Welcome to the home page of

Statistical Signal Processing Research Laboratory (SSPRL) and UT Acoustic Laboratory (UTAL)

This site provides general information about our research labs and the project contributors. For more information, contact Dr. Issa Panahi or our team members or just visit us. Click on these links to visit the ResearchResources, and Hearing Aid Project page to view our exciting demos and read more about our research on Audio DSP. 



“To extend the frontiers of signal processing research and system design to improve the quality of life by developing novel methods and viable solutions to real-life problems.”
“We continue to strive for perfection in the audio, acoustics, and speech signal processing research and development for biomedical and commercial applications. “



The SSPRL and UT-AL were founded by Dr. Issa Panahi in 2001. The research focus of the labs have been to explore and conquer new trends in Audio DSP Research and Technology, some of which are:



 Research Assistantship/ Student Worker Openings

Financial support available for highly qualified M.S. and Ph.D. students at SSPRL and UT-AL. Must be interested in:

Please visit Dr. Panahi or send us an email at [email protected] with your recent resume. Please visit the People page for more information.


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