Yi-Wen Liu


Publication List 

Journal Papers

Liu, Y.-W. and Liu, T.-C. (2017) “Quasilinear reflection as a possible mechanism for suppressor-induced otoacoustic emission,” to appear in J. Acoust. Soc. Am.

Tsou, Yung-An; Liu, Y.-W.; *Chang, Wen-Dien; Chen, Wei-Chen; Ko, Hsiang-Chun; Lin, Wen-Yang; Yang, Hsing-Rong; Shie, Dung-Yun; Tsai, Ming-Hsui (2016). “Using innovative acoustic analysis to predict the postoperative outcomes of unilateral vocal-fold paralysis,” BioMed Research International, Vol. 2016, Article ID 7821415, 9 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/7821415.

S.-W. Chiu, †J.-H. Wang, †K.-H. Chang, †T.-H. Chang, †C.-M. Wang, †C.-L. Chang, C.-T. Tang, C.-F. Chen, C.-H. Shih, H.-W. Kuo, L.-C. Wang, H. Chen, C.-C. Hsieh, M.-F. Chang, Y.-W. Liu, T.-J. Chen, C.-H. Yang, H. Chiueh, J.-M. Shyu, and *K.-T. Tang. (2014). “A fully integrated nose-on-a-chip for rapid diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia,” IEEE Trans. Biomed. Circuits and Sys. 8(6): 765-778.

Liu, Y.-W. (2014). “Stationary noise responses in a nonlinear model of cochlear mechanics: Iterative solutions in the frequency domain,” J. Acoust. Soc. Am. Vol. 136, pp. 1788-1796.

Liu, Y.-W., and Neely, S.T. (2013). “Suppression tuning of distortion-product otoacoustic emissions: Results from cochlear mechanics simulation,” J. Acoust. Soc. Am. Vol. 133, pp. 951-961.

Liu, Y.-W., and Yu, L.-M. (2012).“Tone-vs.-noise dichotomy in psychoacoustics could be resolved by careful consideration of cochlear signal processing,” in Interdisciplinary Info. Sciences (Japan), 18(2), 87-91. (invited paper).

Liu, Y.-W., and Stephen T. Neely. (2010). "Distortion-product emissions from a cochlear model with nonlinear mechanoelectrical transduction in outer hair cells," J. Acoust. Soc. Am. Vol. 127, pp. 2420-2432.

Douglas H. Keefe, Denis Fitzpatrick, Yi-Wen Liu, Chris A. Sanford, and Michael P. Gorga. (2010). "Wideband acoustic reflex test in a test battery to predict middle-ear dysfunction," Hearing Research, Vol. 263, 52-65.

Chris A. Sanford, Douglas H. Keefe, Yi-Wen Liu, Denis Fitzpatrick, Ryan W. McCreery, Dawna E. Lewis, and Michael P. Gorga. (2009). "Sound conduction effects on distortion-product otoacoustic emission screening outcomes in newborn infants: Test performance of wideband acoustic transfer functions and 1-kHz tympanometry," Ear and Hearing. Vol. 30, pp. 635-652.

Liu, Y.-W. and Stephen T. Neely. (2009). "Outer hair cell electromechanical properties in a nonlinear piezoelectric model," J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 126, pp. 751-761.

Liu, Y.-W., Chris Sanford, John Ellison, Denis Fitzpatrick, Michael Gorga, and Douglas Keefe. (2008). "Wideband absorbance tympanometry using pressure sweeps: System develpment and results in normal hearing adults," J. Acoust. Soc. Am. Vol. 124, pp. 3708-3719.

Liu, Y.-W. and Julius Smith. (2007) "Audio Watermarking through Deterministic plus Stochastic (D+S) Signal Decomposition," EURASIP J. Information Security, vol. 2007, article ID 75961

Book Chapters

Liu, Y.-W. (2012a). “Hilbert transform and its applications,” to appear in Fourier Transforms, Book 1, Rijeka, Croatia: Intech open-source publisher.

Liu, Y.-W. and Neely, S.T. (2012). “Quasilinear cochlear responses to noise can result from instantaneous nonlinearities,” to appear in What Fire is in Mine Ears: Progress in Auditory Biomechanics, C. A. Shera and E. Olson (Eds.). New York: American Institutes of Physics, pp. 218-223.

Stephen T. Neely and Yi-Wen Liu. (2009). "Retrograde propagation of cochlear distortion," in Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing. N.P. Cooper and D.T. Kemp (Eds.). Singapore: World Scientific. pp. 55-61.

Yi-Wen Liu (2007). "Audio watermarking through parametric synthesis models," in Digital Audio Watermarking Techniques and Technologies: Applications and Benchmarking. Nedeljko Cvejic (Edi.). Hershey, PA: Idea Group, Inc.

Conference Papers

Ying-Hui Lai, Chun-Hao Wang, Shi-Yan Hou, Bang-Yin Chen, Yu Tsao, Yi-Wen Liu  (2016). “DCASE report for task 3: sound event detection in real life audio,” in IEEE Detection and Classification of Acoustic Scenes and Events (DCASE) challenge, September 2016, Budapest, Hungary.

