Accession Number : AD0689831

Title :   ACOUSTIC SPECIFICATION OF SPEECH.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 68,

Corporate Author : ROYAL INST OF TECH STOCKHOLM (SWEDEN) SPEECH TRANSMISSION LAB

Personal Author(s) : Fant,C. Gunnar M.

Report Date : 31 JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The following topics are treated: Speech production and singing, Studies related to diver's speech, Measurements of the sound velocity in gas mixtures, Use of an ink-jet recorder as a computer plotter, A pulse-width modulation gate, Temporal organization of syllable production, A model of word and sentence intonation, The role of relative spectrum levels in vowel perception, The use of teaching machine for training experiments in speech perception, Periodic-nonperiodic test of hearing capacity, Acoustical features of hard and soft Russian consonants in connected speech: A spectrographic study, Phase dependent pitch sensation, and Measurements of the head-joint perturbation and the embouchure-reactance of flutes. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPEECH, PHYSIOLOGY), ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, VELOCITY, PHONETICS, AUDITORY PERCEPTION, RUSSIAN LANGUAGE, HEARING, SOUND PITCH, MUSIC, SWEDEN

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE