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Since Oct. 1, 2001

Zheng-Hua Tan                          

Associate Professor, Ph.D., SM IEEE

Signal and Information Processing (SIP), Department of Electronic Systems, Aalborg University 

Niels Jernes Vej 12, 9220 Aalborg, Denmark

Tel: +45 9940 8686, E-mail: zt@es.aau.dk, Skype ID: zhenghuatan, Linkedin.

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BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION  

He was a Visiting Scientist at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA, an Associate Professor at the Department of Electronic Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China, and a postdoctoral fellow at AI Spoken Language Lab, at the Department of Computer Science at KAIST, Korea. He is now an Associate Professor in the Department of Electronic Systems at Aalborg University, Denmark. Dr. Tan is a Senior Member of the IEEE, and a Member of ACM and ISCA. 

He received the Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 1999, the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Hunan University in 1990 and 1996, respectively. 

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Speech and speaker recognition, noise robust speech processing, multimedia signal and information processing, multimodal human-computer interaction, human robot interaction, and machine learning.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES  

.    Editorial Board Member/Associate Editor, Computer Speech and Language (CSL, Impact Factor: 1.812), Digital Signal Processing (DSP, Impact Factor: 1.495), Computers and Electrical Engineering (CAEE, Impact Factor: 0.992), International Journal of Data Mining, Modelling and Management (IJDMMM).

.    Lead guest editor, Speech Processing for Natural Interaction with Intelligent Environments, Special Issue of IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing (J-STSP, Impact Factor: 3.297). Call-for-Papers

.    Guest editor, New Trends in Signal Processing and Biomedical Engineering, Special Issue of Elsevier Computers and Electrical Engineering (CAEE).

.    Area Chair in Multimedia Signal Processing, The 21st European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2013), Marrakech, Morocco.

.    Invited talks at Hunan University and Hunan Normal University, “Multimodal Sensing and Machine Intelligence”, Changsha, China, 2013.

.    Invited talk at BBN Technologies, "Speech Denoising and Voice Activity Detection", Cambridge, USA, 2012.

.    Invited talk at MIT, "Variable Frame Rate Analysis and Denoising for Speech Recognition", Cambridge, USA, 2012.

.    Invited talk at BUPT National 111 Base, “Multimodal Sensing for Identification and Interaction in the IoT”, Beijing, China, 2012. News page.

.    B&O Innovation Camp Shanghai 2012 (November) and 2013 (July) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University SJTU News 2012, News 2013. AAU Matchmaking News. Exhibition at B&O News.

.    Invited talk at University of Eastern Finland, Speech and Audio Processing Seminar, Joensuu, Finland, 2011.

.    Program Co-Chair of The 3rd International Congress on Image and Signal Processing (CISP 2010), Yantai, China, 16-18 October 2010. 

.    Organising Committee Member and Area Chair in Multimedia Signal Processing, The 18th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2010), Aalborg, Denmark, Aug. 23 - 28, 2010.

.    Co-organiser, Special Session "Person Tracking for Assistive Working and Living Environment" at EUSIPCO 2010, Denmark. 

.    Tutorial, "Internet of Things: Opportunities and Challenges", at the 13th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC 2010), 11-14 October, 2010, Recife, Brazil.

.    Tutorial, "Speech Recognition on Mobile Devices: Distributed and Embedded Solutions" at Interspeech 2008, Brisbane, Australia, 22-26 Sept. 2008. Slides.

.    Co-chair, Special Session “Speech and Audio Processing in Intelligent Environments” at Interspeech 2007, Antwerp, Belgium.

.    Chair, Special Session on "Speech recognition in ubiquitous networking and context-aware computing (Webpage, PDF) at Interspeech 2005, Lisbon, Portugal, Sept. 2005.

.    Organising Committee Member, ITRW and COST278 Final Workshop 278 Final Workshop - Applied Spoken Language Interaction in Distributed Environments (ASIDE2005), Aalborg, Denmark,  Nov., 2005. 

.    Committee chair/member for university positions and PhD defences.

