Eighth ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
August 31-September 2, 2013

Deep Learning in Speech Synthesis

Heiga Zen

Google, UK

Deep learning has been a hot research topic in various machine learning related areas including general object recognition and automatic speech recognition. This talk will present recent applications of deep learning to statistical parametric speech synthesis and contrast the deep learning-based approaches to the existing hidden Markov model-based one.

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Bibliographic reference.  Zen, Heiga (2013): "Deep learning in speech synthesis", In SSW8 (abstract).