This paper continues a line of research initiated by Kaernbach and Demany [J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 104, 2298-2306 (1998)], who employed filtered click sequences to explore the temporal mechanism involved in the pitch of unresolved harmonics. In a first experiment, the just noticeable difference (jnd) for the fundamental frequency (F0) of high-pass filtered and… (More)
We present an effort for the development of multilingual named entity grammars in a unification-based finite-state formalism (SProUT). Following an extended version of the MUC7 standard, we locations, currency, time and date expressions. Subgrammars and gazetteers are shared as much as possible for the grammars of the different languages. Multilingual… (More)
Acknowledgements I would like to thank David Willshaw for his continuous advice and encouragement, and for his helpful comments on earlier drafts of this manuscript. I would also like to thank Gert`D.' Westermann and Sam Joseph for many interesting discussions and critical comments.