Dr Nikolay D. Gaubitch
Dr Nikolay D. Gaubitch heads up Pindrop’s EMEA research team where he leads the development of algorithms for future speech security technologies. He advises clients pre and post installation on the levels and types of phone fraud and he provides commentary on what is happening within the world of contact centre phone fraud. Nikolay received a Ph.D. in acoustic signal processing from Imperial College London in 2007. Between 2007 and 2012, he was a Research Associate at Imperial College London where he was managing the Centre for Law Enforcement Audio Research (CLEAR). Between 2012 and 2015, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher with the Signal and Information Processing Laboratory (SIPLab) at Delft University of Technology where he worked on ad-hoc microphone arrays for speech enhancement in collaboration with Google. He is the co-author of more than 50 scientific publications, the co-editor of the book “Speech Dereverberation”, and an Associate Editor of the journal IET Signal Processing.