Dr. Pavel Korshunov
Dr. Pavel Korshunov is a postdoctoral researcher in Biometrics group (head of the group: Dr. Sébastien Marcel) at Idiap Research Institute, currently working on the problem of speaker anti-spoofing detection. Originally from Saint-Petersburg, Russia, he received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from School of Computing, National University of Singapore (advisor: Dr. Wei Tsang Ooi) in 2011 and was a postdoctoral researcher in MMSPG (head of the group: Dr. Touradj Ebrahimi) at EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland) from 2011 till 2015. He is a recipient of ACM TOMM Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award in 2011, two top 10% best paper awards in MMSP 2014, and top 10% best paper award in ICIP 2014. He has over 50 research publications, and he is a co-editor of the new JPEG XT standard for HDR images.
His research interests spanned several areas, including computer vision, video analysis, quality assessment, crowdsourcing, high dynamic range imaging, privacy protection, and, also lately, speech analysis, speaker recognition, speaker anti-spoofing, and machine learning. He is one of the current contributors to the signal processing and machine learning open source toolbox Bob.