Text-to-speech synthesis / Paul Taylor

Author(s): Taylor, Paul
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Subjects: Speech synthesis
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009
LC Classification: T, TK
Physical Description: xxviii, 597 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Introduction 1
2. Communication and language 8
3. The text-to-speech problem 26
4. Text segmentation and organisation 52
5. Text decoding 78
6. Prosody prediction from text 111
7. Phonetics and phonology 146
8. Pronunciation 192
9. Synthesis of prosody 225
10. Signals and filters 262
11. Acoustic models of speech production 309
12. Analysis of speech signals 341
13. Synthesis techniques based on vocal-tract models 387
14. Synthesis by concatenation and signal-processing modification 412
15. Hidden-Markov-model synthesis 435
16. Unit-selection synthesis 474
17. Further issues 517
18. Conclusions 533
Appendix A 540
Appendix B 553
References 556
Index 583
Notes: ISBN: 9780521899277 (hbk.)
ISBN: 0521899273 (hbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [556]-582) and index
OCLC Number: 221147648
ISBN/ISSN: 9780521899277
0521899273