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Deep Transfer Learning based COVID-19 Detection in Cough, Breath and Speech using Bottleneck Features

@inproceedings{Pahar2021DeepTL,
  title={Deep Transfer Learning based COVID-19 Detection in Cough, Breath and Speech using Bottleneck Features},
  author={Madhurananda Pahar and Thomas R. Niesler},
  year={2021}
}
We present an experimental investigation into the automatic detection of COVID-19 from coughs, breaths and speech as this type of screening is non-contact, does not require specialist medical expertise or laboratory facilities and can easily be deployed on inexpensive consumer hardware. Smartphone recordings of cough, breath and speech from subjects around the globe are used for classification by seven standard machine learning classifiers using leave-p-out cross-validation to provide a… 

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