Accession Number:

ADA031789

Title:

Speech Research.

Descriptive Note:

Status rept. 1 Jul-30 Sep 76.

Corporate Author:

HASKINS LABS INC NEW HAVEN CONN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

172.0

Abstract:

This report is one of a series of studies on the nature of speech, instrumentation of its investigation, and practical applications. Among the topics included are Stop Consonant Recognition--Release bursts and formant transitions Modes of Perceiving Discrimination Intensity Differences Carried on formant Transitions Varying in Extent and Duration Discrimination Functions Predicted from Categories in Speech and Music Right-ear Advantage for Musical Stimuli Differing in Rise Time Dichotic Competition of Speech Sounds--Role of acoustic stimulus structure Distance Measures for Speech Recognition--Psychological and instrumental Laryngeal Timing in Consonant Distinctions Phonetic Aspects of Time and Timing Static and Dynamic Acoustic Cues in Distinctive Tones Effects of Selective Adaptation on Voicing in Thai and English Perception of Nonspeech by Infants Categorical Perception Along Oral-Nasal Continuum Stop Voicing Production Nature Outputs and Synthesized Inputs and Shifts in Vowel Perception as Function of Speaking Role.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Voice Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE