Last update: November 10th 2017

Books and book chapters
Journal publications
Conference publications
Other publications

Books and book chapters:

  1. David L. Alon and Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial Decomposition by Spherical Array Processing". Parametric Time-Frequency Domain Spatial Audio, Wiley, Ville Pulkki and Symeon Delikaris-Manias and Archontis Politis : p. 25-47. . December 2017.
  2. Boaz Rafaely. "Fundamentals of Spherical Array Processing". Springer-Verlag. Berlin. February 2015.
  3. Boaz Rafaely, Yotam Peled, Morag Agmon, Dima Khaykin and Eitan Fisher. "Spherical microphone array beamforming". Speech Processing in Modern Communications: challenges and perspectives, Springer-Verlag, I. Cohen and J. Benesty and S. Gannot : p. 281-305. Berlin. November 2010.
  4. Noam R. Shabtai, Boaz Rafaely and Yaniv Zigel. "The Effect of Reverberation on Optimal GMM Order and CMS Performance in Speaker Verification Systems". Advances in Speech Recognition, Sciyo, N. R. Shabtai : p. 37-50. . November 2010.
  5. Paolo Gardonio and Boaz Rafaely. "Proceedings of ACTIVE 2002, the 2002 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration". Hobbs the Printers. Totton, UK. July 2002.

Journal publications:

  1. Boaz Rafaely and Koby Alhaiany. "Speaker localization using direct path dominance test based on sound field directivity". Signal Processing, Vol. 143 : p. 42 - 47. November 2018.
  2. Hai Morgenstern and Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial Reverberation and Dereverberation Using an Acoustic Multiple-Input Multiple-Output System". J. Audio Eng. Soc, Vol. 65(1/2) : p. 42-55. November 2017.
  3. Hai Morgenstern, Boaz Rafaely and Markus Noisternig. "Design framework for spherical microphone and loudspeaker arrays in a multiple-input multiple-output system". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 141(3) : p. 2024-2038. March 2017.
  4. Uri Abend and Boaz Rafaely. "Efficient inverse spatially localized spherical Fourier transform with kernel partitioning of the sphere". Signal Processing, Vol. 137 : p. 235 - 239. November 2017.
  5. Zamir Ben-Hur, Fabian Brinkmann, Jonathan Sheaffer, Stephan Weinzierl and Boaz Rafaely. "Spectral equalization in binaural signals represented by order-truncated spherical harmonics". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 141(6) : p. 4087-4096. November 2017.
  6. Noam R. Shabtai, Itai Nehoran, Matan Ben-Asher and Boaz Rafaely. "Intelligibility of speech in noise under diotic and dichotic binaural listening". Applied Acoustics, Vol. 125 : p. 173 - 175. November 2017.
  7. David. L. Alon and Boaz Rafaely. "Beamforming with Optimal Aliasing Cancellation in Spherical Microphone Arrays". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 24(1) : p. 196-210. January 2016.
  8. Michael Jeffet, Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Theory and Perceptual Evaluation of the Binaural Reproduction and Beamforming Tradeoff in the Generalized Spherical Array Beamformers". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 24(4) : p. 708-718. April 2016.
  9. Jonathan Rathsam and Boaz Rafaely. "Analysis of absorption in situ with a spherical microphone array". Applied Acoustics, Vol. 89 : p. 273-280. March 2015.
  10. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "On the Consistent Use of Space and Time Conventions in Array Processing". Acta Acustica united with Acustica, Vol. 101(3) : p. 470-473. May 2015.
  11. Hai Morgenstern, Boaz Rafaely and Franz Zotter. "Theory and investigation of acoustic multiple-input multiple-output systems based on spherical arrays in a room". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 138(5) : p. 2998-3009. November 2015.
  12. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Direction of arrival estimation using microphone array processing for moving humanoid robots". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 23(11) : p. 2046-2058. November 2015.
  13. Jonathan Sheaffer, Maarten van Walstijn, Boaz Rafaely and Konrad Kowalczyk. "Binaural Reproduction of Finite Difference Simulations using Spherical Array Processing". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 23(12) : p. 2125-2135. December 2015.
  14. Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Generalized Spherical Array Beamforming for Binaural Speech Reproduction". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 22(1) : p. 238-247. January 2014.
  15. Or Nadiri and Boaz Rafaely. "Localization of Multiple Speakers under High Reverberation using a Spherical Microphone Array and the Direct-Path Dominance Test". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 22(10) : p. 1494-1505. October 2014.
  16. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Theoretical Framework for the Optimization of Microphone Array Configuration for Humanoid Robot Audition". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 22(12) : p. 1803-1814. December 2014.
  17. Amir Avni, Jens Ahrens, Matthias Geier, Sascha Spors, Hagen Wierstorf and Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial perception of sound fields recorded by spherical microphone arrays with varying spatial resolution". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 133(5) : p. 2711-2721. May 2013.
  18. Nejem Huleihel and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical array processing for acoustic analysis using room impulse responses and time-domain smoothing". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 133(6) : p. 3995-4007. June 2013.
  19. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Linearly-Constrained Minimum-Variance Method for Spherical Microphone Arrays Based on Plane-Wave Decomposition of the Sound Field". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 21(12) : p. 2532-2540. December 2013.
  20. Noam R. Shabtai, Yaniv Zigel and Boaz Rafaely. "Towards room-volume classification from reverberant speech using room-volume feature extraction and room-acoustics parameters". Acta Acustica united with Acustica, Vol. 99(4) : p. 658-669. July 2013.
  21. Wen-Kung Tseng, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "A novel method of designing stable feedback controllers for local control of sound". Journal of Vibration and Control, Vol. 18(5) : p. 651-658. April 2012.
  22. Dima Khaykin and Boaz Rafaely. "Acoustic analysis by spherical microphone array processing of room impulse responses". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 132(1) : p. 261-270. July 2012.
  23. David L. Alon and Boaz Rafaely. "Spindle-Torus sampling for an efficient-scanning spherical microphone array". Acta Acustica united with Acustica, Vol. 98(1) : p. 83-90. January 2012.
  24. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Objective performance analysis of spherical microphone arrays for speech enhancement in rooms". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 132(3) : p. 1473-1481. September 2012.
  25. Ilan Ben Hagai, Filippo M. Fazi and Boaz Rafaely. "Generalized Sampling Expansion for Functions on the Sphere". IEEE Trans. Sig. Proc., Vol. 60(11) : p. 5870-5879. November 2012.
  26. Vladimir Tourbabin, Morag Agmon, Boaz Rafaely and Joseph Tabrikian. "Optimal Real-Weighted Beamforming With Application to Linear and Spherical Arrays". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 20(9) : p. 2575-2585. November 2012.
  27. Eitan Fisher and Boaz Rafaely. "Near-field spherical microphone array processing with radial filtering". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 19(2) : p. 256-265. February 2011.
  28. Noam R. Shabtai, Boaz Rafaely and Yaniv Zigel. "The effect of reverberation on the performance of cepstral mean subtraction in speaker verification". Applied Acoustics, Vol. 72(2-3) : p. 124-126. February 2011.
  29. Boaz Rafaely and Dima Khaykin. "Optimal model-based beamforming and independent steering for spherical loudspeaker arrays". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 19(7) : p. 2234-2238. September 2011.
  30. Ilan Ben Hagai, Martin Pollow, Michael Vorlander and Boaz Rafaely. "Acoustic centering of sources measured by surrounding spherical microphone arrays". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 130(4) : p. 2003-2015. October 2011.
  31. Tomer Peleg and Boaz Rafaely. "Investigation of spherical loudspeaker arrays for local active control of sound". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 130(4) : p. 1926-1935. October 2011.
  32. Boaz Rafaely. "Bessel nulls recovery in spherical microphone arrays for time-limited signals". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 19(8) : p. 2430-2438. November 2011.
  33. Boaz Rafaely and Amir Avni. "Interaural cross correlation in a sound field represented by spherical harmonics". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 127(2) : p. 823-828. February 2010.
  34. Maor Kleider, Boaz Rafaely, Barak Weiss and Eitan Bachmat. "Golden-Ratio Sampling for Scanning Circular Microphone Arrays". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 18(8) : p. 2091-2098. November 2010.
  35. Noam R. Shabtai, Yaniv Zigel and Boaz Rafaely. "Room volume classification from room impulse response using statistical pattern recognition and feature selection". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 128(3) : p. 1155-1162. September 2010.
  36. Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical loudspeaker array for local active control of sound". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 125(5) : p. 3006-3017. May 2009.
  37. Amitai Koretz and Boaz Rafaely. "Dolph-Chebyshev beampattern design for spherical arrays". IEEE Trans. Sig. Proc., Vol. 57(6) : p. 2417-2420. June 2009.
  38. Boaz Rafaely. "The spherical-shell microphone array". IEEE Trans. Audio Speech Lang. Proc., Vol. 16(4) : p. 740-747. May 2008.
  39. Boaz Rafaely and Maor Kleider. "Spherical microphone array beam steering using Wigner-D weighting". IEEE Sig. Proc. Let., Vol. 15() : p. 417-420. November 2008.
  40. Ilya Balmages and Boaz Rafaely. "Open-sphere designs for spherical microphone arrays". IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Lang. Proc., Vol. 15(2) : p. 727-732. February 2007.
  41. Boaz Rafaely, Barak Weiss and Eitan Bachmat. "Spatial aliasing in spherical microphone arrays". IEEE Trans. Sig. Proc., Vol. 55(3) : p. 1003-1010. March 2007.
  42. Boaz Rafaely, Ilya Balmages and Limor Eger. "High-resolution plane-wave decomposition in an auditorium using a dual-radius scanning spherical microphone array". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 122(5) : p. 2661-2668. November 2007.
