Daniel P. W. Ellis
received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, where he was a Research Assistant in the
Machine Listening Group of the
He spent several years as a Research Scientist at the
International Computer Science Institute,
Berkeley, CA. In 2000, he took a faculty position with the
Electrical Engineering Department,
Columbia University, New York.
In 2015, he left for his current position as a Research Scientist with
Google in New York.
His research is concerned with all aspects of extracting high-level information from audio,
and environmental sound processing.
He also runs the
AUDITORY email list of over 2000 worldwide researchers in perception and cognition of
Ellis grew up in England, where he attended
and received his undergraduate degree in engineering from
At Cambridge, he was a resident of