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R. Badeau and M. D. Plumbley. Multichannel high resolution NMF for modelling convolutive mixtures of non-stationary signals in the time-frequency domain. To appear in: IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing.

D. Barchiesi, D. Giannoulis, D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Acoustic Scene Classification. To appear in: IEEE Signal Processing Magazine.

D. Barchiesi and M. D. Plumbley. Learning Incoherent Subspaces: Classification via Incoherent Dictionary Learning. To appear in: Journal of Signal Processing Systems.

E. Cano, M. D. Plumbley and Christian Dittmar. Phase-based Harmonic/Percussive Separation. To appear in: Proc INTERSPEECH 2014.

T. Weyde, S. Cottrell, E. Benetos, D. Wolff, D. Tidhar, J. Dykes, M. D. Plumbley, S. Dixon, M. Barthet, N. Gold, S. Abdallah, M. Mahey. Digital Music Lab - A framework for analysing big music data. To appear in: European Conference on Data Analysis (ECDA 2014). [Abstract]

D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Large-scale analysis of frequency modulation in birdsong databases. To appear in: Methods in Ecology and Evolution. [Open Access]
doi:10.1111/2041-210X.12223. (Early View: 17 Jul 2014). Also available as: arXiv:1311.4764

2014

S. Ewert, B. Pardo, M. Mueller and M. D. Plumbley. Score-informed source separation for musical audio recordings: An overview. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine 31(3):116-124, May 2014.
doi:10.1109/MSP.2013.229607

S. Ewert, M. D. Plumbley and M. B. Sandler. Accounting for phase cancellations in non-negative matrix factorization using weighted distances. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2014), Florence, Italy, 4-9 May 2014, pp. 649-653.
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D. Giannoulis, E. Benetos, A. Klapuri and M. D. Plumbley. Improving instrument recognition in polyphonic music through system integration. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2014), Florence, Italy, 4-9 May 2014, pp. 5259-5263.
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T. Murray-Browne and M. D. Plumbley. Harmonic Motion: A toolkit for processing gestural data for interactive sound. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2014), London, UK, pp. 213-216.

K. O'Hanlon and M. D. Plumbley. Polyphonic piano transcription using non-negative matrix factorisation and group sparsity. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2014), Florence, Italy, 4-9 May 2014, pp. 3136-3140.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. An open dataset for research on audio field recording archives: freefield1010. In Proceedings of the AES 53rd International Conference on Semantic Audio, London, UK, Jan 2014. Paper No: P1-6.
[Winner: “Reproducibility-Enabling Works” category in AES53 Reproducible Research Prizes.]
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Robust bird species recognition: Making it work for dawn chorus audio archives. In: Ecology and acoustics: Emergent properties from community to landscape, 16-18 Jun 2014, Paris, France. [Abstract]

D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Automatic large-scale classification of bird sounds is strongly improved by unsupervised feature learning. PeerJ 2:e488. [Open Access]
doi:10.7717/peerj.488. Preprint available as: arXiv:1405.6524

G. Wilson, D. A. Aruliah, C. T. Brown, N. P. Chue Hong, M. Davis, R. T. Guy, S. H. D. Haddock, K. D. Huff, I.M. Mitchell, M. D. Plumbley, B. Waugh, E. P. White, P. Wilson. Best practices for scientific computing. PLoS Biol 12(1): e1001745, 2014.
doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001745 [Open Access]
(Previous version: arXiv preprint arXiv:1210.0530, 2012)

2013

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Predictive information in Gaussian processes with application to music analysis. In: Proceedings of the First International Conference on Geometric Science of Information (GSI 2013), 28-30 Aug 2013, Paris, France. LNCS 8085, pp. 650-657.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-40020-9_72
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R. Badeau and M. D. Plumbley. Probabilistic time-frequency source-filter decomposition of non-stationary signals. In Proceedings of the 21st European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2013), 9-13 Sept 2013, Marrakech, Morocco.
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R. Badeau and M. D. Plumbley. Multichannel HR-NMF for modelling convolutive mixtures of non-stationary signals in the time-frequency domain. In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2013), October 20-23, 2013, New Paltz, NY.
doi:10.1109/WASPAA.2013.6701824

D. Barchiesi and M. D. Plumbley. Learning incoherent dictionaries for sparse approximation using iterative projections and rotations. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 61(8), 2055-2065, Apr 2013.
doi: 10.1109/TSP.2013.2245663
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D. Barchiesi and M. D. Plumbley. Learning incoherent subspaces for classification via supervised iterative projections and rotations. In Proc. 2013 IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP 2013), Sept. 22–25, 2013, Southampton, UK, 6 pages. doi:10.1109/MLSP.2013.6661981

C. Cannam, L. A. Figueira and M. D. Plumbley. SoundSoftware.ac.uk prizes for reproducibility in audio and music research. Presented at: Digital Research 2013 (DR2013), Oxford, UK, 9-11 September 2013.
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H. Ekeus, S. A. Abdallah, P. W. McOwan and M. D. Plumbley. How predictable do we like our music? Eliciting aesthetic preferences with the melody triangle mobile app. In Proceedings of the SMAC-SMC 2013 Stockholm Music Acoustics Conference 2013 jointly with Sound and Music Computing Conference 2013, 30 July - 3 August 2013, Stockholm, Sweden.

H. Ekeus, P. W. McOwan and M. D. Plumbley. Eye tracking as interface for parametric design. In Proc. CHI 2013 Workshop on Gaze Interaction in the Post-WIMP World (SIGEYE@CHI13), April 27, 2013, Paris, France. (6 Pages).
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L. A. Figueira, C. Cannam and M. D. Plumbley. Software techniques for good practice in audio and music research. In Proceedings of the 134th AES Convention, 4-7 May 2013, Rome, Italy. Convention Paper 8872 (8 pages).
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J. Fritsch and M. D. Plumbley. Score informed audio source separation using constrained nonnegative matrix factorization and score synthesis. In: Proc. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013), Vancouver, Canada, 26–31 May 2013, pp. 888-891.
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D. Giannoulis, E. Benetos, D. Stowell, M. Rossignol, M. Lagrange and M. D. Plumbley. Detection and Classification of Acoustic Scenes and Events: An IEEE AASP Challenge. In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2013), October 20-23, 2013, New Paltz, NY.
doi:10.1109/WASPAA.2013.6701819

D. Giannoulis, A. Klapuri and M. D. Plumbley. Recognition of harmonic sounds in polyphonic audio using a missing feature approach. In: Proc. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013), Vancouver, Canada, 26–31 May 2013, pp. 8658-8662.
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D. Giannoulis, D. Stowell, E. Benetos, M. Rossignol, M. Lagrange and M. D. Plumbley. A Database and Challenge for Acoustic Scene Classification and Event Detection. In Proceedings of the 21st European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2013), 9-13 Sept 2013, Marrakech, Morocco.
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N. Keriven, K. O’Hanlon and M. D. Plumbley. Structured sparsity using backwards elimination for automatic music transcription. In Proc. 2013 IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP 2013), Sept. 22–25, 2013, Southampton, UK, 6 pages.
doi:10.1109/MLSP.2013.6661917

B. Mailhé and M. D. Plumbley. Dictionary learning via projected maximal exploration. In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP), December 3-5, 2013, Austin, Texas, USA, p. 626.