Liu, T.-C., and Liu, Y.-W. (2016). “Investigating the cochlear contribution to auditory pre-masking,” in Proc. Int. Congress on Acoustics, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Li, C.-W. and Liu, Y.-W. (2016). “Posterior probabilistic modeling for inter-channel phase and time difference estimation in audio signals,” IEEE ICASSP, Shanghai, China, March 2016.

Peng, S.-H., Li, C.-W., and Liu, Y.-W. (2015). “Joint estimation of vocal tract and nasal tract area functions from speech waveforms via auto-regression moving-average modeling and a pole assignment method,” IEEE ICASSP, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 4644-4648. DOI: 10.1109/ICASSP.2015.7178851

Liu, Y.-W., Yu, L.-M., Wu, P.-J. (2015). “Close-loop simulation of the medial olivocochlear (MOC) anti-masking effects,” in Mechanics of Hearing: Protein to Perception, Karavitaki KD, Corey DP (eds). American Institute of Physics, Melville, NY, pp. 090028 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4939426.

Liu, Y.-W. (2014). “Perturbation and iterative methods for cochlear mechanics: A brief review,” in Proc. Auditory Research Meeting, Acoust. Soc. Japan, in Kyoto, Japan. [invited lecture]

Liu, Y.-W., Liang, H.-M., Lao, S.-Y., Wu, C.-W., Hao, H.-K., Kung, F.-J., Ho, Y.-T., Lee, P.-Y., and Kang, S.-C. (2014). “Developing Voice Care: Real-Time methods for event recognition and localization based on acoustic cues,” accepted by 2nd IEEE Int. Workshop on Ambient Multimedia and Sensory Environment (AMUSE-2014), Chengdu, China, 6 pages.

Hao, H.-K., Liang, H.-M., Liu, Y.-W. (2014). “Particle methods for real-time sound source localization based on the multiple signal classification algorithm,” to be presented at Int. Conf. Intelligent Green Building and Smart Grid, Taipei, Taiwan (invited).

Tang, K.T., Chiu, S.-W., Shih, C.-H., Yang, C.-M., Yao, D.-J., Wang, J.-H., Chen, H., Chang, K.-H., Hsieh, C.-C., Chang, T.-H., Chang, M.-F., Wang, C.-M., Liu, Y.-W., Chen, T.-J., Yang, C.-H., Chiueh, H., Shyu, J.-M. (2014). “A scalable 0.5V 1.27mW nose-on-a-chip for monitoring and detection of ventilator-associated pneumonia,” accepted by Int. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC), San Francisco, USA.

Liu, Y.-W., Lin, K.-Y., and Chen, Y.-Z. (2013). “Frequency-domain analysis of cochlear gain reduction due to disruptions in the outer hair cell feedback loop,” to appear in Proc. International Congress on Acoustics, Montreal, June 2013.

Huang, H.-K., Liu, Y.-W., Chiang, R. P.-Y. (2013). “Detection of obstructive sleep apnea by estimation of oral and nasal cavity cross-section areas from acoustic recordings of snore,” to appear in Proc. International Congress on Acoustics, Montreal, June 2013.

Wu, Chih-Wei, Huang, C.-F., Liu, Y.-W. (2013). "Sound analysis and synthesis of Marquis Yi of Zeng's chime-bell set," to appear in Proc. International Congress on Acoustics, Montreal, June 2013.

Liu, Y.-W. and Wu, Chen-Wei (2013). “Event-related sounds in residential environment: Classification and outlier rejection,” submitted to IEEE Int. Conf. Acoust. Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP).

Liu, Y.-W. and Neely, S.T. (2012b). “Suppression tuning of distortion product otoacoustic emissions in humans: Results from cochlear mechanics simulation,” in Proc. Acoustics 2012, Hong Kong, China.

J.-W. Sung, Y.-W. Liu, K.-T. Tang, and J.-M. Shyu (2011). “An outlier rejection technique based on median distance comparison for gas-mixture classification by electronic nose systems,” in Proc. 8th IEEE Int. Conf. Networked Sensing Systems, Penghu, Taiwan, June 2011.

Yi-Wen Liu, "Sound source segregation assisted by audio watermarking," IEEE ICME, Beijing, China in July, 2007.

Craig Sapp, Yi-Wen Liu, Eleanor Selfridge-Field, "Search-effectiveness measures for symbolic music queries in very large databases," 5th ISMIR, Barcelona, Spain in October, 2004.

Yi-Wen Liu and Julius Smith, "Multiple watermarking: is power sharing better than time sharing?" IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Expo (ICME), Taipei, Taiwan in June, 2004.

Yi-Wen Liu and Julius Smith, "Watermarking sinusoidal audio representations by quantization index modulation in multiple frequencies," IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Montreal, Canada in May, 2004.

Aaron Master and Yi-Wen Liu, "Robust chirp parameter estimation for Hann windowed signals," IEEE ICME, Baltimore, MD in June, 2003.

Yi-Wen Liu and Julius Smith, "Watermarking parametric representations for synthetic audio," published in the proceedings of IEEE ICASSP 2003, Hong Kong.

Yi-Wen Liu and Julius Smith, "Perceptually similar orthogonal sounds and applications to multichannel acoustic echo canceling," Audio Engineering Society's 22nd   International Conference, Espoo, Finland in June, 2002.