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Contact Information

Email: yairk@vision.technion.ac.il

 


Areas of Interest

·         Audio Signal Processing

·         Image Processing

·         Signal Processing in Communication

·         Bio-Medical Signal Processing

 


Research Projects

M.Sc. Thesis: “Ultrasound Image Enhancement Based on Image Compounding” (Abstract, Hebrew)

The research was conducted under the supervision of Dr. Moshe Porat.

B.Sc. Project: “EEG Based Epileptic Seizure Prediction using Wavelet Transform and Neural Network” (Abstract)

The research was conducted under the supervision of Dr. Amir Geva.

 


Publications

Y. Kerner and H.K. Lau, “Two Microphone Array MVDR Beamforming with Controlled Beamwidth and Immunity to Gain Mismatch”, Proceedings of the Int’l Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement IWAENC 2012, Sep. 2012.

Y. Kerner and M. Porat, “A Maximum Likelihood Approach to Spatial Compounding of Ultrasound Images”, Technion CCIT Report No. 490, June 2004.

Y. Kerner and M. Porat, “A Maximum Likelihood Approach to Optimal Ultrasound Imaging using Spatial Compounding”, Proceeding of the IEEE Int’l Conf. on Optimization OPTIM 2004, pp. 139-146, May 2004.

 


Patents

B. Burns, Y. Kerner and E. David, “Acoustic Echo Canceller”, United States Patent 8411847.

T. Thormundsson, H.K. Lau and Y. Kerner, “Microphone Array Calibration Method and Apparatus”, United States Patent 8243952.

Y. Kerner, I. Shalem and S. Olafsson, “Communication On Hold”, United States Patent 6731726.

 


Links

 Conexant

 OC Register Article

 Technion

 Electrical Engineering Department

 VISL – Vision and Image Science Lab

 Ari Shenhar

 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

 Electrical & Computer Engineering Department