I am a third year PhD student in Computer Science at Boston University, working under Prof. Peter Chin in LISP (Learning, Intelligence, Signal Processing) Group.

My research focus is on Speech Processing, Federated Learning, Computational Topology, Natural Language Processing.

Education

  • Boston University (current)
    PhD Candidate, advised by Prof. Peter Chin
  • Kyoto University
    Undergraduate Student and Research Assistant, advised by Prof. Tatsuya Kawahara
    Thesis: An End-to-end Speech-to-dialog-act Recognition Model (pdf)

Publications

  • Trung Dang, Om Thakkar, Swaroop Ramaswamy, Rajiv Mathews, Peter Chin, Françoise Beaufays
    “Revealing and Protecting Labels in Distributed Training” (preprint, 2021)

  • Trung Dang, Om Thakkar, Swaroop Ramaswamy, Rajiv Mathews, Peter Chin, Françoise Beaufays
    “A Method to Reveal Speaker Identity in Distributed ASR Training, and How to Counter It”, ArXiv 2021 (arxiv)

  • Viet-Trung Dang, Tianyu Zhao, Sei Ueno, Hirofumi Inaguma, Tatsuya Kawahara
    “End-to-end Speech-to-dialog-act Recognition”, Interspeech 2020 (arxiv - pdf)

Experiences

  • May 2021 Research Intern
    at Microsoft (Redmond, WA)
  • May 2020 - May 2021 Software Engineer Intern, Student Researcher
    at Google (Mountain View, CA)
  • 2018, 2019 Part-time Software Engineer & Deep Learning Research Engineer
    at Rist Inc. (Kyoto, Japan)
  • Feb 2018 - Mar 2018 Software Engineer Intern
    at Recruit Technologies Ltd., Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan)