New publication: Deep Convolutional Neural Networks and Data Augmentation For Environmental Sound Classification

Our paper “Deep Convolutional Neural Networks and Data Augmentation For Environmental Sound Classification” has been accepted for publication in IEEE Signal Processing Letters. The ability of deep convolutional neural networks (CNN) to learn discriminative spectro-temporal patterns makes them well suited to environmental sound classification. However, the relative scarcity of labeled data has impeded the exploitation of this family…

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SONYC is hiring!

SONYC is hiring! Interested in cutting-edge research in cyber-physical systems, urban informatics, data science, machine listening, citizen science, digital media or the internet of things? Are you skilled, self-motivated and able to successfully work in teams? are you interested in doing work that can contribute to addressing one of the most important quality-of-life issues for…

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First journal publication: The Implementation of Low-cost Urban Acoustic Monitoring Devices

We are thrilled to announce that our first SONYC journal paper: The Implementation of Low-cost Urban Acoustic Monitoring Devices Charlie Mydlarz, Justin Salamon and Juan Pablo Bello ..has been accepted into the Applied Acoustics special issue: Acoustics for Smart Cities. This is a high impact journal in the field of acoustics and is our flag…

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PhD fellowship on Machine Listening at MARL

The Music Technology Program of New York University is inviting applications for a PhD research assistantship in the area of Machine Listening to start in Fall of 2016. The position, based at the Music and Audio Research Laboratory (MARL), is for research on the application of audio signal processing and machine learning techniques to the automatic analysis…

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JOIN OUR PROJECT – POSTDOCTORAL POSITION OPEN

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral associate position to join NYU’s MARL. The focus of the position is flexible and intended to contribute research in both environmental sound and music analysis. We’re looking for someone with expertise in one or more of the following areas: audio signal processing, music information retrieval, bio-acoustics, machine learning and/or data science. The…

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Justin Salamon Presents SONYC at Tech For The Public Good Meetup

WagnerTech, in partnership with NYU Tandon School of Engineering, The GovLab and the NYU Center for Data Science, invites you to hear first-hand from tech enthusiasts playing lead roles in their field, about how they are leveraging technology to advance high-impact innovation for the public good. How is technology being used to trigger social change? What are its latest applications/trends…

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