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

Florence, Italy
December 13-15, 2007



Bibliographic Reference

[MAVEBA-2007] Fifth International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications (MAVEBA 2007), Florence, Italy, December 13-15, 2007; ed. by C. Manfredi; Firenze University Press (FUP), Florence, Italy, 2007, ISBN 978 88-8453-673-3 (print), 978-88-8453-674-7 (online); ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/maveba_2007

Copyright of this volume is with Firenze University Press. ISCA gratefully acknowledges the publisher's permission to include this workshop in the ISCA Archive.


Introduction to the Workshop



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Acciai   Aghazadeh (85)   Aghazadeh (191)   Ahmadi   Airas   Alku   Alpan   Álvarez   Amato   Amir, N.   Amir, O.   Andriamialison   Araújo   Atrei   Avanzini (51)   Avanzini (129)   Azpiroz   Bacauskiene   Berckmans   Bocchi   de Bodt   Brix   Bruscaglioni   Buchaillard   Butenweg   Cadot   Cannataro   Cano Ortiz   Cantarella   Chabanas   Chaigne   Chevalier   Chytil   Ciota   Cosentino   Cosi   Costa   Dejonckere (21)   Dejonckere (201)   Dejonckere (237)   Devillers   Doaré   Donzelli   Drake   Drioli (51)   Drioli (89)   Drioli (129)   Dubuisson   Dutoit   Ekkel   Escobedo   Favilli   Felici   Fernández-Baíllo (65)   Fernández-Baíllo (183)   Ferrari   Ferrer   Fraile   Fraj   Frauenrath   Frič   Friedrich   Fürst   Gamba   Garozzo   Gelzinis   Giacoma   Goddard   Godino-Llorente (25)   Godino-Llorente (183)   Gömmel   Gómez-Vilda (25)   Gómez-Vilda (65)   Gómez-Vilda (183)   Graville   Grenez (3)   Grenez (101)   Grenez (147)   Groleau   Guarino   Hagmüller   Hernández-Díaz Huici (93)   Hernández-Díaz Huici (139)   Hess   van de Heyning   Horáček (43)   Horáček (55)   Horáček (105)   Horáček (177)   Jesus   Jo   Kaseta   Kaymaz Keskinpala   Khadivi Heris (85)   Khadivi Heris (191)   Klečková (69)   Klečková (83)   Klepáček   Kob (109)   Kob (127)   Kovalenko   Kozel   Krutišová (69)   Krutišová (83)   Landau   Lapi   Laukkanen   Lawson   Licht   Lombardo   Lukkari   Malinen   Manfredi (29)   Manfredi (113)   Manfredi (215)   Manfredi (231)   Manickam   Marchetto   Marécaux   Martens, J. P.   Martens, J. W. M. A. F.   Martínez, A. E.   Martínez, F. M. (33)   Martínez, F. M. (211)   Martínez, R.   Maryn   Mazaira   Mazzei   Medard   Moerman (21)   Moerman (201)   Montefusco   Moore   Munck   Muñoz   Murphy   Nikkhah-Bahrami (85)   Nikkhah-Bahrami (191)   Ogut   Orlandi   Osma-Ruiz   Paci   Palo   Pavel   Payan (79)   Payan (173)   Payrard   Pedersen   Perrier (79)   Perrier (173)   Popolo   Pribuisiene   Pützer   Punčochářová   Rakotoarisoa   Ramirez   Reckenzaun   Remacle   Reyes García   Rochette   Rufiner   Sáenz-Lechón   Salomon (153)   Salomon (157)   Sangiorgi   Schlotthauer   Schoentgen (3)   Schoentgen (101)   Schoentgen (147)   Schutte   Scola   Segaud   Shiavi (153)   Shiavi (157)   Šidlof (105)   Šidlof (177)   Silva   Sitchi   Slevin   Sommavilla   Spaccaterra   Šram   Stylianou   Suaste   Švec   Testi   Titze   Torres   Tradigo   Uloza   Vainio   Vampola   Vasilakis   Veltri   Verhelst   Verikas   Versnel   Vidrascu   Wax   Wilkes (153)   Wilkes (157)   Woisard   Wokurek (11)   Wokurek (97)   Wolf   Yingthawornsuk (153)   Yingthawornsuk (157)  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts. Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Theoretical Models I, II

Fraj, S. Ben Elhadj / Grenez, Francis / Schoentgen, Jean: "Towards the simulation of pathological voice qualities", 3-6.

Vasilakis, Miltiadis / Stylianou, Yannis: "A mathematical model for accurate measurement of jitter", 7-10.

Wokurek, Wolfgang: "Towards a temporal high-resolution formant analysis", 11-14.

Dubuisson, T. / Dutoit, Thierry: "Improvement of source-tract decomposition of speech using analogy with LF model for glottal source and tube model for vocal tract", 119-122.

