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Frication and voicing classification

Jesus, LMT and Jackson, PJB (2008) Frication and voicing classification Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, 5190. pp. 11-20.

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Phonetic detail of voiced and unvoiced fricatives was examined using speech analysis tools. Outputs of eight f0 trackers were combined to give reliable voicing and f0 values. Log - energy and Mel frequency cepstral features were used to train a Gaussian classifier that objectively labeled speech frames for frication. Duration statistics were derived from the voicing and frication labels for distinguishing between unvoiced and voiced fricatives in British English and European Portuguese.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Electronic Engineering > Centre for Vision Speech and Signal Processing
Authors :
Jesus, LMT
Jackson, PJB
Date : 2008
DOI : 10.1007/978-3-540-85980-2_2
Additional Information : The original publication is available at
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 14 Dec 2011 13:02
Last Modified : 31 Oct 2017 14:12

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