  43. Ngwa Abinwi Shusina and Boaz Rafaely. "Unbiased adaptive feedback cancellation in hearing aids by closed-loop identification". IEEE Trans. Audio, Speech and Lang. Proc., Vol. 14(2) : p. 658-665. March 2006.
  44. Boaz Rafaely and Julia A. Bennel. "Optimization of FTSE 100 tracker funds: a comparison of genetic algorithms and quadratic programming". Managerial Finance, Vol. 32(6) : p. 477-492. November 2006.
  45. Boaz Rafaely. "Analysis and design of spherical microphone arrays". IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Proc., Vol. 13(1) : p. 135-143. January 2005.
  46. Munham Park and Boaz Rafaely. "Sound-field analysis by plane-wave decomposition using spherical microphone array". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 118(5) : p. 3094-3103. November 2005.
  47. Boaz Rafaely. "Phase-mode versus delay-and-sum spherical microphone array processing". IEEE Sig. Proc. Let., Vol. 12(10) : p. 713-716. October 2005.
  48. Boaz Rafaely. "Plane-wave decomposition of the pressure on a sphere by spherical convolution". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 116(4) : p. 2149-2157. October 2004.
  49. Boaz Rafaely, Ngwa Abinwi Shusina and Joanna L. Hayes. "Robust compensation with adaptive feedback cancellation in hearing aids". Speech Comm., Vol. 39(1-2) : p. 163-170. January 2003.
  50. Ingyu Chun, Boaz Rafaely and Phillip Joseph. "Experimental investigation of spatial correlation of broadband diffuse sound fields". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 113(4) : p. 1995-1998. April 2003.
  51. Boaz Rafaely and Matthew Jones. "Combined feedback-feedforward active noise reducing headset - The effect of the acoustics on performance". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 112(3) : p. 981-989. September 2002.
  52. Boaz Rafaely, Joao Carrilho and Paolo Gardonio. "Novel active noise reducing headset using earshell vibration control". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 112(4) : p. 1471-1481. October 2002.
  53. John Rose, Philip A. Nelson, Boaz Rafaely and Takashi Takeuchi. "Sweet spot size of virtual acoustic imaging system at asymmetric listener locations". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 112(5) : p. 1992-2002. November 2002.
  54. Boaz Rafaely and Joanna L. Hayes. "On the modeling of the vent path in hearing aid systems". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 109(4) : p. 1747-1749. April 2001.
  55. Boaz Rafaely. "Zones of quiet in a broadband diffuse sound field". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 110(1) : p. 296-302. July 2001.
  56. Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial-temporal correlation of a diffuse sound field". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 107(6) : p. 3254-3258. June 2000.
  57. Steve J. Elliott and Boaz Rafaely. "Frequency domain adaptation of causal digital filters". IEEE Trans. Sig. Proc., Vol. 48(5) : p. 1354-1364. May 2000.
  58. Boaz Rafaely, Mariano Rocassalva-Firenze and Emma Payne. "Feedback path variability modeling for robust hearing aids". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 107(5) : p. 2665-2673. May 2000.
  59. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "A computationally efficient frequency domain LMS algorithm with constraints on the adaptive filter". IEEE Trans. Sig. Proc., Vol. 48(6) : p. 1649-1655. June 2000.
  60. Boaz Rafaely and Mariano Rocassalva-Firenze. "Control of feedback in hearing aids: a robust filter design approach". IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Proc., Vol. 8(6) : p. 754-756. November 2000.
  61. Wen-Kung Tseng, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Local active sound control using 2-norm and ∞-norm pressure minimization". J. Sound. Vib., Vol. 234(3) : p. 427-439. July 2000.
  62. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "H_2/H_∞ active control of sound in a Headrest: design and implementation". IEEE Trans. Ctrl. Sys. Tech., Vol. 7(1) : p. 79-84. January 1999.
  63. Boaz Rafaely, Steve J. Elliott and Juan Garcia-Bonito. "Broadband performance of an active headrest". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 106(2) : p. 787-793. August 1999.
  64. Wen-Kung Tseng, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Combined feedback-feedforward active control of sound in a room". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 104(6) : p. 3417-3425. December 1998.
  65. Steve J. Elliott and Boaz Rafaely. "Rapid frequency domain adaptation of causal FIR filters". IEEE Sig. Proc. Let., Vol. 4(12) : p. 337-339. December 1997.
  66. Boaz Rafaely and Miriam Furst. "Audiometric ear canal probe with active ambient noise control". IEEE Trans. Speech Audio Proc., Vol. 4(3) : p. 224-230. May 1996.

Conference publications:

  1. Boaz Rafaely, Dorothea Kolossa and Yanir Maymon. "Towards acoustically robust localization of speakers in a reverberant environment". 2017 Hands-free Speech Communications and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA) : p. 96-100. March 2017.
  2. Christine Evers, Boaz Rafaely and Patrick A. Naylor. "Speaker tracking in reverberant environments using multiple directions of arrival". 2017 Hands-free Speech Communications and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA) : p. 91-95. March 2017.
