Accession Number:

ADA608577

Title:

Migrating Dari Clustergen Flite Text-to-Speech Voice from Desktop to Android

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Mar-May 2014

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH LAB ADELPHI MD COMPUTATIONAL AND INFORMATION SCIENCES DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

Festival Lite Flite is a compact version of Festival, a speech synthesis engine developed by Dr Alan W Black of Carnegie Mellon University CMU. When Flite is initially downloaded, it is configured to compile and operate as a standalone program on a variety of platforms e.g., Linux, Windows, Cygwin, etc.. In 2010, Dr Alok Parlikar, a CMU researcherdeveloper, developed an Android platform support layer for Flite. This report describes the process of adding a Dari Flite Clustergen voice to the Flite Android engine.

Subject Categories:

  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE