Fabien Antoine

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This study explores a multilingual phonotactic approach to automatic language identification using Broadcast News data. The definition of a multilingual phoneset is discussed and an upper limit on the performance of the phonotactic approach is estimated by eliminating any degradation due to recognition errors. This upper bound is compared to automatic(More)
Experimental work using phonotactic and syllabotactic approaches for automatic language identification (LID) is presented. Various questions have originated this research: what is the best choice for a multilingual phone inventory? Can a syllabic unit be of interest to extend the scope of the modeling unit? Are context-dependent (CD) acoustic models, widely(More)
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