  3. Boaz Rafaely, Christopher Schymura and Dorothea Kolossa. "Speaker localization in a reverberant environment using spherical statistical modeling". The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 141(5) : p. 3523-3523. November 2017.
  4. Lior Madmoni, Hendrik Barfuss, Boaz Rafaely and Walter Kellermann. "A unified framework for multiple arrays on a robot and application to sound localization". 2017 Hands-free Speech Communications and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA) : p. 66-70. March 2017.
  5. Heinrich W. Löllmann, Alastair H. Moore, Patrick A. Naylor, Boaz Rafaely, Radu Horaud, Alexandre Mazel and Walter Kellermann. "Microphone array signal processing for robot audition". 2017 Hands-free Speech Communications and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA) : p. 51-55. March 2017.
  6. David L. Alon, Zamir Ben-Hur, Boaz Rafaely and Ravish Mehra. "Efficient aliasing-free HRTF representation". The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 141(5) : p. 3855-3855. November 2017.
  7. Zamir Ben-Hur, David L. Alon, James Hillis, Boaz Rafaely and Ravish Mehra. "Spatial perception in binaural reproduction with sparse head-related transfer function measurement grids". The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 141(5) : p. 3855-3855. November 2017.
  8. Boaz Rafaely and D. Kolossa. "Speaker localization in reverberant rooms based on direct path dominance test statistics". 2017 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) : p. 6120-6124. March 2017.
  9. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Optimal Design of Microphone Array for Humanoid-Robot Audition". 5th Israeli Conference on Robotics (ICR2016)(a). Herzelia, Israel. April 2016.
  10. Noam R. Shabtai, Itai Nehoran, Jonathan Sheaffer, Matan Ben-Asher, Zamir Ben-Hur and Boaz Rafaely. "Intelligibility of spatially reproduced speech over headphones under ambient noise". The 42nd Annual Conference on Acoustics (DAGA2016). Aachen, Germany. March 2016.
  11. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Design of Pseudo-Spherical Microphone Array with Extended Frequency Range for Robot Audition". The 42nd Annual Conference on Acoustics (DAGA2016). Aachen, Germany. March 2016.
  12. Yoav Biderman, Boaz Rafaely, Sharon Gannot and Simon Doclo. "Efficient Relative Transfer Function Estimation Framework in the Spherical Harmonics Domain". 24th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2016) : p. 1658-1662. Budapest. September 2016.
  13. Sasa Bodiroza, Vladimir Tourbabin, Guido Schillaci, Jonathan Sheaffer, Verena Hafner and Boaz Rafaely. "On Natural Robot Movements for Enriching Acoustic Information". 5th Israeli Conference on Robotics (ICR2016)(a). Herzelia, Israel. April 2016.
  14. Uri Abend and Boaz Rafaely. "Spatio-spectral masking for spherical array beamforming". 2016 IEEE International Conference on the Science of Electrical Engineering (ICSEE) : p. 1-5. January 2016.
  15. Hai Morgenstern, Johannes Klein, Boaz Rafaely and Markus Noisternig. "Experimental Investigation of Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Systems for Sound-Field Analysis". Proceeding of The 22nd International Congress on Acoustics (ICA)(158). Buenos Aires. September 2016.
  16. Amir Musicant and Boaz Rafaely. "Methodology for the study of array processing employed for the analysis of source directivity". Proceeding of The 22nd International Congress on Acoustics (ICA)(141). Buenos Aires. September 2016.
  17. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Aanlysis of Distortion in Audio Signals Introduced by Microphone Motion". 24th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2016) : p. 998-1002. Budapest. September 2016.
  18. Vladimir Tourbabin, Hendrik Barfuss, Boaz Rafaely and Walter Kellermann. "Enhanced robot audition by dynamic acoustic sensing in moving humanoids". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2015) : p. 5625-5629. Brisbane, Australia. April 2015.
  19. Michael Jeffet, Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Integrating Beamforming with Binaural Sound Reproduction using a Spherical Microphone Array". Speech in noise workshop (SPIN 2015) : p. . Copenhagen, Denmark. January 2015.
  20. Jonathan Sheaffer and Boaz Rafaely. "Binaural perception of direct and reverberant sound fields rendered with mixed-order spherical harmonics". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 137 : p. 2194 (a). May 2015.
  21. Hai Morgenstern, Markus Noisternig and Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial analysis of sound fields in rooms using spherical MIMO systems". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 137 : p. 2194 (a). May 2015.
  22. David L. Alon, Jonathan Sheaffer and Boaz Rafaely. "Robust plane-wave decomposition of spherical microphone array recordings for binaural sound reproduction". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 138(3) : p. 1925-1926 (a). October 2015.
  23. David L. Alon, Jonathan Sheaffer and Boaz Rafaely. "Plane-Wave Decomposition with Aliasing Cancellation for Binaural Sound Reproduction". 139 Audio Eng. Soc. Convention(9449). New York, USA. October 2015.
  24. Zamir Ben-Hur, Jonathan Sheaffer and Boaz Rafaely. "Equivalence of plane wave and spherical harmonics rendering of binaural room impulse response". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 137 : p. 2194 (a). May 2015.
  25. Michael Jeffet and Boaz Rafaely. "Study of a generalized spherical array beamformer with adjustable binaural reproduction". Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2014) : p. 77-81. Nancy, France. January 2014 (\textbfBest student paper award).
  26. Hai Morgenstern and Boaz Rafaely. "Far-field criterion for spherical microphone arrays and directional sources". Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2014) : p. 42-46. Nancy, France. May 2014.
  27. Jonathan Sheaffer, Shahar Villeval and Boaz Rafaely. "Rendering Binaural Room Impulse Responses from Spherical Microphone Array Recordings Using Timbre Correction". EAA Joint Symposium on Auralization and Ambisonics : p. 81-85. Berlin, Germany. April 2014.
  28. David L. Alon and Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial aliasing cancellation for circular microphone array". Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2014) : p. 137-141. Nancy, France. May 2014.
  29. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Utilizing motion in humanoid robots to enhance spatial information recorded by microphone arrays". Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2014) : p. 147-151. Nancy, France. May 2014.
  30. Jonathan Sheaffer and Boaz Rafaely. "Equalization Strategies for Binaural Room Impulse Response Rendering using Spherical Arrays". IEEE 28th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel. Eilat, Israel. December 2014.
  31. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Speaker Localization by Humanoid Robots in Reverberant Environments". IEEE 28th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2014. December 2014.
  32. Jonathan Sheaffer, Maarten van Walstijn, Boaz Rafaely and Konrad Kowalczyk. "A Spherical Array Approach for Simulation of Binaural Impulse Responses using the Finite Difference Time Domain Method". Proceedings of Forum Acusticum. Krakow, Poland. September 2014.
  33. Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Binaural sound reproduction beamforming using spherical microphone arrays". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013) : p. 101-105. Toronto, Canada. May 2013.
  34. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Theoretical framework for the design of microphone arrays for robot audition". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013) : p. 4290-4294. Toronto, Canada. May 2013.
  35. Hai Morgenstern and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical loudspeaker array beamforming in enclosed sound fields by MIMO optimization". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2013) : p. 370-374. Toronto, Canada. May 2013.
  36. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "The relation between the information delivered by head-related transfer function and human spatial hearing". 21st International Congress on Acoustics (ICA 2013)(Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics (POMA), Vol. 19, No. 050171). Montreal, Canada. June 2013.
  37. Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical array processing with binaural sound reproduction for improved speech intelligibility". 21st International Congress on Acoustics (ICA 2013)(Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics (POMA), Vol. 19, No. 055050). Montreal, Canada. June 2013.
  38. Hai Morgenstern, Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Sound-Field Control in Enclosures by Spherical Arrays". AES 52nd International Conference Sound Field Control(8-3). Guildford, UK. September 2013.
  39. Hai Morgenstern and Boaz Rafaely. "Enhanced spatial analysis of room acoustics using acoustic multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) systems". 21st International Congress on Acoustics (ICA 2013)(Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics (POMA), Vol. 19, No. 015018). Montreal, Canada. June 2013.
  40. Njeme Huleihel and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical microphone array processing of room impulse response data using frequency smoothing and singular-value decomposition". Acoustics 2012 : p. . Hong Kong. May 2012.
  41. Hai Morgenstern, Franz Zotter and Boaz Rafaely. "Joint spherical beamforming for directional analysis of reflections in rooms". Acoustics 2012 : p. . Hong Kong. May 2012.
  42. Hai Morgenstern and Boaz Rafaely. "Analysis of acoustics MIMO systems in enclosed sound fields". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2012) : p. 209 - 212. Kyoto, Japan. March 2012.
  43. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Objective measure for sound localization based on head-related transfer functions". IEEE 27th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2012 : p. . Eilat, Israel. November 2012.
  44. David L. Alon and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical microphone array with optimal aliasing cancellation". IEEE 27th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2012 : p. . Eilat, Israel. November 2012.
  45. Shahar Villeval and Boaz Rafaely. "Representation of HRTF with missing data by principal basis functions on the sphere". IEEE 27th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2012 : p. . Eilat, Israel. November 2012.
  46. Tal Szpruch and Boaz Rafaely. "Estimation of room impulse-response parameters using low-order microphone array". IEEE 27th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2012 : p. . Eilat, Israel. November 2012.
  47. Noam R. Shabtai and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical array beamforming for binaural sound reproduction". IEEE 27th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2012 : p. . Eilat, Israel. November 2012.
  48. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Sub-Nyquist Spatial Sampling Using Arrays of Directional Microphones". Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2011) : p. 76-80. Edinburgh, United Kingdom. May 2011.
  49. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Linearly constrained minimum variance method for spherical microphone arrays in a coherent environment". Joint Workshop on Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2011) : p. 92-97. Edinburgh, United Kingdom. May 2011.
