Exploiting contextual information for prosodic event detection using auto-context

  title={Exploiting contextual information for prosodic event detection using auto-context},
  author={Junhong Zhao and Wei-Qiang Zhang and Hua Yuan and Michael T. Johnson and Jia Liu and Shanhong Xia},
  journal={EURASIP J. Audio, Speech and Music Processing},
Prosody and prosodic boundaries carry significant information regarding linguistics and paralinguistics and are important aspects of speech. In the field of prosodic event detection, many local acoustic features have been investigated; however, contextual information has not yet been thoroughly exploited. The most difficult aspect of this lies in learning the long-distance contextual dependencies effectively and efficiently. To address this problem, we introduce the use of an algorithm called… CONTINUE READING
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