# Publications

## Thesis

B. Mesot. **Inference in switching linear dynamical systems applied to noise robust speech recognition of isolated digits**. PhD thesis, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), 2008. Thesis 4059. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

## Journals

B. Mesot and D. Barber. **A Simple Alternative Derivation of the Expectation Correction Algorithm**. *IEEE Signal Processing Letters*, 2008. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

B. Mesot and D. Barber. **Switching linear dynamical systems for noise robust speech recognition**. *IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing*, 15(6):1850–1858, August 2007. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

B. Mesot and C. Teuscher. **Deducing local rules for solving global tasks with random boolean networks**. *Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena*, 211(1-2):88–106, November 2005. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

## Conferences

B. Mesot and D. Barber. **A Bayesian alternative to gain adaptation in autoregressive hidden Markov models**. *In Proceedings of ICASSP 2007*, April 2007. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

D. Barber and B. Mesot. **A novel Gaussian sum smoother for approximate inference in switching linear dynamical systems**. *In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)*, volume 20, 2006. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

G. Lathoud, M. Magimai-Doss, B. Mesot, and H. Bourlard. **Unsupervised spectral subtraction for noise-robust ASR**. *In Proceedings of ASRU 2005*, November 2005. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

G. Lathoud, M. Magimai-Doss, and B. Mesot. **A spectrogram model for enhanced source localization and noise-robust ASR**. *In Proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2005*, September 2005. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

B. Mesot and C. Teuscher. **Critical values in asynchronous random boolean networks**. *In Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL)*, volume 2801 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, page 367–376, September 2003. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

B. Mesot, E. Sanchez, C-A. Pena, and A. Perez-Uribe. **SOS++: Finding smart behaviours using learning and evolution**. *In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Artificial Life*, pages 264–273, 2002. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

E. Sanchez, A. Perez-Uribe, and B. Mesot. **Solving partially observable problems by evolution and learning of finite state machines**. *In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Evolvable Systems*, 2001. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

## Technical Reports

B. Mesot and D. Barber. **A Bayesian switching linear dynamical system for scale-invariant robust speech extraction**. Technical Report IDIAP-RR-07-52, IDIAP Research Institute, October 2007. Rejected from ICASSP 2008. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

G. Lathoud, M. Magimai-Doss, and B. Mesot. **A frequency–domain silence noise model**. Technical Report IDIAP-RR-05-13, IDIAP Research Institute, April 2005. [ bib ] [ pdf ]

D. Barber and B. Mesot. **Construction and comparison of approximations for switching linear Gaussian state space models**. Technical Report IDIAP-RR-05-06, IDIAP Research Institute, February 2005. [ bib ] [ pdf ]