Second European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Genova, Italy
September 24-26, 1991


On The Acquisition of Speech by Machines, ASM

Frank Fallside

Cambridge University Engineering Department, Cambridge, UK

Most studies of speech processing by machine are concerned separately with the recognition and understanding of speech or with the synthesis of speech. The technical difficulties involved have resulted in the two fields being studied separately and, while well known common knowledge in phonetics and linguistics is drawn on by both, present day implementations of speech recognition and of speech synthesis are markedly different.

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Bibliographic reference.  Fallside, Frank (1991): "On the acquisition of speech by machines, ASM", In EUROSPEECH-1991, 13-14.