Sixth International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications (MAVEBA 2009)

Florence, Italy
December 12-14, 2009



Bibliographic Reference

[MAVEBA-2009] Sixth International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications (MAVEBA 2009), Florence, Italy, December 12-14, 2009; ed. by C. Manfredi; Firenze University Press (FUP), Florence, Italy, 2009, ISBN 978-88-6453-094-9 (print), 978-88-6453-096-3 (online); ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/maveba_2009

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

Aalto   Alku   Alpan   Amir, N.   Amir, O.   Annesi   Arias-Londoño   Arslan   Bacauskiene   Baracca   Barney (61)   Barney (133)   Benyó (7)   Benyó (11)   Bless   Bocchi (15)   Bocchi (29)   Bocchi (189)   de Bodt   Bohr   Brereton   Cai   Calabrese   Calisti (15)   Calisti (29)   Calisti (189)   Cannataro   Cantarella   Castellanos-Domínguez   Ciota   de Colle   Correia   Crevier-Buchman   Daffern   Damrose   Dejonckere (65)   Dejonckere (67)   Deliyski (137)   Deliyski (141)   Döllinger (195)   Döllinger (207)   Donzelli (15)   Donzelli (189)   Drugman   Dubuisson (37)   Dubuisson (53)   Dutoit   Eysholdt   Fernández-Baíllo (45)   Fernández-Baíllo (73)   Forti   Fraile   Fraj   Gambardella   Gaviria-Gómez   Gelzinis   Gigliotti   Gobl (21)   Gobl (91)   Godino-Llorente (45)   Godino-Llorente (129)   Golla   Gómez-Vilda (45)   Gómez-Vilda (73)   Gráf   Granqvist   Grenez (37)   Grenez (87)   Grenez (95)   Grenez (99)   Gutiérrez-Arriola   Hagmüller   Horáček   Howard   Hüttner   Illényi (7)   Illényi (11)   Irino   Itagaki   Izdebski   Jesus   Jochum   Kaltenbacher   Kane   Kawahara (83)   Kawahara (115)   Keiser   Kelertas   Klečková (33)   Klečkova (149)   Koutsogiannaki   Krutišová   Krzesimowski      Laine   Landini   Lenti Boero   de Luca   Luegmair   Malinen (199)   Malinen (211)   Manfredi (15)   Manfredi (29)   Manfredi (179)   Manfredi (189)   Markaki   Martens (67)   Martens (165)   Martini   Maule   Mertens   Middag   Milanesi   Moerman   Morise   Moukalled (137)   Moukalled (141)   Murphy   Nataletti   Neumann   Ní Chasaide   Nisimura   van Nuffelen   Orlandi   Orlikoff   Osma-Ruiz   Palo   Pantazis   Pérez Espinosa   Pieroni   Pignataro   Polivka   Pucci   Pützer   Räsänen   Reiner   Reyes García   Rodellar-Biarge   Rohan   Romagnoli   Sá Couto   Sáenz-Lechón   Sanjust   Sarria-Paja   Schoentgen (37)   Schoentgen (87)   Schoentgen (95)   Schoentgen (99)   Schwarz   Serrurier   Sisto   Sparacino   Sramkova   Sturniolo   Stylianou (41)   Stylianou (107)   Sundberg   Sutor   Svec   Uloza   Vaiciukynas   Vanello   Várallyay Jr (7)   Várallyay Jr (11)   Vegiene   Veltri   Venzi   Verduyckt   Verikas   Vilarinho   Wang   Wokurek   Yan   Yanushevskaya   Ziv   Zörner  

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

Newborn Infant Cry (Special Session)

Lenti Boero, D.: "Neurofunctional spectrographic analysis of the cry of brain injured asphyxiated infants: a physioacoustic and clinical study", 3-6.

Várallyay Jr, G. / Illényi, András / Benyó, Zoltán: "Melody analysis of the newborn infant cries", 7-10.

Várallyay Jr, G. / Illényi, András / Benyó, Zoltán: "Automatic infant cry detection", 11-14.

Orlandi, S. / Bocchi, L. / Calisti, M. / Donzelli, G. / Manfredi, Claudia: "Recovery of oxygen saturation level in newborns", 15-18.

