Towards phoneme inventory discovery for documentation of unwritten languages

@article{Mller2017TowardsPI,
  title={Towards phoneme inventory discovery for documentation of unwritten languages},
  author={Markus M{\"u}ller and J{\"o}rg Franke and Alexander H. Waibel and Sebastian St{\"u}ker},
  journal={2017 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP)},
  year={2017},
  pages={5200-5204}
}
Documenting unwritten languages is a challenging task, even for trained specialists. To help linguists in better and faster documenting new languages is the goal of the French-German ANR-DFG project BULB. To discover the phonetic inventory of a language the project follows three steps: estimating phoneme boundaries, classifying articulatory features (AFs… CONTINUE READING