B. Mailhé, B. Sturm and M. D. Plumbley. Behavior of greedy sparse representation algorithms on nested supports. In: Proc. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013), Vancouver, Canada, 26–31 May 2013, pp. 5710-5714.
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B. Mailhé, B. Sturm and M. D. Plumbley. Recovery of nested supports by greedy sparse representation algorithms over non-normalized dictionaries. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS 2013) , Lausanne, Switzerland, 8-11 July 2013. [Abstract only]
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T. Murray-Browne, D. Mainstone, N. Bryan-Kinns, and M. D. Plumbley. The Serendiptichord: Reflections on the collaborative design process between artist and researcher. Leonardo, 46(1): 86-87, Feb 2013.
doi: 10.1162/LEON_a_00494
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K. O'Hanlon, H. Nagano and M. D. Plumbley. Using oracle analysis for decomposition-based automatic music transcription. In: M. Aramaki, M. Barthet, R. Kronland-Martinet & S. Ystad (eds), From Sounds to Music and Emotions: 9th International Symposium, CMMR 2012, London, UK, June 19-22, 2012, Revised Selected Papers. LNCS vol 7900, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013, pp 353-365.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-41248-6_19

K. O’Hanlon and M. D. Plumbley. Automatic music transcription using row weighted decompositions. In: Proc. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013), Vancouver, Canada, 26–31 May 2013, pp. 16-20.
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K. O’Hanlon and M. D. Plumbley. Learning overcomplete dictionaries with l0-sparse non-negative matrix factorisation. In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP), December 3-5, 2013, Austin, Texas, USA, pp. 977-980.

M. D. Plumbley. Hearing the shape of a room. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 110(30), 12162-12163, 23 July 2013. [Commentary].
doi: 10.1073/pnas.1309932110
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Z. Qin, Y. Gao, M. D. Plumbley, C. Parini and L. Cuthbert. Low-rank matrix completion based malicious user detection in cooperative spectrum sensing. In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP), December 3-5, 2013, Austin, Texas, USA, pp. 1186-1189.

A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. Synchronising sequencing software to a live drummer. Computer Music Journal, 37(2): 46-60, 2013. doi:10.1162/COMJ_a_00178

D. Stowell, S. Musevic, J. Bonada and M. D. Plumbley. Improved multiple birdsong tracking with distribution derivative method and Markov renewal process clustering. In: Proc. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013), Vancouver, Canada, 26–31 May 2013, pp. 468-472.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Segregating event streams and noise with a Markov renewal process model. Journal of Machine Learning Research, 14:2213−2238, 2013.
(Previous version: arXiv preprint arXiv:1211.2972, 2012)

B. L Sturm, B. Mailhé and M. D. Plumbley. On Theorem 10 in “On Polar Polytopes and the Recovery of Sparse Representations”. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 59(8), 5206-5209, Aug 2013.
doi: 10.1109/TIT.2013.2259294
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2012

S. A. Abdallah, H. Ekeus, P. Foster, A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. Cognitive Music Modelling: an Information Dynamics Approach. In: Proc 3rd International Workshop on Cognitive Information Processing (CIP 2012), Parador de Baiona, Spain, 28-30 May 2012.
doi: 10.1109/CIP.2012.6232940
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. A measure of statistical complexity based on predictive information with application to finite spin systems. Physics Letters A 376(4): 275–281, Jan 2012. doi: 10.1016/j.physleta.2011.10.066
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Predictive Information Rate in Discrete-time Gaussian Processes. Predictive Information Rate in Discrete-time Gaussian Processes. Technical Report C4DM-TR05-12, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London, May 2012. Also available as: arXiv preprint arXiv:1206.0304, 2012.
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A. Adler, V. Emiya, M. G. Jafari, M. Elad, R. Gribonval and M. D. Plumbley. Audio inpainting. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing 20(3): 922-932, Mar 2012. doi: 10.1109/TASL.2011.2168211
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C. Barabasa, M. Jafari, M. D. Plumbley. A robust method for S1/S2 heart sounds detection without ECG reference based on music beat tracking. In Proc. 10th International Symposium on Electronics and Telecommunications (ISETC), Timisoara, Romania, pp 307-310, Nov 15-16, 2012.
doi:10.1109/ISETC.2012.6408110
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D. Barchiesi and M. D. Plumbley. Learning incoherent dictionaries for sparse approximation using iterative projections and rotations. In ICML Workshop on Sparsity, Dictionaries and Projections in Machine Learning and Signal Processing, Edinburgh, Scotland, 30 June 2012.
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C. Cannam, L. A. Figueira and M. D. Plumbley. Sound software: Towards software reuse in audio and music research. In: Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2012), Kyoto, Japan, pp 2745-2748, 25-30 March 2012.
doi 10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6288485
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N. Cleju, M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Analysis-based sparse reconstruction with synthesis-based solvers. In: Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2012), Kyoto, Japan, pp 5401-5404, 25-30 March 2012.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6289142
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N. Cleju, M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Choosing analysis or synthesis recovery for sparse reconstruction. In: Proc. 20th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2012), Bucharest, Romania, August 27-31, 2012, pp. 869-873.
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N. Degara, E. Argones Rua, A. Pena, S. Torres-Guijarro, M. E. P. Davies, and M. D. Plumbley. Reliability-informed beat tracking of musical signals. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing 20(1): 290-301, Jan 2012.
doi: 10.1109/TASL.2011.2160854
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H. Ekeus, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and P. W. McOwan. The Melody Triangle: Exploring pattern and predictability in music. In: Musical Metacreation: Papers from the 2012 AIIDE Workshop. AAAI Technical Report WS-12-16, pp. 35-42. [Proc. 1st International Workshop on Musical Metacreation (MUME 2012), held at the Eighth Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital Entertainment Conference, Palo Alto, California, USA, Oct 9, 2012.]
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H. Ekeus, M. D. Plumbley and P. W. McOwan. Eye tracking as interface for the design of generative visual forms and patterns. In: Predicting Perceptions: Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Appearance. Lulu Press, Edinburgh UK, pp. 117-121. 17-19 April 2012. ISBN 978-1-4716-6869-2
URI: http://opendepot.org/1075/ [Mirror]
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives.

J. Fritsch, J. Ganseman and M. D. Plumbley. A comparison of two different methods for score-informed source separation. In Proc. 5th International Workshop on Machine Learning and Music, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, 30 June 2012, pp. 11-12.
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H. Fujihara, A. Klapuri and M. D. Plumbley. Instrumentation-based music similarity using sparse representations. In: Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2012), Kyoto, Japan, pp 433-436, 25-30 March 2012.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6287909
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A. Gretsistas and M. D. Plumbley. Group Polytope Faces Pursuit for recovery of block-sparse signals. In: Proc 10th International Conference on Latent Variable Analysis and Signal Separation (LVA/ICA 2012), Tel-Aviv, Israel, LNCS 7191, pp. 255-262, March 12-15, 2012.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-28551-6_32
The final publication is available at link.springer.com
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A. Gretsistas and M. D. Plumbley. An alternating descent algorithm for the off-grid DOA estimation problem with sparsity constraints. In: Proc. 20th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2012), Bucharest, Romania, August 27-31, 2012, pp. 874-878.
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F. Hedayioglu, M. G. Jafari, S. S. Mattos, M. D. Plumbley and M. Coimbra. Denoising and segmentation of the second heart sound using matching pursuit. In Proc. 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC'12), San Diego, CA, USA, pp. 3440-3443, Aug 28 - Sep 1, 2012.
doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2012.6346705
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B. Mailhé and M. D. Plumbley. Dictionary learning with large step gradient descent for sparse representations. In: Proc 10th International Conference on Latent Variable Analysis and Signal Separation (LVA/ICA 2012), Tel-Aviv, Israel, LNCS 7191, pp. 231-238, March 12-15, 2012.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-28551-6_29
The final publication is available at link.springer.com
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B. Mailhé, D. Barchiesi and M. D. Plumbley. INK-SVD: Learning incoherent dictionaries for sparse representations. In: Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2012), Kyoto, Japan, pp 3573-3576, 25-30 March 2012.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6288688
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K. O'Hanlon, H. Nagano and M. D. Plumbley. Structured sparsity for automatic music transcription. In: Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2012), Kyoto, Japan, pp 441-444, 25-30 March 2012.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6287911
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K. O'Hanlon, H. Nagano and M. D. Plumbley. Oracle Analysis of Sparse Automatic Music Transcription. In: Proc. 9th International Symposium on Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval (CMMR): Music and Emotions, London, UK, 19-22 June 2012, pp. 591-598.
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K. O'Hanlon, H. Nagano and M. D. Plumbley. Group non-negative basis pursuit for automatic music transcription. In 5th International Workshop on Machine Learning and Music, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, 30 June 2012, pp. 15-16. [Extended abstract]
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A. Stark and M. D. Plumbley. Performance following: Real-time prediction of musical sequences without a score. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, 20(1): 190-199, Jan 2012. doi: 10.1109/TASL.2011.2159593
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Multi-target pitch tracking of vibrato sources in noise using the GM-PHD filter. In 5th International Workshop on Machine Learning and Music, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, 2012, pp. 27-28. [Extended abstract]
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Framewise heterodyne chirp analysis of birdsong. In: Proc. 20th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2012), Bucharest, Romania, August 27-31, 2012, pp. 2694- 2698.
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2011

