Third European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Berlin, Germany
September 22-25, 1993


Spectral Characteristics of Fricative Sound

N. R. Ganguli

Electronics and Communication Sciences Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, India

The paper presents studies on acoustic features of fricative consonants in Bengali. The concentration of acoustic energies, antiformat positions, and durations of three fricatives namely dental, palatal and velar are described The effect of following vowel on these acoustic features are also studied. Spectrographic analysis of CV syllables were done by KAY Digital Sonagraph Model DSP 5500.

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Bibliographic reference.  Ganguli, N. R. (1993): "Spectral characteristics of fricative sound", In EUROSPEECH'93, 437-440.