.    Technical committee member for international conferences. Current call for papers: The Third AAU Workshop on Robotics, Biometrics & Forensics & De-identification and Privacy Protection 2014 The second International Conference on Communications, Connectivity, Convergence, Content and Cooperation (IC5-2014), World Forum on Internet of Things 2014.    

 

PROJECTS (RECENT)

.    Durable Interaction with Socially Intelligent Robots (iSocioBot). Project funded by The Danish Council for Independent Research, Technology and Production Sciences. 2013-2017. 2 PhDs and 1 postdoc. News in Ingeniøren.  Postdoc in Social Behaviour Adaptation for Human-Robot Interaction (P21419)

.    CoSound – A Cognitive Systems Approach to Enriched and Actionable Information from Audio Streams. Project funded by Danish Strategic Research Council. 2012-2015.

.    COST Action IC1206De-identification for privacy protection in multimedia content. Project funded by European Commission, EU website for this Action. 2013-2017.


TEACHING

.     Machine Learning (PhD course) Spring 2013, Spring 2011, Fall 2009, Fall 2007

.     Machine Learning (MSc course) Fall 2013, Fall 2012, Fall 2011. All courses: moodle.aau.dk, sict.moodle; calendar: sict/calmoodle

.     Platforms and Methods for Multi-Modal System Architectures (MSc course) Fall 2013, Fall 2012.

.     Multimedia Information and Signal Processing (ICT Summer School), MISP Course 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

.     Extraction and Representation of Features (6th semester course) Spring 2013, Spring 2011.

.     Sensors and RFID Networks (PhD course; data fusion part) Fall 2012.

.     Multi-Modal User Interaction (Master course) Fall 2010, MMUI Fall 2008

.     Digital Signal Processing (Master Course) Fall 2010, Fall 2009, Fall 2008; Fall 2007; Digital Signal Processing, Fall 2006

.     Readings in Vision, Graphics and Interactive Systems (Master course) Fall 2010, Course in Fall 2009, Course in Fall 2008 

.    Internet of Things (Life-long Learning), 2010

.    Instrumentation and Data Acquisition (4th semester Course) Spring 2010, Spring 2009

.     Internet of Things (PhD course) Fall 2009

.     Multi-Modal Interaction Design and Perception (Master course) Fall 2009  

.     Advanced Speech Processing (PhD course), Spring 2007

    Readings in Advanced Intellimedia (Master Course), Fall 2007

.     Speech Processing (Master Course) Spring 2006

.     Speech Communication (Master Course) Spring 2006, Spring 2005.

.     Signals and Systems (Shanghai Jiao Tong University).

.     Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (Shanghai Jiao Tong University).

.     About 50 Master and Bachelor student projects. (Info about student project and exams. Curricula, studieordninger in Danish)

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

Copyright Notice: The copyright of each paper belongs to the respective publisher. Electronic copy is provided for personal research and reference only. Here is a list of journals and conferences with submission deadlines.  

 


Journal papers: (Impact factors: IEEE-J-STSP 3.297, IEEE/ACM-TASLP 1.675, IEEE-TMM 1.754, IEEE-TKDE 1.892, Speech Communication 1.283, IEEE-SPL 1.674, IEEE INTELL SYST 1.92, IEEE-TCE 1.09, IET-EL 1.04, etc.)

  • Sven Ewan Shepstone, Zheng-Hua Tan and Søren Holdt Jensen, "Using Audio-derived Affective Offset to Enhance TV Recommendation," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2014. PDF from IEEEXplore.
  • Nikolaos Katsarakis, Aristodemos Pnevmatikakis, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, "Combination of Multiple Measurement Cues for Visual Face Tracking," Wireless Personal Communications, 2014. PDF from Springer.
  •  Emanouil Amolochitis, Ioannis T. Christou and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Implementing a Commercial-Strength Parallel Hybrid Movie Recommendation Engine," IEEE Intelligent Systems, 2014. PDF from IEEEXplore.
  • Zhanyu Ma, Arne Leijon, Zheng-Hua Tan and Sheng Gao, “Predictive Distribution of the Dirichlet Mixture Model by the Local Variational Inference Method," The Journal of Signal Processing Systems, 3/2014 74(3), pp: 359-374. PDF from Springer.

  • Sven Ewan Shepstone, Zheng-Hua Tan and Søren Holdt Jensen, "Audio-based Age and Gender Identification to Enhance the Recommendation of TV Content," IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, vol. 59, no. 3, pp. 721-729, August 2013. PDF from IEEEXplore. PDF.
  • Emanouil Amolochitis, Ioannis T. Christou, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, “A Heuristic Hierarchical Scheme for Academic Search and Retrieval,” Information Processing and Management, vol. 49, no. 6, pp. 1326–1343, November 2013. PDF from Elsevier.
  • Theodoros Petsatodis, Fotios Talantzis, Christos Boukis, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, "Exploring super-gaussianity towards robust information-theoretical time delay estimation," The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA), vol. 133, no. 3, pp. 1515-1524, 2013. PDF from JASA.

  • Pejman Mowlaee, Rahim Saeidi, Mads Græsbøll Christensen, Zheng-Hua Tan, Tomi Kinnunen, Pasi Franti, and Søren Holdt Jensen, “A Joint Approach for Single-Channel Speaker Identification and Speech Separation,” IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol.20, no.9, pp.2586-2601, Nov. 2012. PDF from IEEEXplore.

  • Hongbing Cheng, Chunming Rong, Zhenghua Tan and Qingkai Zeng, "Identity based Encryption and Biometric Authentication Scheme for Secure Data Access in Cloud Computing," Chinese Journal of Electronics (English edition), vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 254-259, April 2012. PDF from CJE.

  • Theodoros Petsatodis, Christos Boukis, Fotios Talantzis, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, “Convex Combination of Multiple Statistical Models with Application to VAD,” IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processingvol. 19, no. 8, pp. 2314 - 2327, November 2011. PDF from IEEEXplore.

  • Hristijan Petreski, Sofia Tsekeridou, Eri Giannaka, Neeli Prasad, Ramjee Prasad and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Technology-enabled social learning: a review," International Journal of Knowledge and Learning, vol. 7, nos. 3/4, pp. 253-270, 2011.

  • Zheng-Hua Tan and Børge Lindberg, “Low-Complexity Variable Frame Rate Analysis for Speech Recognition and Voice Activity Detection,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. 798 – 807, October 2010. PDF from IEEEXplore. Draft PDF© IEEE  Results and source codes.

  • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Børge Lindberg, “Robust Speech Recognition by Non-Local Means De-Noising Processing,” IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 2008. PDF from IEEEXplore. 

  • Haitian Xu, Paul Dalsgaard, Zheng-Hua Tan and Børge Lindberg, “Noise Condition-Dependent Training Based on Noise Classification and SNR Estimation,” IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 15, no. 8, pp. 2431 – 2443, Nov. 2007. PDF from IEEEXplore.

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "Exploiting Temporal Correlation of Speech for Error-Robust and Bandwidth-Flexible Distributed Speech Recognition," IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 1391-1403, May 2007. PDF from IEEEXplore. Draft PDF © IEEE

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, "Fuzzy Metagraphs and Its Combination with Indexing Approach in Rule-Based Systems," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 18, no. 6, pp. 829-841, June 2006. PDF from IEEEXplore. Draft PDF © IEEE

  • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Børge Lindberg, “Exploitation of spectral variance to improve robustness in speech recognition,” IEE Electronics Letters, vol. 42, no. 5, pp. 312-314, March 2006. PDF © IEE

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "Automatic Speech Recognition over Error-Prone Wireless Networks," Speech Communication, vol. 47, no. 1-2, pp. 220-242, Sep.- Oct. 2005. PDF from Sciencedirect. Draft PDF © Elsevier

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, "Hybrid evolutionary approach for designing neural networks for classification," IEE Electronics Letters, vol. 40, no. 15, pp. 955-957, July 2004.PDF from IEEEXplore © IEE. Draft PDF.  

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "Partial Splicing Packet Loss Concealment for Distributed Speech Recognition," IEE Electronics Letters, vol. 39, no. 22, pp. 1619-1620, October 2003.  PDF © IEE

          Journal special issues:

  • Weichuan Yu, Zheng-Hua Tan and Yi Wang, “Guest Editors’ Introduction to the Special Issue on New Trends in Signal Processing and Biomedical Engineering,” Elsevier Computers and Electrical Engineering, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 1-81, January 2012.

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, Reinhold Haeb-Umbach, Sadaoki Furui, James R. Glass and Maurizio Omologo, “Introduction to the Issue on Speech Processing for Natural Interaction with Intelligent Environments,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. 769910, October 2010. PDF from IEEEXplore.

  Books and book chapters:

  • Zheng-Hua Tan and Borge Lindberg (eds.), Automatic speech recognition on mobile devices and over communication networks, Springer-Verlag, London, Feb. 2008, Approx. 415 p. 115 illus., Hardcover, ISBN: 978-1-84800-142-8.

  • Mohamed Abou-Zleikha , Zheng-Hua Tan, Mads Græsbøll Christensen and Søren Holdt Jensen, "Utilising Tree-Based Ensemble Learning For Speaker Segmentation,” Full paper published in the Springer LNCS Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations (AIAI 2014), Island of Rhodes, Greece, September 19-21, 2014.

  • Zheng-Hua Tan and Børge Lindberg, "Speech Recognition on Mobile Devices," X. Jiang, M. Ma and C. Chen (eds.), Mobile Multimedia Processing: Fundamentals, Methods, and Applications, Springer, 2010.

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, Yi Wan, Tao Xiang, and Yibin Song, Proceedings of the 3rd International Congress on Image and Signal Processing (CISP 2010), IEEE Press, Yantai, China, October 2010. (ISBN: 978-1-4244-6515-6) 

  • Zheng-Hua Tan, “Audio and speech processing for data mining”, John Wang (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining - 2nd Edition, IGI Global, 2008, pp. 98-103. googlebooks 

  • Zheng-Hua Tan and Imre Varga “Networked, distributed and embedded speech recognition: an overview”, Z.-H. Tan, and B. Lindberg (eds.), Automatic speech recognition on mobile devices and over communication networks, Springer-Verlag, London, Feb. 2008, pp. 1-23.

  • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard, Ralf Mattethat and Børge Lindberg, “A Configurable Distributed Speech Recognition System”, H. Abut, J.H.L. Hansen, K. Takeda (Editors), Digital Signal Processing for In-Vehicle and Mobile Systems 2, Springer Science, New York, NY, 2006.

  • Paul Dalsgaard, Borge Lindberg, Henrik Benner and Zheng-Hua Tan,  Book Abstract of Eurospeech'01 Proceedings, Kommunik Grafiske Løsninger, September 2001.

  • Guangrui Hu, Changqing Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan and Xinbao Gong, Problem Handbook of Signals and Systems, Science Press of China, 1999.

              Conference papers:

    • Yonggang Qi, Honggang Zhang, Yi-Zhe Song and Zheng-Hua Tan, "A Patch-based Sparse Representation for Sketch Recognition," The 4th IEEE International Conference on Network Infrastructure and Digital Content (IEEE IC-NIDC2014), Beijing, China, September 19-21, 2014.
    • Mohamed Abou-Zleikha, Zheng-Hua Tan, Søren Holdt Jensen and Mads Græsbøll Christensen, “Cluster-Based Adaptation Using Density Forest for HMM Phone Recognition,” EUSIPCO 2014 - the 2nd European Signal Processing Conference, September 1-5, 2014, Lisbon, Portugal.
    • Hristijan Petreski, Sofia Tsekeridou, Neeli R. Prasad and Zhen-Hua Tan, “Methodology for Dynamic Learning Resources Discovery and Retrieval from Social Media,” full paper at EDULEARN 2014 – the 6th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona, July 7-9, 2014.
    • Mohamed Abou-Zleikha, Zheng-Hua Tan, Søren Holdt Jensen and Mads Græsbøll Christensen, “Non-linguistic Vocal Events Detection and Localistion Using Online Random Forest,” MIPRO 2014 – the 37th International Convention, Special Session on BiForD – Biometrics & Forensics & De-identification and Privacy Protection, 26-30 May 2014, Opatija, Croatia.
    • Yonggang Qi, Jun Guo, Yi Li, Honggang Zhang, Tao Xiang, Yi-Zhe Song and Zheng-Hua Tan, “Perceptual Grouping via Untangling Gestalt Principles,” The 2013 IEEE Visual Communications and Image Processing conference (VCIP), Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, November 17-20, 2013.
    • Swati Prasad, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, “Multistyle Training and Fusion for Speaker Identification of Disguised Voice,” The First International Conference on Communications, Connectivity, Convergence, Content and Cooperation (IC5), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, December 16-19, 2013.
    • Hristijan Petreski, Sofia Tsekeridou, Neeli R. Prasad and Zhen-Hua Tan, "Multi-dimensional technology-enabled social learning approach,” The 7th International Conference on Open and Distance Learning (ICODL 2013), Athens, Greece, November 8-10, 2013.
    • Sven Ewan Shepstone, Zheng-Hua Tan and Søren Holdt Jensen, “Demographic Recommendation by means of Group Profile Elicitation Using Speaker Age and Gender Recognition,” Interspeech 2013, Lyon, France, August 25-29, 2013.   PDF

    • Morten Højfeldt Rasmussen and Zheng-Hua Tan, “Fusing Eye-gaze and Speech Recognition for Tracking in an Automatic Reading Tutor – A Step in the Right Direction?” Speech and Language Technology for Education (SLaTE 2013), Grenoble, France - August 30-31 & September 1st, 2013. PDF

    • O. Plchot, S. Matsoukas, P. Matejka, N. Dehak, J. Ma, S. Cumani, O. Glembek, H. Hermansky, S.H. Mallidi, N. Mesgarani, R. Schwartz, M. Soufifar, Z.-H. Tan, S. Thomas, B. Zhang and X. Zhou, “Developing a Speaker Identification System for the DARPA RATS project,” ICASSP 2013 - the 38th International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Vancouver, Canada, May 26 - 31, 2013. PDF

    • Swati Prasad, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, “Multi-Frame Rate Based Multiple-Model Training for Robust Speaker Identification of Disguised Voice,” The 16th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC 2013), Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA, June 24-27, 2013.

    • Zhanyu Ma, Zheng-Hua Tan and Swati Prasad, "EEG Signal Classification With Super-Dirichlet Mixture Model," IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop, Ann Arbor, USA, Aug 5-8, 2012.

    • Emanouil Amolochitis, Ioannis T. Christou and Zheng-Hua Tan, "PUBSEARCH: A Hierarchical Heuristic Scheme for Ranking Academic Search Results," International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods (ICPRAM 2012), Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal, 6-8 Feburary, 2012.

    • Menelaos Bakopoulos, Sofia Tsekeridou, Eri Giannaka, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad , “Mobile Video Annotation For Enhanced Rich Media Communication During Emergency Handling,” The 4th International Symposium on Applied Sciences in Biomedical and Communication Technologies (ISABEL 2011), 26-29 October, 2011, Barcelona, Spain.

    • Swati Prasad, Zheng-Hua Tan, Ramjee Prasad, Alvaro Fuentes Cabrera, Ying Gu and Kim Dremstrup, “Feature Selection Strategy for Classification of Single-Trial EEG Elicited by Motor Imagery,” The 14th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC 2011), Brest, France, 3-7 October 2011.

    • P. Mowlaee , R. Saeidi , Z. -H. Tan , M. G. Christensen , T. Kinnunen, P. Fränti, and S. H. Jensen, "Sinusoidal Approach for the Single-Channel Speech Separation and Recognition Challenge," Interspeech 2011, Florence, Italy, 27-31 August 2011.

    • Theodoros Petsatodis, Fotios Talantzis, Christos Boukis, Zheng-Hua Tan and Ramjee Prasad, "Multi-Sensor Voice Activity Detection based on Multiple Observation Hypothesis Testing," Interspeech 2011, Florence, Italy, 27-31 August 2011.

    • Morten Højfeldt Rasmussen, Jack Mostow, Zheng-Hua Tan, Børge Lindberg and Yuanpeng Li, "Evaluating Tracking Accuracy of an Automatic Reading Tutor," Speech and Language Technology for Education (SLaTE 2011), Venice, Italy, 24 - 26 August 2011. PDF

    • Morten Højfeldt Rasmussen, Børge Lindberg and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Combining Acoustic and Language Model Miscue Detection Methods for Dyslexic Read Speech," Speech and Language Technology for Education (SLaTE 2011), Venice, Italy, 24 - 26 August 2011. PDF

    • Menelaos Bakopoulos, Sofia Tsekeridou, Eri Giannaka, Zheng-Hua Tan, and Ramjee Prasad, "Command & Control: Information Merging, Selective Visualization and Decision Support for Emergency Handling," The 8th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, Lisbon, Portugal, May 8-11, 2011.

    • Pejman Mowlaee, Mads Græsbøll Christensen, Zheng-Hua Tan, Søren Holdt Jensen, "A MAP Criterion for Detecting the Number of Speakers at Frame Level in Model-based Single-Channel Speech Separation," The 44th Annual Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Pacific Grove, California, USA, November 2010.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, "Machine Perception for Identification and Interaction in the Internet of Things," invited paper at The 13th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC 2010), October, 2010, Recife, Brazil.   PDF

    • R. Saeidi, P. Mowlaee, T. Kinnunen, Z. -H. Tan, M. G. Christensen, S. H. Jensen, and P. Fränti, “Improving Monaural Speaker Identification by Double-Talk Detection,” Interspeech 2010, Makuhari, Japan, 26-30 Sep. 2010.

    • Rahim Saeidi, Pejman Mowlaee, Tomi Kinnunen, Zheng-Hua Tan, Mads Græsbøll Christensen, Søren Holdt Jensen, Pasi Fränti, "Signal-to-Signal Ratio Independent Speaker Identification Co-Channel Speech Signals," The 20th International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Istanbul, Turkey, August 2010. 

    • M. Andersen, R. S. Andersen, N. Katsarakis, A. Pnevmatikakis and Z.-H. Tan, "Three-Dimensional Adaptive Sensing of People in a Multi-Camera Setup," invited paper at EUSIPCO 2010 – the 18th European Signal Processing Conference, Aalborg, Denmark, August 2010. Video demo.

    • Francesco Santoro, Sergio Pedro, Zheng-Hua Tan and Thomas B. Moeslund, " Crowd Analysis by Using Optical Flow and Density Based Clustering," EUSIPCO 2010 – the 18th European Signal Processing Conference, Aalborg, Denmark, August 2010. Video demo.

    • Pejman Mowlaee, Rahim Saiedi, Zheng-Hua Tan, Mads Græsbøll Christensen, Pasi Franti, Søren Holdt Jensen, "Joint Single-Channel Speech Separation and Speaker Identification,” ICASSP 2010 - the 35th International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Dallas, Texas, USA, March 2010.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan and Børge Lindberg, “High-Accuracy, Low-Complexity Voice Activity Detection Based on A Posteriori SNR Weighted Energy,” Interspeech 2009, Brighton, U.K., September 2009.

    • Morten Højfeldt Rasmussen, Zheng-Hua Tan, Børge Lindberg and Søren Holdt Jensen, "A System for Detecting Miscues in Dyslexic Read Speech,” Interspeech 2009, Brighton, U.K., September 2009.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan and Borge Lindberg, A Posteriori SNR Weighted Energy Based Variable Frame Rate Analysis for Speech Recognition,” Interspeech 2008, Brisbane, Australia, September 2008.  PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan and Borge Lindberg, An Efficient Frame Selection Approach to Variable Frame Rate Analysis for Noise Robust Speech Recognition,” Acoustics 2008 (the 155th ASA meeting), Paris, France, June 2008.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, “Variable Frame Rate Analysis for Automatic Speech Recognition,” SPIE Multimedia Systems and Applications X, Boston, MA, USA, September 2007. 

    • Zheng-Hua Tan and Borge Lindberg, "A Variable Frame Rate Method for Distributed Speech Recognition over Wireless Networks,” The 10th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications, Jaipur, India, December 2007.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "Robust Speech Recognition over Mobile Networks Using Combined Weighted Viterbi Decoding and Subvector Based Error Concealment," Interspeech 2006, Pittsburgh PA, USA, September 2006. PDF

    • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Børge Lindberg, “Robust Speech Recognition from Noise-Type Based Feature Compensation and Model Interpolation in a Multiple Model Framework,” ICASSP 2006 - the 31st International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Toulouse, France, May 2006.  PDF © IEEE

    • Tom Brøndsted, Lars Bo Larsen, Børge Lindberg, Morten Rasmussen, Zheng-Hua Tan, Haitian Xu, “Distributed Speech Recognition for Information Retrieval on Mobile Devices,” Workshop on Speech in Mobile and Pervasive Environments, Espoo, Finland, September 2006.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "Adaptive Multi-Frame-Rate Scheme for Distributed Speech Recognition Based on a Half Frame-Rate Front-End”, IEEE MMSP 2005 – the 7th international workshop on multimedia signal processing, Shanghai, China, November 2005. PDF

    • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Børge Lindberg, “Combined Spectral Subtraction and Cepstral Normalisation for Robust Speech Recognition, ASIDE 2005 - COST278 and ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Applied Spoken Language Interaction in Distributed Environments, Aalborg, Denmark, November 2005. 

    • Tom Brøndsted, Henrik L. Larsen, Lars B. Larsen, Børge Lindberg, Daniel Ortiz-Arroyo, Zheng-Hua Tan, Haitian Xu, Mobile Information Access with Spoken Query Answering”, ASIDE 2005 - COST278 and ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Applied Spoken Language Interaction in Distributed Environments, Aalborg, Denmark, November 2005. PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard, Borge Lindberg and Haitian Xu, “Robust Speech Recognition in Ubiquitous Networking and Context-Aware Computing”, Interspeech 2005, Lisbon, Portugal, September 2005. PDF

    • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Børge Lindberg, “Robust Speech Recognition Based on Noise and SNR Classification - a Multiple-Model Framework”, Interspeech 2005, Lisbon, Portugal, September 2005.  PDF 

    • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard, Ralf Mattethat and Børge Lindberg, “A Configurable Distributed Speech Recognition System”, Biennial on DSP for in-Vehicle and Mobile Systems, Sesimbra , Portugal , September 2005.  PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, “On the Integration of Speech Recognition into Personal Networks,” invited paper at ICSLP 2004 - the 8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, Jeju Island, Korea, October 2004. PDF

    • Haitian Xu, Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Børge Lindberg, “Spectral Subtraction with Full-Wave Rectification and Likelihood Controlled Instantaneous Noise Estimation for Robust Speech Recognition,” ICSLP 2004 - the 8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, Jeju Island , Korea , October 2004. PDF  

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Borge Lindberg and Paul Dalsgaard, "A Comparative Study of Feature-Domain Error Concealment Techniques for Distributed Speech Recognition", Robust 2004 - COST278 and ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Robustness Issues in Conversational Interaction, Norwich, UK, August 2004.  PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "A Subvector-Based Error Concealment Algorithm for Speech Recognition over Mobile Networks," Proceedings ICASSP 2004 - the 29th International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Montreal , Quebec , Canada , May 2004.  PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Paul Dalsgaard and Borge Lindberg, "OOV-Detection And Channel Error Protection For Distributed Speech Recognition Over Wireless Networks," Proceedings ICASSP 2003 - the 28th International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, pp. I-336-339, Hong Kong, P R China April, 2003. PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan and Paul Dalsgaard.  "Channel Error Protection Scheme for Distributed Speech Recognition," Proceedings ICSLP 2002 - the 7th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, pp. 2225-2228, Denver USA , September 2002.  PDF

    • Zheng-Hua Tan, Borge Lindberg and Paul Dalsgaard, "Experiments on A Channel Error Protection Scheme for Distributed Speech Recognition," Proceedings NORSIG 2002 – the 5th Nordic Signal Processing Symposium, Norway, October, 2002. PDF

                Journal papers in Chinese: :

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Modified Miller-Matrix Encoding Method and Its Application in Evolutionary Artificial Neural Networks," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University , 2001.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Study on An Evolutionary Artificial Neural Network," Nature Magazine, 2000.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Designing Artificial Neural Networks Through Evolutionary Programming," Computer Engineering and Applications, 1999, Vol. 35, No. 10.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Fuzzy Metagraphs and Its Feature Analysis," Computer Research & Development, 2000, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 272-277.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Fuzzy Metagraphs: A New Method of Constructing Fuzzy Knowledge Base," Control and Decision, 2000, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 406-410.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Fuzzy Metagraph and Its Applications in Aerocraft Fault Diagnosis," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 1999, 33(9), pp.1103-1106.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Uncertain Knowledge Management in Expert Systems Using Fuzzy Metagraphs," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (English edition), 2000, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 6-9.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "The Application of Computational Intelligence in Fault Diagnosis Expert Systems," Computer Engineering and Applications, 1999, Vol. 35, No. 6, pp.7-10.

    • Chen Wei, Hu Guangrui and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Knowledge Association in Expert System for Fault Diagnosis of Certain Spacecraft," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2000, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp.241-243.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Portable Electrometer Based on PIC Series Singlechip," Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, 2000, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp.78-79, 82.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "The Development of Intelligent Inverter Supply and the Generation of SPWM Wave by Software," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2000, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp.273-275.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Static Measure and Its Programming," Aerospace Measure Technology, 2000, No.1.

    • Ren Xiaolin, Hu Guangrui and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Controlling Chaos in a Chaotic Neuron," Nature Magazine, 1999, No. 5, pp.308-309.

    • Ren Xiaolin, Hu Guangrui and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Controlling Chaos in Chaotic Neuron by Constant Pulses Method," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2000, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp.269-272.

    • Ren Xiaolin, Hu Guangrui and Zheng-Hua Tan, "Synchronization of chaotic neural networks and applications in secure communications," Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2000, Vol. 34, No. 6, pp. 744-747.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Investigation on Some Problems of GAL Programming Using ABEL Software," Journal of Electrical Engineering Education, 1995, 17(Supplemental Issue), 83-85.

    • Zheng-Hua Tan et al., "Research on GAL On-line Programming," Journal of Hunan University, 1995, Vol. 22, Special No. 5, 8-12.

         Patent:

    • Electronic electrical energy meter based on IC card (No. ZL 95 2 36331.3).  

    TECHNICAL REVIEWING

    • Journal Reviewing (30 leading journals):

      • IEEE Transaction on Audio, Speech and Language Processing 

      • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering

      • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics--Part A: Systems and Humans

      • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics

      •    IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing.
      •    IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing.
      • IEEE Signal Processing Letters

      •    IEEE IT Professional Magazine
      • IET Electronics Letters

      • Elsevier Computer Speech and Language

      • Elsevier DSP

      • Elsevier Signal Processing

      • Elsevier Speech Communication

      • Elsevier Pattern Recognition Letters

      • Elsevier Computers and Electrical Engineering

      • Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks

      •    Elsevier Expert Systems With Applications
      • EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing

      • EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing

      • EURASIP Journal on Audio, Speech, and Music Processing

      • International Journal of Data Mining, Modelling and Management

      • Springer Cognitive Computation

      • Springer The Visual Computer

      • Springer Wireless Personal Communications

      •    JASA (The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America) Express Letters
      • China Communications

      • Wiley International Journal of Communication Systems

      • Applied Mathematics & Information Sciences

      •   MDPI Sensors
      •   Hindawi International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks

    • Book Rviewing: D. Barber, Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning, Cambridge University Press, 2012.   

    • External PhD Thesis Reviewing/Assessment Committee Member.

    • Assessment Committee Chairman for a number of PhD Theses at Aalborg University.

    • Conference reviewing for IEEE ICASSP, INTERSPEECH, EUSIPCO, IEEE ICIP, IEEE MMSP, etc.

    • Funding reviewing.