Karen Livescu

Karen Livescu

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Associate Professor, Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago


20 Dec 2018

Prof. Karen Livescu is an Associate Professor at TTI-Chicago.  She completed her PhD and post-doc in electrical engineering and computer science at MIT and her Bachelor’s degree in Physics at Princeton University.  Karen’s main research interests are at the intersection of speech and language processing and machine learning.  Her recent work includes multi-view representation learning, acoustic word embeddings, and automatic sign language recognition.  Her recent professional activities include serving as a member in the IEEE Spoken Language Technical Committee, an associate editor for IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speechand Language Processing, and a technical co-chair of ASRU 2015 and 2017.