5th  Doctoral Student Workshop (2017)

 EiTIC People's Choice Award to the Best Poster,

  • 1st Prize: Ciera Crowel:  poster entitled "Multiplayer Collaboration in Virtual Environments for Children with Autism".
  • 2nd Prize: Antonie Grimaldi : poster entitled "Natural image statistics as a function of dynamic range".

Maria de Maeztu DTIC-UPF Open Science Award: 

  • Marius Miron :  "Training neural networks for classical music source separation"
  • Mónica Domínguez with the poster "Praat on the Web: An Upgrade of Praat for Semi-Automatic Speech Annotation".

mVentures - The Collider Award for Technology Transfer Perspectives: 

 Víctor Casamayor  for "Act as an intelligent robot, sense like an ant".

Intelygenz Award for Best Poster in Machine Learning or Mobile: 

Jordi Pons for "Thinking a grounded deep learning paradigm for music modeling"

 

4th Doctoral Student Workshop (2016)

Best Poster- People's choice award  

  • 1st Prize: Pablo Aragon: Boosting Online democracy through Social Computing. Supervisor: Vicenç Gómez. 
  • 2nd Prize:  Ciera Crowell: A Full-body Interaction Virtual Environment for Promoting Social Behaviors in Children with Autism. Supervisor: Narcís Parés

Prize for Reproducibility in PhD research

  • Amit Ahire (GTI): Interactive Character Animation With Hybrid Approach (results not yet published, repository kept still private)
  • Pablo Aragón (AI): Boosting Online Democracy through Social Computing (publication accepted - to be available in e-repository; data to be published with API and data exploration interface - prototype data exploration)
  • Juanjo Bosch (MIR Lab, MTG): Melody extraction in symphonic music recordings: dataset, method and visualisation tool (publication, datasets and software ongoing, to be published)
  • Monica Dominguez (TALN): Acoustics and Linguistics: The Natural Blend for Expressive Speech in Human-Machine Interaction (publications accepted; datasets)
  • Georgi Dzhambazov (ASP Lab, MTG): Keyphrase spotting of lyrics in acapella recordings using probabilistic modeling (publicationassociated dataset and publicationcode)
  • Sergio Oramas (ASP Lab, MTG), Luis Espinosa (TALN): Music Meets NLP: Datasets and Challenges (publication accepted describing dataset and framework; datasetssoftware
  • Windhya Rankothge (Sup. J. Lobo): Data Modelling for the Evaluation of Virtualized Network Functions Resource Allocation Algorithms (publication 1 and publication 2data sets, modelling methods, software and documentation 

 

3rd Doctoral student workshop (2015)

Awards:

  • Nerea Mangado. “Uncertainty and variability in biomedical engineering”.
  • Laura Becerra “Addressable wireless microstimulators based on electronic rectification of epidemically applied currents are feasible”.
  • Diogo Santos Pata “The effects of hyperpolarization-reset on entorhinal grid cells scale and intrinsic frequencies along the dorsal-ventral axis”.
  • Monica Domínguez “Information structure-prosody interface applied to speech synthesis”.
  • Raúl Parada “Towards measuring user-object interaction in IoT spaces”.