A. Adler, M. Elad, V. Emiya, R. Gribonval, M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. A reproducible research framework for audio inpainting. In Proc 4th Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS 11), Edinburgh, Scotland, June 27-30, 2011, p 77 [Extended abstract].
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A. Adler, V. Emiya, M. G. Jafari, M. Elad, R. Gribonval, M. D. Plumbley. A constrained matching pursuit approach to audio declipping. In Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2011), Prague, pp 329-332, May 22-27, 2011.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2011.5946407
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D. Barchiesi and M. D. Plumbley. Dictionary learning of convolved signals. In Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2011), Prague, pp 5812-5815, May 22-27, 2011.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2011.5947682
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I. Damnjanovic, M. E. P. Davies, M. D. Plumbley. Evaluating dictionary learning for sparse representation algorithms using SMALLbox. In Proc 4th Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS 11), Edinburgh, Scotland, June 27-30, 2011, p 76 [Extended abstract].
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M. E. P. Davies, N. Degara, and M. D. Plumbley. Measuring the performance of beat tracking algorithms using a beat error histogram IEEE Signal Processing Letters 18(3):157-160, Mar 2011.
doi: 10.1109/LSP.2010.2102018
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N. Degara, M. E. P. Davies, A. Pena, and M. D. Plumbley. Onset event decoding exploiting the rhythmic structure of polyphonic music. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing 5(6): 1228-1239, Oct 2011. doi: 10.1109/JSTSP.2011.2146229
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G. Evangelista, S. Marchand, M. D. Plumbley and E. Vincent. Sound source separation. In U. Zölzer (ed), DAFX: Digital Audio Effects, 2nd edition, Chapter 14, pp. 551-558. John Wiley & Sons, March 2011. ISBN 978-0-470-66599-2.
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P. Foster, A. Klapuri and M. D. Plumbley. Causal prediction of continuous-valued music features. In Proc 12th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2011), October 24-28, pp 501-506.
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D. Giannoulis, D. Barchiesi, A. Klapuri and M. D. Plumbley. On the disjointness of sources in music using different time-frequency representations. In: Proc IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2011), October 16-19, 2011, New Paltz, NY, pp 261-264, 2011.
doi: 10.1109/ASPAA.2011.6082321

A. Gretsistas and M. D. Plumbley. A source localization approach based on structured sparsity for broadband far-field sources. In Proc 4th Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS 11), Edinburgh, Scotland, June 27-30, 2011, p 35 (Extended abstract).
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F. L. Hedayioglu, M. G. Jafari, S. S. Mattos, M. D. Plumbley, M. T. Coimbra. Separating sources from sequentially acquired mixtures of heart signals. In Proc IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2011), Prague, pp 653-656, May 22-27, 2011.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2011.5946488
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M. G. Jafari, F. L. Hedayioglu, M. T. Coimbra and M. D. Plumbley. Blind source separation of periodic sources from sequentially recorded instantaneous mixtures. In Proc 7th International Symposium on Image and Signal Processing and Analysis (ISPA 2011), Dubrovnik, Croatia, 4-6 Sept. 2011, pp 540-545, 2011.

M.G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Fast dictionary learning for sparse representations of speech signals. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing 5(5): 1025-1031, Sep 2011.
doi: 10.1109/JSTSP.2011.2157892
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B. Mailhe and M. D. Plumbley. Local optimality of dictionary learning algorithms. In Proc 4th Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS 11), Edinburgh, Scotland, June 27-30, 2011, p 67 [Extended abstract].
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T. Murray-Browne, D. Mainstone, N. Bryan-Kinns and M. D. Plumbley. The medium is the message: Composing instruments and performing mappings. In Proceedings of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2011), 30 May - 1 June 2011, Oslo, Norway, pp 56-59, 2011.
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A. Nesbit, M. G. Jafari, E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Audio source separation using sparse representations. In W. Wang (Ed), Machine Audition: Principles, Algorithms and Systems. Chapter 10, pp.246-264. IGI Global, 2011.
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K. O’Hanlon and M. D. Plumbley. Structure-aware non-negative dictionary learning. In Proc 4th Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS 11), Edinburgh, Scotland, June 27-30, 2011, p69 [Extended abstract].
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K. O’Hanlon and M. D. Plumbley. Structure-aware dictionary learning with harmonic atoms. In Proc 19th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2011), Barcelona, Spain, 29 Aug – 2 Sep 2011, pp 1761-65.
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B. Ophir, M. Elad, N. Bertin and M. D. Plumbley. Sequential minimal eigenvalues: An approach to analysis dictionary learning. In Proc 19th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2011), Barcelona, Spain, 29 Aug – 2 Sep 2011, pp 1465-1469.
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A. Robertson, A. M. Stark and M. D. Plumbley. Real-time visual beat tracking using a comb filter matrix. In Proceedings of the 10th International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2011), Huddersfield, UK, 31 July - 5 August 2011, pp 617-620.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Learning timbre analogies from unlabelled data by multivariate tree regression. Journal of New Music Research 40(4): 325-336, 2011. doi: 10.1080/09298215.2011.596938
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This is a preprint of an article whose final and definitive form has been published in the Journal of New Music Research © 2011 Taylor & Francis; Journal of New Music Research is available online at: www.tandfonline.com OpenURL

E. Vincent, M. G. Jafari, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. Probabilistic modeling paradigms for audio source separation. In W. Wang (Ed), Machine Audition: Principles, Algorithms and Systems. Chapter 7, pp. 162-185. IGI Global, 2011.
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2010

S. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Predictive information and Bayesian surprise in exchangeable random processes. Technical Report C4DM-TR10-09, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary, University of London. 31 October 2010
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S. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Predictive information, multi-information, and binding information. Technical Report C4DM-TR10-10, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary, University of London. 9 December 2010
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I. Damnjanovic, M. E. P. Davies, M. D. Plumbley. SMALLbox: An evaluation framework for sparse representations and dictionary learning algorithms. In: Proc. LVA/ICA 2010, St. Malo, France, Sept. 27-30, 2010. LNCS 6365, pp. 418-425.
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N. Degara, A. Pena, M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Note onset detection using rhythmic structure. In Proc ICASSP 2010, Dallas, TX, USA, pp 5526-5529, March 2010.
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A. Gretsistas, I. Damnjanovic and M. D. Plumbley. Gradient polytope faces pursuit for large scale sparse recovery problems. In Proc ICASSP 2010, Dallas, TX, USA, pp 2030-2033, March 2010.
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A. Gretsistas and M. D. Plumbley. A multichannel spatial compressed sensing approach for direction of arrival estimation. In: Proc. LVA/ICA 2010, St. Malo, France, Sept. 27-30, 2010. LNCS 6365, pp. 458-465.
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M. G. Jafari, and M. D. Plumbley. A doubly sparse greedy adaptive dictionary learning algorithm for music and large-scale data. In Proc AES 128th Convention, London, UK, 22-25 May 2010. Convention Paper 8087.

