The Effect of Talker- and Listener-Related Factors on Intelligibility for a Real-Word, Open-Set Perception Test
- Small-vocabulary speech recognition using surface electromyography Betts, Bradley J.; Binsted, Kim; Jorgensen, Charles // Interacting with Computers;Dec2006, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p1242
Abstract: We present results of electromyographic (EMG) speech recognition on a small vocabulary of 15 English words. EMG speech recognition holds promise for mitigating the effects of high acoustic noise on speech intelligibility in communication systems, including those used by first...
- A Review on Text- Independent Speaker Identification Using Gaussian Supervector SVM. Prasad, Kauleshwar; Lotia, Piyush; Khan, M. R. // International Journal of U- & E-Service, Science & Technology;Mar2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p71
Speech recognition is a challenging yet important speech technology. First, an introduction proposes components of typical automatic speaker recognition system .Two modes like enrollment mode and recognition is discussed. Then we discuss about Feature Extraction  .It is used to reduce the...
- Oreja: A MATLAB environment for the design of psychoacoustic stimuli. Pérez, Elvira; Rodriguez-Esteban, Raul // Behavior Research Methods;Nov2006, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p574
The Oreja software package (available from www.liv.ac.uk/psychology/Downloads/Oreja.htm) was designed to study speech intelligibility. It is a tool that allows manipulation of speech signals to facilitate study of human speech perception. A feature of this package is that it uses a high-level...
- Temporal summation under masking conditions and speech recognition. Rimskaya-Korsakova, L. // Human Physiology;Jul2013, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p355
Temporal summation was estimated by measuring the detection thresholds for pulses with durations of 1-50 ms in the presence of noise maskers. The purpose of the study was to examine the effects of the spectral profiles and intensities of noise maskers on temporal summation, to investigate the...
- Recognition of multiply degraded speech by young and elderly listeners. Gordon-Salant, Sandra; Fitzgibbons, Peter J. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct95, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p1150
Investigates the hypothesis that age effects exert an increased influence on speech recognition performance as the number of acoustic degradations of the speech signal increases. Age-related decline in understanding degraded speech; Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR); Multiply degraded speech.
- ELECTROPALATOGRAPHIC AND SPECTROGRAPHIC DESCRIPTIONS OF ALLOPHONIC VARIANTS OF /l/. Lehman, Mark E.; Swartz, Bradford // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Feb2000, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p47
Investigates prevocalic and postvocalic /l/ in three adult subjects utilizing a combination of electropalatographic and acoustic techniques. Characteristics of prevocalic /l/; Use of models that relate physiological and acoustical aspects of speech to account for observed results.
- Examining the role of auditory sensitivity in the... Nittrouer, Susan; Crowther, Court S. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug1998, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p809
Presents information on the study which examines the role of auditory sensitivity in the developmental weighting shift for speech. Materials and methods; Experimental procedures; Discussion on the results.
- Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia During Speech Production. Reilly, Kevin J.; Moore, Christopher A. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Feb2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p164
The amplitude of the respiratory sinus arrhythmia (RSA) was investigated during a reading aloud task to determine whether alterations in respiratory control during speech production affect the amplitude of RSA. Changes in RSA amplitude associated with speech were evaluated by comparing RSA...
- Evaluation of auditory enhancement and auditory suppression in listeners with normal hearing and... Thibodeau, Linda M. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct96, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p947
Investigates the auditory performance of persons with abnormal speech recognition despite having normal hearing. Auditory suppression and auditory enhancement; Differences in hearing during two-tone suppression.