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
Office:
Room 555, Meyer Building
Phone:
+972 4 829 47 31
Fax:
+972 4 829 57 57
Email:
E-mail

Short Biography

Israel Cohen is a Professor of electrical engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. He is also a Visiting Professor at Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China. 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

X. Wang, J. Benesty, I. Cohen and J. Chen, "Microphone Array Beamforming Based on Maximization of the Front-to-Back Ratio"
G. Mishne, R. Talmon, I. Cohen, R. R. Coifman and Y. Kluger , "Data-Driven Tree Transforms and Metrics"
T. Long, J. Chen, G. Huang, J. Benesty, and I. Cohen, "Acoustic Source Localization Based on Geometric Projection in Reverberant and Noisy Environments"