Etienne Barnard


Prof Etienne Barnard holds a PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, and has been active in research and development in pattern recognition and speech processing for many years. He has held a number of academic and industry positions, holds international patents in speech processing, and is a past Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks. Barnard’s research contributions have been recognized in various ways, including Google Research Awards in 2009, 2011 and 2014. He is currently an extraordinary professor at the NWU.
North West University
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