EC864 Speech and Audio Processing

Course Name: 

EC864 Speech and Audio Processing




Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(4-0-0) 4


Speech Production–human speech production mechanism, digital models for speech production, Speech perception, Speech Analysis–Time and frequency domain analysis of speech, Linear prediction, Speech compression, Audio processing–characteristics of audio signals, sampling, Audio compression techniques, Standards for audio compression in multimedia applications, MPEG audio encoding and decoding, audio databases and applications. Speech synthesis–text to speech synthesis, letter to sound rules, syntactic analysis, timing and pitch segmental analysis. Speech recognition.


Douglas O’Shaugnessy, Speech Communication–Human and Machine, IEEE Press, 2000
L R Rabiner, Digital Processing of Speech Signals, Pearson,1978.
T.F Quatieri , Discrete-time speech signal processing: Principles and Practise Pearson,2002.
Zi Nian Li, Fundamentals of Multimedia, Pearson Education, 2003.


Electronics and Communication Engineering(ECE)

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Prof. N. Shekar V. Shet, Professor and Head, 
Department of ECE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar,
Mangalore - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

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