Speech Expert at Google
Dr. Quan Wang is currently a Staff Software Engineer at Google, managing the Speaker, Voice & Language team, and an IEEE Senior Member. He was a former Machine Learning Scientist at Amazon Alexa team. Quan had been leading the efforts to deploy advanced speaker recognition technologies to various products at Google, making Google Home the first smart home speaker to support multiple users in the market.
Quan has authored 50+ impactful patents and papers in speaker recognition, speaker diarization, voice separation, speech detection, language recognition and speech synthesis, with 2700+ citations. Quan's work has received coverage by top tech media including VentureBeat, TechCrunch, Engage and CNET.
Quan is the author of the textbook "Voice Identity Techniques: From core algorithms to engineering practice", which was selected by the bestselling books about AI leaderboard in China, and won the Distinguished Author of Year 2020 Award.