Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Simon King

Personal Chair of Speech Processing

  1. Introduction to the Special Issue on The listening talker: Context-dependent speech production and perception

    Cooke, M., King, S., Kleijn, W. B. & Stylianou, Y., Mar 2014, In : Computer Speech and Language. 28, 2, p. 540-542

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Inventory design for Verbmobil Teilprojekt 4.4

    King, S., 1 Oct 1996.

    Research output: Working paper

  3. Investigating Automatic & Human Filled Pause Insertion for Speech Synthesis

    Dall, R., Tomalin, M., Wester, M., Byrne, W. & King, S., 2014, Proc. Interspeech. 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  4. Investigating Festival's target cost function using perceptual experiments

    Strom, V. & King, S., 2008, Proc. Interspeech.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  5. Investigating gated recurrent neural networks for speech synthesis

    Wu, Z. & King, S., Mar 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  6. Investigating the shortcomings of HMM synthesis

    Merritt, T. & King, S., 1 Aug 2013, Proceedings of 8th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop. p. 185-190 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  7. Join Cost for Unit Selection Speech Synthesis

    Vepa, J. & King, S., 2004, Text to Speech Synthesis: New paradigms and advances. Alwan, A. & Narayanan, S. (eds.). Prentice Hall

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

  8. Joint Prosodic and Segmental Unit Selection Speech Synthesis

    Clark, R. A. J. & King, S., 1 Sep 2006, Interspeech 2006- ICSLP: 9th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing. International Speech Communication Association, 1262

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  9. Kalman-filter based Join Cost for Unit-selection Speech Synthesis

    Vepa, J. & King, S., 2003, Eurospeech 2003 - Interspeech 2003: 8th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology. International Speech Communication Association, p. 293-296 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  10. Learning interpretable control dimensions for speech synthesis by using external data

    Hodari, Z., Watts, O., Ronanki, S. & King, S., 6 Sep 2018, Interspeech 2018. Hyderabad, India, p. 32-36 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  11. Letter-based speech synthesis

    Watts, O., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., Sep 2010, Proc. Speech Synthesis Workshop 2010.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  12. Letter-to-Sound Pronunciation Prediction Using Conditional Random Fields

    Wang, D. & King, S., 1 Feb 2011, In : IEEE Signal Processing Letters. 18, 2, p. 122-125 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Lightly Supervised Discriminative Training of Grapheme Models for Improved Sentence-level Alignment of Speech and Text Data

    Stan, A., Bell, P., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 1 Aug 2013, Proc Interspeech 2013. ISCA

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  14. Lightly supervised GMM VAD to use audiobook for speech synthesiser

    Mamiya, Y., Yamagishi, J., Watts, O., Clark, R. A. J., King, S. & Stan, A., 2013, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2013 IEEE International Conference on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 7987-7991 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  15. Listeners' weighting of acoustic cues to synthetic speech naturalness: A multidimensional scaling analysis

    Mayo, C., Clark, R. A. J. & King, S., 1 Mar 2011, In : Speech Communication. 53, 3, p. 311-326 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Mage - Reactive articulatory feature control of HMM-based parametric speech synthesis

    Astrinaki, M., Moinet, A., Yamagishi, J., Richmond, K., Ling, Z-H., King, S. & Dutoit, T., Aug 2013, 8th ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis: Barcelona, Spain. p. 227-231 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. Mage-HMM-based speech synthesis reactively controlled by the articulators

    Astrinaki, M., Moinet, A., Yamagishi, J., Richmond, K., Ling, Z-H., King, S. & Dutoit, T., Sep 2013, 8th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop. 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  18. Manual transcription of conversational speech at the articulatory feature level

    Livescu, K., Bezman, A., Borges, N., Yung, L., C‡etin, O., Frankel, J., King, S., Magimai-Doss, M., Chi, X. & Lavoie, L., 1 Apr 2007, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, 2007 (ICASSP 2007). Vol. 4. p. 953-956 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  19. Measuring a decade of progress in Text-to-Speech

    King, S., Jan 2014, In : Loquens. 1, 1, e006.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Measuring the Gap Between HMM-Based ASR and TTS

    Dines, J., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 1 Dec 2010, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing. 4, 6, p. 1046-1058 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Measuring the Perceptual Effects of Modelling Assumptions in Speech Synthesis Using Stimuli Constructed from Repeated Natural Speech

    Henter, G. E., Merritt, T., Shannon, M., Mayo, C. & King, S., 2014, INTERSPEECH 2014 15th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1504-1508 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  22. Measuring the cognitive load of synthetic speech using a dual task paradigm

    Govender, A. & King, S., 6 Sep 2018, 19th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication, INTERSPEECH 2018. Sekhar, CC., Rao, P., Ghosh, PK., Murthy, HA., Yegnanarayana, B., Umesh, S., Alku, P., Prasanna, SRM. & Narayanan, S. (eds.). International Speech Communication Association, p. 2843-2847 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  23. Measuring the contribution to cognitive load of each predicted vocoder speech parameter in DNN-based speech synthesis

    Govender, A., Valentini-Botinhao, C. & King, S., 22 Sep 2019, Proceedings of the 10th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop. International Speech Communication Association, p. 121-126 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  24. Measuring the gap between HMM-based ASR and TTS

    Dines, J., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 1 Sep 2009, Interspeech 2009: 10th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1391-1394 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  25. Median-based generation of synthetic speech durations using a non-parametric approach

    Ronanki, S., Watts, O., King, S. & Henter, G. E., 9 Feb 2017, 2016 IEEE Spoken Language Technology Workshop (SLT). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 686-692 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  26. Merlin: An Open Source Neural Network Speech Synthesis System

    Wu, Z., Watts, O. & King, S., 15 Sep 2016, 9th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop (2016). p. 202-207 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  27. Modelling Prominence and Emphasis Improves Unit-Selection Synthesis

    Strom, V., Nenkova, A., Clark, R., Vazquez-Alvarez, Y., Brenier, J., King, S. & Jurafsky, D., 1 Aug 2007, Interspeech 2007: 8th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. p. 1282-1285

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  28. Modelling the Uncertainty in Recovering Articulation from Acoustics

    Richmond, K., King, S. & Taylor, P., Apr 2003, In : Computer Speech and Language. 17, 2-3, p. 153-172 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Monolingual and crosslingual comparison of tandem features derived from articulatory and phone MLPs

    Çetin, Ã., Magimai-Doss, M., Kantor, A., King, S., Bartels, C., Frankel, J. & Livescu, K., Dec 2007, Proceedings of the IEEE workshop on Automated Speech Recognition and Understanding, 2007 (ASRU 07). p. 36-41 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  30. Multidimensional Scaling of Listener Responses to Synthetic Speech

    Mayo, C., Clark, R. A. J. & King, S., 1 Sep 2005, Interspeech 2005 - Eurospeech: 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology . International Speech Communication Association, p. 1725-1728 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  31. Multiple-average-voice-based speech synthesis

    Lanchantin, P., Gales, M. J. F., King, S. & Yamagishi, J., 4 May 2014, ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 285-289 5 p. 6853603

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  32. Multisyn Voices for the Blizzard Challenge 2006

    Clark, R., Richmond, K., Strom, V. & King, S., 1 Sep 2006, Proc. Blizzard Challenge Workshop (Interspeech Satellite).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  33. Multisyn voices from ARCTIC data for the Blizzard challenge

    Clark, R. A. J., Richmond, K. & King, S., 1 Sep 2005, Interspeech 2005 - Eurospeech: 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology . International Speech Communication Association, p. 101-104

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  34. Multisyn: Open-domain unit selection for the Festival speech synthesis system

    Clark, R. A. J., Richmond, K. & King, S., 2007, In : Speech Communication. 49, 4, p. 317-330 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Named Entity Extraction from Word Lattices

    Horlock, J. & King, S., 1 Sep 2003, Eurospeech 2003 - Interspeech 2003: 8th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1265-1268 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  36. Nativization of foreign names in TTS for automatic reading of world news in Swahili

    Mendelson, J., Oplustil, P., Watts, O. & King, S., 24 Aug 2017, Proceedings Interspeech 2017. p. 2188-2192 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  37. Neural net word representations for phrase-break prediction without a part of speech tagger

    Watts, O., Gangireddy, S., Yamagishi, J., King, S., Renals, S., Stan, A. & Giurgiu, M., 4 May 2014, ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2599-2603 5 p. 6854070

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  38. New Objective Distance Measures for Spectral Discontinuities in Concatenative Speech Synthesis

    Vepa, J., King, S. & Taylor, P., 1 Sep 2002, Proceedings of the 2002 IEEE workshop on speech synthesis. p. 223-226 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  39. Noise-robust whispered speech recognition using a non-audible-murmur microphone with VTS compensation

    Yang, C-Y., Brown, G., Lu, L., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 4 Dec 2012, Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP), 2012 8th International Symposium on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 220-223 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Objective Distance Measures for Spectral Discontinuities in Concatenative Speech Synthesis

    Vepa, J., King, S. & Taylor, P., 1 Sep 2002, ICSLP 2002: 7th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing. International Speech Communication Association, p. 2605-2608 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. Observation Process Adaptation for Linear Dynamic Models

    Frankel, J. & King, S., 1 Sep 2006, In : Speech Communication. 48, 9, p. 1192-1199 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Personalising speech-to-speech translation: Unsupervised cross-lingual speaker adaptation for HMM-based speech synthesis

    Dines, J., Liang, H., Saheer, L., Gibson, M., Byrne, W., Oura, K., Tokuda, K., Yamagishi, J., King, S., Wester, M., Hirsimäki, T., Karhila, R. & Kurimo, M., Feb 2013, In : Computer Speech and Language. 27, 2, p. 420-437 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Personalising speech-to-speech translation in the EMIME project

    Kurimo, M., Byrne, W., Dines, J., Garner, P. N., Gibson, M., Guan, Y., Hirsimaki, T., Karhila, R., King, S., Liang, H., Oura, K., Saheer, L., Shannon, M., Shiota, S., Tian, J., Tokuda, K., Wester, M., Wu, Y-J. & Yamagishi, J., Jul 2010, Proceedings of the ACL 2010 System Demonstrations. p. 48-53 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  44. Phone classification in pseudo-Euclidean Vector Spaces

    Gutkin, A. & King, S., 1 Oct 2004, Interspeech 2004 - ICSLP: 8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1453-1457 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  45. Posterior-based confidence measures for spoken term detection

    Wang, D., Tejedor, J., Frankel, J., King, S. & Col'a, S. J., 2009, ICASSP09.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  46. Predicting Consonant Duration with Bayesian Belief Networks

    Goubanova, O. & King, S., 2005, Interspeech 2005 - Eurospeech: 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology . International Speech Communication Association, p. 1941-1944 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  47. Prosodic Information in a Speech Recognition System intended for Dialogue

    Isard, S., King, S., Taylor, P. & Kowtko, J., 1995, IEEE Workshop in speech recognition. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  48. Rating Naturalness in Speech Synthesis: The Effect of Style and Expectation

    Dall, R., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 2014, Speech Prosody 2014.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  49. Reactive accent interpolation through an interactive map application

    Astrinaki, M., Yamagishi, J., King, S., d'Alessandro, N. & Dutoit, T., Aug 2013, Proceedings of 8th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop. p. 245-246 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  50. Reconstructing Voices within the Multiple-Average-Voice-Model framework

    Lanchantin, P., Veaux, C., Gales, M. J. F., King, S. & Yamagishi, J., Sep 2015, INTERSPEECH 2015 16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. International Speech Communication Association, p. 2232-2236 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  51. Recording speech articulation in dialogue: Evaluating a synchronized double electromagnetic articulography setup

    Geng, C., Turk, A., Scobbie, J. M., Macmartin, C., Hoole, P., Richmond, K., Wrench, A., Pouplier, M., Bard, E., Campbell, Z., Dickie, C., Dubourg, E., Hardcastle, W., Kainada, E., King, S., Lickley, R., Nakai, S., Renals, S., White, K. & Wiegand, R., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Phonetics. 41, 6, p. 421-431 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Robust Speaker-Adaptive HMM-Based Text-to-Speech Synthesis

    Yamagishi, J., Nose, T., Zen, H., Ling, Z. H., Toda, T., Tokuda, K., King, S. & Renals, S., Aug 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 17, 6, p. 1208-1230 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Robust TTS Duration Modelling Using DNNs

    Henter, G., Ronanki, S., Watts, O., Wester, M., Wu, Z. & King, S., Mar 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 5130-5134 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  54. Robustness of HMM-based speech synthesis

    Yamagishi, J., Ling, Z. & King, S., Sep 2008, Proc. Interspeech. p. 581-584 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  55. Roles of the Average Voice in Speaker-adaptive HMM-based Speech Synthesis

    Yamagishi, J., Watts, O., King, S. & Usabaev, B., 2010, Proc. Interspeech 2010.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  56. SAS: A Speaker Verification Spoofing Database Containing Diverse Attacks

    Wu, Z., Khodabakhsh, A., Demiroglu, C., Yamagishi, J., Saito, D., Toda, T. & King, S., 2015, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2015 IEEE International Conference on . Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 4440-4444 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  57. SVitchboard 1: Small Vocabulary Tasks from Switchboard 1

    King, S., Bartels, C. & Bilmes, J., 2005, Interspeech 2005 - Eurospeech: 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology . International Speech Communication Association, p. 3385-3388 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  58. Sentence-level control vectors for deep neural network speech synthesis

    Watts, O., Wu, Z. & King, S., Sep 2015, INTERSPEECH 2015 16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. International Speech Communication Association, p. 2217-2221 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  59. Simple methods for improving speaker-similarity of HMM-based speech synthesis

    Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 2010, Proc. ICASSP 2010.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  60. Simple4All proposals for the Albayzin Evaluations in Speech Synthesis

    Lorenzo-Trueba, J., Watts, O., Barra-Chicote, R., Yamagishi, J., King, S. & Montero, J. M., 2012, Proc. Iberspeech 2012.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  61. Single Speaker Segmentation and Inventory Selection Using Dynamic Time Warping Self Organization and Joint Multigram Mapping

    Aylett, M. & King, S., 2008, SSW06. p. 258-263

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  62. Smooth talking: articulatory join costs for unit selection

    Richmond, K. & King, S., 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 5150-5154 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  63. Soft context clustering for F0 modeling in HMM-based speech synthesis

    Khorram, S., Sameti, H. & King, S., 9 Jan 2015, In : EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing. 2015, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Source-Filter Separation for Articulation-to-Speech Synthesis

    Shiga, Y. & King, S., 1 Oct 2004, Interspeech 2004 - ICSLP: 8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1913-1916 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  65. Sparse Gaussian Graphical Models for Speech Recognition

    Bell, P. & King, S., 1 Aug 2007, Interspeech 2007: 8th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. p. 2113-2116 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  66. Speaker adaptation and the evaluation of speaker similarity in the EMIME speech-to-speech translation project

    Wester, M., Dines, J., Gibson, M., Liang, H., Wu, Y-J., Saheer, L., King, S., Oura, K., Garner, P. N., Byrne, W., Guan, Y., Hirsimaki, T., Karhila, R., Kurimo, M., Shannon, M., Shiota, S., Tian, J., Tokuda, K. & Yamagishi, J., 2010, Proc. of 7th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  67. Speech Recognition using Linear Dynamic Models

    Frankel, J. & King, S., 1 Jan 2007, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 15, 1, p. 246-256 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. Speech Recognition via Phonetically Featured Syllables

    King, S., Stephenson, T., Isard, S., Taylor, P. & Strachan, A., 1 Dec 1998, ICSLP `98: 5th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1031-1034 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  69. Speech Synthesis

    King, S., Sep 2011, Speech and Audio Signal Processing. Gold, B., Morgan, N. & Ellis, D. (eds.). 2nd ed. Wiley, p. 431-454 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  70. Speech Synthesis

    King, S., Ellis, D. & Morgan, N., 2011, Speech and Audio Signal Processing. Gold, B., Morgan, N. & Ellis, D. (eds.). 2nd ed. Wiley, p. 431-454 24 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  71. Speech Technologies: Language Variation

    King, S., Mar 2006, Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. Brown, K. (ed.). 2nd ed. Elsevier, p. 56-61 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

  72. Speech Waveform Reconstruction using Convolutional Neural Networks with Noise and Periodic Inputs

    Watts, O., Valentini Botinhao, C. & King, S., 17 Apr 2019, ICASSP 2019 - 2019 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Brighton, United Kingdom: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 7045-7049 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  73. Speech production knowledge in automatic speech recognition

    King, S., Frankel, J., Livescu, K., McDermott, E., Richmond, K. & Wester, M., 1 Feb 2007, In : Journal of the acoustical society of america. 121, 2, p. 723-742 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Speech recognition in the articulatory domain: investigating an alternative to acoustic HMMs

    Frankel, J. & King, S., 1 Apr 2001, Proc. Workshop on Innovations in Speech Processing.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  75. Speech recognition via phonetically-featured syllables

    King, S., Taylor, P., Frankel, J. & Richmond, K., 2000, PHONUS 5 : Proceedings of the Workshop on "Phonetics and Phonology in ASR. Parameters and Features, and their Implications". Barry, W. J. & Koreman, J. (eds.). Saarbruken: Institute of Phonetics, Vol. 5. p. 15-34 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  76. Speech synthesis

    King, S., 25 Feb 2016, Oxford Bibliographies in Linguistics. Aronoff, M. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, 29 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

  77. Speech synthesis technologies for individuals with vocal disabilities: Voice banking and reconstruction

    Yamagishi, J., Veaux, C., King, S. & Renals, S., 2012, In : Acoustical Science and Technology. 33, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  78. Speech synthesis using non-uniform units in the Verbmobil project

    King, S., Portele, T. & Höfer, F., 1 Sep 1997, Proc. Eurospeech 97: 5th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology . International Speech Communication Association, p. 569-572 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  79. Speech synthesis without a phone inventory

    Aylett, M., King, S. & Yamagishi, J., 2009, Interspeech. p. 2087-2090 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  80. Statistical Analysis of the Blizzard Challenge 2007 Listening Test Results

    Clark, R. A. J., Podsiadlo, M., Fraser, M., Mayo, C. & King, S., 1 Aug 2007, Proc. Blizzard 2007 (in Proc. Sixth ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis). International Speech Communication Association

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  81. Statistical parametric speech synthesis for Ibibio

    Ekpenyong, M., Urua, E-A., Watts, O., King, S. & Yamagishi, J., Jan 2014, In : Speech Communication. 56, p. 243-251 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  82. Stochastic Pronunciation Modelling and Soft Match for Out-of-vocabulary Spoken Term Detection

    Wang, D., King, S., Frankel, J. & Bell, P., 1 Mar 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International conference on Acoustic Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). NEW YORK: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 5294-5297 4 p. (IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  83. Stochastic Pronunciation Modelling for Out-of-Vocabulary Spoken Term Detection

    Wang, D., King, S. & Frankel, J., May 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 19, 4, p. 688-698 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. Stochastic pronunciation modelling for spoken term detection

    Wang, D., King, S. & Frankel, J., 2009, Proceedings of Interspeech 2009 Brighton. p. 2135-2138 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  85. Structural Representation of Speech for Phonetic Classification

    Gutkin, A. & King, S., 1 Aug 2004, Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Pattern Recognition, 2004 (ICPR 2004). Cambridge, UK: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Vol. 3. p. 438-441 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  86. Subjective Evaluation Of Join Cost Functions Used In Unit Selection Speech Synthesis

    Vepa, J. & King, S., 1 Oct 2004, Interspeech 2004 - ICSLP: 8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing. International Speech Communication Association, p. 1181-1184 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  87. Subjective Evaluation of Join Cost and Smoothing Methods for Unit Selection Speech Synthesis

    Vepa, J. & King, S., 1 Sep 2006, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 14, 5, p. 1763-1771 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  88. Subjective evaluation of join cost and smoothing methods

    Vepa, J. & King, S., 1 Jun 2004, Proc. 5th ISCA speech synthesis workshop. International Speech Communication Association, p. 7-12 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  89. Synthesis of Child Speech With HMM Adaptation and Voice Conversion

    Watts, O., Yamagishi, J., King, S. & Berkling, K., Jul 2010, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 18, 5, p. 1005-1016 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  90. TUNDRA: a multilingual corpus of found data for TTS research created with light supervision

    Stan, A., Watts, O., Mamiya, Y., Giurgiu, M., Clark, R. A. J., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., 2013, INTERSPEECH 2013, 14th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association: Lyon, France, August 25-29, 2013. ISCA-INST SPEECH COMMUNICATION ASSOC, p. 2331-2335 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  91. Term-Dependent Confidence for Out-of-Vocabulary Term Detection

    Wang, D., King, S., Frankel, J. & Bell, P., 2009, In Proc. Interspeech. p. 2139-2142

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  92. Term-dependent Confidence Normalization for Out-of-Vocabulary Spoken Term Detection

    Wang, D., Tejedor, J., King, S. & Frankel, J., Mar 2012, In : Journal of Computer Science and Technology. 27, 2, p. 358-375 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  93. Testing the Consistency Assumption: Pronunciation Variant Forced Alignment in Read and Spontaneous Speech Synthesis

    Dall, R., Brognaux, S., Richmond, K., Valentini Botinhao, C., Henter, G., Hirschberg, J., Yamagishi, J. & King, S., Mar 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 5155-5159 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  94. The Blizzard Challenge 2007

    Fraser, M. & King, S., 1 Aug 2007, The Blizzard Challenge 2007: Workshop : in Sixth ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis. International Speech Communication Association

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  95. The Blizzard Challenge 2008

    Karaiskos, V., King, S., Clark, R. A. J. & Mayo, C., 2008, Proc. Blizzard Challenge Workshop.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  96. The Blizzard Challenge 2009

    King, S. & Karaiskos, V., 2009.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  97. The Edinburgh Speech Production Facility Dialogue Corpus

    Turk, A., Scobbie, J., Geng, C., Macmartin, C., King, S. & Renals, S., 2010

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  98. The Edinburgh Speech Production Facility DoubleTalk Corpus

    Scobbie, J., Turk, A., Geng, C., King, S., Lickley, R. & Richmond, K., 1 Aug 2013, Proc. Interspeech.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  99. The Edinburgh Speech Production Facility's articulatory corpus of spontaneous dialogue.

    Turk, A., Scobbie, J., Geng, C., Macmartin, C., Bard, E., Campbell, B., Dickie, C., Dubourg, E., Hardcastle, B., Hoole, P., Kanaida, E., Lickley, R., Nakai, S., Pouplier, M., King, S., Renals, S., Richmond, K., Schaeffler, S., Wiegand, R., White, K. & 1 othersWrench, A., 2010, In : Journal of the acoustical society of america. 128, 4, p. 2429-2429 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle