The impact of non-target events in synthetic soundscapes for sound event detection

  title={The impact of non-target events in synthetic soundscapes for sound event detection},
  author={Francesca Ronchini and Romain Serizel and Nicolas Turpault and Samuele Cornell},
  booktitle={Workshop on Detection and Classification of Acoustic Scenes and Events},
Detection and Classification Acoustic Scene and Events Challenge 2021 Task 4 uses a heterogeneous dataset that includes both recorded and synthetic soundscapes. Until recently only target sound events were considered when synthesizing the soundscapes. However, recorded soundscapes often contain a substantial amount of non-target events that may affect the performance. In this paper, we focus on the impact of these non-target events in the synthetic soundscapes. Firstly, we investigate to what… 

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