5th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Rhodes, Greece
September 22-25, 1997

New Results in Vowel Production: MRI, EPG, and Acoustic Data

Shrikanth Narayanan (l), Abeer Alwan (2), Yong Song (2)

(1) AT&T Labs-Research, Florham Park, NJ, USA
(2) Department of Electrical Engineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

MRI, EPG, and acoustic data for the vowels /a, i, u/ are analyzed. The vocal tract geometry, tongue shapes, and inter-subject variability are studied. The data are used for studying the articulatory-acoustic relations for these sounds.

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Bibliographic reference.  Narayanan, Shrikanth / Alwan, Abeer / Song, Yong (1997): "New results in vowel production: MRI, EPG, and acoustic data", In EUROSPEECH-1997, 1007-1010.