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Phonene-based topic spotting on the switchboard corpus
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The field of topic spotting in conversational speech deals with the problem of identifying "interesting" conversations or speech extracts contained within large volumes of speech data. Typical applications ...
Analysis and implementation of the speaker adaptation techniques : MAP, MLLR, and MLED
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The topic of this thesis is speaker adaptation, whereby speaker-independent speech models are adapted to more closely match individual speakers by utilising a small amount of data from the targeted ...