Speech coding: recognizing what we do not hear in speech.

  • Bishnu S. Atal
  • Published 1983 in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Speech is a highly redundant signal. The redundant nature of speech is important for providing reliable communication over air pathways. A large part of this redundancy is useless for speech communication over digital channels. Speech coding aims at minimizing the information rate needed to reproduce a speech signal with specified fidelity. In this paper… (More)