Zhiyao Duan

Zhiyao Duan is the PI of the AIR lab. He is an assistant professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at the University of Rochester. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Northwestern University in 2013, a M.S. in Control Science and Engineering from Tsinghua University in 2008, and a B.S. in Automation from Tsinghua University in 2004. He loves music, reading, and traveling. <His Website here.>


Andrea Cogliati

Andrea Cogliati is a PhD student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department. After his B.S. and M.S. in Mathematics from Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy, he spent almost 20 years working in the industry as a consultant and trainer. His research interests focus on computer audition, in particular automatic music transcription and melody extraction. Besides school, Andrea enjoys cooking and writing music. <His Website here.>


Yichi Zhang

Yichi Zhang is a third-year Ph.D. student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department. His research interests are deep neural networks, machine learning, audio signal processing, and computer audition. He received his M.S. in Optical Engineering focusing on spectral analysis and DSP demodulation algorithms in optical fiber communications, from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) in 2014, a B.S. in Electronics and Infotmation Engineering from Wuhan University of Technology (WHUT) in 2011. His hobbies include sports, traveling, and photography. <His Website here.>


Bochen Li

Bochen Li is a third-year Ph.D. student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department. He received a bachelor degree in University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2014. He is interested in music information retrieval problems such as audio-score alignment. He loves classical and jazz music. He plays piano and used to be an student orchestra conductor at USTC. <His Website here.>


Zhuohuang Zhang

Zhuohuang Zhang is a second year Master student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department. He received his B.Eng. in Opto-Electrical Information Engineering from Beijing Institute of Technology in 2015. He loves fitness, travelling and autos. <His Website here.>


Alumni

Iris Yuping Ren (MS'17)

Jonathan Downing (MS'16)

Xinzhao Liu (MS'16)

Jay Biernat (MS'16)

Hanqing Wen (MS'16)

Jun Zhou (Visiting Scholar, 2014-15)

Shumin Xu (MS'15)

David Heid (MS'15)

Yating Gu (MS'15)

Yiyang Chen (MS'14)