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Werner Hemmert

Prof. Dr. Werner Hemmert

Regular member MCN, GSN core faculty


Group Leader Bio-Inspired Information Processing, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology


Technische Universität München
Boltzmannstr. 11
D-85748 Garching

Phone: +49 (0)89 / 289-10853
Fax: +49 (0)89 / 289-10805


Further Information

Research focus: Temporal processing in the auditory system, automatic speech recognition, inner ear implants

Key words: Computational neuroscience, engineering

Graduated GSN Student: Dr. Michael Drews, Dr. Miguel Eduardo Obando Leitón

Selected publications:

Holmberg M, Gelbart D and Hemmert W. (2007) Speech encoding in a model of peripheral auditory processing: Quantitative assessment by means of automatic speech recognition. Speech Communication 49(12): 917-932.

Holmberg M, Gelbart D and Hemmert W. (2006) Automatic speech recognition with an adaptation model motivated by auditory processing. Invited for special edition of IEEE Transactions on Speech and Auditory Processing 14(1): 43-49.

Wang H, Holmberg M and Hemmert W. (2006) Auditory Information Coding by Cochlear Nucleus Onset Neurons. IEEE ICASSP - International Conference on Acoustics and Signal Processing, ISBN: 1-4244-0469-X, pp. V 129-132.

Hemmert W, Holmberg M and Ramacher U. (2005) Temporal sound processing by cochlear nucleus octopus neurons. In: W. Duch et al. (Eds.): ICANN 2005, Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS 3696, Springer, pp. 583-588.

Holmberg M, Gelbart D, Ramacher U and Hemmert W. (2005) Automatic Speech Recognition with Neural Spike Trains. Interspeech'2005 - Eurospeech, 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology, ISSN 1018-4074, pp. 1253-1256.