Age-related and gender-related changes in monaural speech recognition
- Electrophsiological evidence on the time course of semantic and phonological processes in speech... van Turennout, Miranda; Hagoort, Peter // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory & Cognition;Jul97, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p787
Examines the use of movement-related brain potentials to determine the temporal properties of semantic and phonological processes in speech production. Influence of lateralized readiness potentials to determine speech production; Results of electrophysiological evidence for semantic and...
- On prototypes and phonetic categories: A critical assessment of the perceptual magnet effect in... Lively, Scott E.; Pisoni, David B. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Dec97, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p1665
Presents three experiments which examined the perceptual magnet effect in speech perception for the vowel /i/. How participants rated some examples of /i/; Reference to P.K. Kuhl's findings in 1998; Comparison of the phonetic and prototype category; Methodology used in experiments.
- Relative performance of single-channel and multichannel tactile aids for speech perception. Weisenberger, Janet M.; Broadstone, Susan M. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Spring91, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p45
Studies relative performance of single-channel and multichannel tactile aids for speech perception. Artificial hearing; Sensory-aids; Tactile vocoder; Minimal pairs; Syllable rhythm and stress.
- Effects of nonfluencies on speaker's credibility in newscast settings. Engstrom, Erika // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Jun94, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p739
Examines the effects of nonfluencies on speakers' credibility in newscast settings. Correlation between vocal delivery and credibility; Credibility ratings of speakers' competence in the audiotaped message condition.
- Magnitude-estimation scaling: An effective method for the measurement of the... Fucci, Donald; Domyan, Steve // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Feb94, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p348
Presents an experiment in which subjects provided magnitude estimations in the form of quality judgments of a filtered speech stimulus which was a nonsense sentence. High-pass and low-pass filtering conditions; Findings.
- Speech recognition: Instead of typing and clicking, talk and command. Willis, William // T H E Journal;Jan98, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p18
Discusses various aspects of speech recognition technology. History; Speaker-dependent speech recognition systems; Discrete and continuous speech recognition; Description of several speech recognition systems available as of January 1998; Personal Communication Attendant; Hark Recognizer;...
- Verbal auditory closure and the speech perception in noise (SPIN) test. Elliott, Lois L. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec95, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p1363
Proposes that measurement of verbal auditory closure or speech understanding provides useful clinical information. Speech Perception in Noise (SPIN) test as a good measure of verbal auditory closure; Need to review published information about reported performance of different listener groups on...
- Recognizing famous voices: Influence of stimulus duration and different types of retrieval cues. Schweinberger, Stefan R.; Herholz, Anja // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr1997, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p453
Examines the effects of increasing stimulus duration on listeners' ability to recognize famous voices. Study on the influence of different types of cues on the naming the voices that could not be named before; Voice recognition improvements; Indication that voice naming is contingent on...
- Labelling and discrimination of a synthetic fricative continuum in noise: A study of absolute... Formby, Craig; Childers, Donald G. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Feb96, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p4
Compares the perception of voicing in fricative consonants for listeners with normal hearing sensitivity and high-frequency hearing loss in difficult listening conditions. Synthetic speech stimuli; Effects of signal-to-noise ratio and average overall presentation level on labelling the speech...