Graduate School and Research Center In communication systems

Nicholas EVANS

Nicholas EVANS
Nicholas EVANS
Eurecom - Multimedia Communications 
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  • From 2002-06 Nicholas Evans was a lecturer at the University of Wales Swansea (UWS), where he taught courses in Communications, and remained an honorary lecturer until 2009.
  • In 2006 he moved to the Laboratoire Informatique d’Avignon at the Université d’Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse where he taught courses in Image Processing and Digital Communications.
  • He moved to EURECOM in October 2007 where he teaches courses in Mathematical Methods for Engineers, and in Speech and Audio Processing.

Current research topics

  • Speaker diarization, speaker recognition, biometric spoofing countermeasures, multimodal biometrics, acoustic echo cancellation and speech enhancement.

Selected publications



  • In Novembre 2013, he has received with his co-authors Xuran Zhao and Jean-Luc Dugelay, the Best Student Paper Award for the article "Unsupervised multi-view dimensionality reduction with application to audio-visual speaker retrieval".
  • N. Evans is the co-author (with R. Vera Rodriguez, R. P. Lewis and J. S. D. Mason) of a paper that received the Best Student Paper Award at the 4th Summer School for Advanced Studies on Biometrics for Secure Authentication: New Technologies and Embedded Systems, 2007