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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Speech acoustics - ALINV603M
Title: Akustika řeči
Guaranteed by: Institute of Linguistics (21-ULING)
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Actual: from 2014
Semester: summer
Points: 0
E-Credits: 3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:1/1 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: APH200006
Explanation: Další informace lze najít po kliknutí na kód předmětu, který výuku zajišťuje.
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: doc. Mgr. Radek Skarnitzl, Ph.D.
Annotation -
Last update: Ing. Tomáš Bořil, Ph.D. (02.05.2018)
The theoretical part covers acoustic properties of speech and essential algorithms used for speech analysis. In seminars, the
covered phenomena will be practiced in the form of exercises. Students will analyze real speech signal samples using
available software tools.
Literature - Czech
Last update: Ing. Tomáš Bořil, Ph.D. (02.05.2018)

Machač, P. & Skarnitzl, R. (2009). Fonetická segmentace hlásek. Praha: Epocha.

Palková, Z. (1994): Fonetika a fonologie češtiny. Praha: Karolinum. (vybrané části)

Kent, R. D. - Read, C. (1992): The acoustic analysis of speech. San Diego: Whurr Publishers.

Johnson, K. (2003): Acoustic and auditory phonetics. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.

Stevens, K. N. (1998): Acoustic phonetics. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press. (vybrané části)

Harrington, J. - Cassidy, S. (1999): Techniques in speech acoustics. Dordrecht: Kluwer. (vybrané části)

Syllabus -
Last update: Ing. Tomáš Bořil, Ph.D. (02.05.2018)

1. Acoustic description of vowels: vowel formants, perception of vowels, Czech vocalic system.
2. Acoustic description of consonants.
3. Programming in Praat
4. Fundaments of the acoustics of suprasegmental phenomena.
5. Fundaments of speech technologies.

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