Fifth International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications (MAVEBA 2007)

Florence, Italy
December 13-15, 2007

Articulatory Oral Space Measures Using the Modified A-Space

Luis M. T. Jesus (1,2), André Araújo (2,3), Isabel M. Costa (1,2)

(1) ESSUA, Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
(2) IEETA, Aveiro, Portugal
(3) Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde do Porto, Instituto Politécnico do Porto, Porto, Portugal

The Modified A-Space method is described. It allows the detailed characterization of in terms of mid-sagittal-plane area, antero-posterior distance, occlusal plane area, posterior pharynx wall tilt, mandible arch width, and oral cavity volume.
Index Terms. Speech Production, Articulatory oral space measures

Full Paper (reprinted with permission from Firenze University Press)

Bibliographic reference.  Jesus, Luis M. T. / Araújo, André / Costa, Isabel M. (2007): "Articulatory oral space measures using the modified a-space", In MAVEBA-2007, 167-170.