Takashi NOSE


HMM-Based Voice Conversion Using Quantized F0 Context
Takashi NOSE Yuhei OTA Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2010/09/01
Vol. E93-D  No. 9  pp. 2483-2490
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Processing Natural Speech Variability for Improved Verbal Human-Computer Interaction)
Category: Voice Conversion
Keyword: 
voice conversionHMM-based speech synthesisF0 quantizationprosodic contextnonparallel data
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A Rapid Model Adaptation Technique for Emotional Speech Recognition with Style Estimation Based on Multiple-Regression HMM
Yusuke IJIMA Takashi NOSE Makoto TACHIBANA Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2010/01/01
Vol. E93-D  No. 1  pp. 107-115
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
emotional speechspeaking stylestyle estimationmultiple-regression HMMstyle adaptationspeaker adaptation
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A Technique for Estimating Intensity of Emotional Expressions and Speaking Styles in Speech Based on Multiple-Regression HSMM
Takashi NOSE Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2010/01/01
Vol. E93-D  No. 1  pp. 116-124
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
emotion recognitionemotional expressionspeaking styleintensity of stylehidden semi-Markov model (HSMM)multiple-regression HSMM (MRHSMM)
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HMM-Based Style Control for Expressive Speech Synthesis with Arbitrary Speaker's Voice Using Model Adaptation
Takashi NOSE Makoto TACHIBANA Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2009/03/01
Vol. E92-D  No. 3  pp. 489-497
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
expressive speechHMM-based speech synthesisstyle controlmultiple-regression HSMM (MRHSMM)model adaptationaverage voice model
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A Style Control Technique for HMM-Based Expressive Speech Synthesis
Takashi NOSE Junichi YAMAGISHI Takashi MASUKO Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2007/09/01
Vol. E90-D  No. 9  pp. 1406-1413
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisspeaking styleemotional expressionstyle interpolationhidden semi-Markov model (HSMM)multiple-regression HSMM (MRHSMM)
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LCD Legibility as a Function of Resolution
Takashi NOSE Naoyasu IKEDA Hiroshi KANOH Hidenori IKENO Hiroshi HAYAMA Setsuo KANEKO 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Electronics
Publication Date: 1999/10/25
Vol. E82-C  No. 10  pp. 1792-1797
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Issue on Electronic Displays)
Category: 
Keyword: 
TFT-LCDhigh resolutionlegibilitysubjective psychological experiments
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