A corpus of noise-induced word misperceptions for Spanish

Tóth, MA, García Lecumberri, ML, Tang, Y and Cooke, M 2015, 'A corpus of noise-induced word misperceptions for Spanish' , The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA), 137 (2) , EL184-EL189.

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Word misperceptions are valuable in designing and evaluating detailed computational models of speech perception, especially when a number of listeners agree on the misperceived word. The current paper describes the elicitation of a corpus of Spanish word misperceptions induced by different types of noise. Stimuli were presented using an adaptive procedure designed to promote the rapid discovery of misperceptions. The final corpus contains 3235 misperceptions along with speech and masker waveforms, permitting further experimental and modeling studies into the origin of each misperception. The corpus is available online as an open resource.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Salford Innovation Research Centre
Journal or Publication Title: The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA)
Publisher: Acoustical Society of America
ISSN: 0001-4966
Funders: European Community 7th Framework Programme Marie Curie Initial Training Network
Depositing User: Y Tang
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2016 14:47
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2019 09:00
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/39142

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