F. Jaillet, R. Gribonval, M. D. Plumbley and H. Zayyani. An l1 criterion for dictionary learning by subspace identification. In Proc ICASSP 2010, Dallas, TX, USA, pp 5482-5485, March 2010.
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T. Murray-Browne, D. Mainstone, N. Bryan-Kinns and M. D. Plumbley. The Serendiptichord: A wearable instrument for contemporary dance performance. In Proc AES 128th Convention, London, UK, 22-25 May 2010. Paper number 8139.
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T. Murray-Browne, D. Mainstone, N. Bryan-Kinns, M. D. Plumbley, Balancing predictable control with chance discovery in a wearable instrument for dancers. Presented at the Sound, Sight, Space and Play (SSSP) conference, Leicester, UK, June 2-4, 2010. (Talk by Tim Murray-Browne)

M. D. Plumbley, T. Blumensath, L. Daudet, R. Gribonval and M. E. Davies. Sparse representations in audio and music: from coding to source separation. Proceedings of the IEEE 98(6), 995-1005, June 2010.
doi: 10.1109/JPROC.2009.2030345
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M. D. Plumbley, A. Cichocki and R. Bro. Non-negative mixtures. In P. Comon and C. Jutten (Ed), Handbook of Blind Source Separation: Independent Component Analysis and Applications. Chapter 13, pp 515-547. Academic Press, Feb 2010. ISBN-13: 978-0-12-374726-6.
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A. Stark and M. D. Plumbley. Performance following: Tracking a performance without a score. In Proc ICASSP 2010, Dallas, TX, USA, pp 2482-2485, March 2010.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Timbre remapping through a regression-tree technique. In Proceedings of the 7th Sound and Music Computing Conference (SMC 2010), Barcelona, Spain, 21-24 July 2010.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Cross-associating unlabelled timbre distributions to create expressive musical mappings, Workshop on Applications of Pattern Analysis, August 2010.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Delayed decision-making in real-time beatbox percussion classification. Journal of New Music Research, 39 (3), 203-213, 2010.
doi:10.1080/09298215.2010.512979
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley, Birdsong and C4DM: A survey of UK birdsong and machine recognition for music researchers. Tech. Rep. C4DM-TR-09-12, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London, August 2010.
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S. J. Welburn and M. D. Plumbley. Improving the performance of pitch estimators. In Proc AES 128th Convention, London, UK, 22-25 May 2010. Paper number 8033.

2009

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Information Dynamics: Patterns of expectation and surprise in the perception of music. Connection Science, 21(2-3), 89-117, 2009. doi: 10.1080/09540090902733756
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Information dynamics and the perception of temporal structure. In Connectionist Models of Behavior and Cognition II: Proceedings of the 11th Neural Computation and Psychology Workshop, Oxford, UK, 16-18 July 2008, (J. Mayor, N. Ruh and K. Plunkett, eds.), pp179-190. Progress in Neural Processing, Vol. 18, World Scientific Publishing, 2009.

T. Blumensath, M. E. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Convex optimisation for inverse problems of signals from a union of subspaces. Presented at the INSPIRE 2009 Conference on information representation and estimation, London, UK, September 21-24, 2009. (Poster presentation, abstract only).

M. E. P. Davies, N. Degara and M. D. Plumbley. Evaluation Methods for Musical Audio Beat Tracking Algorithms. Technical Report C4DM-TR-09-06, Queen Mary University of London, Centre for Digital Music, 8 October 2009.
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M. E. P. Davies, M. D. Plumbley and D. Eck. Towards a Musical Beat Emphasis Function. In: Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2009), New Paltz, NY, October 18-21, 2009, pp 61-64, 2009.
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M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Speech denoising based on a greedy adaptive dictionary algorithm. In Proc. 17th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2009) Glasgow, Scotland, August 24-28, 2009, pp 1423-1426, 2009.
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M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. A sparse greedy algorithm for speech signals in noise. Presented at the INSPIRE 2009 Conference on information representation and estimation, London, UK, September 21-24, 2009. (Poster presentation, abstract only).

A. Nesbit, E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Benchmarking flexible adaptive time-frequency transforms for underdetermined audio source separation. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2009), 19-24 April 2009, pp. 37-40.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2009.4959514
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A. Nesbit, E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Extension of sparse, adaptive signal decompositions to semi-blind audio source separation. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation (ICA 2009), Paraty, Brazil, March 15-18, 2009, LNCS 5441, pp. 605-612.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-00599-2_76
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M. D. Plumbley and M. Bevilacqua. Stagewise Polytope Faces Pursuit for Recovery of Sparse Representations. Presented at the Sparsity in Machine Learning and Statistics workshop, Cumberland Lodge, UK, 1-3 April 2009.
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M. D. Plumbley and M. Bevilacqua. Sparse Reconstruction for Compressed Sensing using Stagewise Polytope Faces Pursuit. In Proc. 16th International Conference on Digital Signal Processing (DSP 2009), 5-7 July 2009 (8 pp).
doi: 10.1109/ICDSP.2009.5201170
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A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. Post-Processing Fiddle~: A Real-Time Multi-Pitch Tracking Technique using Harmonic Partial Subtraction for Use within Live Performance Systems. In Proceedings of the 2009 International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2009), Montreal, Canada, 16-21 August 2009.
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A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. B-Keeper: experiences in drum tracking. Presented at the Digital Music Research Network One-day Workshop 2009 (DMRN+4), London, UK, Dec 2009 (Talk by Andrew Robertson)

A. M. Stark, M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Real-Time Beat-Synchronous Analysis of Musical Audio. In Proc. of the 12th Int. Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-09), Como, Italy, September 1-4, 2009.
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A. M. Stark and M. D. Plumbley. Real-time chord recognition for live performance. In Proceedings of the 2009 International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2009), Montreal, Canada, 16-21 August 2009.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Fast multidimensional entropy estimation by k-d partitioning. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 16(6), 537-540, 2009.
doi: 10.1109/LSP.2009.2017346
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D. Stowell, A. Robertson, M. D. Plumbley, and N. Bryan-Kinns, Evaluation of live human-computer music-making: quantitative and qualitative approaches, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 67 (11), 960-975, November 2009. doi: 10.1016/j.ijhcs.2009.05.007
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley, Perception of deferred classification in real-time percussion. Presented at the Digital Music Research Network One-day Workshop 2009 (DMRN+4), London, UK, Dec 2009 (Talk by Dan Stowell)

K. Toyama and M. D. Plumbley. Using phase linearity in frequency-domain ICA to tackle the permutation problem. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2009), 19-24 April 2009, pp. 3165-3168. doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2009.4960296
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K. Toyama and M. D. Plumbley. Estimating phase linearity in the frequency-domain ICA demixing matrix. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation (ICA 2009), Paraty, Brazil, March 15-18, 2009, LNCS 5441, pp. 362-370.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-00599-2_46
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S. Welburn and M. D. Plumbley. Estimating Parameters from Audio for an EG+LFO Model of Pitch Envelopes. In Proc. of the 12th Int. Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-09), Como, Italy, September 1-4, 2009.
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S. Welburn and M. D. Plumbley. Rendering audio using expressive MIDI. In Proceedings of the 127th AES Convention, New York NY, USA, October 9-12 2009, Convention Paper 7862.

2008

M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Exploring the effect of rhythmic style classification on automatic tempo estimation. In Proceedings of the 16th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO-2008), Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-29 August 2008.
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J. A. Hockman, J. P. Bello, M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Automated rhythmic transformation of musical audio. In Proc. of the 11th Int. Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-08), Espoo, Finland, September 1-4, 2008, pp 177-180, 2008. ISBN 978-951-22-9517-3.
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M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. An adaptive orthogonal sparsifying transform for speech signals. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing (ISCCSP 2008), Malta, 12–14 March, 2008, pp 786-790, 2008.
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M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Separation of stereo speech signals based on a sparse dictionary algorithm. In Proceedings of the 16th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO-2008), Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-29 August 2008.
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M. G. Jafari, M. D. Plumbley and Mike E. Davies. Speech separation using an adaptive sparse dictionary algorithm. In Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2008), Trento, Italy, 6-8 May 2008, pp 25-28, 2008.
doi: 10.1109/HSCMA.2008.4538679
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M. G. Jafari, E. Vincent, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. An adaptive stereo basis method for convolutive blind audio source separation. Neurocomputing 71(10-12), 2087-2097, June 2008.
doi: 10.1016/j.neucom.2007.08.029
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H. Laurberg, M. Græsbøll Christensen, M. D. Plumbley, L. K. Hansen and S. H. Jensen. Theorems on positive data: On the uniqueness of NMF. Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, Volume 2008, Article ID 764206, 9 pages, 2008. doi: 10.1155/2008/764206
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A. Nesbit and M. D. Plumbley. Oracle estimation of adaptive cosine packet transforms for underdetermined audio source separation. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2008), Las Vegas, USA, 30 March - 4 April, 2008, pp 41-44.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2008.4517541
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A. Nesbit, M. D. Plumbley and E. Vincent. Oracle evaluation of flexible adaptive transforms for underdetermined audio source separation. In Proc ICArn International Workshop 2008, Liverpool, UK, pp 17-20, 2008.
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Y. Nishimori, S. Akaho and M. D. Plumbley. Natural conjugate gradient on complex flag manifolds for complex independent subspace analysis. In V. Kurkova et al. (Eds.): Artificial Neural Networks (Proc. ICANN 2008), Part I, LNCS 5163, pp 165-174, 2008.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-87536-9_18
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M. D. Plumbley, S. A. Abdallah, M. G. Jafari and A. Nesbit. Audio analysis using sparse representations. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 124, p 2570, 2008.
[Invited talk, presented at the 156th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Miami, Florida, November 2008. Abstract only.]
doi:10.1121/1.4783108

A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley and N. Bryan-Kinns. A Turing Test for B-Keeper: Evaluating an Interactive Real-Time Beat-Tracker. In Proc 8th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2008), Genova, Italy, 5-7 June 2008, pp 319-324, 2008.
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A. M. Stark, M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Rhythmic analysis for real-time audio effects. In Proceedings of the 2008 International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2008).
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Characteristics of the beatboxing vocal style. Tech. Rep. C4DM-TR-08-01, Centre for Digital Music, Dept. of Electronic Engineering, Queen Mary, University of London, 2008.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Robustness and independence of voice timbre features under live performance acoustic degradations. In Proc. of the 11th Int. Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-08), Espoo, Finland, September 1-4, 2008, pp. 325-332, 2008. ISBN 978-951-22-9517-3.
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D. Stowell, M. D. Plumbley, and N. Bryan-Kinns. Discourse analysis evaluation method for expressive musical interfaces. In Proc 8th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2008), Genova, Italy, 5-7 June 2008, pp 81-87, 2008.
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J.-B. Thiebaut, S. Abdallah, A. Robertson, N. Bryan-Kinns and M. D. Plumbley. Real time gesture learning and recognition: Towards automatic categorization. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2008), Genova, Italy, 5-7 June 2008, pp 215-217, 2008.
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K. Toyama, A. Nesbit, M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Using phase linearity to tackle the permutation problem in audio source separation. In Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control (IWAENC 2008), Seattle, WA, USA, 14-17 September 2008. Paper no: 9040.
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K. Toyama, A. Nesbit, M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Solving the permutation problem using phase linearity and frequency correlation. In Proc ICArn International Workshop 2008, Liverpool, UK, pp 48-51, 2008.
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E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Efficient Bayesian inference for harmonic models via adaptive posterior factorization. Neurocomputing 72(1-3), 79-87, Dec 2008.
doi:10.1016/j.neucom.2007.12.050
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2007

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley (2007) Information dynamics and temporal structure in music. Presented at: Language and Music as Cognitive Systems, Cambridge, UK, 11-13 May 2007.

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Information Dynamics. Technical Report C4DM-TR07-01, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London, 18 July 2007.
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Information dynamics and temporal structure in music. Presented at the NIPS '07 Workshop on Music, Brain and Cognition, Vancouver, Canada, Dec 2007.
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M. E. Davies, M. J. Jafari, S. A. Abdallah, E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Blind speech separation using space-time independent component analysis. In S. Makino, T. W. Lee, H. Sawada (Eds.): Blind Speech Separation. Springer, 2007
doi: 10.1007/978-1-4020-6479-1_3

M. E. Davies, C. J. James, S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley (eds). Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation, ICA 2007, London, UK. Springer-Verlag, 2007.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74494-8

M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Context-dependent beat tracking of musical audio. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, 15(3), 1009-1020, 2007.
doi:10.1109/TASL.2006.885257
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[Previous version available as: Technical Report C4DM-TR-06-02, 5 April 2006.]

M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. On the use of entropy for beat tracking evaluation. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2007), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 15-20 April 2007. Vol IV, pp IV-1305-1308, 2007.
doi: 10.1109/ICASSP.2007.367317
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M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. The role of high frequencies in convolutive blind source separation of speech signals. In M. E. Davies, C. J. James, S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley (eds.), Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation, ICA 2007, London, UK, 9-12 Sept 2007, LNCS 4666, pp 488-494, Springer, Berlin.
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M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Convolutive blind source separation of speech signals in the low frequency bands. In Proceedings of the 123rd AES Convention, New York, NY, 5-8 October 2007. Convention Paper 7312.
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A. Nesbit, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. Audio source separation with a signal-adaptive local cosine transform. Signal Processing 87(8), 1848-1858, August 2007. Special Issue on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation.
doi:10.1016/j.sigpro.2007.02.011

Y. Nishimori, S. Akaho, S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Flag manifolds for subspace ICA problems. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2007), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 15-20 April 2007. Vol IV, pp IV-1417-1420, 2007.
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M. D. Plumbley. Geometry and manifolds for independent component analysis. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2007), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 15-20 April 2007. Vol IV, pp IV-1397-1400, 2007.
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M. D. Plumbley and S. A. Abdallah. Information theory and sensory perception. In: J. A. Bryant, M. A. Atherton, M. W. Collins (Eds.) Design and Information in Biology: From Molecules to Systems, Chapter 7, pp 205-233. WIT Press, Southampton, UK, 2007. ISBN: 978-1-85312-853-0.

M. D. Plumbley. Dictionary Learning for L1-Exact Sparse Coding. In M. E. Davies, C. J. James, S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley (eds.), Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation, ICA 2007, London, UK, 9-12 Sept 2007, LNCS 4666, pp 406-413, Springer, Berlin.
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M. D. Plumbley. On polar polytopes and the recovery of sparse representations. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 53(9), 3188-3195 , September 2007
doi: 10.1109/TIT.2007.903129
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A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. B-Keeper: A beat-tracker for live performance. In Proceedings of the 2007 Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME07), New York, NY, USA, June 6-10, 2007, pp 234-237, 2007.
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A. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. Real-time beat-tracker for live performance with drums. In Proceedings of the Digital Music Research Network Summer Conference, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK, 7-8 July 2007.
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A. M. Stark, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. P. Davies. Audio effects for real-time performance using beat tracking. In Proceedings of the the 122nd AES Convention, Convention paper 7156. Vienna, Austria, May 5–8 2007.
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A. M. Stark, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. P. Davies. Real-time beat-synchronous audio effects. In Proceedings of New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2007), New York, NY, USA, June 6-10, 2007, pp 344-345, 2007.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Pitch-aware real-time timbral re-mapping. In Proceedings of the Digital Music Research Network Summer Conference, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK, 7-8 July 2007.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Adaptive whitening for improved real-time audio onset detection. In: Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC’07), Copenhagen, Denmark, pp. 312-319, August 2007.
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D. Stowell and M. D. Plumbley. Adaptive whitening preprocessing applied to onset detectors. In Proc. Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX 2007), Onset Detection Task, 2007
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E. Vincent, R. Gribonval and M. D. Plumbley. Oracle estimators for the benchmarking of source separation algorithms. Signal Processing 87(8), 1933-1950, August 2007. Special Issue on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation.
doi:10.1016/j.sigpro.2007.01.016
[BSS Oracle Matlab toolbox]
[Previous version available as: Technical Report C4DM-TR-06-03, 28 July 2006.]

