Human Behavior and Analytics - 11th International Conference, SCSM 2019, Held as Part of the 21st HCI International Conference, HCII 2019, Orlando, FL, USA, July 26-31, 2019, Proceedings, Part I   370-383   2019   [Refereed]
Shengbei Wang,Weitao Yuan,Jianming Wang,Array
Speech Communication   112 1-14   2019   [Refereed]
Weitao Yuan,Boxin He,Shengbei Wang,Jianming Wang,Array
Speech Communication   106 1-6   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Kasorn Galajit, Jessada Karnjana, Masashi Unoki, Mongkonchai Intarauksorn, Pakinee Aimmanee
2018 International Joint Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing, iSAI-NLP 2018 - Proceedings      Jul 2018
© 2018 IEEE. A singular spectrum analysis-based watermarking scheme is proposed to detect speech signal tampering. The watermark is embedded into the original signal by modifying a part of less-significant singular values of the original signal, a...

Books etc

 
Method of Digital-Audio Watermarking Based on Cochlear Delay Characteristics, Multimedia Information Hiding Technologies and Methodologies for Controlling Data, Ed. Kazuhiko Kondo, Chapter 2
Masashi Unoki and Ryota Miyauchi
IGI Global   2012   
Effects of spatial cues on detectability of alarm signals in noisy environments, PRINCIPLES AND APPLICATIONS OF SPATIAL HEARING, Edited by Yoiti Suzuki, Douglas Brungart, Hiroaki Kato, Kazuhiro Iida, Densil Cabrera, & Yukio Iwaya
Naoki Kuroda, Junfeng Li, Yukio Iwaya, Masashi Unoki, and Masato Akagi
World Scientific,   2011   
Temporal modulation normalization for robust feature extraction and recognition (chapter)Multimedia Tools and Applications
Xugang Lu, Shigeki Masuda, Masashi Unoki, and Satoshi Nakamura
Springer DOI 10.1007/s11042-010-0465-7   2010   
Effect of Presence of Cue Tone on Tuning of Auditory Filter Derived from Simultaneous Masking (Chapter 12)Neurophysiological Bases of Auditory Perception
Shunsuke Kidani and Masashi Unoki
Springer   2010   
Nonlinear responses of a nonlinear cochlear model with the function of an outer hair cell modell, Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing, N. P. Cooper and D. T. Kemp Eds
Yasuki Murakami and Masashi Unoki
World Scientific, London   2009   
Estimates of tuning of auditory filter using simultaneous and forward notched-noise masking, Hearing - from sensory processing to Perception by Kollmeier, B. et al.
Masashi Unoki, Ryota Miyauchi, and Chin-Tuan Tan
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg   2007   
Comparison of the compressive-gammachirp and double-roex auditory filters
Roy D. Patterson, Masashi Unoki, and Toshio Irino
Auditory Signal Processing: physiology, psycholacoustics, and models, D. Pressnitzer et al. Eds. Springer-Verlag, New York   2004   
Speech enhancement and segregation based on human auditory mechanisms
Masato Akagi, Mitsunori Mizumachi, Yuichi Ishimoto, and Masashi Unoki
Enabling Society with Information Technology, Q. Jin et al. Eds, Springer, Tokyo   2002   
A Computational Model of Co-modulation Masking Release (in chapter)
Masashi Unoki and Masato Akagi
NATO ASI series, vol. 312, Computational models of Auditory Function (Edited by S. Greenberg and M. Slaney), IOS Press, Amsterdam   2001   
A Time-Varying, Analysis/Synthesis auditory filterbank based on An IIR Gammachirp filter (in chapter)
Toshio Irino and Masashi Unoki
NATO ASI series, vol. 312, Computational models of Auditory Function (Edited by S. Greenberg and M. Slaney), IOS Press, Amsterdam   2001   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Auditory-inspired end-to-end speech emotion recognition using 3D convolutional recurrent neural networks based on spectral-temporal modulation
Zhichao Peng, Zhi Zhu, Masashi Unoki, Jianwu Dang, Masato Akagi
IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICMC2018)   Jul 2018   
Speech watermarking based on robust principal component analysis and formant manipulations
Shengbei Wang, Weitao Yuan, Jianming Wang, Masashi Unoki
2018 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP2018)   Apr 2018   
Noise Suppression Method Based on Modulation Spectrum Analysis
Takuto Isoyama and Masashi Unoki
20th International Conference on Speech and Computer SPECOM 2018 (SPECOM2018)   24 Sep 2018   
End-to-end speech emotion recognition using 3-d convolutional recurrent neural networks based on modulation spectral features
Zhichao Peng, Zhi Zhu, Masashi Unoki, Jianwu Dang, Masato Akagi
日本音響学会2018年度春季研究発表会講演論文, 2-Q-10, pp. 163-166   Mar 2018   
Study on speech privacy protection by controlling speech transmission index in simulated room
Masashi Unoki, Yuta Kashihara, Maori Kobayashi, Masato Akagi
日本音響学会聴覚研究会資料, vol. 47, no. 8, H-2017-125, pp. 95-100   Dec 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
A study on the speech dereverberation method
Construction of the auditory filterbank
Computational Auditory Scene Analysis
Extraction of the fundamental frequency of speech in real environments

Social Contribution

 
2016 International Workshop on Nonlinear Circuits and Signal Processing (NCSP16) Committee member (General Vice Chair)
[]  RISP  (Honolulu, Hawaii, USA)  7 Mar 2016 - 9 Mar 2016
2017 International Workshop on Nonlinear Circuits and Signal Processing (NCSP17) Committee member (General Chair)
[]  JAIST, Prof. Unoki Masashi  (Guam, USA)  1 Mar 2017 - 4 Mar 2017
The 14th IWDW, International Workshop on Digital-forensics and Watermarking (IWDW 2015)
[]  Organizaing committee,  (Tokyo University of Sciences)  7 Oct 2015 - 10 Oct 2015
Forum Acusticum 2014 (FA2014)
[]  (Krakow, Poland)  8 Sep 2014 - 12 Sep 2014
2014 International Workshop on Nonlinear Circuits and Signal Processing (NCSP14)
[]  Committee member (General Vice Co-Chair)  (Hawaii, USA)  Mar 2014