Ciota, Zygmunt: "Methodology of fundamental frequency extraction and analysis using microphone speech signal and vocal tract model", 123-126.

Gömmel, A. / Butenweg, C. / Kob, Malte: "A fluid-structure interaction model of vocal fold oscillation", 127-128.

Marchetto, E. / Avanzini, Federico / Drioli, Carlo: "Estimation of a physical model of the vocal folds via dynamic programming techniques", 129-132.

Pathology Detection/Classification I, II

Murphy, Peter J.: "Physical and perceptual correlates of voice using acoustic analysis", 17-20.

Dejonckere, Philippe H. / Martens, J. W. M. A. F. / Versnel, H. / Moerman, M. B. J.: "The effect of visible speech on perceptual rating of pathological voices, and on correlation between perception and acoustics", 21-24.

Godino-Llorente, Juan Ignacio / Fraile, Rubén / Sáenz-Lechón, Nicolás / Osma-Ruiz, Víctor / Gómez-Vilda, Pedro: "Automatic detection of voice impairments from text-dependent running speech using a discriminative approach", 25-28.

Amato, F. / Cannataro, Mario / Cosentino, C. / Garozzo, A. / Lombardo, N. / Manfredi, Claudia / Montefusco, F. / Tradigo, G. / Veltri, Pierangelo: "Early detection of voice diseases via a web-based system", 29-32.

Goddard, J. C. / Martínez, F. M. / Schlotthauer, G. / Torres, M. E. / Rufiner, H. L.: "Visualization of normal and pathological speech data", 33-36.

Amir, O. / Wolf, M. / Amir, N.: "A clinical comparison between MDVP and Praat softwares: is there a difference?", 37-40.

Gómez-Vilda, Pedro / Fernández-Baíllo, Roberto / Martínez, R. / Muñoz, C. / Mazaira, L. M. / Álvarez, A. / Godino-Llorente, Juan Ignacio: "Detecting pathology in the glottal spectral signature of female voice", 183-186.

Moore, C. J. / Manickam, Kathiresan / Slevin, N.: "A physiological basis for two group, healthy male voicing identified using spectral approximate entropy", 187-189.

Aghazadeh, B. S. / Khadivi Heris, H. / Ahmadi, H. / Nikkhah-Bahrami, M.: "Fuzzy wavelet packet based feature extraction method applied to pathological voice signals classification", 191-194.

Bacauskiene, M. / Gelzinis, Adas / Kaseta, M. / Kovalenko, M. / Pribuisiene, R. / Uloza, V. / Verikas, Antanas: "Multiple feature sets and genetic search based discrimination of pathological voices", 195-198.

Mechanical Models I, II

Vampola, T. / Horáček, Jaromír / Klepáček, I.: "Three-dimensional finite element modelling of vocal folds vibration in the human larynx", 43-46.

Popolo, P. S. / Titze, Ingo R.: "Relating vocal fold amplitude of vibration to skin acceleration level on the anterior neck", 47-49.

Drioli, Carlo / Avanzini, Federico: "Improved fold closure in mass-spring low-dimensional glottal models", 51-54.

Punčochářová, P. / Horáček, Jaromír / Kozel, K. / Fürst, J.: "Numerical simulation of airflow through the oscillating glottis", 55-58.

Lukkari, T. / Malinen, J. / Palo, P.: "Recording speech during magnetic resonance imaging", 163-166.

Jesus, Luis M. T. / Araújo, André / Costa, Isabel M.: "Articulatory oral space measures using the modified a-space", 167-170.

Švec, J. G. / Frič, M. / Šram, F. / Schutte, H. K.: "Mucosal waves on the vocal folds: conceptualization based on videokymography", 171-172.

Groleau, Julie / Chabanas, Matthieu / Marécaux, Christophe / Payrard, Natacha / Segaud, Brice / Rochette, Michel / Perrier, Pascal / Payan, Yohan: "A biomechanical model of the face including muscles for the prediction of deformations during speech production", 173-176.

Šidlof, P. / Doaré, Olivier / Cadot, Olivier / Chaigne, Antoine / Horáček, Jaromír: "PIV measurements of velocity fields in glottis on a physical vocal fold model", 177-180.

Poster Session

Pedersen, Mette / Munck, Kasper: "Advanced voice assessment. a prospective case-control study of jitter%, shimmer% and Qx%, glottis closure cohesion factor (spead by laryngograph ltd.) and long time average spectra", 61-64.

Fernández-Baíllo, Roberto / Gómez-Vilda, Pedro / Ramirez, C. / Scola, B.: "Pre-post surgery evaluation based on the profile of glottal source", 65-68.

Krutišová, Jana / Klečková, Jana: "Data warehouse for prosody features", 69-70.

Chytil, P. / Jo, Cheolwoo / Drake, K. / Graville, D. / Wax, M. / Pavel, M.: "Detection of pathological diseases using a parametric model of vocal folds and neural networks", 71-74.

Ferrari, Sara / Silva, Mitchell / Guarino, Marcella / Berckmans, Daniel: "Characterisation of cough sounds to monitor respiratory infections in intensive pig farming", 75-78.

Buchaillard, Stéphanie / Brix, Muriel / Perrier, Pascal / Payan, Yohan: "Use of a biomechanical tongue model to predict the impact of tongue surgery on speech production", 79-82.

Klečková, Jana / Krutišová, Jana: "Using nonverbal communication in dialog system", 83-84.

Khadivi Heris, H. / Aghazadeh, B. S. / Nikkhah-Bahrami, M.: "Classification of pathological voice signals using self-similarity based wavelet packet feature extraction and Davies-bouldin criterion", 85-88.

Sommavilla, Giacomo / Cosi, Piero / Drioli, Carlo / Paci, Giulio: "SMS-FESTIVAL: a new TTS framework", 89-92.

Ferrer, C. A. / Bodt, M. S. de / Maryn, Y. / Heyning, P. Van de / Hernández-Díaz Huici, Maria E.: "Properties of the cepstral peak prominence and its usefulness in vocal quality measurements", 93-96.

Pützer, Manfred / Wokurek, Wolfgang: "Correlates of temporal high-resolution formant analysis and glottal excitation in laryngeal dystonia before and after botulinum toxin treatment: a case study", 97-100.

Sitchi, A. / Grenez, Francis / Schoentgen, Jean: "An experiment in vocal tract length estimation", 101-104.

Horáček, Jaromír / Laukkanen, A.-M. / Šidlof, P.: "Estimation of output-cost–ratio using an aeroelastic model of voice production", 105-108.

Kob, Malte / Frauenrath, Tobias: "A system for parallel measurement of glottis opening and larynx position", 109-111.

Manfredi, Claudia / Cantarella, Giovanna: "A multi-purpose user-friendly voice analysis tool: application to lipofilling treatment", 113-116.

Continuous Speech/Prosody

Airas, M. / Alku, Paavo / Vainio, M.: "Laryngeal voice quality changes in expression of prominence in continuous speech", 135-138.

Hernández-Díaz Huici, María E. / Verhelst, Werner: "Spectral transition features in dysarthric speech", 139-142.

Devillers, L. / Vidrascu, L.: "Real-life emotions detection on human-human medical call center interactions", 143-146.

Alpan, A. / Grenez, Francis / Schoentgen, Jean: "Estimation of vocal noise and cycle duration jitter in connected speech", 147-150.

Neurological Dysfunctions

Landau, M. / Yingthawornsuk, T. / Wilkes, D. Mitchell / Shiavi, Richard G. / Salomon, R. M.: "Predicting severity of mental state using vocal output characteristics", 153-156.

Kaymaz Keskinpala, H. / Yingthawornsuk, T. / Wilkes, D. Mitchell / Shiavi, Richard G. / Salomon, R. M.: "Distinguishing high risk suicidal subjects among depressed subjects using mel-frequency cepstrum coefficients and cross validation technique", 157-160.

A-Laryngeal Speech

Moerman, M. B. J. / Martens, J. P. / Chevalier, D. / Friedrich, G. / Hess, M. / Lawson, G. / Licht, A. K. / Ogut, F. / Reckenzaun, E. / Remacle, M. / Woisard, V. / Dejonckere, Philippe H.: "Towards a basic protocol for functional assessment of substitution voices: preliminary results of an international trial", 201-204.

Hagmüller, Martin: "Pitch contour from formants for alaryngeal speech", 205-208.

Newborn Infant Cry

Martínez, F. M. / Azpiroz, J. J. / Martínez, A. E.: "Analysis of noise in cry signal using frequency and time-frequency tools", 211-214.

Bocchi, L. / Spaccaterra, L. / Orlandi, S. / Acciai, F. / Favilli, F. / Atrei, E. / Manfredi, Claudia / Donzelli, G. P.: "Blood oxygenation vs. cry in preterm newborn infants", 215-218.

Cano Ortiz, Sergio Daniel / Suaste, Israel / Escobedo, Daniel / Ekkel, Taco / Reyes García, Carlos Alberto: "Towards a cry classification based on articulated signal processing", 219-222.

Non-Human Sounds

Gamba, M. / Medard, J. / Andriamialison, H. / Rakotoarisoa, G. / Giacoma, C.: "Vocal tract modeling as a tool to investigate species-specific cues in vocalization", 225-227.

Singing Voice

Sangiorgi, T. / Mazzei, L. / Felici, F. / Lapi, S. / Testi, G. / Manfredi, Claudia / Bruscaglioni, Piero: "Objective analysis of the singing voice as related to singer posture", 231-234.

Dejonckere, Philippe H.: ""mozart's voice" - a cultural appetizer", 237.