E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Low bitrate object coding of musical audio using Bayesian harmonic models. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, 15(4), 1273-1282, 2007.
doi: 10.1109/TASL.2006.889792
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[Previous version available as: Technical Report C4DM-TR-06-01. 4 April 2006.]

S. J. Welburn, M. D. Plumbley and E. Vincent. Object-coding for resolution-free musical audio. In Proceedings of the 31st International AES Conference: "New Directions in High Resolution Audio", London, UK, June 25-27, 2007.
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2006

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Unsupervised analysis of polyphonic music using sparse coding. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, 17(1), 179-196, January 2006.
doi:10.1109/TNN.2005.861031
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Geometric Dependency Analysis. Technical Report C4DM-TR-06-05, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London, 11 August 2006.
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Information dynamics and musical structure. Presented at the Digital Music Research Network One-day Workshop 2006 (DMRN+1), London, UK, Dec 2006.

M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. A spectral difference approach to downbeat extraction in musical audio. In: Proceedings of the 14th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2006), Florence, Italy, Sept 4-8, 2006.
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M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Entropy based beat tracking evaluation. In Proceedings of the Digital Music Research Network Doctoral Researchers Conference (DMRN-06), London, UK, July 22-23, 2006.
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M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Tempo estimation and beat tracking with adaptive input selection. In Proc. Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX 2006), Audio Beat Tracking and Audio Tempo Extraction tasks, Oct 2006.
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M. G. Jafari, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. Sparse coding for convolutive blind audio source separation. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation (ICA 2006), Charleston, SC, USA, 5-8 March 2006, LNCS 3889, pp 132-139, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2006.
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M. G. Jafari, E. Vincent, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. An adaptive stereo basis method for convolutive blind audio source separation. Technical Report C4DM-TR-06-04, Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London, 9 August 2006.
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M. G. Jafari, E. Vincent, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. Blind source separation of convolutive audio using an adaptive stereo basis. In: A K Nandi and X Zhu (eds.), Proceedings of the ICA Research Network International Workshop, Liverpool, UK, 18-19 Sept 2006, pp 105-108, 2006. ISBN 0 906370 44 2.
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A. Nesbit, M. E. Davies, M. D. Plumbley and M. B. Sandler. Source extraction from two-channel mixtures by joint cosine packet analysis. In: Proceedings of the 14th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2006), Florence, Italy, Sept 4-8, 2006.
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A. Nesbit, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. A signal-adaptive local cosine transform for source separation by time-frequency masking. In: A K Nandi and X Zhu (eds.), Proceedings of the ICA Research Network International Workshop, Liverpool, UK, 18-19 Sept 2006, pp 116-119, 2006. ISBN 0 906370 44 2.
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Y. Nishimori, S. Akaho and M. D. Plumbley. Riemannian Optimization Method on the Flag Manifold for Independent Subspace Analysis. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation (ICA 2006), Charleston, SC, USA, 5-8 March 2006, LNCS 3889, pp 295-302. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2006.
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Y. Nishimori, S. Akaho and M. D. Plumbley. Riemannian Optimization Method on the Generalized Flag Manifold for Complex and Subspace ICA. Presented at MaxEnt 2006: International Workshop on Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering, CNRS, Paris, France, July 8-13, 2006.

M. D. Plumbley. Recovery of Sparse Representations by Polytope Faces Pursuit. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation (ICA 2006), Charleston, SC, USA, 5-8 March 2006, LNCS 3889, pp 206-213. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2006.
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M. D. Plumbley, S. A. Abdallah, T. Blumensath and M. E. Davies. Sparse Representations of Polyphonic Music. Signal Processing 86(3), 417-431, March 2006.
doi:10.1016/j.sigpro.2005.06.007
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M. D. Plumbley, S. A. Abdallah, T. Blumensath, M. G. Jafari, A. Nesbit, E. Vincent and B. Wang. Musical audio analysis using sparse representations. In COMPSTAT 2006 Proceedings in Computational Statistics, Rome, Italy, pp 104-117. Physical-Verlag, 2006.
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A. N. Robertson and M. D. Plumbley. Real-time Interactive Musical Systems: An Overview. In Proceedings of the Digital Music Research Network Doctoral Researchers Conference (DMRN-06), London, UK, July 22-23, 2006.
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C. Sutton, E. Vincent, M. D. Plumbley and J. P. Bello. Transcription of vocal melodies using voice characteristics and algorithm fusion. In Proc. Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX 2006), Audio Melody Extraction contest, 2006.
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E. Vincent, M. G. Jafari and M. D. Plumbley. Preliminary guidelines for subjective evaluation of audio source separation algorithms. In: A K Nandi and X Zhu (eds.), Proceedings of the ICA Research Network International Workshop, Liverpool, UK, 18-19 Sept 2006, pp 93-96, 2006. ISBN 0 906370 44 2.
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E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Fast factorization-based inference for Bayesian harmonic models. In Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing, Maynooth, Ireland, September 6-8, 2006.
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E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Single-Channel Mixture Decomposition Using Bayesian Harmonic Models. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation (ICA 2006), Charleston, SC, USA, 5-8 March 2006, LNCS 3889, pp 722-730. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2006.
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B. Wang and M. D. Plumbley. Investigating single-channel audio source separation methods based on non-negative matrix factorization. In: A K Nandi and X Zhu (eds.), Proceedings of the ICA Research Network International Workshop, 18-19 Sept 2006, pp 17-20, 2006. ISBN 0 906370 44 2.
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B. Wang and M. D. Plumbley. Single Channel Audio Separation by Non-negative Matrix Factorization. Presented at the Digital Music Research Network One-day Workshop 2006 (DMRN+1), London, UK, Dec 2006.

2005

M. E. P. Davies, P. Brossier and M. D. Plumbley. Beat Tracking Towards Automatic Musical Accompaniment. In Proceedings of the AES 118th Convention, Barcelona, May 28-31, 2005. Convention paper 6408.
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M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Beat Tracking With A Two State Model. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2005), Vol. 3, pp241-244 Philadelphia, USA, March 19-23, 2005
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M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Comparing mid-level representations for audio based beat tracking. In Proceedings of the DMRN Summer Conference, Glasgow, 23-24 July 2005.
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T. Myatt, B. Eaglestone, E. Miranda, M. D. Plumbley and F. Rumsey Digital Music Research UK Roadmap, 2005.

M. D. Plumbley. Geometrical methods for non-negative ICA: Manifolds, Lie groups and toral subalgebras. Neurocomputing, 67, 161-197, 2005.
doi:10.1016/j.neucom.2004.11.040
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M. D. Plumbley. Geometry and homotopy for L1 sparse representations. In: Proceedings of the Workshop on Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS'05), 16-18 November 2005, Rennes, France, pp 131-134, 2005
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M. D. Plumbley. Polar Polytopes and Recovery of Sparse Representations. Preprint arXiv:cs/0510032v1, 13 Oct 2005.
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E. Vincent, M. G. Jafari, S. A. Abdallah, M. D. Plumbley and M. E. Davies. Blind Audio Source Separation. Technical Report C4DM-TR-05-01. Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London, 24 November 2005
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E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. A prototype system for object coding of musical audio. In Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 05), pp 239-242, 2005.
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E. Vincent and M. D. Plumbley. Predominant-F0 estimation using Bayesian harmonic waveform models. In Proceedings of the 1st Annual Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX 2005), Audio Melody Extraction contest, September 2005.
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B. Wang and M. D. Plumbley. Musical audio stream separation by non-negative matrix factorization. In Proceedings of the DMRN Summer Conference, Glasgow, 23-24 July 2005.
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2004