  50. Boaz Rafaely and Dima Khaykin. "Analytical beamforming for spherical loudspeaker arrays". Forum Acusticum 2011(290) : p. . Aalborg, Denmark. June 2011.
  51. Ilan Ben Hagai, Filippo Fazi and Boaz Rafaely. "Efficient dual-sphere microphone array design based on generalized sampling theory". Forum Acusticum 2011(193) : p. . Aalborg, Denmark. June 2011.
  52. Dima Khaykin and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical loudspeaker array modeling and control using different basis function". Ambisonics Symposium 2010 : p. . Paris, France. May 2010.
  53. David L. Alon and Boaz Rafaely. "Efficient sampling for scanning spherical array". Ambisonics Symposium 2010 : p. . Paris, France. May 2010.
  54. Tomer Peleg and Boaz Rafaely. "Quiet zones for active control of sound using spherical loudspeaker array". Ambisonics Symposium 2010 : p. . Paris, France. May 2010.
  55. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Method for dereverberation and noise reduction using spherical microphone arrays". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2010) : p. 113 - 116. Dallas, USA. March 2010.
  56. Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial alignment of acoustic sources based on spherical harmonics radiation analysis". International Symposium on Control, Communications and Signal Processing (ISCCSP 2010) : p. . Limassol, Cyprus. March 2010.
  57. Eitan Fisher and Boaz Rafaely. "Near-Field Spherical Microphone Array for Speech". Ambisonics Symposium 2010 : p. . Paris, France. May 2010.
  58. Noam R. Shabtai, Boaz Rafaely and Yaniv Zigel. "Room Volume Classification from Reverberant Speech". International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control (IWAENC 2010) : p. . Tel-Aviv, Israel. August 2010.
  59. Vladimir Tourbabin and Boaz Rafaely. "Electronic Steering for a Microphone Array by Sub-Band Phase Compensation". IEEE 26th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2010 : p. 585-589. Eilat, Israel. November 2010.
  60. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Dereverberation and Noise Reduction Using a Spherical Microphone Array: an Experimental Investigation". International Workshop on Acoustic Echo and Noise Control (IWAENC 2010) : p. . Tel-Aviv, Israel. August 2010.
  61. Amir Avni and Boaz Rafaely. "Sound localization in a sound field represented by spherical harmonics". Ambisonics Symposium 2010 : p. . Paris, France. May 2010.
  62. Tomer Peleg and Boaz Rafaely. "Local active control of sound using spherical loudspeaker array with spatial windowing". The 2009 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 2009) : p. . Ottawa, Canada. August 2009.
  63. Dror Lederman and Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical loudspeaker array modeling for active control of sound". The 2009 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 2009) : p. . Ottawa, Canada. August 2009.
  64. Jonathan Rathsam and Boaz Rafaely. "Analysis of in situ acoustic absorption using a spherical microphone array". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 125(4(2)) : p. 2544 (a). April 2009.
  65. Boaz Rafaely and Dima Khaykin. "Acoustic analysis by spherical microphone array with optimal beamforming". inter-noise 2009 : p. . Ottawa, Canada. August 2009.
  66. Amir Avni and Boaz Rafaely. "Interaural cross-correlation and spatial correlation in a sound field represented by spherical harmonics". Ambisonics Symposium 2009 : p. . Graz, Austria. June 2009.
  67. Boaz Rafaely and Amir Avni. "Inter-aural cross correlation in a sound field represented by spherical harmonics". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 125(4(2)) : p. 2545 (a). April 2009.
  68. Noam R. Shabtai, Yaniv Zigel and Boaz Rafaely. "Estimating the room volume from room impulse response via hypothesis verification approach". IEEE 15th Workshop on Statistical Signal Processing (SSP 2009) : p. 717-720. Cardiff, UK. September 2009.
  69. Noam R. Shabtai, Yaniv Zigel and Boaz Rafaely. "Feature selection for room volume identification from room impulse response". IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2009) : p. 249-252. Mohonk, USA. October 2009.
  70. Eitan Fisher and Boaz Rafaely. "Dolph-Chebyshev radial filter for the near-field spherical microphone array". IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2009) : p. 169-172. Mohonk, USA. October 2009.
  71. Morag Agmon, Boaz Rafaely and Joseph Tabrikian. "Maximum directivity beamformer for spherical-aperture microphones". IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2009) : p. 153-156. Mohonk, USA. October 2009.
  72. Dima Khaykin and Boaz Rafaely. "Coherent signals direction-of-arrival estimation using a spherical microphone array: Frequency smoothing approach". IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2009) : p. 221-224. Mohonk, USA. October 2009.
  73. Noam R. Shabtai, Yaniv Zigel and Boaz Rafaely. "The effect of GMM order and CMS on speaker recognition with reverberant speech". Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2008) : p. 144-147. Trento, Italy. May 2008.
