Lennart Svensson

Biträdande professor at Electrical Engineering, Signalbehandling och medicinsk teknik, Signal Processing

Lennart Svensson is Professor in Signal Processing. His research interests include nonlinear filtering, multi-target tracking, deep learning, Bayesian inference and reinforcement learning.

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2011–2014

Model-based Reconstruction and Classification Based on Near-Field Microwave Measurements

Mats Viberg Signal Processing
Mikael Persson Biomedical Electromagnetics
Tomas McKelvey Signal Processing
Thomas Rylander Signal Processing
Jian Yang Antennas
Lennart Svensson Signal Processing
Swedish Research Council (VR)

2013–2016

Fordonspositionering och ruttprediktion

Tomas McKelvey Signal Processing
Lennart Svensson Signal Processing
Lars Hammarstrand Signal Processing
Erik Stenborg Signal Processing
VINNOVA

2013–2017

Target tracking in complex scenarios including jamming conditions for airborne sensor systems

Tomas McKelvey Signal Processing
Lennart Svensson Signal Processing
Abu Sajana Rahmathullah Signal Processing
VINNOVA

2012–2014

Parameter estimation based on sparse modeling

Mats Viberg Signal Processing
Ashkan Panahi Signal Processing
Lennart Svensson Signal Processing
Swedish Research Council (VR)

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Publications

2017

Poisson Multi-Bernoulli Mapping Using Gibbs Sampling

Maryam Fatemi, Karl Granström, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 65 (11), p. 2814-2827
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2017

Iterated Posterior Linearization Smoother

Angel Garcia-Fernandez, Lennart Svensson, S. Sarkka et al
Ieee Transactions on Automatic Control. Vol. 62 (4), p. 2056-2063
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

On the relation between Gaussian process quadratures and sigma-point methods

A. S. Arkkä, J. Hartikainen, Lennart Svensson et al
Journal of Advances in Information Fusion. Vol. 11 (1), p. 31-46
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Recent Results on Bayesian Cramer-Rao Bounds for Jump Markov Systems

C. Fritsche, U. Orguner, Lennart Svensson et al
2016 19th International Conference on Information Fusion (Fusion), p. 512-520
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Recent results on Bayesian Cramér-Rao bounds for jump Markov systems

C. Fritsche, U. Orguner, Lennart Svensson et al
FUSION 2016 - 19th International Conference on Information Fusion, Proceedings, p. 512-520
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Gamma Gaussian inverse-Wishart Poisson multi-Bernoulli filter for extended target tracking

Karl Granström, Maryam Fatemi, Lennart Svensson et al
FUSION 2016 - 19th International Conference on Information Fusion, Proceedings, p. 893-900
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

A batch algorithm for estimating trajectories of point targets using expectation maximization

Abu Sajana Rahmathullah, Raghavendra Selvan, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 64 (18), p. 4792 - 4804
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Labeling Uncertainty in Multitarget Tracking

E. H. Aoki, P. K. Mandal, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems. Vol. 52 (3), p. 1006-1020
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Poisson multi-Bernoulli filter for extended object tracking

Maryam Fatemi, Lennart Svensson, Karl Granström et al
Preprint
2016

Poisson Multi-Bernoulli Radar Mapping Using Gibbs Sampling

Maryam Fatemi, Karl Granström, Lennart Svensson et al
Preprint
2016

Poisson multi-Bernoulli conjugate prior for estimation of both detected and undetected extended objects

Karl Granström, Maryam Fatemi, Lennart Svensson et al
Preprint
2016

Variational Bayesian Expectation Maximization for Radar Map Estimation

Malin Lundgren, Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand et al
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 64 (6), p. 1391-1404
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Long-range road geometry estimation using moving vehicles and road-side observations

Lars Hammarstrand, Maryam Fatemi, Angel Garcia-Fernandez et al
IEEE transactions on intelligent transportation systems. Vol. 17 (8), p. 2144-2158
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Variational Bayesian EM for SLAM

Maryam Fatemi, Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand et al
IEEE 6th International Workshop on Computational Advances in Multi-Sensor Adaptive Processing (CAMSAP), 2015, Cancun, Mexico, 13-16 Dec. 2015, p. 501-504
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

A Bayesian nonparametric approach for blind multiuser channel estimation

I. Valera, F.J.R. Ruiz, Lennart Svensson et al
23rd European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO) 2015, Nice, France, Aug. 31 - Sept. 4 2015, p. 2766-2770
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Infinite Factorial Dynamical Model

Isabel Valera, Fran Francisco, Lennart Svensson et al
29th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, NIPS 2015, Montreal, Canada, 7-12 December. Vol. 2015-January, p. 1666-1674
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Designing and Evaluating a Flipped Signals and Systems Course

Lennart Svensson, Tom Adawi,
Proceedings of the 14th European Conference on e-Learning – ECEL 2015, Hatfield, UK, 29-30 October 2015, p. 584-591
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Flipping a PhD course using movies from a MOOC

Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand, Christian Stöhr et al
Proceedings från 5:e Utvecklingskonferensen för Sveriges ingenjörsutbildningar, Uppsala, November 18-19, 2015. Vol. 5, p. 168-171
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Posterior Linearization Filter: Principles and Implementation Using Sigma Points

A. F. Garcia-Fernandez, Lennart Svensson, M. R. Morelande et al
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 63 (20), p. 5561-5573
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Adaptive unscented Gaussian likelihood approximation filter

Angel Garcia-Fernandez, M. R. Morelande, J. Grajal et al
Automatica. Vol. 54, p. 166-175
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Gaussian MAP Filtering Using Kalman Optimization

Angel Garcia-Fernandez, Lennart Svensson,
IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. Vol. 60 (5), p. 1336-1349
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Challenges for cooperative ITS: Improving road safety through the integration of wireless communications, control, and positioning

Henk Wymeersch, Gabriel Rodrigues de Campos, Paolo Falcone et al
2015 International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications, ICNC 2015, p. 573-578
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Gaussian process quadratures in nonlinear sigma-point filtering and smoothing

S. Särkkä, J. Hartikainen, Lennart Svensson et al
17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014; Salamanca; Spain; 7 July 2014 through 10 July 2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Target tracking based on estimation of sets of trajectories

Lennart Svensson, M. Morelande,
17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014; Salamanca; Spain; 7 July 2014 through 10 July 2014 (Art. no. 6916226)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Iterated statistical linear regression for Bayesian updates

A.F. García-Fernández, Lennart Svensson, M.R. Morelande et al
17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014; Salamanca; Spain; 7 July 2014 through 10 July 2014, p. Art. no. 6916133
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

A fresh look at Bayesian Cramér-Rao bounds for discrete-time nonlinear filtering

C. Fritsche, E. Özkan, Lennart Svensson et al
17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014; Salamanca; Spain; 7 July 2014 through 10 July 2014, p. Art. no. 6916255
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Road Geometry Estimation Using a Precise Clothoid Road Model and Observations of Moving Vehicles

Maryam Fatemi, Lars Hammarstrand, Lennart Svensson et al
17th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems October 8-11, 2014, Qingdao, China, p. 238-244
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Vehicle self-localization using off-the-shelf sensors and a detailed map

Malin Lundgren, Erik Stenborg, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, Proceedings, p. 522-528
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Two-filter Gaussian mixture smoothing with posterior pruning

Abu Sajana Rahmathullah, Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson et al
17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014, Salamanca, Spain, 7-10 July 2014, p. Art. no. 6916249
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Merging-based forward-backward smoothing on Gaussian mixtures

Abu Sajana Rahmathullah, Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson et al
17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014; Salamanca; Spain; 7 July 2014 through 10 July 2014, p. Art. no. 6916248
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

The Marginal Enumeration Bayesian Cramer-Rao Bound for Jump Markov Systems

C. Fritsche, U. Orguner, Lennart Svensson et al
Ieee Signal Processing Letters. Vol. 21 (4), p. 464-468
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Bayesian Road Estimation Using Onboard Sensors

Angel Garcia-Fernandez, Lars Hammarstrand, Maryam Fatemi et al
IEEE transactions on intelligent transportation systems. Vol. PP (99), p. 1-14
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Adaptive Stopping for Fast Particle Smoothing

Ehsan Taghavi, F. Lindsten, Lennart Svensson et al
2013 Ieee International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, p. 6293-6297
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Particle PHD forward filter-backward simulator for targets in close proximity

R. Georgescu, P.K. Willett, Lennart Svensson et al
ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings, p. 6387-6391
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Smoothed probabilistic data association filter

Abu Sajana Rahmathullah, Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson et al
FUSION 2013, 9-12 July 2013, Istanbul, Turkey, p. 1296 - 1303
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A CPHD Filter for Tracking With Spawning Models

Malin Lundgren, Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand et al
IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Signal Processing. Vol. 7 (3), p. 496-507
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

A CPHD filter for tracking with spawning models - including a FISST based derivation

Malin Lundgren, Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand et al
Report
2012

Moment Estimation Using a Marginalized Transform

Fredrik Sandblom, Lennart Svensson,
Ieee Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 60 (12), p. 6138-6150
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Optimal posterior density approximation for bearings-only tracking

M.R. Morelande, Lennart Svensson, J. Hagmar et al
2012 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2012. Kyoto, 25 - 30 March 2012, p. 3585-3588
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

A map based estimator for inverse complex covariance matricies

M.L. Nordenvaad, Lennart Svensson,
2012 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2012. Kyoto, 25 - 30 March 2012, p. 3369-3372
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Two linear complexity particle filters capable of maintaining target label probabilities for targets in close proximity

R. Georgescu, P. Willett, Lennart Svensson et al
15th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2012. Singapore, 7 - 12 September 2012, p. 2370-2377
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

A cardinality preserving multitarget multi-Bernoulli RFS tracker

V.C. Ravindra, Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand et al
15th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2012. Singapore, 7 - 12 September 2012, p. 832-839
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

The Rao-Blackwellized marginal M-SMC filter for Bayesian multi-target tracking and labelling

E.H. Aoki, Y. Boers, Lennart Svensson et al
15th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2012. Singapore, 9 - 12 July 2012, p. 90-97
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Design and Experimental Validation of a Cooperative Driving System in the Grand Cooperative Driving Challenge

Roozbeh Kianfar, Bruno Augusto, Alireza Ebadighajari et al
IEEE transactions on intelligent transportation systems. Vol. 13 (3), p. 994-1007
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

A non-degenerate rao-blackwellised particle filter for estimating static parameters in dynamical models

F. Lindsten, T. B. Schön, Lennart Svensson et al
IFAC Proceedings. 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification. Vol. 16 (1), p. 1149-1154
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

A Bayesian look at the optimal track labelling problem

E. H. Aoki, Y. Boers, Lennart Svensson et al
9th IET Data Fusion and Target Tracking Conference: Algorithms and Applications, DF and TT 2012, London,16-17 May 2012 (595)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

A Study of MAP Estimation Techniques for Nonlinear Filtering

Maryam Fatemi, Lennart Svensson, Lars Hammarstrand et al
15th international conference on information fusion, July 09-12 2012, Singapore, p. 1058 - 1065
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Extended Object Tracking using a Radar Resolution Model

Lars Hammarstrand, Fredrik Sandblom, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems. Vol. 48 (3), p. 2371 - 2386
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Adaptive Radar Sensor Model for Tracking Structured Extended Objects

Lars Hammarstrand, Malin Lundgren, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems. Vol. 48 (3), p. 1975 - 1995
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Variational Bayesian Framework for Receiver Design in the Presence of Phase Noise in MIMO Systems

Rajet Krishnan, Mohammad Reza Khanzadi, Lennart Svensson et al
IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC 2012, Paris, 1-4 April 2012, p. 347-352
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

CS versus MAP and MMOSPA for Multi-Target Radar AOAs

David Crouse, Peter Willett, Lennart Svensson et al
Proc. 45th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

An approximate minimum MOSPA estimator

David Crouse, Peter Willett, Marco Guerriero et al
Proc. 36th international conference on acoustics, speech and signal processing, ICASSP 2011; Prague; 22 May 2011 through 27 May 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Aspects of MMOSPA Estimation

David, F. Crouse, Peter Willett, Yaakov Bar-Shalom et al
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control. 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European Control Conference, CDC-ECC 2011,Orlando, FL,12 - 15 December 2011, p. 6001-6006
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

A New Vehicle Motion Model for Improved Predictions and Situation Assessment

Joakim Sörstedt, Lennart Svensson, Fredrik Sandblom et al
IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. Vol. 12 (4), p. 1209 - 1219
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Marginalized sigma-point filtering

Fredrik Sandblom, Lennart Svensson,
14th International Conference on Information Fusion, Fusion 2011; Chicago, IL; 5 July 2011 through 8 July 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Optimal parameterization of posterior densities using homotopy

Jonas Hagmar, Lennart Svensson, Mark Morelande et al
14th International Conference on Information Fusion, Fusion 2011; Chicago, IL; 5 July 2011 through 8 July 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

A look at Gaussian mixture reduction algorithms

David Crouse, Peter Willett, Krishna Pattipati et al
14th International Conference on Information Fusion, Fusion 2011; Chicago, IL; 5 July 2011 through 8 July 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Interpolation based on stationary and adaptive AR(1) modeling

Eija Johansson, Marie Ström, Lennart Svensson et al
36th IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2011; Prague; 22 May 2011 through 27 May 2011, p. 4052-4055
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Set JPDA Filter for Multitarget Tracking

Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson, Marco Guerriero et al
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 59 (10), p. 4677-4691
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

The Set MHT

David F. Crouse, Peter Willett, Lennart Svensson et al
14th International Conference on Information Fusion, Fusion 2011; Chicago, IL; 5 July 2011 through 8 July 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

The Set IMMJPDA filter for multitarget tracking

Daniel Svensson, David Crouse, Lennart Svensson et al
Proceedings of SPIE: Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition XX. Conference on Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition XX Orlando, FL, APR 25-27, 2011. Vol. 8050
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

The multitarget Set JPDA filter with target identity

Daniel Svensson, Lennart Svensson, Marco Guerriero et al
Proceedings of SPIE: Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition XX. Conference on Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition XX Orlando, FL, APR 25-27, 2011. Vol. 8050
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2010

Set JPDA Filter for Multi-Target Tracking

Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson, Marco Guerriero et al
Report
2010

On the Bayesian Cramér-Rao Bound for Markovian Switching Systems

Lennart Svensson,
IEEE Transactions of Signal Processing. Vol. 58 (9), p. 4507-4516
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Bayesian Data Fusion for Distributed Target Detection in Sensor Networks

M. Guerriero, Lennart Svensson, P. Willet et al
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 58 (6), p. 3417-3421
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Shooting two birds with two bullets: how to find Minimum Mean OSPA estimates

Marco Guerriero, Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson et al
Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Information Fusion
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Tracking Conductivity Variations in The Absence of Accurate State Evolution Models in Electrical Impedance Tomography

Parham Hashemzadeh, V Sahota, M.F. Callaghan et al
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering, p.
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

The JPDAF in practical systems: computation and snake oil

David F. Crouse, Yaakov Bar-Shalom, Peter Willett et al
Proceedings of Signal Processing of Small Targets, SPIE. Vol. 7698
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

The Reference Prior for Complex Covariance Matrices With Efficient Implementation Strategies

Lennart Svensson, Magnus Nordenvaad,
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 58 (1), p. 53-66
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

A New Multiple Model Filter with Switch Time Conditions

Daniel Svensson, Lennart Svensson,
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 58 (1), p. 11-25
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Set JPDA Algorithm for Tracking Sonar Crossing Targets

Marco Guerriero, Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson et al
Proceedings of NATO Workshop on Data Fusion and Anomaly Detection for Maritime Situational Awareness
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Evaluating the Bayesian Cramér-Rao Bound for multiple model filtering

Lennart Svensson,
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Fusion, p. 1775-1782
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Set JPDA algorithm for tracking unordered sets of targets

Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson, Peter Willett et al
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Fusion , p. 1187-1194
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Performance Evaluation of MHT and GM-CPHD in a Ground Target Tracking Scenario

Daniel Svensson, Johannes Wintenby, Lennart Svensson et al
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Fusion, p. 300-307
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Tracking vehicles using radar detections

Joakim Gunnarsson, Lennart Svensson, Lars Danielsson et al
2007 IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, IV 2007; Istanbul; Turkey; 13 June 2007 through 15 June 2007, p. 296-302
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Multiple Model Filtering with Switch Time Conditions

Lennart Svensson, Daniel Svensson,
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Information Fusion
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

A New motion model for tracking of vehicles

Lennart Svensson, Joakim Gunnarsson,
Proc. 14th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, SYSID 2006
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Joint driver intention classification and tracking of vehicles

Joakim Gunnarsson, Lennart Svensson, Fredrik Bengtsson et al
Proc. Nonlinear Statistical Signal Processing Workshop, NSSPW
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

On Posterior Distributions for Signals in Gaussian Noise With Unknown Covariance Matrix

Lennart Svensson, Magnus Lundberg,
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 53 (9), p. 3554 - 3571
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2004

The Haar measure and the generation of random unitary matrices

Magnus Lundberg, Lennart Svensson,
2004 Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop; Barcelona; Spain; 18 July 2004 through 21 July 2004, p. 114-118
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2004

Estimating complex covariance matrices

Lennart Svensson, Magnus Lundberg,
Proc. 38th Asilomar conference on signals, systems and computers
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2004

Bayesian Inference with Unknown Noise Covariance

Lennart Svensson,
Doctoral thesis
2002

Analytical Expression for the Posterior Distribution of Signals in Colored Gaussian Noise

Lennart Svensson, Magnus Lundberg,
Proc. of the 36th Asilomar Conf., Sig., Syst., Comput., Monterey, CA
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2002

Dual-Band Land Mine Detection Using a Bayesian Approach

Lennart Svensson, Magnus Lundberg,
IEEE, International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, ICASSP '02, Orlando
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2001

Land Mine Detection in Rotationally Invariant Noise Fields

Lennart Svensson, Magnus Lundberg,
Proc. of the 2001 IEEE Workshop on Statistical Signal Processing, p. 170-173
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2001

Infrared Detection of Buried Land Mines Based on Texture Modeling

Magnus Lundberg, Lennart Svensson, Irene Y.H. Gu et al
Spie Proceedings: Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets VI. Vol. 4394, p. 199-206
Conference paper - peer reviewed