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Using Dysphonic Voice to Characterize Speaker's Biometry
Año:2015
Áreas de investigación
  • Lingüística computacional
Datos
Descripción
Phonation distortion leaves relevant marks in a speaker's biometric pro?le. Dysphonic voice production may be used for biometrical speaker characterization. In the present paper phonation features derived from the glottal source (GS) parameterization, after vocal tract inversion, is proposed for dysphonic voice characterization in Speaker Veri?cation tasks. The glottal source derived parameters are matched in a forensic evaluation framework de?ning a distance-based metric speci?cation. The phonation segments used in the study are derived from ?llers, long vowels, and other phonation segments produced in spontaneous telephone conversations. Phonated segments from a telephonic database of 100 male Spanish native speakers are combined in a 10-fold cross-validation task to produce the set of quality measurements outlined in the paper. Shimmer, mucosal wave correlate, vocal fold cover biomechanical parameter unbalance and a subset of the GS cepstral pro?le produce accuracy rates as high as 99.57 for a wide threshold interval (62.08-75.04%). An Equal Error Rate of 0.64 % can be granted. The proposed metric framework is shown to behave more fairly than classical likelihood ratios in supporting the hypothesis of the defense vs that of the prosecution, thus o?ering a more reliable evaluation scoring. Possible applications are Speaker Veri?cation and Dysphonic Voice Grading.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
Si
Título de la revista
Language and Law
ISSN
2183-3745
Factor de impacto JCR
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Volumen
1
DOI
Número de revista
2
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Participantes
  • Autor: Pedro Gomez Vilda (UPM)
  • Autor: Eugenia San Segundo (University of York)
  • Autor: Luis Miguel Mazaira Fernández (Independiente)
  • Autor: Agustin Alvarez Marquina (UPM)
  • Autor: M. Victoria Rodellar Biarge (UPM)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Informática Aplicada al Procesado de Señal e Imagen
  • Departamento: Arquitectura y Tecnología de Sistemas Informáticos
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