Keyword : HMM-based speech synthesis


Non-Native Text-to-Speech Preserving Speaker Individuality Based on Partial Correction of Prosodic and Phonetic Characteristics
Yuji OSHIMA Shinnosuke TAKAMICHI Tomoki TODA Graham NEUBIG Sakriani SAKTI Satoshi NAKAMURA 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2016/12/01
Vol. E99-D  No. 12 ; pp. 3132-3139
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
cross-lingual speech synthesisEnglish-Read-by-Japanesespeaker individualityHMM-based speech synthesisprosody correctionphonetic correction
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F0 Parameterization of Glottalized Tones in HMM-Based Speech Synthesis for Hanoi Vietnamese
Duy Khanh NINH Yoichi YAMASHITA 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2015/12/01
Vol. E98-D  No. 12 ; pp. 2280-2289
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisF0 parameterizationtonesglottalizationpitch marking
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Integration of Spectral Feature Extraction and Modeling for HMM-Based Speech Synthesis
Kazuhiro NAKAMURA Kei HASHIMOTO Yoshihiko NANKAKU Keiichi TOKUDA 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2014/06/01
Vol. E97-D  No. 6 ; pp. 1438-1448
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Advances in Modeling for Real-world Speech Information Processing and its Application)
Category: HMM-based Speech Synthesis
Keyword: 
integrative modelHMM-based speech synthesisacoustic modelingmel-cepstral analysistrajectory HMM
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Statistical Approaches to Excitation Modeling in HMM-Based Speech Synthesis
June Sig SUNG Doo Hwa HONG Hyun Woo KOO Nam Soo KIM 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2013/02/01
Vol. E96-D  No. 2 ; pp. 379-382
Type of Manuscript:  LETTER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesiswaveform interpolationprincipal component analysisnon-negative matrix factorization
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Outlier Detection and Removal for HMM-Based Speech Synthesis with an Insufficient Speech Database
Doo Hwa HONG June Sig SUNG Kyung Hwan OH Nam Soo KIM 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2012/09/01
Vol. E95-D  No. 9 ; pp. 2351-2354
Type of Manuscript:  LETTER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisdecision tree-based clusteringoutlier detectioninsufficient speech database
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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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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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A Speech Parameter Generation Algorithm Considering Global Variance for HMM-Based Speech Synthesis
Tomoki TODA Keiichi TOKUDA 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2007/05/01
Vol. E90-D  No. 5 ; pp. 816-824
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisspeech parameter generationmaximum likelihood criterionover-smoothing effectglobal variance
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A Hidden Semi-Markov Model-Based Speech Synthesis System
Heiga ZEN Keiichi TOKUDA Takashi MASUKO Takao KOBAYASIH Tadashi KITAMURA 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2007/05/01
Vol. E90-D  No. 5 ; pp. 825-834
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
hidden Markov modelhidden semi-Markov modelHMM-based speech synthesis
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Average-Voice-Based Speech Synthesis Using HSMM-Based Speaker Adaptation and Adaptive Training
Junichi YAMAGISHI Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2007/02/01
Vol. E90-D  No. 2 ; pp. 533-543
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisspeaker adaptationspeaker adaptive training (SAT)hidden semi-Markov model (HSMM)maximum likelihood linear regression (MLLR)voice conversion
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Details of the Nitech HMM-Based Speech Synthesis System for the Blizzard Challenge 2005
Heiga ZEN Tomoki TODA Masaru NAKAMURA Keiichi TOKUDA 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2007/01/01
Vol. E90-D  No. 1 ; pp. 325-333
Type of Manuscript:  PAPER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisBlizzard Challenge 2005STRAIGHTHSMMGV
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Two-Band Excitation for HMM-Based Speech Synthesis
Sang-Jin KIM Minsoo HAHN 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2007/01/01
Vol. E90-D  No. 1 ; pp. 378-381
Type of Manuscript:  LETTER
Category: Speech and Hearing
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisexcitation modelmaximum voiced frequency
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Implementation and Evaluation of an HMM-Based Korean Speech Synthesis System
Sang-Jin KIM Jong-Jin KIM Minsoo HAHN 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2006/03/01
Vol. E89-D  No. 3 ; pp. 1116-1119
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section LETTER (Special Section on Statistical Modeling for Speech Processing)
Category: 
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisspeech synthesisHMMcontext clusteringKorean
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A Style Adaptation Technique for Speech Synthesis Using HSMM and Suprasegmental Features
Makoto TACHIBANA Junichi YAMAGISHI Takashi MASUKO Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2006/03/01
Vol. E89-D  No. 3 ; pp. 1092-1099
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Statistical Modeling for Speech Processing)
Category: Speech Synthesis
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisspeaking styleemotional expressionstyle adaptationhidden semi-Markov model (HSMM)maximum likelihood linear regression (MLLR)
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Speech Synthesis with Various Emotional Expressions and Speaking Styles by Style Interpolation and Morphing
Makoto TACHIBANA Junichi YAMAGISHI Takashi MASUKO Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2005/11/01
Vol. E88-D  No. 11 ; pp. 2484-2491
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Life-like Agent and its Communication)
Category: 
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisspeaking styleemotional expressionstyle interpolationstyle morphinghidden semi-Markov model (HSMM)
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Acoustic Modeling of Speaking Styles and Emotional Expressions in HMM-Based Speech Synthesis
Junichi YAMAGISHI Koji ONISHI Takashi MASUKO Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2005/03/01
Vol. E88-D  No. 3 ; pp. 502-509
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Corpus-Based Speech Technologies)
Category: Speech Synthesis and Prosody
Keyword: 
HMM-based speech synthesisexpressive speech synthesisspeaking styleemotional expressionacoustic modelingdecision tree
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A Training Method of Average Voice Model for HMM-Based Speech Synthesis
Junichi YAMAGISHI Masatsune TAMURA Takashi MASUKO Keiichi TOKUDA Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences
Publication Date: 2003/08/01
Vol. E86-A  No. 8 ; pp. 1956-1963
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Digital Signal Processing)
Category: 
Keyword: 
decision treecontext clusteringspeaker adaptationspeaker adaptive trainingaverage voice modelHMM-based speech synthesis
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A Context Clustering Technique for Average Voice Models
Junichi YAMAGISHI Masatsune TAMURA Takashi MASUKO Keiichi TOKUDA Takao KOBAYASHI 
Publication:   IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2003/03/01
Vol. E86-D  No. 3 ; pp. 534-542
Type of Manuscript:  Special Section PAPER (Special Issue on Speech Information Processing)
Category: Speech Synthesis and Prosody
Keyword: 
decision treecontext clusteringaverage voice modelHMM-based speech synthesisspeaker independent model
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