Text to speech synthesis : new paradigms and advances / [edited by] Shrikanth Narayanan, Abeer Alwan

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Subjects: Speech synthesis
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference, c2005
Series: IMSC Press multimedia series
Prentice Hall IMSC Press multimedia series
LC Classification: T, TK
Physical Description: xxiii, 257 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Reducing discontinuities at synthesis time for corpus-based speech synthesis / Baris Bozkurt, Thierry Dutoit, Romain Prudon, Christophe D'Alessandro, Vincent Pagel 1
2. Voice quality variation in a long-term recording of a single speaker speech corpus / Hisashi Kawai, Minoru Tsuzaki 19
3. Join cost for unit selection speech synthesis / Jithendra Vepa, Simon King 35
4. Articulatory modeling : a role in concatenative text to speech synthesis / M. Mohan Sondhi, Daniel J. Sinder 63
5. Minimizing the amount of pitch modification in speech synthesis / Esther Klabbers, Jan van Santen, Johan Wouters 89
6. The use of speech recognition technology in speech synthesis / Mari Ostendorf, Ivan Bulyko 109
7. An HMM-based approach to multilingual speech synthesis / Keiichi Tokuda, Heiga Zen, Alan W. Black 135
8. Prosody control for HMM-based Japanese TTS / Koji Iwano, Masahiro Yamada, Taro Togawa, Sadaoki Furui 155
9. Synthesizing expressive speech overview : challenges, and open questions / Murtaza Bulut, Shrikanth Narayanan, Lewis Johnson 175
10. Unit selection synthesis of prosody : evaluation using diphone transplantation / Romain Prudon, Christophe D'Alessandro, Philippe Boula de Mareuil 203
11. Toward expressive synthetic speech / Ellen Eide, Raimo Bakis, Wael Hamza, John F. Pitrelli 219
Additional Authors: Narayanan, Shrikanth
Alwan, Abeer
Notes: LCCN: 2004010674
ISBN: 013145661X (hardcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 55138802
ISBN/ISSN: 013145661X