Alexey Ozerov holds a Ph.D. in Signal Processing from the University of Rennes 1 (France). He worked towards this degree from 2003 to 2006 in the labs of France Telecom R&D and in collaboration with the IRISA institute. Earlier, he received an M.Sc. degree in Mathematics from the Saint-Petersburg State University (Russia) in 1999 and an M.Sc. degree in Applied Mathematics from the University of Bordeaux 1 (France) in 2003. From 1999 to 2002, Alexey worked at Terayon Communicational Systems (USA) as a R&D software engineer, first in Saint-Petersburg and then in Prague (Czech Republic). He was for one year (2007) in Sound and Image Processing Lab at KTH (Royal Institute of Technology), Stockholm, Sweden, for one year and half (2008-2009) in TELECOM ParisTech / CNRS LTCI - Signal and Image Processing (TSI) Department, and for two years (2009 - 2011) with METISS team of IRISA / INRIA - Rennes. Now he is with Technicolor Research & Innovation at Rennes, France. Since 2016 he is a Distinguished member of the Technicolor Fellowship Network and currently he is a member of IEEE Signal Processing Society Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing Technical Committee. He received the IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award in 2014.