Emotional Voice

Yanushevskaya, I. / Gobl, Christer / Ní Chasaide, Ailbhe: "Voice parameter dynamics in Portrayed emotions", 21-24.

Pérez Espinosa, Humberto / Reyes García, Carlos Alberto: "Detection of negative emotional state in speech with ANFIS and genetic algorithms", 25-28.

Vanello, N. / Martini, N. / Milanesi, M. / Keiser, H. / Calisti, M. / Bocchi, L. / Manfredi, Claudia / Landini, L.: "Evaluation of a pitch estimation algorithm for speech emotion recognition", 29-32.

Krutišová, Jana / Klečková, Jana: "Prosody features analysis", 33-34.

Voice Quality Assessment I, II

Cai, J. / Alpan, A. / Dubuisson, T. / Verduyckt, I. / Grenez, Francis / Schoentgen, Jean: "A clinical workstation software for voice quality assessment", 37-40.

Markaki, Maria / Stylianou, Yannis: "Modulation spectral features for objective voice quality assessment: the breathiness case", 41-44.

Gómez-Vilda, Pedro / Fernández-Baíllo, Roberto / Rodellar-Biarge, V. / Godino-Llorente, Juan Ignacio: "Voice pathology grading by Gaussian mixture models: study cases", 45-48.

Krzesimowski, Damian / Ciota, Zygmunt: "Estimation of hospitalization progress for patients with stroke with using of voice analysis", 49-52.

Dubuisson, T. / Drugman, T. / Dutoit, Thierry: "On the mutual information of glottal source estimation techniques for the automatic detection of speech pathologies", 53-56.

Amir, O. / Ziv, S. / Amir, N.: "Acoustic analysis of vowel segments for clinical purposes: preliminary observations", 57-60.

Jesus, Luis M. T. / Barney, Anna / Sá Couto, Pedro / Vilarinho, Helena / Correia, Ana: "Voice quality evaluation using cape-v and GRBAS in european Portuguese", 61-64.

Neumann, K. J. / Dejonckere, Philippe H.: "Voice related quality of life in spasmodic dysphonia: a detailed VHI-analysis before and after botulinum treatment", 65.

Dejonckere, Philippe H. / Martens, J. P. / Moerman, M. B. J.: "Long term follow-up of patients with spasmodic dysphonia", 67.

Sarria-Paja, M. / Castellanos-Domínguez, G. / Gaviria-Gómez, N.: "Principal component analysis for HMM-based pathological voice detection", 69-72.

Fernández-Baíllo, Roberto / Gómez-Vilda, Pedro: "Identification of functional voice disorders by biomechanical analysis", 73-76.

Sparacino, G. / Colle, W. De / Luca, D. De / Arslan, E.: "Electroglottography and microphone signals assessed by approximate entropy in normal and dysphonic subjects", 77-79.

Voice Modelling I, II

Kawahara, Hideki: "Speech morphing based on biologically relevant signal representations", 83-86.

Schoentgen, Jean / Grenez, Francis: "Tracking formants, extra-formants and anti-formants in non-modal speech by means of a spectral pole-zero model", 87-90.

Kane, John C. / Gobl, Christer: "Automatic parameterisation of the glottal waveform combining time and frequency domain measures", 91-94.

Fraj, S. Ben Elhadj / Grenez, Francis / Schoentgen, Jean: "Synthetic hoarse voices: a perceptual evaluation", 95-98.

Mertens, C. / Grenez, Francis / Crevier-Buchman, L. / Schoentgen, Jean: "Salience analysis for glottal cycle detection in disordered speech", 99-102.

Murphy, Peter J.: "Temporal measures of the initial phase of vocal fold opening across different phonation types", 103-106.

Pantazis, Yannis / Koutsogiannaki, Maria / Stylianou, Yannis: "A novel method for the extraction of vocal tremor", 107-110.

Laine, Unto K. / Räsänen, O. J.: "Indirect estimation of formant frequencies through mean spectral variance with application to automatic gender recognition", 111-114.

Itagaki, Hanae / Morise, Masanori / Nisimura, Ryuichi / Irino, Toshio / Kawahara, Hideki: "A bottom-up procedure to extract periodicity structure of voiced sounds and its application to represent and restoration of pathological voices", 115-118.

Cantarella, G. / Baracca, G. N. / Forti, S. / Pignataro, L.: "Acoustic/aerodynamic assessment of normal and dysphonic voice", 119-122.

Voice Images

Gelzinis, A. / Verikas, Antanas / Bacauskiene, M. / Vaiciukynas, E. / Kelertas, E. / Uloza, V. / Vegiene, A.: "Towards video laryngostroboscopy-based automated screening for laryngeal disorders", 125-128.

Osma-Ruiz, Víctor / Gutiérrez-Arriola, Juana M. / Godino-Llorente, Juan Ignacio / Sáenz-Lechón, Nicolás / Fraile, Rubén / Arias-Londoño, Julian D.: "Advanced preprocessing of larynx images to improve the segmentation of glottal area", 129-132.

Serrurier, A. / Barney, Anna: "Articulatory modelling of the vocal tract in feeding from X-ray images", 133-136.

Moukalled, Habib J. / Deliyski, Dimitar D. / Schwarz, Raphael R. / Wang, Song: "Segmentation of laryngeal high-speed videoendoscopy in temporal domain using paired active contours", 137-140.

Golla, Maria E. / Deliyski, Dimitar D. / Orlikoff, Robert F. / Moukalled, Habib J.: "Objective comparison of the electroglottogram to synchronous high-speed images of vocal-fold contact during vibration", 141-144.

Yan, Y. / Izdebski, K. / Damrose, E. / Bless, D.: "Quantitative analysis of diplophonic vocal fold vibratary pattern from high-speed digital imaging of glottis", 145-147.

Klečkova, Jana / Maule, Petr / Polivka, Jiři / Rohan, Vladimir: "Experimental system for neurological case studies", 149-150.

Devices

Wokurek, Wolfgang / Pützer, Manfred: "Acceleration sensor measurements of subglottal sound pressure for modal and breathy phonation quality", 153-156.

Svec, Jan G. / Sramkova, H. / Granqvist, S.: "Basic requirements on microphones for voice recordings", 157-160.

Jochum, Christian / Reiner, Peter / Hagmüller, Martin: "Comparison of excitation signals for an electronic larynx", 161-164.

Middag, C. / Martens, J. P. / Nuffelen, G. Van / Bodt, M. S. De: "DIA: a tool for objective intelligibility assessment of pathological speech", 165-167.

Singing Voice (Special Session)

Lã, Filipa M. / Sundberg, Johan: "Singing voice and pregnancy - preliminary results from a case study", 171-174.

Howard, David M. / Brereton, Jude / Daffern, Helena: "Case study of voice quality differences in a soprano singing in different early music performance styles", 175-178.

Sisto, R. / Pieroni, A. / Annesi, D. / Nataletti, P. / Sanjust, F. / Manfredi, Claudia / Venzi, M.: "Vocal effort in singers of a national lyric orchestra", 179-182.

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea

Calabrese, Barbara / Pucci, Franco / Sturniolo, Miriam / Veltri, Pierangelo / Gambardella, Antonio / Cannataro, Mario: "Automatic detection of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome based on snore signals", 185-188.

Calisti, M. / Bocchi, L. / Manfredi, Claudia / Romagnoli, I. / Gigliotti, F. / Donzelli, G.: "Automatic detection of post-apnoeic snore events from home and clinical full night sleep recordings", 189-192.

Mechanical Models

Hüttner, B. / Sutor, Alexander / Luegmair, Georg / Bohr, C. / Eysholdt, Ulrich / Döllinger, Michael: "Analysis of deformation characteristics of excised human vocal folds by optical stereo-triangulation", 195-198.

Aalto, A. / Alku, Paavo / Malinen, J.: "A LF-pulse from a simple glottal flow model", 199-202.

Horáček, Jaromír / Gráf, S.: "Mathematical modelling of airflow in the glottal region and its comparison with experimental data", 203-206.

Zörner, S. / Kaltenbacher, M. / Döllinger, Michael: "Finite element model of the human phonation process", 207-209.

Malinen, J. / Palo, P.: "Recording speech during MRI: part II", 211-214.