IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Prosodic stress and topic detection in spoken sentences

Proceedings of SPIRE'2000 - String Processing and Information Retrieval

Author(s): Silipo, R. ; Crestani, F.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2000
Conference Location: A Curuna, Spain
Conference Date: 29 September 2000
Page(s): 243 - 252
ISBN (Paper): 0-7695-0746-8
DOI: 10.1109/SPIRE.2000.878202
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The relationship between acoustic stress and the information content of words is investigated. On the one hand, the average acoustic stress is measured for each word throughout each utterance. On... View More

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