General Information
NameDr. Tal Sobol Shikler
DepartmentDepartment of Industrial Engineering and Management
Academic RankLecturer


  • B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, Israel, 1993
  • M.Sc. Electrical Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, Israel, 1999
  • Dissertation: An adaptive scheduler for computer networks based on fuzzy logic
  • Advisor: Prof. Gideon Langholtz
  • Ph.D. Computer Science and Technology, University of Cambridge, UK, 2007
  • Dissertation: Le ton fait la musique - Analysis of expressions in speech
  • Advisor: Prof. Peter Robinson

Research Interests

  • Affective computing, speech technologies, multi-modal systems, human-computer interaction and interfaces, human-robot interaction, accessible and assistive technology, cognitive technology and intelligent systems