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Application of Geometric Dependency Analysis to the Separation of Convolved Mixtures. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation (ICA 2004), pp 540-547, Granada, Spain, September 22-24, 2004.
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Polyphonic music transcription by non-negative sparse coding of power spectra. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2004), pp 318-325, Barcelona, Spain, October 10-14, 2004.
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P. Brossier, J. P. Bello and M. D. Plumbley. Real-time temporal segmentation of note objects in music signals. In Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2004), Florida, USA, November 1-6, 2004.
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P. Brossier, J. P. Bello and M. D. Plumbley. Fast labelling of notes in music signals. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2004), pp 331-336, Barcelona, Spain, October 10-14, 2004.
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M. E. P. Davies and M. D. Plumbley. Causal Tempo Tracking of Audio. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2004), pp 164-169, Barcelona, Spain, October 10-14, 2004.
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E. Oja and M. D. Plumbley. Blind Separation of Positive Sources by Globally Convergent Gradient Search. Neural Computation 16(9), pp 1811-1825, Sept 2004.
doi:10.1162/0899766041336413
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M. D. Plumbley. Optimization using Fourier Expansion over a Geodesic for Non-Negative ICA. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation (ICA 2004), pp 49-56, Granada, Spain, September 22-24, 2004.
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M. D. Plumbley. Lie Group Methods for Optimization with Orthogonality Constraints. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation (ICA 2004), pp 1245-1252, Granada, Spain, September 22-24, 2004. [Invited Keynote]
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M. D. Plumbley and E. Oja. A 'Nonnegative PCA' Algorithm for Independent Component Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, 15(1), pp 66-76, Jan 2004.
doi:10.1109/TNN.2003.820672
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2003

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. An Independent Component Analysis approach to Automatic Music Transcription. In Proceedings of the 114th AES Convention, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Convention paper 5754, 22-25 March 2003.
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Geometric ICA Using Nonlinear Correlation and MDS. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Independent Component Analysis (ICA2003), pp 161-166, Nara, Japan, April 1-4, 2003.
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Probability as metadata: Event detection in music using ICA as a conditional density model. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Independent Component Analysis (ICA2003), pp 233-238, Nara, Japan, April 1-4, 2003. [pdf (290k)]

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Unsupervised onset detection: a probabilistic approach using ICA and a hidden Markov classifier. In Proceedings of the Cambridge Music Processing Colloquium, Cambridge, UK, March 2003. [pdf (657k)]

P. Brossier, M. B. Sandler and M. D. Plumbley. Matching Live Sources with Physical Models. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-03), pp 305-307, 8-11 Sept, 2003. [pdf (122k)]

P. M. Brossier, M. B. Sandler and M. D. Plumbley. Real time object based coding. In Proceedings of the 114th AES Convention, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 22-25 March 2003. Convention paper 5809.
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E. Oja and M. D. Plumbley. Blind Separation of Positive Sources using Non-Negative PCA. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Independent Component Analysis (ICA2003), pp 11-16, Nara, Japan, April 1-4, 2003. [pdf (254k)]

M. D. Plumbley. Algorithms for non-negative independent component analysis. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, 14 (3), pp 534- 543, May 2003.
doi:10.1109/TNN.2003.810616
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2002

M. D. Plumbley. Conditions for nonnegative independent component analysis. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 9(6) , pp177 -180, June 2002.
doi:10.1109/LSP.2002.800502
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M. D. Plumbley. Non-Negative and Geodesic approaches to Independent Component Analysis. Workshop on Independent Component Analysis: Algorithms, Applications and Extensions, 20 December 2002, London, UK (Workshop presentation).
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M. D. Plumbley. Clustering of Sparse Binary Data using a Minimum Description Length Approach. Technical Report, September 2002.
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M. D. Plumbley, S. A. Abdallah, J. P. Bello, M. E. Davies, G. Monti and M. B. Sandler. Automatic music transcription and audio source separation. Cybernetics and Systems, 33(6), pp603-627, 2002.
doi:10.1080/01969720290040777
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C. K. Yong, C. M. Lim, M. Plumbley, D. Beighton, R. Davidson. Identification of dental bacteria using statistical and neural approaches. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP '02), volume 2, pp606-610, 2002.
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2001

S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. If the independent components of natural images are edges, what are the independent components of natural sounds? In Proceedings of the International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation (ICA2001), San Diego, California, December 9-13, 2001. Pages 534-539, 2001.
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S. A. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Sparse coding of music signals. Preprint.
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M. D. Plumbley. Adaptive Lateral Inhibition for Non-negative ICA. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation (ICA2001), San Diego, California, December 9-13, 2001. Pages 516-521, 2001.
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M. D. Plumbley, S. A. Abdallah, J. P. Bello, M. E. Davies, J. Klingseisen, G. Monti and M. B. Sandler. ICA and Related Models Applied to Audio Analysis and Separation. In Proceedings of the Fourth International ICSC Symposium on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems for Industry, Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom June 26 - 29, 2001.
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2000

I. Johnson and M. D. Plumbley. On-line connectionist Q-learning produces unreliable performance with a synonym finding task. Proceedings of the IEEE-INNS-ENNS International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN'2000), Como, Italy 24-27 July 2000, vol. 3, pp. 451-456.
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J. Klingseisen and M. D. Plumbley. Towards musical instrument separation using multiple-cause neural networks. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Independent Component Analysis and Blind Signal Separation, (ICA'2000), 19-22 June 2000, Helsinki, Finland, pages 447-452.
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M. D. Plumbley. Information density and cortical magnification factors. In R. Baddeley, P. Hancock and P. Foldiak, editors, Information Theory and the Brain, Chapter 17, pages 305-317, 2000. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
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E. K. Tzamali, M. D. Plumbley and S. A. Velastin. Motion estimation for crowd analysis using a hierarchical Bayesian approach. Unpublished manuscript, 2000.
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C. K. Yong, M. D. Plumbley and D. Beighton. Enhancing Rapid Decision-making and Identification of Dental Bacteria Using Statistical and Neural Approaches. Unpublished manuscript, 2000.
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1999

S. Abdallah and M. D. Plumbley. Unsupervised Learning in Neural Networks for Auditory Perception and Music Cognition. Cambridge Music Processing Colloquium, Cambridge, England, 30 Sept 1999.
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I. Johnson and M. D. Plumbley. Finding Synonyms in a Regular Language using Reinforcement Learning. Technical Report No 11, Department of Electronic Engineering, King's College London, 1999.
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J. Klingseisen and M. D. Plumbley. Experiments on Musical Instrument Separation using Multiple-Cause Models. Cambridge Music Processing Colloquium, Cambridge, England, 30 Sept 1999.
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J. Orwell and M. D. Plumbley. Maximizing information about a noisy signal with a single non-linear neuron. In Proceedings of ICANN'99, Edinburgh, Sept. 1999, pages 581-586.
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M. D. Plumbley. Do cortical maps adapt to optimize information density? Network: Computation in Neural Systems, 10 pp. 41-58, 1999.
doi:10.1088/0954-898X/10/1/003
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C. K. Yong, M. D. Plumbley and D. Beighton. Identification of Dental Bacteria using Multilayer Perceptron Neural Networks. Unpublished manuscript, 1999.
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1997

M. D. Plumbley. Towards an information density measure for neural feature maps. In Proceedings of the 1996 NEuroNet Workshop on Independent and Principal Component Analysis Methods in Image Analysis and Video Processing, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1997.
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M. D. Plumbley. Magnification in neural information channel maps. In H.-J. Zimmerman, editor, Proceedings the 5th European Congress on Intelligent Techniques and Soft Computing, EUFIT'97, volume 1, pages 359-363. ELITE Foundation, Aachen, Germany, 1997. Invited Lecture.
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M. D. Plumbley. Information-theoretic approaches to neural network learning. In A. Browne, editor, Neural Network Perspectives on Cognition and Adaptive Robotics, chapter 4, pages 72-90. Institute of Physics Publishing, Bristol, UK, 1997.
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M. D. Plumbley. Communications and neural networks: Theory and practice. In International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP'97), pages I-135 - I-138. IEEE, April 1997.
doi:10.1109/ICASSP.1997.599571
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K. C. Tsui and M. D. Plumbley. A new hillclimber for classifier systems. In Proceedings of IEE/IEEE Conference on Genetic Algorithms in Engineering Systems: Innovations and Applications (GALESIA'97), 1-4 September, Glasgow, 1997.
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K. C. Tsui and M. D. Plumbley. A genetic-based adaptive hillclimber. In H.-J. Zimmerman, editor, Proceedings the 5th European Congress on Intelligent Techniques and Soft Computing, EUFIT'97, volume 1, pages 799-803. ELITE Foundation, Aachen, Germany, 1997.