  74. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Study of speech intelligibility in noisy enclosures using spherical microphones arrays". Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2008) : p. 160-163. Trento, Italy. May 2008.
  75. Eitan Fisher and Boaz Rafaely. "The near field spherical microphone array". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2008) : p. 5272-5275. Las Vegas, USA. March 2008.
  76. Itai Peer, Boaz Rafaely and Yaniv Zigel. "Room acoustics parameters affecting speaker recognition degradation under reverberation". Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2008) : p. 136-139. Trento, Italy. May 2008.
  77. Itai Peer, Boaz Rafaely and Yaniv Zigel. "Reverberation matching for speaker recognition". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2008) : p. 4829-4832. Las Vegas, USA. March 2008.
  78. Boaz Rafaely. "Spherical microphone array with multiple nulls for analysis of directional room impulse responses". IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2008) : p. 281-284. Las Vegas, USA. March 2008.
  79. Boaz Rafaely. "Analysis of enclosed sound fields using spherical microphone array processing". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 123(5(2)) : p. 3308 (a). May 2008.
  80. Boaz Rafaely. "Spatial sampling and beamforming for spherical microphone arrays". Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA 2008) : p. 5-8. Trento, Italy. May 2008.
  81. Noam R. Shabtai, Yaniv Zigel and Boaz Rafaely. "The effect of room parameters on speaker verification using reverberant speech". IEEE 25th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2008 : p. 231-235. Eilat, Israel. December 2008.
  82. Itai Peer, Boaz Rafaely and Yaniv Zigel. "Reverberation compensation for speaker verification". IEEE 25th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2008 : p. 333-337. Eilat, Israel. December 2008.
  83. Morag Agmon and Boaz Rafaely. "Beamforming for a spherical-aperture microphone". IEEE 25th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2008 : p. 227-230. Eilat, Israel. December 2008.
  84. Yotam Peled and Boaz Rafaely. "Study of speech intelligibility in noisy enclosures using optimal spherical beamforming". IEEE 25th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2008 : p. 285-289. Eilat, Israel. December 2008.
  85. Dima Khaykin and Boaz Rafaely. "Signal decorrelation by spatial smoothing for spherical microphone arrays". IEEE 25th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, IEEEI 2008 : p. 270-274. Eilat, Israel. December 2008.
  86. Boaz Rafaely, Amitai Koretz, Roni Winik and Morag Agmon. "Spherical microphone array beampattern design for improved room acoustics analysis". International Symposium on Room Acoustics (ISRA 2007)(S42). Seville, Spain. September 2007.
  87. Boaz Rafaely. "Sampling-efficient numerically-robust spherical microphone arrays". 19th International Congress on Acoustics (ICA 2007)(ELE-03-004-IP). Madrid, Spain. September 2007.
  88. Boaz Rafaely, Ilya Balmages and Limor Eger. "High-order wave-decomposition using a dual-radius spherical microphone array". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 120(5(2)) : p. 3225 (a). November 2006.
  89. Boaz Rafaely. "Design of a second-order soundfield microphone". 118th Audio Engineering Society Convention (AES 2005)(6405). Barcelona, Spain. May 2005.
  90. Iimor Balmages and Boaz Rafaely. "Room acoustics measurements by microphones arrays". 23rd IEEE convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel : p. 420-423. Herzelia, Israel. September 2004.
  91. Boaz Rafaely. "Plane-wave decomposition by spherical-convolution microphone array". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 115(5(2)) : p. 2578 (a). May 2004.
  92. Munham Park and Boaz Rafaely. "Super-resolution spherical microphone array". 23rd IEEE convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel : p. 424-427. Herzelia, Israel. September 2004.
  93. Boaz Rafaely. "Decomposition of reverberant sound fields into plane waves using microphone arrays". Fifth International Workshop on Microphone Array Systems. Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. May 2003 (a).
  94. Wen-Kung Tseng, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Performance limits and real-time implementation of a virtual active headrest". The 2002 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 2002) : p. 1231-1242. Southampton, UK. July 2002.
  95. Ngwa Abinwi Shusina and Boaz Rafaely. "Feedback cancellation in hearing aids based on indirect closed-loop identification". Signal Processing Symposium, IEEE Benelux Signal Processing Chapter (SPS 2002) : p. 177-180. Leuven, Belgium. March 2002.
  96. Pik Shan Tam and Boaz Rafaely. "Adaptive sound equalization using constrained frequency-domain filters". The 2002 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 2002) : p. 401-412. Southampton, UK. July 2002.
  97. Boaz Rafaely, Ilya Balmages and Limor Eger. "Physical modeling of the feedback path in hearing aids with application to adaptive feedback cancellation". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 111(5(2)) : p. 2380 (a). May 2002.
  98. Joanna L. Hayes and Boaz Rafaely. "Modeling the feedback path in hearing aids". British Society of Audiology Conference 2001. Winchester, UK. September 2001 (a).
