8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing

Jeju Island, Korea
October 4-8, 2004

Statistics-based Direction Finding for Training Vowels

Cheolwoo Jo, Ilsuh Bak

Changwon National University, Korea

In this paper, we tried to develop a vowel training assistant method using vowel formant statistics. Formant statistics were obtained from PBW set consists of 452 words from 8 persons. Then, we calculated distance from input formants to each center of vowel formant space. Based on the distance, directions to correct the speaker's manner of articulations, i.e. position of jaw and tongue.

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Bibliographic reference.  Jo, Cheolwoo / Bak, Ilsuh (2004): "Statistics-based direction finding for training vowels", In INTERSPEECH-2004, 1837-1840.