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Introducing Speech and Language Processing

Introducing Speech and Language Processing

by John Coleman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521530695

ISBN-13: 9780521530699

Pub. Date: 04/11/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Assuming knowledge of only the very basics of linguistics, this major new textbook provides a concise and accessible introduction to speech and language processing. Students are introduced to topics such as digital signal processing, speech analysis and synthesis, finite-state machines, automatic speech recognition, parsing and probabilistic grammars, and are shown

Overview

Assuming knowledge of only the very basics of linguistics, this major new textbook provides a concise and accessible introduction to speech and language processing. Students are introduced to topics such as digital signal processing, speech analysis and synthesis, finite-state machines, automatic speech recognition, parsing and probabilistic grammars, and are shown from a very elementary level how to work with two programming languages, C and Prolog.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521530699
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/11/2005
Series:
Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics Series
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
301
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Sounds and numbers; 3. Digital filters and resonators; 4. Frequency analysis and linear predictive coding; 5. Finite state machines; 6. Introduction to speech recognition techniques; 7. Probabilistic finite-state models; 8. Parsing; 9. Using probabilistic grammars.

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