№2, 2016


Yadigar N. Imamverdiyev, Lyudmila V. Sukhostat

Regional dialect recognition is important in the field of speech technologies. It is widely used in telephone reference systems, adapting the output synthesized speech in dialog systems, and also in forensics for profiling speaker in judicial or military situations, etc. The article describes different approaches that allow the usage of multiple information sources from the acoustic signal for the construction of dialects recognition system. In particular, acoustic, prosodic, phonetic, and phonotactic approaches are considered. (pp.34-38)

Keywords: dialects recognition, acoustic model, speech signal, UBM-GMM model.
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