Professor Julien Epps

Head of School

Professor in Signal Processing


Telephone:     +61 2 9385 4009



Room:             105a  Electrical Engineering Building


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  • B.E. (Hons) in Electrical Engineering, University of New South Wales, 1996
  • Ph.D., University of New South Wales, 2001

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Member of The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Member of the International Speech Communication Association
  • Member of the Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association


  • The University of New South Wales, Associate Professor, 2013 - Present
  • The University of New South Wales, Senior Lecturer, 2008 - Present
  • UNSW Asia, Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator, 2007
  • National ICT Australia, Senior Researcher and Project Leader, 2005-2006
  • National ICT Australia, Researcher, 2004-2005
  • Motorola Labs (Sydney), Senior Research Engineer, 2001-2003
  • The University of New South Wales, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2000
  • Ci Technologies, Systems Engineer, 1997

Research Interests

  • Speech modeling and front-end processing
  • Speaker verification, speech recognition, speech and audio coding, auditory modelling, speech enhancement
  • Genomic signal processing
  • DNA sequence analysis, microarray analysis
  • Applications of digital signal processing and pattern recognition

Visiting Appointments

  • Institute for Infocomms Research (I2R), A*STAR, Singapore, Visiting Scientist, 2007
  • University of Sydney, Honorary Associate, 2004-2006
  • The University of New South Wales, Conjoint Senior Lecturer, 2004-2006