Accession Number : AD0752156
Title : Preliminary Evaluation of Synthetic Speech.
Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,
Corporate Author : TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER CAMBRIDGE MASS
Personal Author(s) : Hilborn,Edwin H.
Report Date : AUG 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 25
Abstract : The report briefly discusses the methods for storing and generating synthetic speech and a preliminary evaluation of the intelligibility of a speech synthesizer having a 75-word vacabulary selected for air traffic control messages. A program is suggested for additional testing based upon a vocabulary expanded to 128 words. (Author)
Descriptors : (*SPEECH, SYNTHESIS), (*VOICE COMMUNICATIONS, *AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT), (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, VOICE COMMUNICATIONS), COCKPITS, INTELLIGIBILITY, DIGITAL SYSTEMS
Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE