Lehrstuhl für Multimediakommunikation und Signalverarbeitung

Lebenslauf – Kellermann, Walter, Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Walter Kellermann – Curriculum Vitae

1999- Professor at the Chair for Multimedia Communications and Signal Processing
1999 Cofounder of DSPSolutions
1997-1998 Managing director and project leader at the Institute for Applied Research of the Fachhochschule Regensburg
1993-1999 Professor for Communications at the Electrical Engineering department of the Fachhochschule Regensburg teaching courses on signals and systems, signal processing, and digital communications
1990-1993 Member of technical staff and project leader at the basic development department of Philips Kommunikations Industrie (PKI), Nuremberg
1989-1990 Postdoctoral Member of Technical Staff at the Center for Information Principles Research, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ. Research on intelligent microphone arrays
1988 Dr.-Ing. degree (‚Mit Auszeichnung‘). Thesis on frequency-subband adaptive digital filters for use in hands-free communications
1983-1988 Research and teaching assistant at the Institut für Netzwerk- und Signaltheorie, Technical University Darmstadt
1983 Dipl.-Ing. (univ.) degree from University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in Electrical Engineering. Dipl.-Ing. thesis in speech coding

Honors

Some Professional Activities

Functions

2016-2018 Vice President Technical Directions of IEEE Signal Processing Society
2013-2015 Member at Large of Board of Governors of IEEE Signal Processing Society
2011-2014 Member of the IEEE James L.Flanagan Award Committee
2008-2010 Member of Technical Directions Board of IEEE Signal Processing Society
2008-2010 Chair of the Technical Committee ‚Audio and Electroacoustics‘ (from 2010 on ‚Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing‘) of IEEE Signal Processing Society
2002-2006 Dean of Studies at the Faculty of Engineering Sciences

Conference Organisation

Editor

Associate Editor

  • IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing, 2001-2005
  • EURASIP Journal of Applied Signal Processing, 2004-2006
  • EURASIP Journal on Signal Processing, 2005-2007
  • EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, 2007-

Guest Editor

  • Special Issue on Advances in adaptive filtering theory and applications to acoustic and speech signal
    processing
    , EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Springer, 2016
  • Article Collection on ‚Silencing the echoes‘ – Processing of Reverberant Speech, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Springer, 2015
  • Special Issue on Signal Processing for Assisted Listening, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, 2014
  • Special Issue on Processing Reverberant Speech: Methodologies and Applications, IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, 2010
  • Special Issue on Digital Signal Processing for Hearing Instruments, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Hindawi Publishers, 2009
  • Special Issue on Multi-channel Signal Processing for Audio and Acoustics Applications, IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing, 2004
  • Special Issue on Signal Processing for Acoustic Communication Systems, EURASIP Journal for Applied Signal Processing, Hindawi Publishers, 2003
  • Special Issue on Recent Topics in Hands-free Acoustic Communication, Signal Processing, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2000
  • Special issue Annales de Telecommunication, 1994