• Data-driven augmentation of pronunciation dictionaries 

      Loots, Linsen (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis investigates various data-driven techniques by which pronunciation dictionaries can be automatically augmented. First, well-established grapheme-to-phoneme (G2P) conversion techniques are ...
    • Improving visual speech synthesis using Decision Tree Models 

      Rademan, Christiaan Frans (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Visual speech synthesis is essential for believable virtual character interaction. Traditionally, animation artists recreate the oral motions expected from speech utterances. In response, we present ...