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By DeLiang Wang, Guy J. Brown

How do we engineer platforms able to "cocktail celebration" listening?

Human listeners may be able to perceptually segregate one sound resource from an acoustic blend, resembling a unmarried voice from a mix of different voices and tune at a hectic cocktail social gathering. How do we engineer "machine listening" structures that accomplish that perceptual feat?

Albert Bregman's booklet Auditory Scene research, released in 1990, drew an analogy among the belief of auditory scenes and visible scenes, and defined a coherent framework for realizing the perceptual association of sound. His account has inspired a lot curiosity in computational reviews of listening to. Such stories are encouraged partially through the call for for sensible sound separation structures, that have many purposes together with noise-robust computerized speech acceptance, listening to prostheses, and automated song transcription. This rising box has develop into referred to as computational auditory scene research (CASA).

Computational Auditory Scene research: ideas, Algorithms, and purposes presents a accomplished and coherent account of the cutting-edge in CASA, when it comes to the underlying rules, the algorithms and approach architectures which are hired, and the aptitude functions of this interesting new know-how. With a Foreword by way of Bregman, its chapters are written via prime researchers and canopy a variety of themes including:

  • Estimation of a number of primary frequencies
  • Feature-based and model-based techniques to CASA
  • Sound separation in accordance with spatial location
  • Processing for reverberant environments
  • Segregation of speech and musical signals
  • Automatic speech acceptance in noisy environments
  • Neural and perceptual modeling of auditory organization

The textual content is written at a degree that would be available to graduate scholars and researchers from similar technological know-how and engineering disciplines. The wide bibliography accompanying each one bankruptcy also will make this booklet a necessary reference resource. an internet site accompanying the textual content, http://www.casabook.org, positive factors software program instruments and sound demonstrations.

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