Professor Israel Cohen

Research Interests

  • Array Signal Processing
  • Speech Enhancement
  • Noise Estimation
  • Source Localization
  • Blind Source Separation
  • System Identification
  • Adaptive Filtering
  • Image Analysis and Processing
  • Deep Learning

Contact Info

Department of Electrical Engineering Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Technion City, Haifa 3200003, Israel
Room 555, Meyer Building
+972 4 829 47 31
+972 4 829 57 57

Short Biography

Israel Cohen is a Professor of electrical engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. He is an IEEE Fellow “for contributions to the theory and application of speech enhancement”, and Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Signal Processing Society (2019-2020). He received the B.Sc. (1990), M.Sc. (1993) and Ph.D. (1998) degrees in electrical engineering from the Technion. He was a Research Scientist with RAFAEL Research Laboratories, Israel Ministry of Defense (1990-98), and a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Computer Science Department, Yale University, CT, USA (1998-2001). In 2001 he joined the Electrical Engineering Department of the Technion.

Recent Publications

G. Mishne, R. Talmon, I. Cohen, R. R. Coifman and Y. Kluger , "Data-Driven Tree Transforms and Metrics"
I. Ariav, D. Dov, and I. Cohen, "A Deep Architecture for Audio-Visual Voice Activity Detection in the Presence of Transients"
D. Dov, R. Talmon and I. Cohen , "Sequential Audio-Visual Correspondence with Alternating Diffusion Kernels"