Olivier van der Vrecken
Belgian
Born on November 3rd, 1968, 
in Haine-Saint-Paul (Belgium). 
Married, two children.


 
 
 

R&D Engineer, Faculte Polytechnique de Mons  
MULTITEL - TCTS Lab  
Coding Research Group  
Boulevard Dolez, 31  
B-7000 MONS  
Belgium  
Tel.: +32-65-37 41 78  
Fax : +32-65-37 41 29  
Mail: vdv@tcts.fpms.ac.be  
WWW: http://tcts.fpms.ac.be/coding/coding.html 


President of the BaBel Technologies s.a. 

Speech and Image Solutions   
Board of Directors  
33, Bld Dolez  
B-7000 Mons  
Belgium  
Office Ph. : +32-65-37 42 75  
Fax : +32-65-37 42 76  
e-mail : secr@babeltech.com  
WWW : http://www.babeltech.com/

  

Webmaster of the "Furanet" web site   

Chaussée de Thuin 429   
B-6150 ANDERLUES   
Belgium    
Office Ph. : +32 71 52 64 87   
Fax : +32 71 52 27 48   
e-mail : pa@impac.be   
WWW : http://www.impac.be/



Biographical Information
Faculté Polytechnique de Mons, Belgium.
1992, Diploma in EE
Thesis on automatic phonemic labelling " Etiquetage phonetique à partir de cartes de Kohonen , 85 pp.
Lernout and Hauspie Speech Products, Ieper, Belgium.
1992-1995, Coding Standardization Responsible, speech and music coding group
Faculté Polytechnique de Mons, Belgium.
1995-today, Phd Student, coding group

Research Activities

Publications in conference proceedings

Olivier van der Vrecken, Nicolas Pierret, Thierry Dutoit, Vincent Pagel, Fabrice Malfrere, "New Techniques for the Compression of Synthesizer Databases", IEEE ISCAS, Hong Kong, June 9-12 1997.
Olivier van der Vrecken, Nicolas Pierret, Thierry Dutoit,Vincent Pagel, Fabrice Malfrere, "A Simple and Efficient Algorithm for the Compression of MBROLA Segment Databases", ICSPAT, 14-17 September 1997, SAN DIEGO.
van der Vrecken Olivier, Nicolas Pierret, Thierry Dutoit, Vincent Pagel, Fabrice Malfrere, "A Simple and Efficient Algorithm for the Compression of MBROLA Segment Databases", Eurospeech, 22-25 September 1997, Rhodes, GREECE.
Olivier van der Vrecken, Laurent Hubaut, Florence Coulon, "A new Subband Audio CELP coder", ProRISC, Workshop on Circuits, Systems and Signal Processing, 27-28 November 1997, THE NETHERLANDS.
O. VAN DER VREKEN, L. HUBAUT, F. COULON, 1998, "A subband perceptual audio coder using CELP", Proc. ICASSP'98, Seattle 12-15 May 1998, p. VI 3661
L. HUBAUT, O. VAN DER VREKEN, F. COULON, 1998, "A new hybrid CELP-harmonics speech coder at low bit rates", Proc. Eusipco, Rhodes 8-11 September 1998
O. VAN DER VREKEN, L. HUBAUT, F. COULON, 1998, "A subband perceptual audio coder using CELP", Proc. Eusipco, Rhodes 8-11 September 1998