Accession Number:

AD0639084

Title:

SYLLABLE DURATION AND INTENSITY RELATED TO INTELLIGIBILITY.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

PURDUE RESEARCH FOUNDATION LAFAYETTE IND

Report Date:

1949-07-22

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the investigation was to determine the relation of syllable duration and intensity to speech intelligibility. Three conditions of RT communication were studied a subjects talking over RT circuits in quiet no aircraft noise in headset prior to voice communication instruction b subjects talking over RT circuits with aircraft noise in headset prior to training and c subjects talking over RT circuits with noise after two hours of voice communication instruction. The relationships of syllable duration and intensity to speech intelligibility in these three situations were studied. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Voice Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE