Spoken Language Processing

Research tools and resources for Spoken Language Processing

We are currently working on two new features for the speech synthesis system:

  • A hybrid speech synthesis engine: guided unit selection by HMM statistical parametric speech synthesis
  • A neural approach to speech synthesis

Update: We managed to train a network to synthesize two utterances using the speech data provided in the Blizzard Challenge 2017 English corpus:

“Old Mother Hubbard”

“Retold by Russell Punter.”