Benjamin K. Reaves

If you are looking for the musician named Ben Reaves, he is at http://benreavesMUSIC.com

I'm doing speech - only the stuff below about 10KHz...

Bio

Ben's most recent work is at Ellipsis Health in San Francisco, working on the detection of depression in speech. Recently he applied augmented training of deep neural networks to synthesize a specific voice using a limited number of target speaker recordings. His experience with interactive speech applications spans 30 years between Japan and California at Nuance Communications, Panasonic Speech Technology Lab, Oracle Corp, and ATR where his group developed their first real time Speech Translation System. He has been awarded over 7 patents. While at Toyota, he managed projects involving collaborations with Stanford University's Department of Communications, NEC Labs America, KDDI, and Dejima whose VP of Engineering was Adam Cheyer who later founded Siri.

Ben's daughter, Grace, graduated Waseda University and works with VFX. Ben's resume is at http://brss.us/r

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More fun stuff, media, comics at http://brss.us/fun