Silicon Speech

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San Rafael, CA 94903
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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 08/01/05
Most Recent Award Date 08/01/05

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Greenberg Dr. Steven Greenberg 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: EBIRE (East Bay Inst. Res. & Educ)

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF05-T002
Budget: 08/01/05 - 05/01/06

This proposal describes a novel method for synthesizing speech that incorporates acoustic cues for enhancing the listener's ability to judge the distance at which material is spoken. Currently, there is no standard procedure for providing distance information in synthetic speech. The project will delineate the most important acoustic cues used b...