5th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Rhodes, Greece
September 22-25, 1997

Modelling the Perception of Simultaneous Semi-Vowels

Georg F. Meyer (1), William A. Ainsworth (2)

(1) Human and Machine Perception Research Centre Dept of Computer Science (2) Dept. of Commmunication and Neuroscience, Keele University, Keele, Staffs., UK

A model that is able to predict human performance in a simultaneous glide recognition task is described. The model combines a primitive, F0 guided, segregation stage and a schema driven stage with a heuristic that models whether listeners perceive a single or two simultaneous sounds.

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Bibliographic reference.  Meyer, Georg F. / Ainsworth, William A. (1997): "Modelling the perception of simultaneous semi-vowels", In EUROSPEECH-1997, 2495-2498.