ESCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on
Speech Input/Output Assessment and Speech Databases

Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands
September 20-23, 1989

Some Perspectives on Speech Database Development

Lori F. Lamel

LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay, France

The article, Speech Database Development: Design and Analysis of the Acoustic Phonetic Corpus was published in the proceedings of the DARPA Speech Recognition Workshop, held in Palo Alto, February 1986. This article describes some of the issues encountered in the design of the TIMIT database. Below are a few comments related to the design of speech databases, based on the development and subsequent use of TIMIT.

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Bibliographic reference.  Lamel, Lori F. (1989): "Some perspectives on speech database development", In SIOA-1989, Vol.2, 159-160.