K. C. Tsui and M. D. Plumbley. Designing neural networks using a genetic rule-based system. In Proceedings of 2nd On-Line World Conference on Soft Computing (WSC2). Springer-Verlag, London, 23-27 June 1997. Held online at URL http://www.zen.co.uk/cim.inst/wsc2/.

1996

S. Becker and M. Plumbley. Unsupervised neural network learning procedures for feature extraction and classification. Journal of Applied Intelligence, 6 pp. 185-203, 1996.
doi:10.1007/BF00126625
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M. D. Plumbley. Information processing in negative feedback neural networks. Network: Computation in Neural Systems, 7 no. 2 pp. 301-305, 1996.
doi:10.1088/0954-898X/7/2/010
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K. C. Tsui, B. Azvine, and M. Plumbley. The roles of neural and evolutionary computing in intelligent software systems. BT Technology Journal, 14 no. 4 pp. 46-54, October 1996.

1995

K. Althöfer, D. A. Fraser, G. Bugmann, and M. D. Plumbley. Asymmetric-B-Splines for the fast calculation of C-Space patterns of robot arms. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN'95), Paris, France, volume 2, pages 387-392. EC2 & Cie, Paris, France, 1995.

T. G. Clarkson, J. Hobday, M. D. Plumbley, and B. Schuermann. Industrial activity within NEuroNet. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks ICANN'95, Paris, France, Oct 9-13, 1995, volume Industrial Conference Session 1: Neural Network Clubs and Funding Programmes. EC2 & Cie, Paris, France, 9-13 October 1995.

M. D. Plumbley. Lyapunov functions for convergence of principal component algorithms. Neural Networks, 8 pp. 11-23, 1995.
doi:10.1016/0893-6080(95)91644-9
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K. C. Tsui and M. D. Plumbley. An empirical study of two approaches to automated pRAM network design. In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, ISANN'95, Taiwan, ROC, 10-12 December 1995.
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1994

M. D. Plumbley. A squared-variance principal subspace network. In M. Marianaro and P. G. Morasso, editors, Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, ICANN'94, Sorrento, Italy, pages 1079-1082. Springer-Verlag, London, 1994.
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M. D. Plumbley. Analysis of an unsupervised indirect feedback network. In M. Marianaro and P. G. Morasso, editors, Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, ICANN'94, Sorrento, Italy, pages 397-400. Springer-Verlag, London, 1994.
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M. D. Plumbley. Towards optimal learning from very small data sets. Technical Report TR94-09, Department of Computer Science, King's College London, UK, 1994.
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M. D. Plumbley. A subspace network that determines its own output dimension. Technical Report TR94-08, Department of Computer Science, King's College London, UK, 1994.
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M. D. Plumbley. A network which performs orthonormalized principal subspace extraction. Technical Report 94-06, Department of Computer Science, King's College London, UK, 1994.
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1993

M. D. Plumbley. Efficient information transfer and anti-Hebbian neural networks. Neural Networks, 6 pp. 823-833, 1993.
doi:10.1016/S0893-6080(05)80127-3

M. D. Plumbley. Minimization of information loss through neural network learning. Neural Network World, 3 no. 5 pp. 565-575, 1993.
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M. D. Plumbley. A Hebbian/anti-Hebbian network which optimizes information capacity by orthonormalizing the principal subspace. In Proceedings of the IEE Artificial Neural Networks Conference, ANN-93, Brighton, UK, pages 86-90, 1993.
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M. D. Plumbley. Approximating optimal information transmission using local Hebbian algorithms in a double feedback loop. In S. Gielen and B. Kappen, editors, Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, ICANN'93, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pages 435-440. Springer-Verlag, London, 1993.
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M. D. Plumbley. Information theory and neural network learning algorithms. In G. Orchard, editor, Neural Computing Research and Applications: Proceedings of the second Irish Neural Networks Conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 25-26 June 1992, pages 145-155. Institute of Physics Publishing, Bristol, UK, 1993.
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G. Robbins, C. Hughes, M. D. Plumbley, R. W. Prager, and F. Fallside. GANNET: Generation and adaptation of neural networks using evolutionary techniques. Neural Computing and Applications, 1 no. 1 pp. 23-31, 1993.

J. G. Taylor and M. D. Plumbley. Information theory and neural networks. In J. G. Taylor, editor, Mathematical Approaches to Neural Networks, pages 307-340. Elsevier Science Publishers, The Netherlands, 1993.
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1992

G. Bugmann, P. Sojka, M. Reiss, M. D. Plumbley, and J. G. Taylor. Direct approaches to improving the robustness of multilayer neural networks. In I. Aleksander and J. Taylor, editors, Artificial Neural Networks 2: Proceedings of ICANN'92, Brighton, UK, September 4-7, pages 1063-1066. North-Holland, 1992.

1991

M. D. Plumbley. On information theory and unsupervised neural networks. Technical Report CUED/F-INFENG/TR.78, Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK, 1991. (Technical Report version of my PhD thesis: M. D. Plumbley. An Information-Theoretic Approach to Unsupervised Connectionist Models. Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK, May 1991.)
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M. D. Plumbley. Genetic algorithms and neural networks for speech processing. In Proceedings of Voice Systems Worldwide '91, London, June 1991, pages 134-138. Media Dimensions, 1991.

M. D. Plumbley and F. Fallside. The effect of receptor signal-to-noise levels on optimal filtering in a sensory system. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICASSP-91, volume 4, pages 2321-2324, May 1991.

M. D. Plumbley. NNSIM neural network simulator software for Unix and Transputer systems. Cambridge University Engineering Department, 1991. (Software).

M. D. Plumbley. NNSIM: A neural net simulator for GANNET. GANNET Report GANNET/CUED/WP2000/91/4, Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK, 1991.

1990

M. D. Plumbley. A comparison of some neural net languages. GANNET Report GANNET/CUED/WP2000/91/3, Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK, 1990.

M. D. Plumbley. A parameterisation of error back propagation networks. GANNET Report GANNET/CUED/WP2000/91/2, Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK, 1990.

M. D. Plumbley. GANNET MLP job farm: Version 0. GANNET Report GANNET/CUED/WP2000/91/1, Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK, 1990.

1989

M. D. Plumbley and F. Fallside. Sensory adaptation: An information-theoretic viewpoint. In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IJCNN-89, volume II, page 598, 1989.

1988

M. D. Plumbley and F. Fallside. An information-theoretic approach to unsupervised connectionist models. Technical Report CUED/F-INFENG/TR.7, Cambridge University Engineering Department, 1988.

M. D. Plumbley and F. Fallside. An information-theoretic approach to unsupervised connectionist models. In David Touretzky, Geoffrey Hinton, and Terrence Sejnowski, editors, Proceedings of the 1988 Connectionist Models Summer School, pages 239-245. Morgan-Kaufmann, San Mateo, CA., 1988.

1987

M. D. Plumbley. Cathode ray tube displays. European Patent No. 87311189.2- (GB 8630556), 22 December 1987.

1984

A. C. Dickens, M. D. Plumbley, and L. Whewell. The Spectrum Advanced User Guide. Adder Publishing, Cambridge, UK, 1984.

M. D. Plumbley. The Basic ROM User Guide for the BBC Microcomputer and Acorn Electron. Adder Publishing, Cambridge, UK, 1984.

M. Plumbley. Block zero locations for the Atom. (Atom ROM routines, Part 2). Acorn User, 22 pp. XIII-XIV, May 1984. [Read on Archive.org]

M. Plumbley. Atom ROM routines. Acorn User, 21 pp. 123-130 (5 pages), April 1984.