Speech Separation by Humans and Machines / Edition 1

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This book is appropriate for those specializing in speech science, hearing science, neuroscience, or computer science and engineers working on applications such as automatic speech recognition, cochlear implants, hands-free telephones, sound recording, multimedia indexing and retrieval.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402080012
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 11/2/2004
  • Edition description: 2004
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 319
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.81 (d)

Table of Contents

Speech segregation : problems and perspectives 1
Auditory scene analysis : examining the role of nonlinguistic auditory processing in speech perception 5
Speech separation : further insights from recordings of event-related brain potentials in humans 13
Recurrent timing nets for F0-based speaker separation 31
Blind source separation using graphical models 55
Speech recognizer based maximum likelihood beamforming 65
Exploiting redundancy to construct listening systems 83
Automatic speech processing by inference in generative models 97
Signal separation motivated by human auditory perception : applications to automatic speech recognition 135
Speech segregation using an event-synchronous auditory image and STRAIGHT 155
Underlying principles of a high-quality speech manipulation system STRAIGHT and its application to speech segregation 167
On ideal binary mask as the computational goal of auditory scene analysis 181
The history and future of CASA 199
Techniques for robust speech recognition in noisy and reverberant conditions 213
Source separation, localization, and comprehension in humans, machines, and human-machine systems 221
The cancellation principle in acoustic scene analysis 245
Informational and energetic masking effects in multitalker speech perception 261
Masking the feature information in multi-stream speech-analogue displays 269
Interplay between visual and audio scene analysis 283
Evaluating speech separation systems 295
Making sense of everyday speech : a glimpsing account 305
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