  99. John Rose, Philip A. Nelson and Boaz Rafaely. "Variance of sweet spot size with head location for virtual audio". 110th Audio Engineering Society Convention (AES 2001)(5391). Amsterdam, The Netherlands. May 2001.
  100. Wen-Kung Tseng, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Performance and stability of single channel virtual microphone feedback controllers for an active headrest system". 2001 International Conference on Optimization and Optimal Control. Tainan, Taiwan. June 2001.
  101. Boaz Rafaely. "Active noise reducing headset - an overview". Inter-noise 2001 : p. 589-598. The Hugue, The Netherlands. August 2001.
  102. Kyriakos Papanagiotou, Boaz Rafaely and Christine H. Shadle. "Speech enhancement for an in-ear communication system using body-conducted and acoustic signals". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 109(5(2)) : p. 2491 (a). May 2001.
  103. Boaz Rafaely. "Feedback cancellation in hearing aids based on indirect closed-loop identification". IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA 2001) : p. 159-162. New York, USA. October 2001.
  104. Boaz Rafaely. "Active noise reducing headset". First Online Symposium for Electronics Engineers (OSEE). December 2000.
  105. Ngwa Abinwi Shusina and Boaz Rafaely. "Study of the frequency-domain LMS for feedback cancellation in hearing aids". Fifth International Conference on Mathematics in Signal Processing. Warwick, UK. December 2000.
  106. Pik Shan Tam and Boaz Rafaely. "Efficient computation of very long optimal FIR filters". Fifth International Conference on Mathematics in Signal Processing. Warwick, UK. December 2000.
  107. Wen-Kung Tseng, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "2-norm and ∞-norm pressure minimization for local active control of sound". The 1999 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 1999) : p. 661-672. Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. December 1999.
  108. Mariano Roccasalva-Firenze and Boaz Rafaely. "Acoustic feedback reduction in hearing aids - a feasibility study". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 105(5(2)) : p. 1212 (a). May 1999.
  109. Boaz Rafaely. "Active control with optimization over frequency and space". The 1999 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 1999) : p. 1005-1012. Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. December 1999.
  110. Boaz Rafaely. "Teaching DSP - Theory and practice put together". The Second DSP Education and Research Conference : p. 181-18. Paris, France. September 1998.
  111. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Frequency-domain adaptive control with design constraints". IEE Adaptive Controllers in Practice 1997 Colloquium : p. 11/1-11/3. Coventry, UK. April 1997.
  112. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "An adaptive and robust feedback controller for active control of sound and vibration". International conference on CONTROL 1996 : p. 1149-1153. Exeter, UK. September 1997.
  113. Matry E. Johnson, Thomas J. Sors, Steve J. Elliott and Boaz Rafaely. "Feedback control of broadband sound radiation using a volume velocity sensor". The 1997 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 1997) : p. 1007-1020. Budapest, Hungary. August 1997.
  114. Steve J. Elliott and Boaz Rafaely. "Frequency-domain adaptation of feedforward and feedback controller". The 1997 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 1997) : p. 771-7876. Budapest, Hungary. August 1997.
  115. Boaz Rafaely, Juan Garcia-Bonito and Steve J. Elliott. "Feedback control of sound in headrest". The 1997 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 1997) : p. 445-456. Budapest, Hungary. August 1997.
  116. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Adaptive design of robust feedback controllers for active noise control". IEE Active Sound and Vibration Control Colloquium : p. 1/1-1/3. London, UK. November 1997.
  117. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Adaptive plant modeling in an internal model controller for active control of sound and vibration". Identification in Engineering Systems Conference : p. 479-488. Swansea, UK. July 1996.
  118. Thomas Auspitzer, Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Fast adaptive feedback controller for active noise control". Inter-Noise 1996 conference : p. 1021-1024. Liverpool, UK. July 1996.
  119. Boaz Rafaely and Steve J. Elliott. "Adaptive Internal Model Controller - stability analysis". Inter-Noise 1996 conference : p. 983-998. Liverpool, UK. July 1996.
  120. Steve J. Elliott, Trevor J. Sutton, Boaz Rafaely and Marty E. Johnson. "Design of feedback controllers using a feedforward approach". The 1995 International Symposium on Active Control of Sound and Vibration (ACTIVE 1995) : p. 863-874. Newport Beach, USA. July 1995.
  121. Boaz Rafaely and Miriam Furst. "Design of a hearing test probe using active acoustic noise attenuation". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 93(4(2)) : p. 2405 (a). April 1993.

Other publications:

  1. B. Rafaely. "Book review for Microphone array signal processing, by J. Benesty, J. Chen, and Y. Huang". J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 125(6) : p. 4097-4098. June 2009.
  2. B. Rafaely, J. Carhillo and P. Gardonio. "Noise reducing headsets". Patent GB2361379, Great Britain. November 2001.
  3. B. Rafaely. "Book review for Algorithms for discrete Fourier transform and convolution, by Tolimieri, An and Lu". Institute of Acoustics Bulletin, Vol. 26(3) : p. 48. April 2001.